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December 27, 20140 found this helpful

I have turkey, tomatoes, stock, onion and curry powder. Can I make a curry? I don't have almonds, yogurt, or other spices.

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December 27, 20140 found this helpful
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I'd skip the curry powder and just make soup. You have the ingredients for that.

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December 29, 20140 found this helpful
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Sounds to me that you have the ingredients for a nice curry sauce to put over turkey and noodles. Sounds yummy to me.

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February 5, 20140 found this helpful

I am trying to have more creative ideas for my green veggies. I have a pretty good pantry.

By Gayla

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February 6, 20140 found this helpful
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I mix 1/2 avocado with 1/2 cup low-fat cottage cheese. Don't see why you can't throw some broccoli into the mix. I'm going to try it. I also like to sprinkle my avocado with a little fresh lemon juice. Serve this on a bed of kale. I've also done an avocado, hard boiled egg, kale and broccoli salad with a yogurt and balsamic dressing using a little honey to sweeten the dressing. Hope this helps.

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July 31, 20110 found this helpful

What can I make with eggs, water, flour, sugar, vanilla, and cinnamon?

By Rachel

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August 1, 20110 found this helpful

Those are the standard ingredients for cakes, cookies, coffee cakes, and muffins.

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August 2, 20110 found this helpful

If you have a little butter, oil or shortening you can make a cake. However you will need a little baking powder.

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August 2, 20110 found this helpful

Feed these ingredients into the "recipe" on some websites and it will tell you what you can do with them. Cinnamon should make it taste good, whatever it is.

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August 2, 20110 found this helpful

Add bread for french toast? muffins, crumb cake.

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August 2, 20110 found this helpful

This is an awesome site to use to find recipes by ingredients!
http://www.supercook.com/

You can also go to this link. Scroll down and you'll find a box to type the ingredients into. Once you do that scroll down a bit more and choose a cuisine.
http://www.recipematcher.com/

You'll find oodles of matching recipes matching those ingredients in assorted categories at both sites. ;-)

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August 2, 20110 found this helpful

Basic crepes. Make a thin runny dough with eggs water and flour. Put a little butter in a frying pan. Pour dough in pan and make a pancake. Coat with sugar and cinnamon.

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August 2, 20110 found this helpful

Another good site is:
http://allrecipes.com/

Here is the link to the ingredients page:
http://allrecip … Ingredients.aspx

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August 3, 20110 found this helpful

Go to http://allrecipes.com/ and click on ingredients at the top. Type in the ingredients you have and it will give you a list of recipes with those ingredients.

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January 20, 2014

I have imitation crab meat, avocado, clementines and shredded mozzarella cheese. What can I make with these ingredients?

By Hilary

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January 20, 20140 found this helpful
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1.Cut avocado in half length length way, add your crab meat and top with shredded mozzarella cheese, followed by some favourite oil dressing. Nice Entree or light lunch.

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2. Spread avocado on wrap bread add crab meat and cheese. salt and pepper. options to add carrot carrot, shredded lettuce or spinach leaves roll up and enjoy.

3.Cook a few slices of toast, mix avocado, crab meat and cheese together spread on toast, put on plate and pop in microwave for 30 seconds. Serve as a open sandwich.

4.Cook and pasta of your choice, mix your avocado, crab meat and cheese into hot pasta. serve with a squeeze of lemon juice.

5. Fresh bread roll, add your avocado, crab meat and cheese, spread some mayonnaise and enjoy.

6. Mix avocado, crab meat and cheese together add a little lemon juice, serve as a dip or spread for cracker biscuits.

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January 16, 2016

What can I make using these ingredients?

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small raw potato
peppers
cilantro
jalapeno
tomatoes

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April 3, 2017

I have cream of chicken soup and chicken legs. What can I make with these ingredients?

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September 6, 20110 found this helpful

I have scallops, lemon, orange peppers, chicken stock, garlic, and pasta. What can I make with this?

By Brenda

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September 6, 20110 found this helpful

Google the ingredients and see what you come up with.

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September 7, 20110 found this helpful

I'd just toss all the ingredients together with some olive oil and a splash of lemon juice. It sounds like you have what you need for a really nice pasta dish! I often cook my pasta in stock too, it gives it some extra flavor.

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September 7, 20110 found this helpful

Simmer the chicken stock with the garlic for a few minutes until you can smell the garlic in the air, season with salt and pepper. Cook the scallops in the seasoned broth until just about done but not quite. Remove scallops from broth and set aside. Reduce the broth a bit and add a little flour/cornstarch to thicken. Add some cream or milk if you have any. slice/chop (however you like) the orange peppers and add to the sauce. Toss with your (already cooked) pasta and scallops. Serve with a little Parmesan cheese and basil if you have any :)

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September 7, 20110 found this helpful

Oh, I forgot...add some lemon zest to the sauce right before its done, and after it's finished (ie, already on your plate). Squeeze a little fresh lemon juice over top. You want to lemon at the end. It tastes acidic, but in its natural state it is alkaline. Adding heat makes it more acidic and not so good for your digestive system (the closer to raw the better).

