Category: Holiday Foods

Valentine Sugar Cookies

1 cup Butter or margarine — softened 1 1/2 cups Sugar — confectioner’s 1 Egg — lightly beaten 1 teaspoon Vanilla extract 1 teaspoon Almond extract 2 1/2 cups Flour — all purpose Red decorators sugar ( opt.) | In a mixing bowl, cream butter and sugar. Add egg...

Herbed Turkey and Dressing

BASTING SAUCE: 2 1/4 cups chicken broth 1/2 cup butter or margarine 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon dried thyme 1/4 teaspoon each: dried marjoram, rosemary and 1/4 cup fresh parsley — chopped 2 Tablespoons dried chives DRESSING: 1 pound sliced bread 1 pound bulk pork sausage 1/2 cup butter...

Thanksgiving Turkey Roll

4 Slices turkey breast meat * Stuffing 2 ts To 3 ts flour 1 tb Butter 1/4 c Dry Madeira or Marsala 3/4 c Chicken broth —–STUFFING—– 1 tb Butter Large shallot, minced Clove garlic, minced 1/4 lb Mild pork sausage/grnd pork 1/4 ts Crushed, dry sage 1/4 ts...

Pumpkin Cake

4 Eggs 2 c Sugar 2 c Cooked pumpkin 1 c Oil 3 c All-purpose flour 1 ts Salt 2 ts Baking soda 2 ts Baking powder 2 ts Cinnamon 1 c Nuts or raisins | In the food processor, combine the eggs an sugar until smooth. Add the...

Black Cat Cupcakes

1 1/4 c Reduced Fat Oreo? cookie crumbs 18 1/4 ozs reduced fat chocolate cake mix 24 pcs Halloween Oreo? cookies 16 ozs reduced fat milk chocolate frosting black string licorice jelly beans semisweet chocolate chips|Preheat oven to 350. Prepare 24-2 1/2″ muffin cups with cooking spray and flour;...

Peanut Butter Reindeer

———————————-COOKIES———————————- 1 pk DUNCAN HINES Peanut Butter -Cookie Mix 1 Egg 2 t All-purpose flour —————————-ASSORTED DECORATIONS—————————- Miniature semi-sweet -chocolate chips Vanilla milk chips Candy-coated semi-sweet -chocolate chips Colored sprinkles| 1. FOR COOKIES, combine cookie mix, contents of peanut butter packet from Mix and egg in large bowl. Stir...

Christmas Spiced Tea

2 ts Cinnamon 1 t Ground cloves 2 c Sugar 1/2 c Instant tea w/twist of lemon 18 oz Jar of Tang Juice Mix|Mix together all the ingredients and store in air-tight container. ADD 2 HEAPING teaspoons for each mug of boiling water for tea. I remember drinking this...

Fruit and Nut Easter Eggs

2 1/2 cups sugar 1 cup light corn syrup 3/4 cup hot water 1/2 pound marshmallow cream 1/2 cup shortening — melted 1/4 cup confectioner’s sugar 2 cups candied fruit (pineapple and cherries) nuts dipping chocolate |In a saucepan, cook sugar, syrup and water to 265 degrees ona candy...

Chocolate Covered Easter Eggs

2 lbs. confectioners’ sugar 1 stick oleo 8 oz. cream cheese –COATING:– 1 pkg. chocolate chips 1 cake paraffin wax|Preparation : Soften oleo to room temperature. Cream together oleo andcream cheese. Add confectioners’ sugar and any additional flavorings. Shape into eggs. Place on cookie sheet lined with waxed paper....

Christmas Pudding

2 cups Pillsbury’s Best All Purpose Flour* — sifted 1/3 cup sugar 1 1/4 teaspoons soda 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon French’s Cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon French’s Ginger 1/4 teaspoon French’s Nutmeg 1/4 teaspoon French’s Cloves 1 cup suet — ground or grated 1 cup buttermilk or sour milk 1...