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Tropical Slush

Posted in : Tropical on by : Daphne

Ingredients: 6 cups water, divided5 medium ripe bananas2 cups sugar2 (12 fluid oz) cans frozen orange juice concentrate, thawed1 (12 oz) can frozen lemonade concentrate, thawed1 (46 fluid oz) can unsweetened pineapple juice3 (2 liter) bottles lemon-lime flavored carbonated beverage Instructions: In a blender container, process 1 cup of water, bananas and sugar until smooth.
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Tropical Grilled Pork Chops

Posted in : Tropical on by : Daphne

Ingredients: 1 clove garlic, minced1 tsp chili powder1/4 tsp cayenne pepper1 pod cardamom seeds1/2 tsp water, or as needed1 tsp vegetable oil1/4 cup rice wine vinegar1/2 cup sugar1 mango – peeled, seeded and chopped1/4 tsp salt1/2 tsp cilantro2 tsp lemon juice1 fresh jalapeno pepper, minced1 1/2 cups unsweetened applesauce3 pineapple rings, chopped1 pinch white pepper1/3
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Tropical Coleslaw

Posted in : Tropical on by : Daphne

Ingredients: 1 medium firm banana, sliced2 tbs lemon juice3 cups shredded cabbage1 (20 oz) can pineapple tidbits, drained1 celery rib, chopped1 (11 oz) can mandarin oranges, drained1/2 cup golden raisins1 (8 oz) container lemon yogurt1/2 cup coarsely chopped walnuts1/2 tsp salt Instructions: In a small bowl, toss banana slices and lemon juice. In a large
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Tropical Fruit Salad

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Ingredients: 1 mango – peeled, seeded and cubed1 papaya – peeled, seeded and cubed2 mandarin oranges, peeled and segmented2 kiwis, peeled and sliced1/2 fresh pineapple – peeled, cored and cubed1 (8 oz) package cream cheese, room temperature1 (7 oz) jar marshmallow fluff1 tbs vanilla extract Instructions: In a large bowl, gently toss together the mango,
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Tropical Lime Cake

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Ingredients: 1 (18.25 oz) package lemon cake mix1 (3 oz) package lime flavored gelatin mix5 eggs1 cup vegetable oil3/4 cup fresh orange juice1/2 cup fresh lime juice2 cups confectioners’ sugar Instructions: Preheat oven to 350F (175C). Grease and flour a 9×13 inch pan. In a large bowl, stir together the cake mix and lime flavored
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Tropical Beef and Noodles

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Ingredients: 4 cups uncooked egg noodles1 lb ground beef1 (15 oz) can mandarin oranges1 (8 oz) can unsweetened pineapple chunks2 tbs cornstarch1 tbs lemon juice1 tbs soy sauce1/4 tsp garlic powder1/4 tsp salt1/8 tsp ground nutmeg1/3 cup salted whole cashews1/3 cup flaked coconut, toasted Instructions: Cook noodles according to package directions. Meanwhile, in a large
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Tropical Salsa with Grilled Mango

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Ingredients: 1 ripe mango, peeled and sliced 1/4 inch thick2 tsp olive oil1/4 cup finely chopped red onion2 tbs finely chopped red bell pepper1 jalapeno pepper, finely chopped1 lime, juiced2 tsp white sugar1/2 tsp salt1/2 tsp ground ginger Instructions: Preheat an outdoor grill for high heat. In a mixing bowl, toss mango slices with oil
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Marinated Chicken

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Ingredients: 3/4 cup low-sodium soy sauce1-1/2 oz. lemon juice1-1/2 cups orange juice1 garlic clove pared minced3 oz. honey1/4 cup scallions minced1-1/2 oz. cider vinegar1-1/2 lb. boneless skinless chicken breasts Instructions: Place all ingredients except chicken in glass bowl; combine. Add chicken. Cover; refrigerate for 1 hour. Remove chicken; broil until cooked through. Let cool. Cut
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Tropical Oatmeal Cookies

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Ingredients: 1/2 c White sugar1/2 c Brown sugar1/2 c Shortening1 Egg1 c Crushed pineapple1-1/2 c Oatmeal1/2 ts Salt1/2 ts Cinnamon1/8 ts Nutmeg1/2 c Nuts — chopped1 c Flour — sifted1/2 ts Baking soda Instructions: Mix all together well. Drop by teaspoonfuls onto ungreased baking sheet. Bake 375~ about 15 minutes.

Caribbean Bananas

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Ingredients: 4 medium bananas2 tablespoons margarine melted1 tablespoon lemon juice1/2 teaspoon ground allspice1/3 cup packed brown sugar Instructions: Heat oven to 350 degrees. Cut bananas crosswise into halves; cut each half lengthwise into halves. Place cut sides up in square baking dish 9 X 9 X 2 inches. Mix margarine lemon juice and allspice; brush
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