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More Than 200 Simple and Delicious Secret Restaurant Recipes--All for $10 or Less!


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New York Times bestselling author Ron Douglas reveals even more copycat recipes from your family’s favorite restaurants—all for $10 or less!

In his blockbuster New York Times bestselling cookbook, America’s Most Wanted Recipes, Ron Douglas proved that you don’t need to break the bank or even leave your house to enjoy the meals you love most. With his copycat recipes from the most popular chain restaurants across America—including The Cheesecake Factory, KFC, Olive Garden, P.F. Chang’s, Red Lobster, Outback Steakhouse, and many more—your family can have these meals “on demand” from your very own kitchen.

Now, Ron gives readers even more delicious, time-saving, and easy-to-make restaurant recipes—and he guarantees that they’ll all cost $10 or less. Eating on a budget has never been easier. These best-kept secrets will save you thousands of dollars a year and put delicious meals on the table that the whole family will enjoy.


IntroductionxiCost-Cutting IdeasxvTime-Saving IdeasxviiRefrigerator and Freezer Storage ChartxixKitchen TipsxxiiiGuide to Symbols in RecipesxxviA&W™Coney Dog1Hamburger3Original Bacon Cheeseburger4Papa Burger6APPLEBEE’S™Bourbon Street Steak8Club House Grill10Crispy Orange Chicken Bowl11Deadly Chocolate Sin13Mudslide15Santa Fe Chicken Salad16AUNT CHILADA’S™Sonoran Enchiladas18BAHAMA BREEZE™Roasted Cuban Bread with Garlic-Herb Butter and Tomato Marinade20Seafood Paella22BENIHANA™Rocky’s Choice24Sesame Chicken26Yakisoba Dinner27BRAVO! CUCINA ITALIANA™Penne Mediterranean29Pasta Woozie31BUCA DI BEPPO™Chicken Saltimbocca32Chicken with Lemon34Chopped Antipasto Salad35Bruschetta37CALIFORNIA PIZZA KITCHEN™Tuscan Hummus38CARRABBA’S ITALIAN GRILL™Chicken Bryan40Mussels in Lemon-Butter Sauce42Pollo Rosa Maria44Rigatoni Campagnolo46Stuffed Mushrooms Parmigiana48Tagliarini Picchi Pacchiu49THE CHEESECAKE FACTORY™Bang-Bang Chicken and Shrimp50Chicken Madeira53Louisiana Chicken Pasta55Pasta with Mushroom Bolognese57CHEVYS FRESH MEX™Mesquite-Grilled Chicken Quesadillas59CHI-CHI’S™Mexican Chicken Salad61Old West Oven-Fried Chicken62Salsa63San Antonio Chili64CHILI’S™Asian Lettuce Wraps66Boneless Buffalo Wings68Grilled Caribbean Salad70Spicy Garlic-and-Lime Shrimp72CHIPOTLE MEXICAN GRILL™Ancho Chile Marinade for Meats73Barbacoa Burritos75Corn Salsa77CLAIM JUMPER™Pot Roast and Vegetables78Roasted Pork Loin80DAVE AND BUSTER’S™Blackened Chicken Pasta81Cheddar Mashed Potatoes83Steak Fajita Salad84DON PABLO’S™Chicken Nachos86Queso Dip87EMERIL’S NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANT™Barbecued Shrimp88Rosemary Biscuits90FAMOUS DAVE’S™Firecracker Chicken Wings91Crossroads Delta Black Beans93Barbecue Sauce95Shakin’ the Shack Potato Salad97Route 66 Truck Stop Chili98’Que Sandwiches100Voodoo Chicken101Cajun Dynamite Dust102Mojo Salsa103GARIBALDI CAFE™Chicken Rigatoni104Clam Linguine106GOLDEN CORRAL™Bourbon Street Chicken107Rolls109Seafood Salad111HARD ROCK CAFE™Alfredo Sauce112Baby Back Watermelon Ribs114Blackened Chicken Penne Pasta116Chili118Filet Steak Sandwich120Grilled-Vegetable Sandwich121Nice and Easy Chicken ’n’ Cheesy123Tupelo-Style Chicken125HOUSTON’S RESTAURANT™Canadian Cheese Soup127Grilled Chicken Salad129Tortilla Soup130Wild Rice and Mushroom Soup132JACK IN THE BOX™Jumbo Jack134Oreo Cookie Shake136JOE’S CRAB SHACK™Harvest Bay Mahimahi137KFC™Coleslaw139Grilled Chicken140LUBY’S CAFETERIA™Baked Corned Beef Brisket with Sour Cream New Potatoes142Fried Catfish144Green Pea Salad145Mixed-Squash Casserole146Smothered Steak with Mushroom Gravy148MACARONI GRILL™Carmela’s Chicken Rigatoni150Chicken Scaloppine152Farfalle di Pollo al Sugo