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September 12, 20110 found this helpful

If you go to this link and type in the ingredients it will come up with oodles of recipes for you :-)

http://www.supercook.com/

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February 25, 2010

What can I make for dinner with ground beef, carrots, onions, tomato soup, Minute Rice, and sausage?

By Nancy from Nova Scotia

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February 25, 20100 found this helpful

I would mix all of it together in a big pot, add a little water and some seasoning (salt, pepper, garlic powder, etc.), and make a soup/stew out of it. You could add the rice in with all of it, or you could leave the rice out, cook it separate and serve the stew over it. Hope this helps.

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February 25, 20100 found this helpful

How about a meatloaf?

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February 26, 20100 found this helpful

It sounds like you're in great shape! Here's a recipe I learned from my aunt in Idaho about 50 years ago, and I am still making it.

Layered Casserole
1 pound hamburger
2 cups thinly sliced carrots
1 cup thinly sliced onions
2 cups thinly sliced potatoes
1 can tomato soup

In a 2 quart baking dish, layer hamburger, carrots, onions, and potatoes. Mix tomato soup with 1 can water and pour over layers. Cover tightly and bake at 350 degrees Fahrenheit for 1/5 hours.

You could also make a layer for the sausage, but it would be nice to save it for another dish later, too. I hope this helps! When you serve it, it looks pretty if you can keep the layers neatly in order, but hey, it will taste good even if your kids stir it up.

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February 26, 20100 found this helpful

Go to this link and type in all of those ingredients and it will come up with loads of choices :-) There's a tutorial for first timers using the site to help you out, too ;-)

http://www.supercook.com/

Let us know what you decided to make :-)

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December 6, 20110 found this helpful

I would suggest going to the following link and clicking on ingredients at the top of the page:

http://www.allrecipes.com

Just a few ideas that come to mind:

Hamburger Rice Soup
Cajun Soup
Beef-Vegetable Soup

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July 31, 20110 found this helpful

What can I make with rice, spaghetti sauce, pinto beans, flour, sugar, and seasonings?

By Crystal

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August 1, 20110 found this helpful

Have you tried recipe websites that let you add the ingredients you want and don't want in a recipe. These sources are helpful when you're trying to eat out of the pantry and freezer and limit your trips to the grocery store.

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August 3, 20110 found this helpful

You can type the ingredients in at both of these sites and oodles of assorted recipes will show up on both. When you try the second link you have to scroll down just a bit to get to the ingredient function tab.

http://www.supercook.com/
http://www.recipematcher.com/

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August 3, 20110 found this helpful

Here is the link to the ingredients page:
http://allrecip … Ingredients.aspx

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August 3, 20110 found this helpful

Spanish rice, and a sweet bean pie!

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August 29, 20140 found this helpful

What can I make with bell peppers, corn, black beans, and chicken?

By Kisha

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August 2, 20140 found this helpful

What can I make with Mozzarella and tomatoes?

By D Grace

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January 7, 20140 found this helpful

We are snowed in and all we have is some pasta, tuna, onion, and frozen peas. What can I make with these ingredients?

By Herb G

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December 5, 20110 found this helpful

What can I make with pork chops, carrots, onion, sweet potato, and can of french onion soup?

By Chris

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December 6, 20110 found this helpful

I love french onion soup!
Trim any extra fat off the chops, and season the chops up well with salt and pepper. Cut the vegetables up into about 1 inch pieces. (Peel the sweet potatoes first).

If you have a 'crock pot', put the veggies in first, then top with the chops. Mix the soup (if it is condensed) with about 1/2 cup of water or broth, and pour over top of all. Cover and cook on low about 6 hours till the veggies are all tender.

You can them remove all the meat and veggies, and if the 'gravy' is too thin, turn the pot on high, leave the lid off, and let it thicken. Just keep an eye on it, and stir often.
You can serve that hot cooked rice, noodles, bread, and salad.

Sounds yummy to me! Best of luck to you!

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December 6, 20110 found this helpful

Go to this link, type in each of those ingredients in the green box on the left side of the page and oodles of assorted yummy recipes will pop up :-)

http://www.supercook.com/

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December 6, 20110 found this helpful

Can check cooks.com too, list ingredients, and they find you a recipe.

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October 4, 20110 found this helpful

What can I make using ricotta cheese, linguini, ground beef, butter, cream, pancake mix, bananas, apples, garlic, and green onion?

