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Boiled Eggs

Perfect Hard-Boiled Eggs

Average Rating: (5 / 5)

Ingredients6 eggs (or any quantity)DirectionsStep 1Use enough cold water to cover the eggs one inch deep. Step 2Bring water to a rolling boil. Turn down the heat and simmer for 10 minutes. Step 3Plunge the eggs into cold water to stop the cooking process. Step 4Rap the egg a couple ...

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Shrimp Casserole

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Recipe dates back 30 years. An old time favorite that’s enjoyed still. This is a very versatile dish and you can replace the shrimp with crawfish or crab meat. Ingredients1 stick margarine 2 celery stalks chopped 1 1/2 cup chopped onion 1/4 cup cracker crumbs 1 large bell pepper chopped ...

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Congo Bars

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Mawmaw always cooked these at Christmas time. Ask Chad, Colby and Chrissy what they think of these. Ingredients2 3/4 cups flour 2 1/2 tbsp baking powder 1/2 tbsp salt 2/3 cup shortening 1 lb brown sugar 3 eggs 1 cup pecans, chopped 1 (6 oz) package chocolate chipsDirectionsStep 1In a ...

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Fantasy Fudge

Average Rating: (5 / 5)

Ingredients3 cups sugar 3/4 cup margarine 2/3 cup carnation milk 12 ounces semi-sweet chocolate morsels 1 (7 ounce) jar Kraft Marshmallow crème 1 cup pecans chopped 1 tsp vanillaDirectionsStep 1Combine sugar, margarine, and milk in a heavy saucepan. Bring to a rolling boil, stirring constantly. Step 2 Continue boiling 5 ...

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Crab and Corn Bisque Chowder

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A rich crab bisque for a main meal or as an appetizer. A good friend Kenneth from Breaux Bridge, LA, gave me this recipe many, many years ago. Ingredients1 stick butter 1 small white onion chopped fine 2 (10 oz) packages frozen creamed corn 1 pint half and half 1 ...

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Bergeron’s Baked Fish (Red Fish, Tilapia or Catfish)

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Fun Facts on Catfish from the Tennessee Aquarium During the 19th century, giant blue catfish weighing from 125 to 200 pounds were reportedly caught on a regular basis. In his book ‚ÄúSteamboating: 65 Years on Missouri‚Äôs Rivers,‚ÄĚ Capt. William Heckman described a 315-pound blue cat caught just after the Civil ...

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Shrimp Eggplant Dressing

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Average Rating: (4.5 / 5)

During summer when eggplants were plentiful and shrimp were to be had, Momma would make this simple eggplant dressing. Cooking for 9 children always kept Momma busy. Ingredients2 large eggplants 1 large onion, chopped 3 cups cooked rice 1 bell pepper, chopped 1/2 cup parsley, chopped 2 tbsp oil 1/2 ...

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Red Beans and Rice Crock pot Style

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Working and fixing something for dinner can be a problem. Using the crock pot enables you to cook a hearty dinner without much fuss. Quick soak of the dried beans is recommended by many cooks or an overnight soak of the beans. For the quick soak Р Rinse and sort ...

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Bread Pudding with Meringue Topping

Average Rating: (5 / 5)

Ingredients4 slices of white bread 4 tbsp sugar 3 1/2 cup milk 4 eggs, separated 1 tbsp vanilla extract pinch of salt 1/2 stick butter raisins, optionalDirectionsStep 1Break bread into an oven-safe dish. Soften the bread with small amounts of milk. Step 2 Beat the sugar and egg yolks together ...

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Cracklins; Cracklings

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Average Rating: (4 / 5)

A great tasting snack especially with boudin (boudoin) or cush cush. IngredientsPork meat with fat attached Oil for frying Salt and pepper (red and black) to tasteDirectionsStep 1Method 1 - Cut pork into 2-inch squares. You should cut for skin, fat, and meat on each square. Step 2Place the pork ...

