Recipes

Zuchini Pickles

2 qts thinly sliced, unpeeled small zucchini squash. 2 medium onions, peeled and thinly sliced 1 tsp celery seed 1/4 cup salt 2 cup vinegar 2 cup sugar 2 tsp mustard seed 1 tsp turmeric 1/2 tsp dry mustard… (Continue reading Zuchini Pickles.)

Zucchini Bread

1 cup shortening 2 cup sugar 3 eggs 3 tsp vanilla 3 cup + 3 tbs flour 2 cup grated zucchini (skin + all) 1/4 cup baking powder 1 tsp salt 1 tsp baking soda 3 tsp cinnamon Bake… (Continue reading Zucchini Bread.)

Yogurt (Chris)

3 cups instant powdered milk 1 tbs unflavored gelatin 1 tbs sugar 1 large can evaporated milk 3 tbs yogurt Soften the gelatin. Then add the boiling water, to make 1 cup. Add 1 tbs sugar and let the… (Continue reading Yogurt (Chris).)

Spread for Fruit Bread (Jo)

1 box confectioners sugar 1 stick butter 1 tsp vanilla 8 oz package cream cheese Mix well and chill. Spread on fruit bread softened to room temperature…. (Continue reading Spread for Fruit Bread (Jo).)

Upside Down Cake

Melt 1/4 lb. butter in a frying pan. Add 1 cup brown sugar and mix thoroughly. Into this place rings of pineapple. Then put cake top on and bake 1 hour in a slow oven. Turn upside down on a… (Continue reading Upside Down Cake.)

Tropical Date Bars

1 pkg (8 oz) pitted dates, chopped; about 1 1/2 cups 1 can (8 oz) crushed pineapple (undrained) 1/2 cup water 1 3/4 cup all purpose flour 1 1/2 cup uncooked oats 3/4 cup packed brown sugar 1/2 cup… (Continue reading Tropical Date Bars.)

Sugar Cookies

1/2 cup shortening 1 cup sugar 1 tsp vanilla 2 eggs 1 1/2 cup sifted flour 1/2 tsp salt 1 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp nutmeg Excellent for decorating…. (Continue reading Sugar Cookies.)

Sour Cream Coffee Cake

Topping 1/2 brown sugar 1/2 tsp cinnamon 1/2 tsp nutmeg 1/2 cup chopped walnuts Double topping for better cake. Cream together 1 cup sugar (1 1/2) 1/2 cup margarine (3/4) Add 2 eggs (3) 1 cup sour cream (1 1/2)… (Continue reading Sour Cream Coffee Cake.)

Scaloped Corn

1 can each whole kernel + cream style corn 2 eggs 1/2 cup margarine 1 pkg Jiffy corn bread mix Mix all and bake 250 F 1 hour… (Continue reading Scaloped Corn.)

Rasberry Bar Cookies

Makes 24 - 2 x 1 1/2” bars 1/2 cup room temperature oleo (butter) 1/2 cup light brown sugar 1 cup flour 1/4 tsp baking soda 1 cup rolled oats 3/4 cup raspberry jam (strawberry) Heat oven 350 degrees Line… (Continue reading Rasberry Bar Cookies.)

Pumpkin Pie

1 1/2 cup pumpkin 2/3 cup brown sugar 1 tsp cinnamon 1/2 tsp ginger 1/2 tsp salt 2 eggs 1 can evaporated milk Mix ingredients in order given and bake in 1 crust…. (Continue reading Pumpkin Pie.)

Pound Cake

Cream 1/2 lb butter 1/2 cup crisco Add 3 cups sugar 1 tsp mace Beat well and add 5 eggs, one at a time beating well after each addition Sift 3 cups + 5 tbs flour 1/2 tsp baking powder… (Continue reading Pound Cake.)

Pizelles

6 eggs 3 1/2 cups flour 1 1/2 cups sugar 1 cup butter (melted) 4 tps. baking powder 2 tbs vanilla Beat eggs adding sugar gradually. Beat until smooth. Add cooled butter and vanilla. Sift flour and baking powder… (Continue reading Pizelles.)

Party Punch

1 large can pineapple juice 1 can frozen lemonade 1 qt. lime sherbet 3 qt ginger ale (Makes 60 cups)… (Continue reading Party Punch.)

Orange Marmalade

6 large oranges 1 grapefruit Put oranges and grapefruit through a food chopper. To a pint of fruit + juice add 1 1/2 pts water. Boil 1/2 hr and let stand overnight. Then to 1 pt of this add… (Continue reading Orange Marmalade.)

