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Cleita Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Nov-15-08 10:02 PM
Response to Reply #70
71. No flames. I look at the expressions of enjoyment of
from family members as they eat. What I don't eat is more for them.
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  -Fruitcake, Greenbean casserole... Typical Yeachh recipes you like to hate. Just A Yeller Dawg  Nov-15-08 07:56 PM   #0 
  - I have loved fruitcake for 58 years, give or take a few weeks.  123infinity   Nov-15-08 08:00 PM   #1 
  - Dear god.  Just A Yeller Dawg   Nov-15-08 08:03 PM   #5 
  - My whole family likes fruitcake, 4 of us.  madmom   Nov-15-08 08:08 PM   #15 
  - FREAKS. lol.  Liberal_in_LA   Nov-15-08 08:57 PM   #44 
     - Well yeah... but that's beside the point! : )  madmom   Nov-15-08 09:15 PM   #53 
  - Actually some people make their own and it is quite good. nt  patrice   Nov-15-08 08:39 PM   #28 
  - I saw a fruitcake wedding cake once.  igil   Nov-15-08 10:18 PM   #76 
  - To me, it sounds like most of the guests have only ever had "bad" fruitcake  kentauros   Nov-15-08 11:14 PM   #81 
  - Was this at the Timberline?  XemaSab   Nov-15-08 11:32 PM   #87 
  - My kneejerk guess is that you've never had a truly good fruitcake in your life!  kentauros   Nov-15-08 11:10 PM   #80 
     - Thanks for posting that!  GoddessOfGuinness   Nov-15-08 11:57 PM   #92 
     - You're welcome!  kentauros   Nov-16-08 01:09 AM   #94 
     - Good fruitcake is a wonderful thing.  Left Is Write   Nov-16-08 04:44 PM   #103 
  - I think my mom has one on a closet shelf somewhere that she'd be happy to send ya. n/t  cherokeeprogressive   Nov-15-08 08:05 PM   #10 
  - Great! Have her send it to Tse-ta-sa Laikta Sotsu-Hsia at General Delivery  123infinity   Nov-15-08 08:33 PM   #26 
  - Love some with my morning coffee.  emilyg   Nov-15-08 09:04 PM   #47 
  - yep. Me too. Smothered in Brandy & tossed down with a glass of sherry. Yum  crazylikafox   Nov-15-08 10:16 PM   #75 
  - Cheers!  GoddessOfGuinness   Nov-15-08 11:50 PM   #91 
  - Is fruitcake really that bad?  AspieGrrl   Nov-15-08 08:02 PM   #2 
  - I love fruitcake  Madam Mossfern   Nov-15-08 08:04 PM   #8 
  - HATE HATE HATE fruitcake.  Liberal_in_LA   Nov-15-08 08:56 PM   #42 
     - Yeah you prolly like raw fish  123infinity   Nov-15-08 09:25 PM   #59 
  - The standard, boxed fruitcake is vile  csziggy   Nov-15-08 08:06 PM   #12 
  - You mean it ain't Kosher? How is that possible?  123infinity   Nov-15-08 08:26 PM   #24 
  - I dunno, I guess it's just a Christmas thing?  AspieGrrl   Nov-15-08 08:44 PM   #32 
     - Hey, no sweat. There are a bunch of things I've never had and the reasons weren't even  123infinity   Nov-15-08 08:48 PM   #36 
  - Good fruitcake made with bourbon, brandy or rum and good, sweet dried fruit  Left Is Write   Nov-16-08 04:48 PM   #105 
  - Fruit Ambrosia and Broccoli Casserole  csziggy   Nov-15-08 08:03 PM   #3 
  - I gotta tell ya....  grasswire   Nov-15-08 08:07 PM   #14 
  - I think "fruit ambrosia" & "heavenly hash" are one in the same.  Just A Yeller Dawg   Nov-15-08 08:09 PM   #16 
  - What my sis-in-law calls Ambrosia does not have whipped cream or Cool Whip  csziggy   Nov-15-08 08:18 PM   #21 
  - I love ambrosia - haven't had it in years  jpak   Nov-16-08 04:58 PM   #107 
  - Not a recipe, but: SOYJOY tastes realy bad, like old fruitcake. I've had over a dozen people try  mondo joe   Nov-15-08 08:03 PM   #4 
  - Creamed tuna on toast.  cherokeeprogressive   Nov-15-08 08:03 PM   #6 
  - creamed corn  GloriaSmith   Nov-15-08 08:04 PM   #7 
  - Hey I like the green bean casserole - but only if you use fresh green beans  bob_weaver   Nov-15-08 08:04 PM   #9 
  - That's what I do,  Blue_In_AK   Nov-15-08 09:42 PM   #61 
  - I agree frozen works well.  michele77   Nov-15-08 09:53 PM   #68 
