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Reviewed Broccoli Salad

Jun 12, 2012 in Food Network Community Toolbox on

Left out the tomatoes, reduced the mayo to 3/4 cup, substituted craisins for the raisins, added 1/2 cup toasted sliced almonds and substituted prepackaged grated 4 cheese mix for the cheddar chuncks . It was fabulous! I will make it again."

Reviewed Persimmon Cookies

Jan 12, 2012 in on

This is the second year I have used this recipe. I substituted butter for the shortening, other than that I followed the recipe exactly. I used my Cuisinart and used the butter out of the refrigerater. My son was a Chef in a nice restaurant last year. After the Executive Chef had my cookies, he added them to the menu last winter. EXCELLENT Co...

Saved Recipe Persimmon Cookies by cookiedog

Jan 11, 2012 on

Saved Recipe Persimmon Cookies by cookiedog

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Saved Recipe Soft Snickerdoodle Cookies by Juju Bee

Nov 29, 2011 on

Saved Recipe Why-I-Joined-Zaar Carrot Cake by Lennie

Nov 27, 2011 on

Reviewed Fusilli with Spinach and Asiago Cheese

Nov 7, 2011 in Food Network Community Toolbox on

This was really good. I substituted one pound of whole grain penne pasta. I added 1/2 medium chopped onion and one whole chopped red bell pepper and a total of three cloves of garlic to the oil. Then I added the cherry tomatoes and the spinich. I also added 1/2 cup more of cheese. Family loved it. ""

Reviewed Black-Eyed Peas

Mar 24, 2011 in Food Network Community Toolbox on

I only used 1 cup or half of a one pound bag of black eyed peas that I soaked overnight. I did not have a bell pepper, but I did have a jalapeno pepper that I seeded and finely chopped. I sauted one chopped onion and the jalapeno pepper in 2 1/2 tablespoons of butter. I added the soaked black eyed peas and two cups of water and cooked covered on...

Reviewed Oven Roasted Cauliflower with Turmeric and Ginger

Oct 11, 2010 in Food Network Community Toolbox on Food Network

This was a hit with my family. I did not have fresh ginger so I used ground ginger. Still was delicious!!!

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