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Bread Pudding Rum Sauce

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Rum Sauce for Bread Pudding – Sauce can be made with Rum Flavoring, Rum Liquor or Whiskey. Ingredients3/4 cup sugar 2 tbsp flour 1 cup water 1 stick butter 1/2 tsp vanilla 2 tsp rum or rum extractDirectionsStep 1Combine flour, water, sugar and butter in a sauce pan. Step 2Cook ...

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Chrissy’s Favorite Bread Pudding

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This is one of Elizabeth’s favorites also…. ¬†Photo Credits to¬†¬†Elizabeth Bourgeois Fuller.. Ingredients8 bread slices, broken up 4 cups milk, warmed 4 eggs, separated 1 (12 oz) can evaporated milk 1 tbsp vanilla plus 1 tsp vanilla 1 1/2 cups sugar 1 (20 oz) can crushed pineapples, drained 1/2 stick ...

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Stiff Crunchy Egg White Meringue

Average Rating: (5 / 5)

Ingredients3 egg whites 1 cup sugar 1 tsp vanillaDirectionsStep 1In a bowl or stand mixer, beat the egg whites until they are stiff and peaking. Continue beating and gradually add the sugar and vanilla. This recipe will frost a 9x12 pan or a 3-layer round cake.

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Mawmaw’s German Chocolate Bars

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This was one of my grandson Colby’s favorite cookies at Christmas. Now he makes his Mom do them. Ingredients1/2 cup butter or margarine 1 package Betty Crocker German Chocolate Cake Mix 3 cups miniature marshmallows 1 (6 oz) package semi-sweet chocolate chips or butterscotch 1 1/2 cups flaked coconut 1 ...

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Peach Ice Cream

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Ingredients4 cups fresh peaches, peeled and pitted 1 1/2 cups sugar 1 pint Half & Half or for richer flavor - Whipping Cream 1 quart whole milk 1 tbsp vanilla 1 tbsp lemon juice1 cup fresh peaches cut in small chunksDirectionsStep 1Process the 4 cups fresh peeled peaches in a ...

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Real Easy Cold Shrimp Dip

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Ingredients Ingredients1 lb shrimp 1 (4 oz) jar of artichoke hearts, drained and chopped 4 ounces mushrooms, chopped 1 onion, chopped very fine 1 bottle Catalina French Dressing Salt and pepper to taste Garlic powder to taste Dash of Worcestershire sauceDirectionsStep 1Peel, clean and boil shrimp. Salt shrimp to your ...

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Cajun Pecans

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Ingredients1 lb pecan halves 3 egg whites 1 cup sugar 1/2 cup butter Dash of saltDirectionsStep 1Toast pecans by spreading in one layer on a cookie sheet and baking at 325 degrees until light brown (about ten minutes). Step 2 Beat egg whites until frothy. Add sugar and beat until ...

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Meringue Shells

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Ingredients Ingredients6 egg whites (3/4 cup) 2 cups sugar 1 1/2 tsp lemon juice or vinegarDirectionsStep 1In a stand mixer, gradually beat the sugar into the egg whites until very stiff and glossy. Step 2 Spread on a paper lined cookie sheet or make into rounds. Bake at 275 degrees ...

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Baked Chicken and Rice

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This is an easy dish to prepare. Ingredients1 whole chicken, cut up, or 6 to 8 chicken breast 1 package Lipton Onion Soup Mix Season All to taste 1 cup water 3 cups chicken broth 1 cup rice, uncookedDirectionsStep 1Lightly season the chicken with Season-All. Step 2 Bring broth and ...

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Ambrosia Salad (Small)

Average Rating: (4 / 5)

Ingredients Ingredients1 (8 oz) can pineapple tidbits 1 (16 oz) can fruit cocktail 1 (11 oz) can mandarin oranges ¬Ĺ (11 oz) bag miniature marshmallows ¬Ĺ (14 oz) bag shredded coconut 1 (10 oz) jar cherries 1 pint sour cream 1/2 cup pecans, choppedDirectionsStep 1Drain all the fruit for 2 ...

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