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This sweet and savory treat is the perfect snack for the big game or any occasion when you need to put out a big bo...

  • 4 quarts popped corn, about 1 cup kernels
  • 1 cup salted butter
  • 2 cups light brown sugar, packed
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup light corn syrup
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 cup salted peanuts
  • 30 fun size Snickers bars, chopped
  • 3 ounces melted chocolate chips
4.4/5 (62 Votes)

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These Rice Krispie treats are extra special with sweet, salted caramel mixed in! You’ll love the gooey, sticky go...

  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 1/4 cup heavy cream
  • 5 tablespoons butter, divided
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 1 (10-ounce) package marshmallows
  • 6 cups Rice Krispies
4.5/5 (55 Votes)

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A quick and easy, great tasting snack the whole family will enjoy! Eat them alone or serve alongside a dip, these c

  • 1 stick melted butter
  • 1 packet Ranch dressing mix
  • 1/4 cup grated Parmesan
  • 1 tablespoon red pepper flakes
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 box Ritz crackers
4.4/5 (57 Votes)

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Fun and festive, these caramel apple jello shots are a sweet and tart addition to any bar at your next celebratory ...

  • juice from 1 lemon
  • 5 Granny Smith apples
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 (1-ounce) envelope caramel hot chocolate mix
  • 1/4 cup sweetened condensed milk
  • 1/4 cup caramel sauce
  • 1 envelope unflavored knox gelatin
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1 cup vodka
4.5/5 (50 Votes)

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Yeehaw!! Frosted chocolate cupcakes are given a "hat" and tied off with a "lasso"

  • Chocolate frosted chocolate cupcakes (I used cake mix and canned frosting)
  • Pringle potato chips (Original)
  • Large white sugar-coated gumdrops
  • Twizzlers Pull 'n Peel string licorice candy
  • Twine for decorating cupcakes
4.4/5 (55 Votes)

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Combine crunchy pretzel sticks with chewy caramel to make an addicting sweet and salty treat

  • 2 cups granulated sugar
  • 1 cup light corn syrup
  • 1 cup butter, cubed
  • 1 (14 ounce) can sweetened condensed milk
  • 1 (10 ounce) package pretzel rods
  • 6 to 12 ounces white candy coating
  • 6 to 12 ounces milk chocolate candy coating
  • 3/4 cup walnuts, finely chopped (Optional)
4.5/5 (49 Votes)

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Chicken Alfredo Roll-ups are the most delicious and easy way to have the flavors of creamy chicken alfredo and lasa...

  • GARLIC ALFREDO SAUCE:
  • 9 lasagna noodles
  • 2 1/2 cups alfredo sauce, jarred or homemade recipe below
  • 2 cups cooked, shredded chicken
  • oregano to taste
  • garlic salt to taste
  • 3 cups shredded mozzarella or melty cheese of your choice, divided
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 4 tablespoons cream cheese
  • 2 cups heavy cream or half and half
  • 2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon fresh garlic, minced
  • salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 2/3 cup parmesan cheese
4.4/5 (58 Votes)

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Here’s a fun way to serve chili and cornbread together

  • 3 tablespoon canola oil, divided
  • 1 large onion, chopped
  • 1 green bell pepper, chopped
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 pound 95% lean ground beef
  • 2 (15 ounce) cans kidney beans, rinsed and drained
  • 1 (28-ounce) can crushed tomatoes, undrained
  • 3 tablespoons chili powder
  • 1 tablespoon ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon sweet paprika
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper (Optional)
  • Nonstick cooking spray
  • 1 1/4 cups cornmeal
  • 3/4 cup whole-wheat flour
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 large egg, lightly beaten
  • 1 1/4 cups low-fat milk
  • 1/2 cup fresh cilantro, chopped
  • 1 1/2 cups extra-sharp Cheddar cheese, shredded
4.6/5 (44 Votes)

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Perfect recipe for a Halloween or April Fool's day party ! Red velvet cupcakes with frosting and glass shards with

  • SUGAR GLASS:
  • 1 can white frosting
  • 1 box red velvet cake mix
  • 2 cups water
  • 1 cup light corn syrup
  • 3 1/2 cups white sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon cream of tartar
  • EDIBLE BLOOD:
  • 1/2 cup light corn syrup
  • 1 tablespoon cornstarch
  • 1/4 cup water, or more as needed
  • 15 drops red food coloring
  • 3 drops blue food coloring
4.2/5 (70 Votes)

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These pan-fried Red Curry Shrimp Dumplings are addictive, so be sure you make enough to feed your guests or family ...

  • 3/4 pound shrimp, 21 to 30 count, defrosted if frozen, peeled and deveined
  • 2 scallions, roughly chopped
  • 2 teaspoons ginger, grated
  • 4 teaspoons Thai red curry paste or less to taste
  • 1 teaspoon fish sauce
  • 24 wonton wrappers
  • 2 teaspoons vegetable oil
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 1 teaspoons sesame oil
  • 1/2 teaspoons lime zest
4.8/5 (27 Votes)

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Life is short - have your BLT as an appetizer! Make this creamy dip featuring bacon, lettuce and tomatoes and enjoy...

  • Nonstick cooking spray
  • 1 1/2 pounds bacon, cooked, drained, crumbled, and divided
  • 2 (8 ounce) packages cream cheese, softened
  • 2 cups mozzarella cheese, shredded
  • 1 cup cheddar cheese, shredded
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1/4 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/2 teaspoon Italian seasoning
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder (or to taste)
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 tablespoon mustard
  • 2 cups seeded tomatoes, chopped
  • 1 1/2 cups iceberg lettuce, shredded
  • Toasted bread rounds, crackers, or pita chips.
4.5/5 (50 Votes)

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Bacon and puff pastry wrap tender asparagus spears for this delightful appetizer

  • 1 sheet puff pastry, thawed
  • 6 to 8 slices bacon
  • 12-15 asparagus spears
  • 1 egg, beaten
  • Salt
  • Pepper
5/5 (8 Votes)

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