ANY-FLAVOR SHERBET PUNCH 1 quart sherbet (any flavor)1 quart pineapple juice1 quart orange juice1 quart apple juice2 quarts ginger ale Chill juices together, then combine it with the ginger ale (pour from the side of the punch bowl) and add your sherbet. SERVES 40
16 cups cucumber thinly sliced 1 cup onion thinly sliced 3 tbsp salt Syrup 2 cups vinegar ½ tsp powdered alum 4 cups sugar 1 tsp mustard seed 1 tsp celery and 1 tsp turmeric Combine cucumbers, onions, and salt. Set aside for 3 hours. Rinse and drain well. Mix together turmeric and alum and … Read more
Pear Preserves 1 lb sugar to 3 lb pears peeled and sliced. Water to largely cover pears. Cook down for a long time.
Apple Butter from Mabel Hodges Grandmother makes best apple butter 16 cups apples peeled and cooked. 8 cups sugar 1 package sure gell cinnamon Put through blender. While hot add 1 package sure gell and 8 cups of sugar. Put in dish pan another fairly large pan and cook in oven at 350 for 3 … Read more
Rick’s Sinful Marinade 12 oz. can of beer 1 cup cider vinegar 1 cup of water 1 cup olive oil 1 cup Worcestershire sauce 2 tablespoons barbeque sauce 1 tablespoon seasoned salt or rub. 1 tablespoon celery seed 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper Mix the ingredients and baste as necessary, or add when wrapping at about … Read more
32 oz pineapple juice 32 oz cranberry juice 3 – 4 cinnamon sticks 3/4 c Red Hots Put into crock pot & let simmer for 2 hrs.
From Gary Wiviott, posted on Facebook 6/28/2018 I’ve been making Chili Oil for 20+ years. Its changed over the years, started life as a riff from China Moon Cookbook by the incredible Barbara Tropp, RIP. I just updated the recipe after a few recent requests, including a 6X batch, and thought I’d post on FB. … Read more
CHRISTMAS JAM pkg (20 ounces each) frozen whole strawberries or 2 1/2 qts fresh strawberries 1 pound fresh or frozen cranberries 5 pounds sugar=11 1/2 cups 2 pouches (3 ounces each) liquid fruit pectin Grind Strawberries and cranberries in a food processor or grinder; place in a large kettle. Add sugar. Bring to a full … Read more
(These assorted prayers were found in Mother’s papers. The first one was perhaps offered before Thanksgiving dinner at Kenneth and Peggy’s home.) Our most gracious heavenly Father, we thank you for the privilege of coming to you in prayer. Accept our thanks this day for blessings, both great and small, for life, health, warm homes, … Read more
14 to 15 cups day old bread cubes – let dry or toast (Homemade bread is best) 2 cups chopped celery 2 cups chopped onion 1 tsp. salt Pepper to taste, if desired 1½ tsp. rubbed sage – or more (Homegrown sage is best) 6 eggs, beaten Chicken or turkey broth Combine bread, celery, onion, … Read more
(Mother said to put this in just for fun and show!) 2 envelops unflavored gelatin 2/3 cup sugar 2 cups boiling water 1 cup cold water 1 partially opened rose Tape Mix gelatin and sugar. Add boiling water. Stir until gelatin dissolves. Add cold water. Cool. Insert a partially opened rose with 2 or 3 … Read more
1 cup sugar ½ cup water ¼ cup red-hot candies ½ tsp. red food coloring Apples Peel, core, and thickly slice enough apples to fill a 2 quart pan or large skillet. Add sugar, water, food coloring, and red hots. Cover and cook till tender. Remove lid, and cook 3 to 5 minutes longer to … Read more