     - My kids (who are all adults now) would be really upset  Blue_In_AK   Nov-15-08 10:14 PM   #74 
  - Same here  sasquatch   Nov-16-08 06:09 PM   #113 
  - Yams swimming in brown sugar syrup and marshmallows.  bob_weaver   Nov-15-08 08:06 PM   #11 
  - OMG! Really. I had forgotten that one.  Just A Yeller Dawg   Nov-15-08 08:13 PM   #17 
  - And yams are already sweet to begin with. They don't need much sweetening.  bob_weaver   Nov-15-08 08:31 PM   #25 
     - Yes.  igil   Nov-15-08 10:22 PM   #77 
  - That is my most unfavorite Thanksgiving dish. I hate that stuff.  ocelot   Nov-15-08 08:51 PM   #38 
  - Same with me  bob_weaver   Nov-15-08 08:55 PM   #41 
  - I hated 'em too  fortyfeetunder   Nov-15-08 09:48 PM   #66 
  - dh insists we have it on christmas.  mopinko   Nov-15-08 11:27 PM   #85 
  - Amen.  peekaloo   Nov-16-08 11:00 AM   #98 
  - That would be my least favorite too, ...  surrealAmerican   Nov-16-08 02:27 PM   #101 
  - I never understood the fascination with green bean casserole..I always thought  TK421   Nov-15-08 08:06 PM   #13 
  - I totally agree with U - greenbean casserole - UGH!  Chipper Chat   Nov-15-08 08:16 PM   #19 
  - double UGH!!  TK421   Nov-15-08 08:40 PM   #29 
  - The "chunky vomit" secret ingredient is  Habibi   Nov-15-08 08:21 PM   #23 
     - I remember the first time I had this stuff, and I HATE HATE HATE onions!  TK421   Nov-15-08 08:41 PM   #31 
  - I'll eat a lot of things and will try new things, but I draw the line at intestinal byproducts  elocs   Nov-15-08 08:15 PM   #18 
  - I watched some show about fruitcake once  junofeb   Nov-15-08 08:17 PM   #20 
  - I think they have the same half-life as U-235 n/t  Just A Yeller Dawg   Nov-15-08 08:20 PM   #22 
  - Oyster stuffing for the turkey - yeach!!!  patrice   Nov-15-08 08:37 PM   #27 
  - Hey. I ordered up a quart of fresh Apalachicola oysters yesterday  123infinity   Nov-15-08 08:49 PM   #37 
     - Maybe I've never had it done right . . . ?  patrice   Nov-15-08 09:04 PM   #46 
        - Apparently! You aren't anti-oyster, which is great...but of course will send you to Hell.  123infinity   Nov-15-08 09:22 PM   #58 
  - Broccoli and cheese salad!!! -ugh!  patrice   Nov-15-08 08:40 PM   #30 
  - ## PLEASE DONATE TO DEMOCRATIC UNDERGROUND! ##  DU GrovelBot   Nov-15-08 08:44 PM   #33 
  - OMG!!!! I was just endorsed by the Grovelbot!  Just A Yeller Dawg   Nov-15-08 08:45 PM   #34 
  - They have lost favor, thankfully, but Jello molds with cabbage & nuts & peach slices & mayo in them  Bluebear   Nov-15-08 08:47 PM   #35 
  - A former acquaintance  MountainLaurel   Nov-15-08 08:55 PM   #40 
  - Oh my stars.  Bluebear   Nov-15-08 08:58 PM   #45 
  - Yeah, that was her reaction too  MountainLaurel   Nov-16-08 12:12 PM   #100 
  - That's the WORST thing I've heard of!! Beats my list all to heck!  patrice   Nov-15-08 09:11 PM   #50 
  - .  XemaSab   Nov-15-08 11:37 PM   #88 
  - lime jello with cottage cheese  shanti   Nov-15-08 10:05 PM   #72 
  - Yeach foods.  luv_mykatz   Nov-15-08 08:53 PM   #39 
  - Cranberry sauce that slides out of the can in one gelatinous hunk. ew.  Liberal_in_LA   Nov-15-08 08:57 PM   #43 
  - DEPRESSING stuff!  patrice   Nov-15-08 09:19 PM   #57 
  - My fruitcake is great and, yes, the bourbon is too.  Libertyfirst   Nov-15-08 09:08 PM   #48 
  - LOL... I'd love to try your fruitcake and prove my opinion wrong.  Just A Yeller Dawg   Nov-15-08 09:54 PM   #69 
  - I thought there was only one fruitcake in existence that keeps getting  Progs Rock   Nov-15-08 09:09 PM   #49 
  - Succotash  lwfern   Nov-15-08 09:11 PM   #51 
  - A few years back, a friend made succotash using edamame in place of the lima beans - quite good.  kath   Nov-15-08 09:42 PM   #62 
  - Our one Border Collie LOVES succotash  haruka3_2000   Nov-16-08 04:24 PM   #102 