Old Fashioned Cup Cakes

2 1/2 cup sifted flour 1 2/3 cup sugar 1 tsp salt 3/4 cup soft shortening 3/4 cup milk 4 1/2 tsp baking powder 5 egg whites (unbeaten) 1/2 cup milk (minus 2 tbs) 1 tsp vanilla Heat oven… (Continue reading Old Fashioned Cup Cakes.)

Oatmeal Molasses Cookies (Karen)

8 1/2 cups flour 1 tablespoon salt 2 tsp soda 8 cup quick oats 2 1/2 cups sugar 1 tbs ginger 2 cups melted shortening 2 cups molasses 4 eggs beaten 1/4 cup hot water 3 cups raisins 2… (Continue reading Oatmeal Molasses Cookies (Karen).)

Oatmeal Cookies

1 cup flour 1/2 tsp soda 1/2 tsp salt 1 tsp cinnamon 1/4 tsp nutmeg 1/2 cup shortening 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/4 cup granulated sugar 1 egg 2 tbs milk 1 cup raisins 2 cup Mothers Quick Oats… (Continue reading Oatmeal Cookies.)

Oatmeal Cake

1 cup quick cooking oats 1 1/2 cup boiling water mix and cool cream 1 cup white sugar 1 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup shortening 2 eggs add to cooled oats, then add 1 1/2 cup flour 1 tsp…. (Continue reading Oatmeal Cake.)

Oatmeal Bread

Sift together 1 1/4 cup all purpose flour 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 tsp cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg Stir in 3/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar 1 cup quick cooking oatmeal 3/4 cup… (Continue reading Oatmeal Bread.)

Oatbran Muffins

2 cup oat bran 1/4 cup packed brown sugar 2 tps baking powder 1/2 tsp salt 1 cup skim milk or 2% low fat milk 2 egg whites 1/4 cup honey 2 tbs vegetable oil Heat oven 425 degrees…. (Continue reading Oatbran Muffins.)

Mexican Panocha

3 cups brown sugar 1 cup white sugar 1/4 lb butter 2 tablespoons syrup (light Karo) 1 cup coffee cream 1/2 tsp salt 1 tsp vanilla 1 cup broken nuts… (Continue reading Mexican Panocha.)

Matrimonial Bars

1 3/4 cup flour 1/2 tsp baking soda 3/4 cup soft butter 1 cup brown sugar 1 1/2 cup Quick Oats 1 jar jam (1 cup) Stir together flour and soda. In medium bowl cream butter and sugar until… (Continue reading Matrimonial Bars.)

Ma’s Iced Tea Recipe

7 tea bags 2 qt boiling water (steep) (strain off tea or bags) Add I put in 4 trays of ice cubes. Mine were out of my freezer and they are larger than the ones I get from the… (Continue reading Ma’s Iced Tea Recipe.)

Marshmallow Treats

1/4 cup butter 5-6 cups rice krispies 7-10 oz regular marshmallows (32) Melt butter in 3 qt saucepan. Add marshmallows and cook over low heat until marshmallows are melted. Remove from heat and add rice krispies. Press into buttered… (Continue reading Marshmallow Treats.)

Magic Cookie Bars

1/2 cup margarine or butter 1 1/2 cup graham cracker crumbs 1-14 oz can Eagle Brand Sweetened Condensed milk 1 (6 oz) pkg chocolate chips 1 can (3 1/2 oz) flaked coconut (1 1/3 c) 1 cup chopped nuts… (Continue reading Magic Cookie Bars.)

Liver Paste

1 1/2 lb pork steak 1 1/2 lb pork liver 1 tbs butter 1 tbs flour 1 egg 2 tbs salt 1 tps pepper 1 large onion 1 1/2 cup milk Bake 1 1/4 hour in slow oven… (Continue reading Liver Paste.)

Kliner

3 eggs 1 cup sugar 1/2 tsp salt 4 tbs cream 1/2 cup butter 1 tsp baking powder cardamom 1 tsp 3-4 cups flour Beat eggs and sugar, add cream, melted butter and stir in enough flour to make… (Continue reading Kliner.)

Hot Cocoa Mix

1/4 cup cocoa 2 cups powdered milk 1 cup confectioners sugar + dash of salt Mix all together plus serve with hot water or milk…. (Continue reading Hot Cocoa Mix.)

Hermits

1/2 cup sugar 1/4 cup shortening 1/4 cup molasses 1/4 cup lukewarm water 1/2 tsp soda 1 1/2 cup sifted soda 1/2 tsp cloves 1/2 tsp cinnamon 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 cup raisins 1/2 cup chopped nuts 1 egg… (Continue reading Hermits.)

