Minced Meat & Onion Pie

Minced beef is cooked with vegetables and seasonings served encase in flaky pastry.The filling is similar to shepherds pie.Starting with ground beef, chopped onions and carrots all cooked with a beef stock to make a rich beefy filling. INGREDIENTS:For the Read More …

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Homemade Bagel

INGREDIENTS: 2 cup warm water about 100°-115°F2 pkg active dry yeast3 tbsp sugar3 tsp salt5 3/4 cup unsifted all purpose-flour3 qt water with 1 tbsp sugar1 egg yolk beaten with 1 tbsp waterCornmeal STEP BY STEP: Combine water and yeast Read More …

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Hoagie Bake

Servings:8 persons Time to make:10 minutes preparation, 35 minutes cooking INGREDIENTS: 16 oz refrigerated crescent rolls1/4 lb salami1/4 lb cooked ham1/4 lb pepperoni sausage8 slices provolone cheese8 slices swiss cheese2 tbsp grated parmesan cheese3 eggs, beaten STEP BY STEP: Preheat Read More …

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NANA’S SWEET AND SOUR MEATBALLS

INGREDIENTS: 1 med. can V-8 juice1/2 can water12 ginger snaps3 tbsp. brown sugar3 tbsp. lemon juice2 lbs. hamburger1/2 c. bread crumbs1 eggGarlic and onion powder to taste1/3 c. ketchup STEP BY STEP: Bring first 5 ingredients to a soft boil Read More …

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Braised Chicken

INGREDIENTS: 3 lbs. chicken1 ea onion, halved2 cloves1/2 cup streaky bacon, chopped4 cups vegetable stock or water4 carrots4 turnips, quartered12 small leeksBlack pepper, ground as requiredCelery sticks, quarteredBay leaves to Garnish as requiredSalt as required STEP BY STEP: Put the Read More …

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NANA’S APPLE CRUNCH

INGREDIENTS: 8 Apples, peeled and sliced1 tsp Nutmeg1 tsp Cinnamon CRUNCH:1 c. brown sugar1 c. all purpose flour1/2 c. unsalted butterSalt (pinch) STEP BY STEP: Preheat oven to 350°F.Put chopped, sliced apples in a pan 13×9 and sprinkle with nutmeg Read More …

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GRANDMA’S PUMPKIN WHOOPIE PIES

INGREDIENTS: 2 c. brown sugar (firmly packed)1 c. oil1 c. cooked pumpkin2 eggs1 tsp.cinnamon1 tsp. vanilla1/4 tsp. ginger1/4 tsp. ground cloves3 1/2 c. flour1 tsp. salt1 tsp. baking powder1 tsp. baking soda STEP BY STEP: Preheat oven to 350°F.Beat first Read More …

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Baked Garlic Potato Slices

INGREDIENTS:2-4 whole potatoesSaltOlive oilFinely chopped garlicOther herbs and spices of your choice STEP BY STEP: Preheat oven to 400. Slice potatoes into desired thickness.Thinner is crispier and yummier.Rinse potatoes with water to remove starch.Dry with paper towel. In a large Read More …

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AMAZING EASY CHEESE DANISH

INGREDIENTS:2 cans of crescent rolls1 x 8 oz package of cream cheese at room temperature½ cup white sugar1 tsp lemon juice¾ tsp vanilla1 tsp sour cream STEP BY STEP: Preheat the oven to 350.Place a sheet of parchment paper on Read More …

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The Amazing Crockpot Ham, Green Beans and Potatoes

What you’ll need:2 lbs of fresh green beans2 lbs of ham4 baking potatoes1 Large onion (optional) STEP BY STEP:Dice the ham, green beans, potatoes, and onion if you are using it.Put it all into your crockpot, add 3 cups of Read More …

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Blueberry Orange Bread

INGREDIENTS: 2 Tbsp butter1/4 cup boiling water1/2 cup orange juice2 Tbsp orange juice4 tsp grated orange rind, divided1 large egg1 cup sugar2 cup sifted all-purpose flour1 tsp baking powder1/4 tsp baking soda1/2 tsp salt1 cup fresh blueberries2 tbsp honey STEP Read More …

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AVOCADO MAYONNAISE

2-3 egg yolks 1 fully ripe avocado 1/2 teaspoon salt (or to taste) 1/4 teaspoon black pepper pinch of cayenne pepper 1 teaspoon Colman’s dry mustard 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard 3/4 teaspoon paprika 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice 1 teaspoon Read More …

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BAKED KENTUCKY FRIED CHICKEN

1 or more cut up chicken or any parts you prefer DRY COATING MIXTURE: 3 c. self rising flour or Bisquick 1 tbsp. paprika 2 env. tomato Lipton cup-a-soup (dry) 2 pkgs. Good Seasons Italian dressing mix (dry) 1 tsp. Read More …

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ALMOST KENTUCKY FRIED CHICKEN

3 lbs. chicken parts 2 pkgs. Italian salad dressing mix 4 tbsp. flour 1/2 c. lemon juice 2 tsp. seasoned salt 2 tbsp. butter 1 1/2 c. pancake mix 1 1/2 tsp. paprika 1/2 tsp. sage 1/2 tsp. pepper 1 Read More …

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BEST CAJUN ANDOUILLE AND CHICKEN GUMBO

1 large green bell pepper, seeded and chopped 1 large red onion, chopped 2 stalks of celery, chopped 3/4 cup of canola or peanut oil 1 cup of plain flour 4 quarts of chicken stock (plus additional water if needed) Read More …

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KENTUCKY DERBY CHEESE GRITS

4 c. boiling water 1 tsp. salt 1 c. instant grits 1 stick butter 1 roll garlic cheese 2 eggs Milk Bring salted water to boil and slowly stir in grits. Cook 3 minutes stirring constantly. Remove from heat and Read More …

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4 DAY WATERMELON RIND PICKLES

6 c. water 9 c. cubed pared watermelon rind (3/4″ cubes) 4 c. sugar 1 c. white vinegar 1/4 tsp. oil of cinnamon 1/4 tsp. oil of cloves First Day: Heat water to boiling in large kettle. Add watermelon rind; Read More …

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CHICKEN VIRGINIA STYLE

3 lb frying Chicken, cut in pieces 1/3 cup Seasoned Flour 1/4 cup Butter 1 can (10 oz) Condensed Cream of Chicken Coup 1 tsp Salt Dash of Pepper 1 Tbsp Chopped Parsley 1/2 tsp Celery Flakes 1/2 tsp Thyme Read More …

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CHICKEN POT PIE – A VIRGINIA FAMILY RECIPE

1 nice fat Stewing Hen (the fatter the better) 2 tsp Baking powder 1 tsp Salt 2 Eggs 1/2 cup Buttermilk 2 cup Flour Cut chicken into pieces, cook over slow heat until tender. Makes a thin paste of flour Read More …

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A TEXAS FAVORITE CAKE

1/2 cup Butter 1/4 cup Cocoa 1 cup Water 2 cup flour 2 cup Xugar 1/2 cup Buttermilk 2 Eggs 1 tsp Soda 1/2 tsp Salt 1 tsp Vanilla Heat oven to 400 degrees. Grease and flour 15 x 10 Read More …

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