  - Any recipe with raisens in it - Perfectly good bread pudding  MadMaddie   Nov-15-08 09:13 PM   #52 
  - Raisins make me very suspicious. I'm never quite certain what those small black bits are.  patrice   Nov-15-08 09:18 PM   #55 
  - Especially if you bit into one that's crunchy and it's always in a  MadMaddie   Nov-15-08 09:35 PM   #60 
     - Sometimes they're in the stuffing. I HATE that!  patrice   Nov-15-08 09:44 PM   #63 
  - I love bread pudding.  Cleita   Nov-15-08 09:19 PM   #56 
     - I love!! bread pudding - but NO raisins!  patrice   Nov-15-08 09:46 PM   #65 
        - Whatever you like.  Cleita   Nov-15-08 09:49 PM   #67 
        - HATE BREAD PUDDING and RICE PUDDING. It was a dessert that felt like punishment to us kids  Liberal_in_LA   Nov-16-08 10:32 AM   #96 
           - Rice puddin' rules - as does tapioca puddin' - and Indian puddin'  jpak   Nov-16-08 05:06 PM   #109 
  - The green bean casserole is a favorite of the family.  Cleita   Nov-15-08 09:15 PM   #54 
  - Flame away, but I love it, too. nt  mycritters2   Nov-15-08 09:59 PM   #70 
     - No flames. I look at the expressions of enjoyment of  Cleita   Nov-15-08 10:02 PM   #71 
  - Any "American" food cooked by my mother  Paula Sims   Nov-15-08 09:44 PM   #64 
  - You don't like green bean casserole?  vanderRock   Nov-15-08 10:06 PM   #73 
  - Real Americans like that green bean casserole ... and that is why I'm glad I'm not a real American.  Oregonian   Nov-15-08 10:23 PM   #78 
  - Yeah! Don't cast asparagus at green bean casseroles!  zanne   Nov-16-08 04:59 PM   #108 
  - Liver, in any form.  Swamp Rat   Nov-15-08 10:23 PM   #79 
  - i love green bean casserole, maybe because it's really just a transfer vehicle for the fried onions  chimpsrsmarter   Nov-15-08 11:18 PM   #82 
  - I like it if it's done well  kentauros   Nov-15-08 11:22 PM   #83 
     - lemme know if you do, i'd love to know if it's better. Those fried onions are also  chimpsrsmarter   Nov-15-08 11:25 PM   #84 
        - I wear my big pants already!  kentauros   Nov-15-08 11:30 PM   #86 
  - Don't be talkin' smack about green bean casserole  derby378   Nov-15-08 11:42 PM   #89 
  - I'm going to say it...  PassingFair   Nov-15-08 11:46 PM   #90 
  - Then give her this recipe...  Just A Yeller Dawg   Nov-16-08 09:26 AM   #95 
  - I love fruitcake - you haters never had any good stuff.  old mark   Nov-16-08 12:12 AM   #93 
  - It's the rubbery fruity hunks of 'stuff' I hate.  Liberal_in_LA   Nov-16-08 10:35 AM   #97 
  - Cocktail meatballs.  Chan790   Nov-16-08 11:10 AM   #99 
  - Green bean casserole made with cream of mushroom soup -  Left Is Write   Nov-16-08 04:47 PM   #104 
  - But I love fruitcake!  hippywife   Nov-16-08 04:53 PM   #106 
  - American chop suey, shepherd's pie made with tomato soup and green beans  GreenPartyVoter   Nov-16-08 05:49 PM   #110 
  - ok...I love green bean casserole, and it ain't thanksgiving without it.  LaydeeBug   Nov-16-08 06:00 PM   #111 
  - ok...I love green bean casserole, and it ain't thanksgiving without it.  LaydeeBug   Nov-16-08 06:00 PM   #112 
  - I have belatedly discovered "The Sneeze"  DeposeTheBoyKing   Nov-16-08 06:12 PM   #114 
  - NO!!!! I **ADORE, LOVE & RESPECT Fruitcake** !!!  trueblue2007   Nov-17-08 04:16 PM   #115 
  - AMBROSIA! EFFING CANNED FRUIT SALAD WITH EFFING MINI-MARSHMALLOWS! AAARRRRGGGGHHHHH!  Amerigo Vespucci   Nov-17-08 04:20 PM   #116 
  - I love ambrosia. It's so light and tasty. MMMMMMM. Wish I had some now.  Liberal_in_LA   Nov-17-08 05:28 PM   #120 
  - I like fruitcake  tigereye   Nov-17-08 05:15 PM   #117 
  - Is "heavenly hash" ice cream?  redqueen   Nov-17-08 05:20 PM   #118 
  - I like fruitcake and I've never had greenbean casserole.  azmouse   Nov-17-08 05:24 PM   #119 
 

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