Granola (Chris)

1 cup nuts (any kind) 1 cup sesame seed 2 cups old fashioned oatmeal 1 cup wheat germ 1 cup sunflower seeds 1/2 cup honey 1/2 cup oil 1/2 cup water Mix all and spread on pan. Bake 200… (Continue reading Granola (Chris).)

Grandmother’s Cardemom Cake

1 cup butter 3 eggs 1 cup sugar 4 cups flour 1/2 tsp vanilla 1/2 cup raisins 3 tsp baking powder 1 1/4 cup milk 1 tsp cardamom 1 grated orange rind Cream butter and sugar well. Add the… (Continue reading Grandmother’s Cardemom Cake.)

Gingerbread House

1/2 cup shortening 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup molasses 1/2 cup sour milk or buttermilk 1/2 tsp vinegar 3 1/2 cup flour 1/2 tsp salt 1 tsp ginger 2 tsp cinnamon Mix and chill before rolling Frosting 2… (Continue reading Gingerbread House.)

German Sweet Chocolate Pie

1 pkg Baker’s German Sweet Chocolate 1/3 cup milk 2 tbs sugar 1 - 3 oz. pkg cream cheese 8 oz container Cool Whip 1 Pie crust Heat Chocolate and 2 tbs milk in saucepan over low heat, stirring… (Continue reading German Sweet Chocolate Pie.)

Foolproof Chocolate Fudge

3 (6 oz) pkgs semi sweet cocolate morsels 1-14 oz can Eagle Brand Sweetened Condensed Milk Dash Salt 1 1/2 tsp vanilla 1/2 cup chopped nuts In heavy saucepan, over low heat melt morsels with Eagle Brand. Remove from… (Continue reading Foolproof Chocolate Fudge.)

Dora Pedersen’s Danish Pastry

Sift together 4 cups of flour, 1 scant tsp. cardamon or nutmeg, 1/4 cup of sugar, and a dash of salt. Add 1/4 lb. of butter and rub ingredients together until crumbly (like pie crust). Scald 1 cup of milk… (Continue reading Dora Pedersen’s Danish Pastry.)

Deluxe Old Fashioned Chocolate Cake (Sue)

3 oz. Hersheys baking chocolate 1/3 cup water 3/4 cup butter or margarine 2 1/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar (1 box) 2 eggs 1 tsp vanilla 2 1/4 cup sifted flour 1 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp salt… (Continue reading Deluxe Old Fashioned Chocolate Cake (Sue).)

Date Nut Bread

1 cup hot water 1 cup white sugar 1/2 cup chopped dates 3 tbs crisco Mix together and cool. Then add 1 beaten egg 1 tsp soda 1/2 tsp salt 2 cups sifted flour 1 cup chopped nuts Bake… (Continue reading Date Nut Bread.)

Danish Pastry II

4 c. flour 1 tsp cardamom or nutmeg 1/4 lb butter 1/4 c. sugar Rub together like pie crust, add dissolved yeast, 1 cup milk (scalded) + 3 beaten eggs. Put in refrigerator overnight…. (Continue reading Danish Pastry II.)

Danish Pastry

1 pkg active dry yeast 1/4 c. warm water 1/3 c. sugar 1 tsp salt 1/4 c. shortening 1 c. scalded milk 2 eggs 1/4 tsp vanilla 1/4 tsp lemon 1/4 tsp mace 3 1/2 to 4 c. sifted… (Continue reading Danish Pastry.)

Crepe Suzette

1 c. all-purpose flour 1/4 tsp salt 2 tbs sugar 3 eggs beaten 1 1/4 c. milk 2 tbs melted butter… (Continue reading Crepe Suzette.)

Cranberry Torte

1 1/2 cup graham cracker crumbs 1/2 cup chopped pecans 1/4 cup sugar 6 tablespoons butter or margarine 1 1/2 cups ground fresh cranberries (2 cups whole berries) 1 cup sugar 2 egg whites 1 tablespoon frozen orange juice… (Continue reading Cranberry Torte.)

Cranberry Cream Dessert Salad

1 pkg miniature marshmallows 1 can crushed pineapple (drained) 1 pkg (3 oz) cream cheese 1 cup heavy cream 1 lb. cranberries 1 orange 2 unpeeled apples, diced 2 cups halved grapes 1 cup coarsely chopped nuts Combine 1/2… (Continue reading Cranberry Cream Dessert Salad.)

