Citrus vodka

here is a great recipe that can be used in martinis, orange juice, lemonade, or straight-up! choosing a bottle with a wider neck will help in the placing of the citrus peel inside. enjoy!

Chocolate colada

pineapples, chocolate what more do you need?

Cuban sangria

this is a recipe for cuban sangria that i first had at a pool party in the little havana area of miami. it was made by the host in a large cooler and dipped out during a bbq and party. it was the best...

Crunchy bok choy slaw

i found this recipe on yahoo.com while searching for recipes using bok choy as an ingredient. i haven't made this yet, but it sounds delish and easy to prepare. if you try it before i do, please share...

Fruit clouds

this is a no bake handy last minute fruit desert. very easy to prepare but makes a pretty presentation. serve it at your next baby shower, wedding shower, brunch or back yard bar-b-q.

My buckeyes

everyone has their own version, this is mine and favorite too! a candy or a cookie...you decide.

Crabapple jam

a tasty departure from regular crabapple preserves. from an online source in response to a recipe request. while this recipe is written in a relatively old-fashioned way, it is perfectly safe if processed...

Citrus coleslaw

this coleslaw is a family favorite of mine for anytime of the year. i have a very picky 9 year old son who will not eat any type of salad but he loves this recipe....

Christmas butter

serve it with yeast cake, it is so fine!

Columbus sweet sour salad dressing

this very simple, yet tasty, dressing was served (over a tossed salad) at a church monthly supper for many years. by using equal susgar substitute, it is suitable for diabetic meal plans, and still very...

Cosmopolitan champagne cocktail

the holidays are quickly approaching! prep time includes time to chill, baby, chill! from gourmet magazine

Japanese pan noodles

a copycat recipe of noodle and company's japanese pan noodles, which are describe on the menu as "satisfying and hearty, caramelized japanese udon noodles in a sweet and spicy soy sauce."

Ding dong mousse

a positively lethal recipe from hostess to satisfy any sweet tooth. i used cool whip for the "whipped cream" and a 4.37 oz box of chocolate caramel chip jell-o instant pudding. other flavors of pudding...

Danish coffee

a nice change from spanish coffee; although, if you prefer that, just replace the cherry liqueur with tia maria or kahlua. it's also nice with grand marnier instead of the cherry liqueur, but then you'd...

Citrus sangria

the wine shop i work for recently had a sangria party for our customers. this was one of the recipes we used. it is best to allow this to sit overnight (add ice just before serving) but if you're in a...

Chokecherry jelly

if you wish to make syrup, use twice as much juice to 1 package of pectin. processing time not included in preparation time.

Artisan sourdough garlic bread

i love to buy the garlic bread with the whole cloves of garlic from costco, however i can't always get there when i want. i fiddled around a little and this one is pretty close, you do have to plan ahead...

Cocktail bomb

this is a super yummy drink and it looks great to. the first time i was served one of these i remember i had to know everything that was in it so i could make it at home.

Chocolate mudslide pie

this is a chocolate lover's dream pie! hope you enjoy...i know we do! (chill time not included in prep time)

Dandelion jelly

this is a beautiful golden, clear, delicate, tasting jelly. avoid the bitter milk in the flower stems, and any green parts it is unpleasant! great for gift giving. if you want to add more color add a couple...

Drumstick torte

taste is like that of the ice cream drumstick but with out the ice cream. very rich. prep time is not freezing time so allow for that.

Dill pickles

i started making my own pickles when i discovered how easy it was to do so. now i can make them as hot or as mild as i like.

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.

Dahi bada

this is actually a traditional indian (hyderabad) recipe eaten as a snack or at high tea. we make these dahi badas especially during iftaar in ramadan. this is my mom's recipe, it has a hyderabadi touch!...

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....

Crabbage

a quick and simple stir fry using cabbage and imitation crab meat.

Coconut prawns

from australian house and garden. a wine suggestion: a white wine with tropical fruit flavours eg a sauvignon blanc semillon. i've also posted the dipping sauces.prep and cooking times are guestimates...

Danish aebleskiver

found on the net in response to a request. this information came with the recipe: "aebleskiver - a danish dessert, like doughnut holes, but sweeter & much better traditionally served with glogg during...

Duck curry

pretty quick to prepare and cook. delicious!

Chinese buffet style donuts

we have all enjoyed these simple to make donuts. now you can make them at home. from copykat.com (http://www.copykat.com)

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.

Crispy spinach

something yummy and different. the trick is to have the oil really hot before putting the spinach in and the spinach will not absorb a lot of oil. it is a good starter as it is light. the oil should be...

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

Confetti salsa

this salsa is sooo colorful...and uses a wide variety of peppers. it is a bit sweeter than most. enjoy!

Cottage dip

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

Choko pickles

this is a recipe i got from my grandmother who probably got it from her mother and so on. i have always love these pickles with corn meal, lamb chops and sausages. enjoy!

Creole spice mix

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

Chop chop beef stir fry

this is from hungry girl, and according to her only has 293 calories vs the 437 that food.com calculates! don't know where the discrepancy is since there isn't added cooking oil? yet it still manages...

Delicious corn dogs

i use "schneider's juicy jumbo" hot dogs for these, as they are quite large and hold well under the corn meal coating, i am not certain if they sell this brand in the states, if not just make certain that...

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...

Deep fried calamari simple

this is so easy! just like the restaurants in spain! the coating is crispy though not overbearing, and the calamari will be tender. the trick here is that the calamari needs to be cooked either super quick,...

Clams in black bean sauce

this is a bob chinn's restaurant recipe found in the chicago sun-times. while i haven't made this recipe, i've had this dish at his restaurant and it's outstanding. i plan to try this soon. prep and cook...

Coconut balls

easy to make, kids favorite treat after school.

Deep fried bananas

this makes enough for 12 people. you can serve these with your favorite.....honey, maple syrup, powder sugar, melted chocolate or hot fudge!

Shrimp appy

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