12 Amazing Recipes With the Strangest Names

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Don't judge a book by its cover... or, in this situation, a recipe by its name! Recipes get names that don't always convey how delicious they are. Which one of these 12 Strange Recipe Names catches your eye (or your stomach)?

12 Amazing Recipes With the Strangest Names:

1. Diner Garbage Pasta

Diner Garbage Pasta

A beloved staple of upstate New York, Diner Garbage Pasta is much more delicious than the name suggests! It's essentially a tender and bouncy pasta dish, with savory and beefy hamburger meat added. Where Diner Garbage Pasta kicks the game up a notch is by adding delicious hamburger toppings to the rich tomato sauce (here, playing the role of ketchup) such as sharp cheddar cheese and even sour relish. There's no trashing a dish as good as this Diner Garbage Pasta!

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2. Butter Swim Biscuits

Butter Swim Biscuits

Butter Swim Biscuits get their name quite literally; the flaky, tender biscuits are baked in a pool of melted butter, so the butter infuses into the crust for extra richness and golden color. You just won't believe how crunchy and buttery the outer crust is or how fluffy and rich the interior is! It's astounding how one simple change can really amp up your biscuits. Butter Swim Biscuits are simple to make and just so wonderful to serve up for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. This is pure butter heaven!

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3. Holy Moly Dip

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If you're anything like us, you're always on the hunt for a dish that has that special superpower worth sharing at parties. And by special superpower, we mean it's so deliciously addicting that no matter what crowd you serve it to, you can guarantee it will be gone by the end of the night. Well, here it is! Holy Moly Dip is named appropriately, because you'll hear your fellow event gatherers exclaiming such proclamations with each dip! Served with any of your favorite dippers, ranging from tortilla chips, pita chips, veggie sticks, and anything in between, this melty, cheesy, creamy dip is sure to blow the minds of all involved. There's even a little bit of healthy broccoli hidden in there, which is fun because no one will even know they're partying it up while also willingly getting some greens in. Holy moly! Holy Moly Dip is truly something special! Try it at your next food-focused event and see firsthand the magical hold it has on the masses!

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4. Astronaut's Breakfast

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When we think of astronaut food, our minds typically rocket to all things freeze-dried. Think ice cream, bananas, and chicken nuggets (so weird, so crazy, but so cool!). While those things are probably delicious and quite the experience to eat, nothing beats the hearty, protein-heavy Astronaut's Breakfast they enjoy on earth before lifting off. Imagine a plate exploding with fluffy, perfectly seasoned scrambled eggs, tender, juicy slabs of New York strip steak, and your favorite roasted potatoes. Your tastebuds will deem its deliciousness out of this world! So, while you might not be heading to space anytime soon, Astronaut's Breakfast is still the best morning meal when life feels a bit like a supernova.

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5. Just-Trust-Me Bake

Just Trust Me Bake

Back in the day, our granny used to feed us things that, to be honest, we thought sounded really weird. She would put our filled plates in front of us, our noses would start to wrinkle, and she'd say, "Just trust me." That happened numerous times over our younger years, and usually, what she made us we ended up loving. So, as we got older, we decided to name our favorite dish of hers the Just-Trust-Me Bake, just to be silly. With one bite, you'll understand our eternal affinity for this creamy, cheesy chicken bake. It has the perfect amount of salty crunch, and it'll make your kitchen smell pretty lovely, too. Make granny proud and help us honor her with her forever famous and delicious Just-Trust-Me Bake!

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6. Wacky Cake

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Here's what's truly wacky about Wacky Cake: you can make a moist and decadently rich chocolate cake without ever touching milk or eggs. Instead, a few pantry standards can create something crazy-delicious. Or perhaps this is what makes it wacky: when slathered with your favorite frosting, this can take you back to your most beloved memories. Yes, in an hour or less, you could find yourself enjoying mouthfuls of chocolate-flavored nostalgia. Why not dig in?

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7. Yummy Tipsy Chicken

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If you're in a funny, goofy, giggly mood, then Yummy Tipsy Chicken is perfect for the occasion. You'll say "bottoms up" to enjoying the boozy, sweet sauce that's poured all over the tender chicken thighs. The part that will really make you cheer is when you realize most of the hard work gets finished in your slow cooker. This is fun! Yummy Tipsy Chicken is always welcomed to brighten our spirits even more!

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8. Grasshopper Pie

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We know what you're thinking, and no...there are no actual grasshoppers in this pie. In fact, this Grasshopper Pie is completely vegan: completely dairy-free yet with an incredibly smooth creaminess. Grasshopper Pie is a vintage, nostalgic favorite featuring a vibrant green (hence the name), cool, and minty dessert layered on top of a dark chocolate, crumbly crust. This version of Grasshopper Pie is a way to make your sweet tooth happy while getting around dietary restrictions. You don’t even have to turn the oven on to enjoy this hopping, happening treat!

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9. Camp Bread

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Dear mom and dad, we miss you but don't worry about us too much. We're having a blast so far at summer camp. Our roommates are nice (they smell a little funny, though) and at night they teach us new card games, which has been fun. The counselors really have our days jammed packed with cool things to do. We always start our mornings off with a hike around the lake and end our days singing by the campfire and making s'mores. Yesterday's afternoon activity was learning how to make the traditional Camp Bread. Apparently, they've been making it since the camp opened 30 years ago (that's so old!). It was really good! It was really fluffy and sort of tasted like that yummy, buttery cornbread mom makes, but with a little more seasoning and spices. Since it's a camp tradition, they gave us the recipe, so we thought we'd share it with you, too (see it below!). Anyway, we can't wait to be home. Maybe we can even share a piece of Camp Bread as we tell you all about the memories we've made this week. Sounds like fun to us. Love you and see you soon!

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10. Goodfellas™ Spaghetti & Meatballs

Goodfellas Spaghetti & Meatballs

Some movie scenes just stick with you because they depict a dish that looks so delicious, it makes you want it for yourself. The jailhouse pasta scene is one of those, and Goodfellas™ Spaghetti & Meatballs manages to capture the magic of the silver screen in each twirled forkful of pasta! The sauce is truly amazing, with the garlic melting right into the rich, sweet, succulent tomato sauce. The pork sausage and the juicy, tender meatballs absorb all that saucy goodness through the simmering process. Goodfellas Spaghetti & Meatballs isn't funny like a clown, but it is fantastically tasty!

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11. Sinful Pot Pie N' Biscuits

Sinful Pot Pie N' Biscuits

It's funny that Sinful Pot Pie N' Biscuits is called "sinful" when it's one of the tastiest, most rustic, and most wholesome dishes ever created. It might be sinfully delicious, but it really does have a heart of gold! Well, golden-brown chicken that is, along with fluffy potatoes and garden veggies in a savory, creamy sauce. More than that, Sinful Pot Pie N' Biscuits has a golden-brown exterior with a flaky, buttery, and herb-infused biscuit topping. It may be a sin to crave this dish as much as you are going to!

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12. Toad in a Hole

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Toad in a Hole is a traditional English breakfast that makes everyone hoppingly happy! Sweet and savory sausages are baked right into a pond of fluffy, golden-brown eggs that make breakfast deliciously quaint. The best part? Toad in a Hole isn't difficult to make or master, meaning you can have slices of this fun and festive morning meal anytime! It's so stick-to-your-ribs filling you'll practically ribbit!

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What strange recipe names would you add to the list?

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