Family Recipes

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Can't get Kraft Russian dressing, recipe to make it?

by Shinnam 4 months ago

I miss Kraft Russian dressing, the red kind with horseradish bits. I can't get it in Sweden, can't get the red Frenc...

Wtg2Retire commented 2 days ago

Fried egg w/ Havarti, Dill & Oyster Sauce

by BwinCA 22 days ago

Hi, First time posting a recipe so feel free to tell me if this is the wrong place for it :) I experimented wit...


work2eat commented 20 days ago

Small harvest in Lorraine France 2017

by TJFRANCE 22 days ago

Hello all ! Go hop! A small share of my harvest yesterday! The first mirabelles I managed to pick! It is a fruit of...

TJFRANCE commented 22 days ago

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Purple Garlic Flowers

by ChristyM1223 22 days ago

I have garlic plants where the scapes have flowered and have those purple flowers on them. I know they are edible but...

What's for Dinner #404 (June 2017) - The Livin' is Easy Edition

by ChristinaMason 3 months ago

Summertime is finally upon us this month. How do your evening meals change as the days get longer and hotter? This is...


mike0989 commented 1 month ago

What Are You Baking These Days? June, 2017 edition! [old]

by buttertart 3 months ago

It's June already in a good bit of the did May go by so fast? I don't have any big occasions coming up, ...


Querencia commented 2 months ago

Trying to find a good recipe to bake Italian bread

by Tirzahlaughs 2 months ago

First, a confession, I am not a great cook. I'm slowly learning step by step, one dish at a time. For awhile, I star...

HeidiCooksSupper commented 2 months ago

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Tavern Restaurant - Coconut Cream Pie Recipe

by ChowJon99x 2 months ago

- Former New York City Mayor (and Congressman ) Ed Koch, who had once lived in Newark's Third Ward and graduated from...

ISO ideas for entree to feed 20 in the summer

by edinaeats 2 months ago

I'm hosting a potluck (I know) in July and I'm searching for and entree/ main course ideas for approx. 20. -Looki...

edinaeats commented 2 months ago

Japanese Mentaiko recipe for cod roe

by Antoniabruce 7 months ago

Hi there, I've just returned from a trip to Kyushu Island, Japan where I fell in love with mentaiko - spicy marin...


Rotenburo commented 2 months ago

Hello, friends, new member

by willslick 2 months ago

Hello, my name is Will, I live and work in Manhattan. One of my most favorite things to do, is cook for my family. It...

herby commented 2 months ago

[OLD] What Are You Baking These Days? May, 2017 edition!

by buttertart 4 months ago

Here we go with May, in which my husband needs a birthday cake baked (think I'll do George Lang's Ilona Torte, one I ...


Nannybakes commented 2 months ago

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How to Make Creamy and Tasty Mushroom Ragu

by bellavitacatering 2 months ago

Preparation Time: 15 Minutes Cooking Time: 40 minutes Serves: 4 People Mushroom Ragu (Ragout) Recipe Ingredi...

Slimy Veg in Chili

by LisainCali 3 months ago

I'm going to a chili cook off party on Saturday and made the chili today. When I tasted it, the chopped bell pepper ...


Madrid commented 3 months ago

experiments in fried chicken breading

by lumpynose 2 years ago

I got a new carbon steel frying pan that I'm in love with and have been trying out frying different things, chicken o...


SillehBilleh commented 3 months ago

fresh turmeric root... how to use it?

by luckiestduck 5 years ago

I impulsively bought some fresh turmeric root as a friend was espousing its various health benefits. I have no idea w...


Drokthwart commented 3 months ago

Overpowering Flavors-Apples

by ananana 5 months ago

So I just bought some tamarin/chamoy apples. They're delicious, but the flavor is too powerful for the rest of my fam...

The_Libster commented 3 months ago

Easy Vegan Recipes

by Steph37895 7 months ago

Hi! Im having a dinner/get together next month and found out that some family members have recently decided to becom...

The_Libster commented 3 months ago

How do you customize ice cream?

by ad7yn 4 months ago

One of my fave treats of the year is biscuits ala mode from Nates Garden Grill. Its wonderful. Freshly baked fluffy b...

MmeFleiss commented 3 months ago