Preserved basil

this came about when i had more fresh basil in my garden than i knew what to do with it. i posted a question to the cooking q&a board and with the help of jenny sanders, this recipe came about.

Creamy amaretto dip

i stole this from a cookbook at my mother's place. it sounds like it would be great to dip fresh fruit into at a party. i am thinking some strawberries would be particularly nice with it.

Chocolate of the gods

this pudding's packed with a surprise ingredient. avocados are rich in healthy fat that's beneficial for your heart, hair and skin. make the pudding ahead of time and refrigerate so the flavors can mingle....

Dolly parton coleslaw

my grandma never cooked from recipes or even owned a cookbook. this is the one and only written recipe that anyone ever knew her to use, and it is delicious. southern ladies know their coleslaw.

Almond cream with fruit

elegant, but so easy dessert.

Dylan tomatilla and zucchini salsa

this is not salsa verde – no, this is a light, very chunky and unique salsa that the “healthy gals” (joggers) in my neighborhood wait for each year. the first time i made it, i was looking for a...

Berry salsa

a variation of a recipe found on another site. the original had apples but i substituted blueberries. zwt 3: u.s. for all three kinds of berries

Cottage dip

nice 'warm' dip to serve along with dry biscuits or personally i served on top of some puppodums.

Creole spice mix

base creole seasoning mix - good to give away as a gift.

Christmas morning jewelled muffin mix in a jar

delightful festive spiced muffins, studded with jewel coloured fruit and nuts - just the thing for christmas morning! i love all types of "mixes" in a jar! soups, biscuits, spices, cookies and cake mixes...

Coconut balls

easy to make, kids favorite treat after school.

Shrimp appy

great dinner party or holiday appy, they will go quickly!!

Creamy fruit dip

this is a fantastic tasting thick fruit dip that is enjoyed by everyone i know! i got it from my mom and have no idea where she got it from. warning: this dip is very addicting!! (don't say i didn't...

Delightful punch

i came up with this recipe when i had to make punch for a party at my daughters school. the fuzzy navel mix really helps give this punch an extra kick. you could also add the alcohol for adults if you...

Coconut snowflake cookies

this is a wonderful no-bake cookie ball with a crispy peanut butter, rice krispies and nut center covered with coconut. maybe more a candy than a cookie. very tasty!

Chocolate banana ice cream

my vegan friends shared the idea of making ice cream out of bananas with me, then my family added our beloved chocolate.

Cranberry cole slaw

i adapted this from a 5 or less ingredient cookbook. i like slaw that is tangy and has interesting mouthfeel.

Drambuie oranges

scottish celebrity chef nick nairn lists this as one of his all time favourite recipes. and he won't be alone in his enthusiasm for dishes served with drambuie

Dishwasher salmon

seasoned cooking april 1999 issue. a fool's delight, by philip r. gantt. this is an actual recipe from the alaska department of fish and game cookbook. it is unusual and although i haven't yet tried it,...

Deer hunting gourmet sandwich

my brother don submitted this for our family reunion cookbook; he's quite the hunting food aficionado--as you can see!

Easiest peanut dressing for fruit in the whole world 2 ingredie

honestly, i don't even know if this qualifies as a recipe, but i tried this today and just had to share it with zaar. using peanut butter "altered" this way makes a little bit go a long way, without compromising...

Curry tuna fish sandwiches

i like this recipe because it's simple and good. also, it can be made quickly. i made it up out of items that were already on hand.

Healthy tossed salad

we had this for tea last night which is why i could get a photo of it. i love tossed salads and this one would be one of my favourite. healthy and yummy. what more could you want?


yummy little marshmallow creations that you have got to try!

Salsa blanca

a quick, easy and yummy dip that comes from my favorite little cookbook "low fat mexican recipes." note: cook time is chill time.

Cucumber spread

a nice, cool spring and summer spread. great for teas and lazy afternoons.

Cuban special

this is a signature cocktail from toronto canada's lula lounge, a glamorous latin nightclub.


50% fizzy root beer, 50% chocolate milk. what do you get when you slam them together? a crazy combination that will have your head spinning...

Coconut kiss

delicious like pina colada but without alcohol. relax and enjoy!

Creamy fruit salad

fruit and pudding salad

Chocolatey gorp

this is my favorite snack to munch on! it's

Cucumber lime agua fresca

found this in family circle magazine

Creole mustard

this is in response to a request from the boards. you could use this on your sandwiches or spread on chicken or roasted pork. any time you need some creole style mustard and don't have any on hand.

Cornucopia salad

i saw this on paula's home cooking. i've not made it yet. may try for this weekend. please let me know what you think! (sounds really odd.)

Cucumbers in sour cream for a crowd

this tangy recipe serves 40 people and can be prepared the night before.

Cucumber shrimp spread

a great appetizer...from my collection of recipes.

Daifuku cake

this is a recipe for japanese daifuku cake. daifuku is a soft japanese mochi cake that is filled with a sweet bean filling. the recipe seems to be long but it is really easy and so worth it. you will be...

Christmas fruit salad

this a recipie we came up with one day with what we had on hand. when my husband tasted it, he said, "it tastes like christmas!"

Swamp water

a nutritious drink for your gremlins and goblins and ghosties ........... oh my!!!!!

Crunchy salsa sandwich

a very bachelor-y and on-the-go sandwich, that's simply a filler, more than anything else. i made it once when i was really hungry, with next to nothing in the fridge. it's not health food, but yummy enough...

Cold cucumber and avocado soup

this is a light refreshing beginning to any meal.

Chunky greek salad

delish! (cook time is chill time)


marzipan that can be

Hawaiian fruit punch

hosting a luau? this punch is great! we made this recipe a few years ago for a luau we hosted for our class at the end of our hawaii unit. since there were kids, we left out the rum. i used frozen concentrate...

Cucumber and tomato salad in garlic yogurt dressing

posted in response to a request for a turkish recipe.

Hummus extraordinaire

the delicious middle eastern/mediterranean dip of goodness! my favorite way to eat this is to tear off a chunk of greek pita, scoop up a heaping helping of hummus & savour, however, many use it as a versatile...