Have you ever tried to duplicate a restaurant / fast food item at home? What ite

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  1. L. Spikes profile image65
    L. Spikesposted 12 years ago

    Have you ever tried to duplicate a restaurant / fast food item at home? What item was it?

    How did it turn out? Worse, equal, better?

  2. eatforcheaper profile image61
    eatforcheaperposted 12 years ago

    Yes, I have tried to make my own Nandos chicken with their sauce as well but it didn't taste the same hmm

    I needed to probably bbq it as well to give it that flame grilled taste...

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    Emily Sparksposted 12 years ago

    My 7 year old sister once asked me to make a "crabby patty" like on Sponge Bob Squarepants.  Needless to say, I didn't even attemp it!
      I have however, tried to duplicate Red Lobster's cheddar biscuits.  They were fine, but not near as good.
      I had more success with the  "Cocacola Cake" from Cracker Barrel.  It is delicious!

  4. duffsmom profile image60
    duffsmomposted 12 years ago

    We have a little deli in town that makes the greatest breakfast burritos.  We have tried to make them at home - they were good but still not at great as the deli.

  5. Jools99 profile image86
    Jools99posted 12 years ago

    Last Summer, I made the Cheesecake Factory New York Cheesescake from a recipe that I found online and it was very, very close to the real thing.  I was very impressed but it was huge!  Next time I will use the half the amounts.

  6. ShepherdLover profile image64
    ShepherdLoverposted 12 years ago

    Chipotle guacamole!  They have the recipe on their site actually, http://www.chipotlefan.com/index.php?id … le_recipe, and it tastes almost exactly like theirs, but even better because you can customize it to your own tastes!

  7. talfonso profile image88
    talfonsoposted 12 years ago

    Sure, but with healthier modifications. I ate chicken fried steak on occasion at a few restaurants (T-Rex's is the most recent). I'd duplicate the recipe, but fry the steak in a tiny bit of oil and bake to finish. Not close to the real thing, but healthier!

  8. LauraD093 profile image70
    LauraD093posted 11 years ago

    I make a mean Big Mac-it doesn't take a brain surgeon to figure out what the secret sauce is . lol


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