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Savory Tea Sandwich Recipes

This way to mouthwateringly good tea sandwich recipes for your tea party. If you assume all tea sandwiches are tasteless bits of fluff, you have several savory surprises in store!

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How to Make Jello Shots

See how to make Jello shots like your favorite drinks, from Margaritas to champagne! Tips for serving, eating and making Jello shots (Jello shooters) without costly mistakes.

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Caviar Types and Varieties – A Concise Caviar Guide

Learn the 4 caviar types, the inexpensive alternatives to Beluga Caviar, Osetra Caviar, and Sevruga Caviar, the difference between wild and farmed caviar, Russian and American Caviar.

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Stuffed Mushroom Recipe . Sherried Stuffed Mushrooms

Your guests will appreciate this stuffed mushroom recipe for its delicate, exceptional combination of flavors. Excellent martini party appetizer or first course for your dinner party.

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Shocking History of Fish House Punch

In this issue of Party Yak from Great Party Recipes: The Shocking History of Fish House Punch. Treat yourself to some delightful food history and an old punch recipe so strong it has its own poem.

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Kentucky Beer Cheese Dip Recipe

Good enough to merit an annual festival, spicy Beer Cheese Dip is prepared with cheddar cheese, beer, garlic, mustard, hot sauce. Just pop it all in the blender and chill. Great with soft pretzels!

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Wine and Cheese Party Tips with a Wine and Cheese Pairings Chart

Unless you make your own wine and cheese, a wine and cheese party is easy. Learn what and how much to serve, and how to arrange it. Fruit, wine and cheese pairings chart, too.

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Shrimp Appetizer Recipe . Shrimp Cocktail for a Crowd

This shrimp appetizer recipe is called the Shrimp Cocktail Platter for its' crowd-serving presentation. The zippy Shrimp Cocktail Sauce recipe completes the combo.

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Ham Salad Sandwich Recipe... with a Split Personality

This ham salad sandwich recipe has a split personality; it becomes sandwich, salad, and appetizer. Check out the options, all delicious and easy. Good leftover ham recipe.

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Roasted Butternut Squash Soup Recipe

Roasted Butternut Squash Soup is far superior to an ordinary butternut squash soup recipe because roasting intensifies flavors and colors. Try all 3 delicious options here.

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Spinach Lasagna Roll Ups

The name Lasagna Roll Ups (aka Lasagna Rolls) does not do justice to the garlic-chicken-marinara sauce or the spinach-ricotta-Parmesan filling. But it hints at the built-in single serving portions.

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Wassail Recipe and Mulled Wine Too

Wassail is not just a punch recipe, it's a tradition; a nice, hot, spiced apple cider tradition, with an outstanding look in the punch bowl. With alcohol it is Mulled Wine.

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How to Cook a Turkey in a Paper Bag . Easy, No Baste Turkey

Paper Bag Turkey is crisp, brown and juicy every time. Once you learn how to cook a turkey this way you'll never look back. Plus: Rice and Turkey Soup recipe, a great leftover turkey recipe.

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The Beer Batter Recipe - Simply the Best

The only beer batter recipe you'll ever want, perfect for deep frying seafood, chicken nuggets or crunchy vegetables with a nice yeasty flavor. The stuff of Fish and Chips & Beer Batter Onion Rings.

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Best Chocolate Fudge Recipe Ever?

That's what they say. An old-fashioned, melt-in-your-mouth, homemade chocolate fudge recipe, the envy of every party, picnic and family gathering. Or try its sibling, the easy microwave fudge recipe.

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Grilled Potato Recipe – Guest-Pleasing Potato Pockets

Your guests and family alike will love these smoky, crispy-edged potato treats hot off the grill. A delicious, no-peel, no-fuss grilled potato recipe for your next cookout - Grilled Potato Pockets.

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Dinner Party Recipes with Menus

Your wish has come true: Lots of dinner party recipes tucked into international menus, complete with desserts and wine suggestions. Starters, too.

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Tempura Batter Recipe

The tempura batter recipe produces that light, golden, crispy coating you thought you could only experience in Asian restaurants. Perfect for frying shrimp, chicken, vegetables, and other delights.

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Pumpkin Dip Recipe – Colorful and Delicious

You could call the Pumpkin Dip recipe a seasonal recipe, but any season will do. Like any self-respecting pumpkin recipe, it embraces cream cheese, cinnamon, ginger, and nutmeg. Dip it or spread it.

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Cinnamon Almonds Recipe – For the Oven or the Crock Pot

Once experienced, you can smell the heavenly aroma of a Glazed Cinnamon Almonds recipe roasting just by thinking about it. Try oven-roasted or crock pot cinnamon almonds for the party.

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