By Omp from Chicago

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October 6, 20110 found this helpful

I would brown the burger with the garlic. Saute the green onion and mix with the burger - set aside. In the same pan, make a simple white sauce with the butter and cream, using canned broth to stretch it, if you have some. Otherwise, just thicken with cornstarch and water. An alternative is to add a jar of spaghetti sauce to the meat and save your cream and butter for dessert.

For dessert, make crepes, by thinning the pancake batter. Add some powdered sugar to the ricotta to sweeten it. Saute the bananas and/or apples (separately) in butter until soft. Top the crepes with the sweetened ricotta and fruit. Use the cream in your coffee!

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October 6, 20110 found this helpful

Here is an absolutely perfect tool for searching recipes by ingredient:
http://www.supercook.com/

Type all of them in one by one and click the 'add' button in between each ingredient. After you're done look to the right and you will find oodles of assorted recipes. :-) Oh, and if you have some parmesan and olive oil on hand you can try this quick and easy pasta dish recently posted here at ThriftyFun:

Garlic Linguini

This is a quick pasta dish and heaven for garlic lovers! Excellent served with a salad tossed with balsamic or red wine vinaigrette and crusty bread smothered with unsalted butter. This dish tastes great reheated the next day if you have leftovers too.
Ingredients:
1 lb linguini
1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil
1 tbsp minced garlic, or more to taste
1/4 cup parmesan or asiago cheese, grated
Extra grated parmesan or asiago cheese for garnish, if desired

Directions:
Bring a pot of water to a boil, add linguini and cook al dente according to package directions.

While pasta is cooking heat a small skillet or saucepan over low heat, add olive oil and garlic, sauté until garlic is fragrant and remove from heat.

Drain pasta, return to pasta pot, immediately pour olive oil and garlic over the pasta, stir to coat, stir in the cheese and serve.

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October 6, 20110 found this helpful

There are a few websites that let you input ingredients and give you recipes that match those. Try those.

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May 28, 2011

What can I make with frozen cheese ravioli, frozen chicken breast, and a jar of Alfredo sauce?

By colliesr

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May 28, 20110 found this helpful

If you have or could get a small can of tomatoes, you will have a yummy meal. You slice chicken breast in half horizontally (fillet them). If you have on hand, bread crumbs then dip them in some water or egg and drag them thru it both sides coating them well. Bake on pan sprayed with cooking spray or a little oil to prevent sticking. Bake on one side for about 20 minutes turn them on the other side, add the can tomatoes drained of all juice, then a little alfredo sauce of the sauce to cover the tomato, bake for about 15 minutes til done. If you don't bread them then you can cut into small cubes about 1" and saute them in oil it lightly browned, then add can tomatoes, (drained of tomatoe juice first.) Heat sauce, cook ravioli according to directions. Viola, dinner is served! Hope this helps.

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May 29, 20110 found this helpful

Here is a link to a site where you give them your ingredients and they'll find a recipe for you:
http://www.recipematcher.com/

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May 31, 20110 found this helpful

You could make it like lasagna, except cook the ravioli according to package and then boil your chicken in a little bit of water til done. Then layer the cheese ravioli on the bottom of the pan and put your cooked chicken(shredded) on top of the ravioli. Then pour the alfredo sauce on top of that. Put in the oven and bake til all is bubbly and heated thoroughly. Yum yum! That sounds so good. Wish that I had those ingredients right now. This is a good recipe for those that are on a restricted diet due to acid reflux and peptic ulcers and can't have fried foods or foods with tomatoes due to the acid content.

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August 7, 2016

I have banana peppers, tomatoes, cream cheese, bacon bits, and bacon. What can I make?

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June 25, 2016

I need to use up some of the stuff in my cupboard. I have chocolate, marshmallows, flour, cereal, dried fruit, sugar, honey, coconut, etc.

Any ideas. I am going to a big bring and share party tomorrow.

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November 25, 20140 found this helpful

I have 1% milk, onions, and potatoes.

By Elvira

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December 22, 20130 found this helpful

What can I make with hamburger, corn bread mix, beans, and spaghetti sauce?

By Jean

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January 9, 20120 found this helpful

I have flour, sugar, butter, and a Snickers bar. What can I make?

By Yameka

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January 11, 20120 found this helpful

Go to this link and type in all of those ingredients and it will come up with loads of choices. There's a tutorial for first timers using the site to help you out, too ;-)

http://www.supercook.com/

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January 11, 20120 found this helpful

Please come back with what you made. I have these same ingredients, but also have several different on-sale box cake mixes. Thought I'd mix chopped Snickers into the batter & bake a cake!

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March 28, 2016

I have small cans of potted meat, mashed potatoes, frozen mixed veggies, and Bisquick.

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August 10, 2015

What can I make with the following ingredients?

  • flour
  • peanut butter
  • brown sugar
  • cinnamon
  • nutmeg
  • oil

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February 19, 20150 found this helpful

What can I make with apples, butter, flour, three eggs, syrup, and raisin bran? I'm limited to these ingredients at my beach house.