Bianco154Fondata Gamberi156Polpettone alla Montagona (Italian Meat Loaf)157Shrimp Portofino159MRS. FIELDS™Applesauce-Oatmeal Cookies161Pumpkin Harvest Cookies163O’CHARLEY’S™Potato Soup164THE OLD SPAGHETTI FACTORY™Spaghetti with Browned Butter and Mizithra Cheese166OLIVE GARDEN™Cheese Ravioli with Vegetables167Chicken Scampi169Clams Bruschetta171Gnocchi with Spicy Tomato and Wine Sauce172Golden Cinnamon Orzo Calabrese174Italian Pasta Salad Supremo with Primavera Toast176Italian Sausage Soup178Italian Sausage-Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms with an Herb and Parmesan Cheese Sauce179Pasta Frittata181Penne Senese183Risotto Milanese184Shrimp Cristoforo186Tuscan Garlic Chicken187OUTBACK STEAKHOUSE™Bloomin’ Onion189Mac a Roo ’n’ Cheese191PANDA EXPRESS™Chow Mein192Garlic Chicken Breasts with String Beans193Spicy Chicken194PANERA BREAD™Apple-Sausage Patties with Sage196Baked Bread-and-Cabbage Soup with Smoked Sausage198Chicken Breasts with Herbed Crust200Crispy Zucchini Rounds202French Bread Pizza203Grilled Italian Salad with Prosciutto Chips204Strawberry and Brie Bruschetta206Vegetarian Creamy Tomato Soup207Zucchini Parmesan208PEPPERIDGE FARM™Milano Cookies209P.F. CHANG’S CHINA BISTRO™Coconut-Curry Vegetables211Garlic Noodles213Ginger Chicken with Broccoli215Lemon-Pepper Shrimp217Mongolian Beef218Oolong-Marinated Sea Bass219Orange Peel Chicken221Red Sauce Wontons223Roasted Chicken, Cantonese Style225Shrimp Dumplings227Spicy Chicken229Stir-Fried Spicy Eggplant230PONDEROSA STEAKHOUSE™Seafood Penne Pasta Salad232RADISSON INN™Roasted Sicilian Pork Shoulder233RED LOBSTER™Amarillo Salmon235Broiled Dill Salmon236Country Fried Flounder237Crab Linguine Alfredo238Crab-Stuffed Mushrooms239Cranberry-Apple Sangria241Mussels Marinara242Seafood Chili244Shrimp Scampi246RED ROBIN™Banzai Burger247BBQ Chicken Salad248Burnin’ Love Burger250RUBY TUESDAY™Spicy Sesame-Peanut Noodles252RUTH’S CHRIS STEAK HOUSE™Creamed Spinach254SARA LEE™Carrot Square Cake256SBARRO™Chicken Francese with Lemon Butter258Rigatoni alla Vodka260SHONEY’S™Country Fried Steak261Chicken Stir-Fry263SONIC DRIVE-IN™Fritos Chili Cheese Wraps264STARBUCKS™Tazo Chai Tea Latte265STEAK AND ALE™Bourbon Street Steak266Burgundy Mushrooms267Cajun Chicken Pasta268Hawaiian Chicken270TEXAS ROADHOUSE™Smokehouse Burgers271Green Beans273Grilled Cheese Wraps274Legendary Sirloin Beef Tips275Texas Steak Rolls276T.G.I. FRIDAY’S™Au Gratin Potatoes278Bruschetta Chicken280Lemon Chicken Scaloppine282Nine-Layer Dip284Spicy Cajun Chicken Pasta286THAI KITCHEN™Fried Rice (Khau Phat)288Sesame Chicken290THAI KITCHEN BURBANK™Tiger Roast Chicken291TONY ROMA’S™Baked Potato Soup293UNO CHICAGO GRILL™Classic Deep-Dish Pizza295WINGER’S™Sticky Fingers297ZINFANDEL RESTAURANT™Barbecued Ribs299Barbecue Sauce301Crusty Duckling Hash302Watercress, Walnut, and Blue Cheese Salad304Tortilla Soup305Measurements307Trademarks308Restaurant Web Sites311Index313
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About The Author

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Ron Douglas is the New York Times bestselling author of the America’s Most Wanted Recipes series, which includes, most recently, America’s Most Wanted Recipes At the Grill. He is a former finance director at JP Morgan and founder of the #1 copycat recipe website, He lives in New York with his wife and two children.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Atria Books (July 6, 2010)
  • Length: 352 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781439148266

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“These best-kept secrets will save you thousands of dollars a year and put delicious meals on the table that the whole family will enjoy.” —Tri-City Herald (Washington)

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