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Kids will love helping make these easy baked cheese balls, so let the little hands help and you will be that much c...

  • String cheese
  • Skim milk
  • Italian bread crumbs
  • Marinara sauce
4.3/5 (132 Votes)

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Perfect dessert drink for St

  • 2 cups vanilla ice cream
  • 1/4 cup peppermint schnapps
  • 1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 3 to 4 drops green liquid food coloring
  • 2 mint sprigs
4.6/5 (105 Votes)

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This hearty Louisiana-style gumbo is the perfect comfort food for a cool evening especially when served with your f...

  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 tablespoon canola oil
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 1 large green bell pepper, diced
  • 1 stalk celery, minced
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 4 cups reduced-sodium chicken broth
  • 1 (14-ounce) can whole tomatoes, drained and chopped
  • 10 okra pods, trimmed and cut into 1/2-inch-long pieces
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 1/4 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 1/2 cup long-grain white rice
  • 6 ounces medium (41/50 count) shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 4 ounces boneless, skinless chicken breast, or thigh meat, trimmed and cut into 1/2-inch pieces
  • 2 ounces andouille or kielbasa sausage, thinly sliced
  • salt, to taste
  • hot sauce, to taste
4/5 (217 Votes)

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Invite the grandkids over and get ready for some cookie-making fun! Make these precious Santa Heart Cookies during ...

  • 1 pouch Betty Crocker Sugar Cookie Mix
  • Ingredients to make sugar cookies
  • 1 pouch Betty Crocker Red Cookie Icing
  • 1 pouch Betty Crocker White Cookie Icing
  • 1 pouch Betty Crocker Black Cookie Icing
  • 1 bottle Snow Crystal Decors
  • 1 bottle Betty Crocker Holly Berry Decors
4.4/5 (116 Votes)

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Pressure cooking is king! Beef, carrots and potatoes taste like they simmered all day, but this is ready in less th...

  • 1 1/2 pounds stew meat, cut into 1-inch chunks
  • 1/4 cup flour
  • 4 medium potatoes, cut into 1-inch pieces
  • 1 pound baby carrots, cut in half
  • 2 small onions, quartered
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 4 cups beef stock
  • 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 1/2 teaspoon thyme
  • 1 teaspoon dry mustard
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground allspice
  • 1 small can baby peas
  • Salt & pepper to taste
4.5/5 (110 Votes)

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Light and creamy pineapple frosting is perfect with this pineapple cake! This tropical cake is great for your next ...

  • WHIPPED TOPPING:
  • 1 (18 1/4-ounce) box pudding yellow cake mix
  • 1 (8-ounce) can crushed pineapple
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1 (3 1/2-ounce) box instant vanilla pudding; (small)
  • 1 (6-ounce) package Cool Whip whipped topping
  • 1 (20-ounce) can crushed pineapple
4.5/5 (110 Votes)

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These light and fluffy, French muffins with nutmeg and cinnamon are easy to make and melt-in-your-mouth good

  • 1/3 cup butter, melted
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 egg, preferably room temperature
  • 1 1/2 cup all purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • TOPPING
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
4.2/5 (135 Votes)

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I know adding wine to a cake recipe sounds a little odd, but it gives it a terrific flavor! You'll make this crack

  • CAKE:
  • 1 box Duncan Hines yellow cake mix
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup white sugar
  • 1 box vanilla instant pudding mix
  • 2 teaspoons cinnamon
  • 4 eggs
  • 3/4 cup water
  • 3/4 cup oil
  • 1/2 cup white wine
  • FROSTING:
  • 1 stick butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup white wine
3.8/5 (302 Votes)

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Homemade Pecan Pie filling is poured over cubed French bread and baked to deliciousness! This recipe is perfect for

  • 1 (16-ounce) loaf French bread, cut into 1 1/2-inch cubes, about 8 cups
  • 3 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted
  • 3 large eggs
  • 1 1/4 cups light corn syrup
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/3 cup light brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • Scant 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup pecans, large pieces and halves
4.3/5 (128 Votes)

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So simple and delicious! Sauted onions on burger patties in toasted buns smothered with butter

  • 1 stick plus 6 tablespoons unsalted butter, room temperature
  • 2 onions, chopped
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground pepper
  • 1 pound ground beef sirloin
  • 6 soft hamburger buns, split
4.5/5 (101 Votes)

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This jello shot cake is very impressive, your hard work will pay off! This beautiful and delicious dessert will be

  • 3 cups very cold rum or vodka, flavored is okay
  • 6 teaspoons plain unflavored gelatin
  • 6 (3-ounce) packages of jell-o, to your liking
  • 1 1/8 cup vanilla yogurt
  • Water
  • Cooking spray
4.2/5 (128 Votes)

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Imagine a heaping breakfast plate with cheesy eggs, spicy sausage, and biscuits

  • 1 pound pasta (I used cavatelli shaped pasta)
  • 1 pound breakfast sausage, removed from casings and crumbled
  • 1 large onion, diced
  • 1 red pepper, diced
  • 1 green pepper, diced
  • 1 jalapeño pepper, seeds discarded, diced
  • 1/2 tablespoon garlic salt
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 4 tablespoons butter
  • 6 tablespoons flour
  • 4 cups whole milk
  • 5 cups Colby Jack cheese
  • 1 cups Pepper Jack cheese
  • Salt, to taste
  • Pepper, to taste
  • 4 eggs
  • 6 breakfast biscuits, toasted and crumbled (homemade or refrigerated)
4.5/5 (101 Votes)

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