A darling 1950s Coconut Snowman Cake to celebrate the start of winter
At noon on this fine, frosty day the sun will appear at its lowest altitude above the horizon, ushering in the start of the final (or first, depending on who ask) season of the year: winter. Many of us have had our first (or thirtieth!) snowfall already this year, scrapped ice from our car windows, long brought our summer patio furniture in, stoked wood fires, and begun cooking and baking our most beloved cold weather dishes. Up until now though, we were technically still experiencing…
Crisco Christmas Cookies: Vintage Ad & Recipes
I've mentioned before the virtues and history of Crisco with a recipe for Retro Crisco Chocolate Chip Cookies. This unique product had a real impact on baking. Here's a link to a 1919 recipe and advertisement for Chocolate Gingerbread. Being that it's the holiday season, I'm posting this fun Vintage Ad with recipes from December 1952 for several different holiday treats that use Crisco. Get Baking!
cannedmeatmagic: ““Split pieces of hot cornbread and place sizzling slices of fried Treet between and on top. Melt Cloverbloom Cheese in white sauce and pour over shortcakes. Garnish with stuffed...
Noodle Ring Filled With Creamed Chicken - Mid-Century Menu
Creamed Tuna in a yellow-jellied noodle ring. There are noodles in that jello. And tuna in the middle. Apparently crazy people wrote the recipes in the 60's.