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                            DINNER IN A PUMPKIN
 
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 Serving Size  : 10   Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Stews
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    1       md           Pumpkin
    1       lb           Sausage, hot
    1       lg           Onion -- chopped
    1                    Bell pepper, green -- chopped
      1/2   pk           Chicken noodle soup mix
      1/2   c            Almonds, blanched
      1/2   bn           Celery -- chopped
    6       oz           Chicken -- boned
    1       c            Rice -- uncooked
    4 1/2   c             -- Water
 
   Cut off the top of the pumpkin and thoroughly clean out the seeds and
   pulp.  Preheat the oven to 250 F.  Brown the sausage, breaking into
   small pieces as it cooks.  Drain grease and add onion, celery and
   green pepper. Cook a few minutes.  Add soup mix to boiling water and
   cook a few minutes. Combine all ingredients and pour into the clean
   pumpkin shell.  Replace pumpkin top and place pumpkin on a baking
   sheet. Bake one hour or until pumpkin is tender.  Stir once halfway
   through.  Remove pumpkin lid and serve, scooping out some of the
   cooked pumpkin into each bowl.
  
 
 
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