Coffee Cake (Dora)

2 c milk 1/4 lb oleo 1/4 c. sugar 3 beaten eggs 4c flour, 2 pkg. yeast, + salt, nutmeg or cardamum. Beat all together + add 1 1/2 c flour more. Refrigerate or raise warm. Roll with 1/4… (Continue reading Coffee Cake (Dora).)

Christmas Salad (Lisa)

1 large can crushed pineapple. 1 tsp vanilla 1/2 jar marshino cherries (quartered) 1/2 pt Riches milk or whipped cream 1/2 cup chopped walnuts 8 oz. cream cheese softened Scant cup white sugar 2 envelopes Knox gelatine 1 cup… (Continue reading Christmas Salad (Lisa).)

Christmas Cookies (Dora)

3/4 cup shortening 3/4 cup butter 1 cup white sugar 1 cup brown sugar 3 eggs 4 1/2 cups flour 1 tsp. baking powder 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 tsp soda 1 tsp. vanilla Mix shortening + sugar, heat until… (Continue reading Christmas Cookies (Dora).)

Chocolate Spritz

1/2 cup shortening 1/2 cup sugar 1 egg 1 square melted chocolate 1 tablespoon cream 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/4 teaspoon salt 2 cups sifted all purpose flour Put in cookie press. Form cookies and bake 8-10 minutes at 400… (Continue reading Chocolate Spritz.)

Chocolate Pixies

Sift together 2 cups sifted flour 2 tps baking powder 1/2 tsp salt Melt: 1/4 cup butter 4 square unsweetened chocolate. Cool to lukewarm. Blend in 2 cups sugar 4 unbeaten eggs Beat 1 minute Add 1/2 cup black walnuts,… (Continue reading Chocolate Pixies.)

Chocolate Icebox Cookies

4 cup sifted flour 4 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp salt 1 1/4 soft butter 1 1/2 cup sugar 2 eggs (unbeaten) 4 sq chocolate melted 1 tsp vanilla 2 cup walnut meats Sift flour, measure, add baking powder,… (Continue reading Chocolate Icebox Cookies.)

Chicken Cassarole

4 cups cooked chicken or turkey 2 cup mushroom soup 1 can sliced mushrooms 1 cup broth (chicken or milk) 1/2 pt sour cream Mix and put in 9 x 13 pan Sprinkle on top 1 small bag chicken… (Continue reading Chicken Cassarole.)

Cherry Cream Cheese Pie

1-9 inch Graham cracker pie crust 1 pkg cream cheese (8 oz) softened to room temperature 1 can Bordens Eagle Brand Condensed Milk 1/3 cup lemon juice 1 tsp vanilla 1 can cherry pie filling In medium size bowl,… (Continue reading Cherry Cream Cheese Pie.)

Carrot Salad

2 lb cooked sliced carrots 1 can tomato soup 1/4 cup vinegar 1 cup white sugar 1/2 cup salad oil 1 tsp dry mustard 1 tsp Worcestershire sauce 1 large onion sliced 1 medium pepper Do not overcook carrots… (Continue reading Carrot Salad.)

Cabbage Slaw

1/3 cup salad oil 1/3 cup vinegar 1 tbs sugar 1 tps salt 1/4 tps pepper One small green cabbage Early in the day. In large bowl with wire wisk or fork mix salad oil, vinegar, sugar, salt and… (Continue reading Cabbage Slaw.)

Butterscotch Pie

4 tbs butter 6 tbs flour 3/4 cup brown sugar 1/2 tsp salt 2 eggs 2 cup milk 3 tbs caramel syrup Cream butter and flour gradually, then add sugar mixed with eggs slightly beaten. Scold milk with 3… (Continue reading Butterscotch Pie.)

Bread + Butter Pickles

4 qt. sliced cukes 6 medium onions 1/3 cup salt 5 cup sugar 1 1/2 tsp tumeric 1 1/2 tsp celery seed 2 tsp mustard seed 3 cup vinegar Slice cukes and onions, add salt. Cover with ice cubes… (Continue reading Bread + Butter Pickles.)

Bran Muffins (Elva)

(1) 1 1/4 scant cups sugar 1/2 cup crisco Cream above ingredients. Add 2 eggs and beat. Sift 2 1/2 cup flour, 2 1/2 tsp soda, 1/2 tsp salt. (2) 2 cups All bran 1 cup 40% bran 2 cakes… (Continue reading Bran Muffins (Elva).)

Almond Paste

1 1/2 cup whole blanched almonds 1 tsp almond extract 1 1/2 c. sifted 4x sugar 1 egg white 1/4 tsp salt Grind almonds and and combine with remaining ingredients and work with your hands to a stiff paste…. (Continue reading Almond Paste.)

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