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Try this recipe for a creative twist to the traditional Thanksgiving turkey meal! Pancetta, sage pesto and cranberr

  • 4 turkey breasts
  • 2 cups sage
  • 1 tablespoon pine nuts
  • 1/4 cup Parmesan cheese
  • 4 cloves garlic, crushed
  • 3 tablespoon panko
  • 4 slices pancetta
  • 2 large sweet potatoes, diced into 2-inch cubes
  • 2 tablespoon melted butter
  • 1 tablespoon heavy cream
  • 1/4 cup cranberries
4.5/5 (75 Votes)

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All the taste of a pecan praline on a crispy honey graham cracker! A quick and easy treat to make, with ingredients

  • 2 sleeves (about 16 sheets) Honey graham crackers (I used Honey Maid brand)
  • 1 cup butter, 2 sticks
  • 1/3 cup firmly packed brown sugar (I used dark)
  • 1 1/4 cups broken pecans
  • 1 to 2 drops vanilla extract, optional
4.5/5 (82 Votes)

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A white sauce mix and dried tortellini make this satisfying soup recipe extra easy; stirring in the spinach at the ...

  • 1 (1 1/2 - 2 ounce) envelope white sauce mix
  • 4 cups water
  • 1 (14 ounce) can vegetable broth
  • 1 1/2 cups mushrooms, sliced fresh
  • 1/2 cup onion, chopped
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried basil, crushed
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon dried oregano, crushed
  • 1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1 (7 - 8 ounce) package dried cheese tortellini (about 2 cups)
  • 1 (12 ounce) can evaporated milk
  • 6 cups fresh baby spinach leaves or torn spinach
  • Ground black pepper (optional)
  • Parmesan cheese, finely shredded (optional)
4.5/5 (79 Votes)

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Japanese Hot Cakes are similar to American pancakes, but are a bit fluffier and have a little more sweetness

  • 2 large eggs
  • 3/4 cup milk, plus 1-1/2 tablespoons
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1-2/3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1-3/4 teaspoons baking powder
  • 3 tablespoons granulated sugar, plus 1 teaspoon
3.9/5 (264 Votes)

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What better way to showcase this beautiful Maryland Blue Claw Jumbo Lump Crab meat, than with this Classic dish fro

  • 1 pound jumbo lump crabmeat (or lump)
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 1 heaping teaspoon old bay
  • 1 teaspoon finely chopped Italian parsley
  • 1 large egg lightly beaten
  • squeeze of lemon juice
3.7/5 (269 Votes)

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A simple but delicious breakfast casserole made with eggs, biscuits, cheddar cheese and ham or sausage

  • 1 (8-count, 16.3-ounce) can Flaky Grands Biscuits
  • 1 (8-ounce) bag shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1 cup ham, cubed (May substitute ground cooked sausage)
  • 5 eggs
  • Salt and pepper, to taste
4/5 (123 Votes)

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Fun and delicious cookie treats for Halloween

  • Nutter Butter peanut butter sandwich cookies
  • White melting chocolate (or white chocolate chips)
  • Candy eyeballs or mini chocolate chips (for eyes)
  • Semi-sweet chocolate chips (for mouth - tips removed with knife)
  • Black writing food gel (for eyes and mouth)
  • Tweezers, optional
4.5/5 (84 Votes)

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These crunchy biscotti or I should say Boo Scotti treats are great for dipping in hot cocoa or coffee

  • BISCOTTI:
  • 1 1/4 cups sugar
  • 1/2 cup Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
  • 3 Land O Lakes® All-Natural Eggs
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla
  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup salted peanuts, finely chopped
  • COATING:
  • 1 (16 ounce) package vanilla candy coating (almond bark)
  • DECORATIONS:
  • Candy eyes, mini chocolate chips, decorator sugar, nonpareils etc.
4.4/5 (84 Votes)

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This waffle is different from our traditional American Waffles

  • 3 1/2 cups flour (I used unbleached flour)
  • 1 package dry yeast (I used rapid-rise yeast)
  • 3/4 cup lukewarm milk
  • 8 oz. softened butter (2 sticks)
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • cinnamon (optional--I don't use it)
  • 1 bag (8 oz.) Belgian Pearl Sugar (Lars Own Brand recommended)
4.4/5 (87 Votes)

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These simplified mini versions of tiramisu is just as tasty but less time consuming than actual tiramisu

  • 4 ounces cream cheese, room temperature
  • 1 pound mascarpone cheese
  • 1 cups confectioners’ sugar
  • 1 tablespoon ground espresso powder
  • 8 ounces frozen non-dairy whipped topping, thawed
  • cinnamon for dusting
  • Chocolate shavings, or pieces for decoration
4.5/5 (75 Votes)

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It's easy to make your own Italian-style sausage with a lot of delicious herbs and spices

  • 2 pounds ground pork
  • 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar
  • 2 teaspoons salt
  • 2 teaspoons freshly cracked black pepper
  • 2 1/2 teaspoons dried parsley
  • 2 teaspoons garlic powder
  • 2 teaspoons onion powder
  • 2 teaspoons dried basil
  • 1 1/4 teaspoons paprika
  • 1 1/4 teaspoons crushed red pepper flakes, or to taste
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground fennel seed
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 1/8 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/8 teaspoon dried thyme
4.2/5 (95 Votes)

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What do you get when you turn a gingerbread man upside down? A reindeer! These are really fun to make with the kidd

  • Gingerbread man cookies
  • Any prepared cookie icing for decorating
4.4/5 (85 Votes)

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Upside Down Gingerbread Man Reindeer Stuffed Turkey Breast with Pancetta, Sage Pesto, Cranberry Glaze & Sweet Potato Purée