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Cherry Rice

[print_link] Charley’s Cherry Rice Well as luck would have it, I wandered into a Mediterranean restaurant in Lake Elsinore, CA, King Kabob. So I tried the saffron rice and lamb and loved it! Came back and tried the Chicken Kabob and … Continue reading

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Texas Pecan Pie

[print_link] This is it the Texas Pecan Pie by Anet that will knock your socks off. Enjoy! Make a crust of the following: 2 1/4 cups of flour 1 tsp of salt 3/4 C of vegetable oil or corn oil….no … Continue reading

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Green Bean Blanch

[print_link] The Green Bean Blanch is another modification of a recipe that I got from Ken Hom (search You Tube for more of his recipes). Anet Raves about this one, as it is now done with blanched beans instead of … Continue reading

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Bobbi’s Award Winning Carrot Cake

[print_link] Bobbi’s Award Winning Carrot cake has been victorious at our carrot cake competition now for years running. We even retired her from competition declaring her the emiterius world champion. When another up and coming baker said ‘Bring her on,’ … Continue reading

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Charley’s Beans

[print_link] The most called for recipe at our house is for Charley’s Beans, the sweet and hot beans. These beans seem to always get stories about ‘the best beans I ever had’ from the dinner guests and I get an … Continue reading

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Smoked Birds

[print_link] There are a couple of dishes that our guests continue to request and never seem to tire of. Smoked birds is the BIG ONE. Whether it is a smoked chicken or smoked turkey the result is always the same. … Continue reading

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Jalapeno Cornbread

[print_link] This little gem comes to us from New York in the stratosphere of Long Island City. Jalapeno Corn bread at its best. 1 can cream style corn 1 box corn bread mix (such as Jiffy brand) 1/2 cup vegetable … Continue reading

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Texas TwinkieMahSue

My cousin in Houston was making this one Thanksgiving time visit while I was in Texas. She actually was dipping the Twinkies in the coffee mixture but being a lazy cook, I pour the mixture over the Twinkies. I don’t … Continue reading

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Savory Moroccan Stew

Well it seems that even an old dog can learn new tricks. I had ordered the Savory Moroccan Stew many times at one of our finest little secrets in Atascadero – Fig Fine Food on Traffic Way. Chris does a … Continue reading

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