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Iced Mango Soup Spiced with Ginger

On a cruise on the Carnival Victory, I had a soup called "Iced Mango Soup Spiced with Ginger." I have been trying to find this recipe everywhere. Can you hel...

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What is Haupia, Hawaiian pudding?

I have lost a recipe for an authentic Hawaiian pudding. All I can remember is it involves boiling coconut and draining it with a cheesecloth. I'm supposed to...

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Turkish rice pudding/Firinda

I’m not sure if you can help me but I am praying you can. My father-in-law is Turkish and all he can talk about is how good his mom’s rice pudding was. She i...

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Hot-Pepper Cheesecake recipe

We saw a reference in an article on leftovers to a Hot-Pepper Cheesecake. It sounds delicious. Will you share the recipe with me?

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Cooking with non-dairy creamer

My spouse and I are both lactose intolerant. I noticed that in a recent Ochef column that one could substitute soy milk for regular milk. Can I make rice pud...

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Couscous recipes

Could you please give me a selection of recipes for couscous?

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Pampered Chef recipes for crescent rolls

I would like to know if you have "Pampered Chef" Recipes using crescent rolls. I was only able to find one, the Chicken Broccoli Braid, and would like others...

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Guinness-spiked meatloaf

I recently went to an Irish pub that had as a specialty meatloaf made with Guinness stout. I stayed for the beer but was really curious about the recipe. Hav...

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Browning meat

When browning chicken with the skin on, the skin always sticks to the pan. I usually use olive oil or a mixture of butter and olive oil and use Le Creuset co...

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What is Pheasant Under Glass?

I teach at a community college in the culinary arts dept. and a student recently asked me what pheasant under glass is. I told him I did not know that answer...

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Preparing doves & game birds

I will be going hunting for doves soon. I would like to know how to hang them, bleed them, pluck them – anything that would make the process easier and safer.

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Roasting a turkey in an oven bag

Wondered what you thought about Reynold’s oven cooking bags for roasting a turkey, or what the best method would be?

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How to make Broasted chicken

I once ate broasted chicken. It looked to me like a deep-fry presser cooker of some kind was used. Can I do this sort of thing at home? P.S. I have looked in...

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