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Thai-Style Chicken Legs Recipe

Recipe borrowed from Smitten Kitchen

Ingredients:
5 garlic cloves, coarsely chopped
1/4 cup chopped cilantro (or flat-leaf parsley if you are cilantro-averse)
1/4 cup Asian fish sauce
1/4 cup vegetable oil
2 tablespoons hoisin sauce (I accidentally doubled this and can only advise you do the same)
1 1/2 teaspoons ground coriander
1 teaspoon kosher salt
1 teaspoon freshly ground black or white pepper
8 whole chicken legs, split, or 8 drumsticks and 8 thighs (about 5 pounds total)
Thai sweet chili sauce, for serving

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Chocolate Cake Recipe

Recipe borrowed from That’s Fit

Ingredients:
1 cup sugar (or 1/2 cup Splenda)
1/4 cup canola oil
1/2 cup egg substitute, beaten
1 teaspoon vanilla
1/4 cup pureed prunes
1/2 cup fat-free buttermilk
1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
1 cup whole wheat flour
1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 cup boiling water
2 tablespoons walnuts, crushed to a powder

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Mango Slaw with Cashews and Mint Recipe

Recipe borrowed from Smitten Kitchen

Ingredients:
2 mangoes, peeled, pitted and julienned
1 to 1 1/4 pounds Napa cabbage, halved and sliced very thinly
1 red pepper, julienned
1/2 red onion, thinly sliced
6 tablespoons of fresh lime juice, from about two limes
1/4 cup rice vinegar
2 tablespoons oil of your choice
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes, or to taste (or omit this and whisk in a chile paste to taste)
1/4 cup thinly sliced fresh mint leaves
1/4 cup toasted cashews, coarsely chopped

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