Semi-Homemade Cooking

Hosted by Sandra Lee
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Semi-Homemade Bake Sale

Host a simple, delicious bake sale with 10 Sandra Lee shortcut recipes for sweet and savory crowd-pleasing favorites.

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  • Join Sandra Lee as she celebrates Halloween as only she can! Sandra's dreams come true when she awakes and finds herself transformed into several of her favorite characters from Alice in Wonderland and beyond! The spectacle doesn't end with the costumes ... Sandra slips into a dreamy parallel universe to create the perfect Halloween Sweets and Desserts, plus a collection of Cocktails ideal for an unforgettable Halloween party! Don't miss the fun and the surprises on this trip into a Halloween fantasy with Sandra Lee and her greatest party recipes.

  • This Halloween, Sandra is transforming into 4 icons from the silver screen - you won't believe your eyes! First, dressed as Marilyn Monroe, she's scaring up a host of Halloween snacks including Spicy Bat Wings and Bat Chips served with a Goblin Dip. Then, Sandra transforms into Vivan Lee, and makes frighteningly good cocktail meatballs - her Sweet and Sour Eyeballs. Next, while disguised as Liz Taylor, Sandra makes Spider Bites, a spooky confection made with chocolate, peanut butter, and pretzels. Plus, Sandra's White Pumpkin Cakes are so good; they'll vanish into thin air. In her final costume, Sandra aka Audrey Hepburn, makes a secret potion suitable for boys, ghouls and grownups alike - Dragon's Blood Punch.

  • It's Halloween and Sandra is queen for a day. With recipes for Ham and Apple Fritters, medieval Spicy Steak on a Stick, Brioche and Pumpkin Trifle and a Regal Rose cocktail.

About the Host

Known for her trademark Semi-Homemade Cooking style, Sandra helps home cooks save money on Restaurant Remakes and Money-Saving Meals.

About the Show

In an atmosphere as inviting as her recipes, Sandra Lee, author of the best-selling cookbook Semi-Homemade Cooking, shares her techniques for combining fresh ingredients with specially selected store-bought items. The results: mouthwatering meals and desserts, prepared in minutes, that taste like they were made from scratch. Now you can see why consumers, viewers and celebrities from Katie Couric to Nathan Lane have made Sandra Lee one of America's most sought-after culinary experts!

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In an atmosphere as inviting as her recipes, Sandra Lee, author of the best-selling cookbook Semi-Homemade Cooking, shares her techniques for combining fresh ingredients with specially selected store-bought items. The results: mouthwatering meals and desserts, prepared in minutes, that taste like they were made from scratch. Now you can see why consumers, viewers and celebrities from Katie Couric to Nathan Lane have made Sandra Lee one of America's most sought-after culinary experts!

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