By Kristina

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February 16, 20150 found this helpful

What can I make with barley and cream of mushroom soup?

By Kathy

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November 30, 20140 found this helpful

I have flour, sugar, milk, eggs, and cinnamon.

By S Long

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November 14, 20140 found this helpful

What can I make with turkey, mixed vegetables, and diced potatoes?

By Vicky

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September 29, 20140 found this helpful

I have hamburger, cheese, biscuit dough, onions, and tomato products.

By Dawn B

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September 13, 20140 found this helpful

Here's what I have: broccoli, cauliflower, spinach, carrots, acorn squash, and green beans. I also have ground turkey, beef, chicken stock, canned diced tomatoes, onions, garlic, ginger, fish sauce, soy sauce, etc. What kind of soup can I make?

By 4G

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August 3, 20140 found this helpful

What can I make with these ingredients: chicken breasts, snow peas, alfalfa sprouts, rice, green onions, ginger, celery, soy sauce, garlic paste?

By Jackie

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July 1, 20140 found this helpful

I have cooked hamburger patties, spanish rice, and baked onions. I am willing to add whatever necessary.

By Gene A from Victoria, TX

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June 6, 20140 found this helpful

I have hamburger, dill, onion, cilantro, carrots, and potatoes. Any suggestions?

By Pat

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February 1, 20140 found this helpful

Someone gave me a bunch of liquor filled chocolates. I cannot imagine eating them all, but could conceive of some divine recipe that included these little chocolates. Any ideas? Each little chocolate is shaped like a little liquor bottle and is .38 oz. There are four flavors: Grand Marnier, Remy Martin, orange Stoli vodka, and Jim Beam bourbon whiskey.

By Leslie

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November 23, 20130 found this helpful

I have 2 packages of black cherry Jello, a can of whole cranberries, pineapple, and walnuts What can I make with this?

By Penny L

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November 25, 20130 found this helpful

You can make black cherry Jello with whole cranberries, pineapple, and walnuts. :)

Seriously, the wonderful thing about Jello is that you can add almost anything you want as filler or garnish. Do note, however, that enzymes in fresh pineapple will prevent the gelatin from setting, so you'll have to add it as a garnish after the gelatin sets (there is info about this on the Jello box). Canned pineapple is fine though because the heat used in canning destroyed the enzyme.

For example, you can make the Jello with cranberies inside. Then puree the pineapple to use as a sauce over the Jello (might want to puree a bit of the cranberries too to add tartness and color). Finally, sprinkle crushed walnuts over everything to add a bit of crunchiness and visual appeal. Or switch the ingredients around, i.e. put the walnut in the Jello, etc.

Or if you're using canned pineapple, you can make a Jello Pineapple roll. Simply open a can of pineapple, drain out the liquid and then pour the Jello in. The can serves as a mold. You can either put the cranberries and walnuts in the core before pouring the Jello in or use them as a garnish or puree sauce later.

http://chemistr  eapple-jello.htm

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February 10, 20140 found this helpful

What can I make with canned peaches, fresh apples, sweetened condensed milk, cream cheese, brown sugar, confectioners sugar, and phyllo dough?

By AH from Kent, WA

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January 9, 20140 found this helpful

I want to make an Asian curry with leftover roast beef, basil, and broccoli.

By Susan

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December 19, 20130 found this helpful

What can I make with 3T butter, 1/3 C flour, 3 C broth, pepper, allspice, nutmeg?

By Jkered

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February 25, 20100 found this helpful

What can I make with these ingredients listed? I would also like to have the instructions. These ingredients are for a recipe, but I don't have the name or instructions.

  • 2 lbs lamb, beef, or pork
  • 1/4 cup lemon juice
  • tbsps. olive oil
  • 1/2 tsp. freshly ground pepper
  • 1 tbsp. plus 1 tsp. fresh oregano
  • 2 tsps. minced garlic
  • 2 tsps. olive oil
  • 1 large white onion thinly sliced
  • 1 tsp. essence

Thanks.

By Liz

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What Can I Make With These Ingredients?

The fact that the recipe contains essence makes me think it is an Emeril Lagasse recipe, since he has a spice blend called Essence which he uses in many of his recipes. It also seems as if you would use all the rest of the ingredients to make a marinade or rub for the meat. (01/04/2010)

By Omanana

What Can I Make With These Ingredients?

I use the website foodieview.com to find recipes when I have ingredients on hand and I cannot come up with something new and exciting to put on the table. In their search box you enter ingredients you have on hand, press search and it will show you recipe ideas with websites for ingredients you listed. There is no fee or registration required to use the site.

Have a great day.
Sabrina (01/05/2010)

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January 3, 20100 found this helpful

I have got the following ingredients:

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