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Blue Cheese Party Ball

Blue Cheese Party Ball

This is a wonderful cheese ball. It is very easy to make and simply delicious!

June 2007
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Antipasto

Antipasto

This is the basic appetizer that my family grew up with. It was served on holiday occasions.

March 2007
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Salsa

Salsa

Its fast, simple, and will make your mouth water!

March 2007
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Swedish Meatballs

Swedish Meatballs

Swedish meatballs can be served as an appetizer or at dinner with steamed rice and a vegetable.

March 2007
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Hush Puppies

Hush Puppies

Ingredients 2 cups cornmeal 1 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon flour 1egg 1 teaspoon baking powder 2 cups buttermilk 1 teaspoon baking soda 6 tablespoons grated onion   Directions Sift together dry ingrdients. Beat egg; add buttermilk and onion. Add to dry ingredients; mix well. Drop by tablespoons into hot cooking oil. When done, they will… Continue Reading »

January 2007
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Sweet & Sour Smokeys

Sweet & Sour Smokeys

Ingredients 1 cup firmly packed brown sugar 2 teaspoons dry mustard 3 tablespoons flour 1 1/2 teaspoons soy sauce 1 cup pineapple juice 2lbs miniature hot dogs or smokey links 1/2 cup cider vinegar Directions Combine all ingredients, except hot dogs in fondue pot; mix well. Bring to a boil. Add hot dogs; reduce temperature…. Continue Reading »

October 2006
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Parmesan Potato Skins

Parmesan Potato Skins

Ingredients 4 large baking potatoes 2 tablespoons parmesan cheese 1-1/2 tablespoons butter, melted ¼ teaspoon onion salt Directions Scrub potatoes and wipe on a light coating of salad oil. Prick with a fork. Bake 50 to 60 minutes in a 400 degree oven or until potatoes are soft. Cool slightly. Cut each potato in quarters,… Continue Reading »

September 2006
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Fruit Dip

Ingredients 1 (8oz) pkg. cream cheese                  2 tablespoons lemon juice 1 teaspoon lemon rind  1/2 cup whipping cream or cool whip  Directions Whip all ingredients together and chill. Serve with fresh cut fruit. (apples, oranges, strawberries, pears, kiwi, etc).

September 2006
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Pickled Shrimp

Pickled Shrimp

Ingredients   2 lbs medium fresh shrimp                1/2 teaspoon leaf thyme, crushed 1/4 cup olive oil                                1 bay leaf 1 large carrot, peeled & sliced            1 green pepper, seeded & sliced 2 small onions, peeled & sliced           1 red pepper, seeded & sliced 4 cloves garlic                                   1 tablespoon salt 2 cups cider vinegar                           1/4 teaspoon… Continue Reading »

September 2006
Listed under: Appetizers, Seafood
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