C and H Easy-To-Make Frostings

These recipes are from a promotional brochure produced by C and H Cane Sugar – California and Hawaiian Sugar Refining Corporation, San Francisco.   Judging from the graphics used in the advertisement, I guess that the brochure was printed in the 1950s.  There is a code, “S. A. – 57-A” in the bottom corner, so one could assume […]

Apple Uglies

Apple Uglies

This recipe in the Cekada collection from KARO Syrup is for Apple Uglies – apples that have been dipped in a red KARO Syrup mixture and decorated with various candies and fruit.

Apple Sauce Cup Cakes with Creamy Icing

Apple Sauce Cup Cakes with Creamy Icing

A clipped recipe from Crisco for Apple Sauce Cup Cakes with Creamy Icing. Make these Apple Sauce Cup Cakes with cake flour, sugar, applesauce, Crisco, salt, baking powder, egg, and grated orange rind. Frost these cupcake with a frosting made with confectioners’ sugar, salt, egg, water, granulated sugar, Crisco and vanilla.

Sherried Shrimp Ravigote

Sherried Shrimp Ravigote

Ingredients 2 cups cooked or canned shrimp, (whole if small, cut up if large) 1 cup sherry wine 2 hard-cooked eggs, yolks and whites separated 1 tablespoon catsup 1 tablespoon sweet pickle relish 1 tablespoon chopped parsley 1 teaspoon lemon juice 1/2 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce 1/2 cup mayonnaise (approximate) Salt and pepper to taste Lettuce […]

Country Style Green Cabbage

Country Style Green Cabbage

Ingredients 1/2 head (1 1/4 pounds) cabbage 3/4 cup water 1/2 cup milk 2 tablespoons butter or margarine 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/8 teaspoon pepper 1/8 teaspoon celery seed Method Discard tough outer leaves and wash cabbage.  Halve, then halve one section. Cut away the hard core. slice into very thin shreds. Place cabbage in a […]

DARIGOLD Chocolate Cup Cakes

DARIGOLD Chocolate Cup Cakes

Ingredients 1/2 cup (1/4 pound) DARIGOLD Butter 1 cup brown sugar 1 egg 1 1/2 tablespoons DARI Powdered Buttermilk 1 1/2 cups sifted cake flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon soda 1/2 cup water 2 ounces unsweetened chocolate, melted 1/2 cup chopped walnuts Method  Cream DARIGOLD Butter and sugar thoroughly. Add egg and beat […]

KRAFT Oil Chocolate Cake

KRAFT Oil Chocolate Cake

Start with Kraft All-Purpose Oil, the perfect base ingredient! Ingredients 1 1/2 cups sifted cake flour 1 1/4 teaspoon soda 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup cocoa 2/3 cup Kraft Oil 1 cup buttermilk 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 eggs 1 1/4 cup sugar   Method Sift together 1 1/2 cup sifted cake flour, 1 1/4 teaspoon […]

Hunt’s Fancy Frank Fry

Hunt's Fancy Frank Fry

Ingredients 1 pound frankfurters (10 to 12) 1/2 pound bacon (10 to 12 slices) 2 8-ounce cans Hunt’s Tomato Sauce 2 teaspoons sugar 1/4 teaspoon dry mustard Assorted fillings: Strips of cheese Dill pickles Sweet pickle relish Finely chopped onion Crushed pineapple Method Slit franks lengthwise, but don’t cut completely through. Fill with different fillings. Wrap […]

Mayonnaise Espagnole

Mayonnaise Espagnole

Ingredients 1 cup BEST FOODS Real Mayonnaise 1/4 cup finely chopped cooked ham 1/2 teaspoon prepared mustard Dash red pepper or cayenne Dash garlic powder 1/3 cup milk 1 tablespoon Mazola corn oil Method Combine ingredients. Chill. Serve on greens.  Makes 1 1/3 cups. 

Lobster Sauce on Pancakes

Lobster Sauce on Pancakes

Buttermilk Griddle Cakes Ingredients 1 egg, well beaten 1 cup commercial buttermilk 1/2 cup sweet milk 1 tablespoon melted butter 2 cups flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon soda 2 tablespoons cornmeal Method Combine first 4 ingredients, mixing well. Sift remaining ingredients together and add to the first mixture. Fry on greased griddle over moderate […]

Easy Oven Stew

Easy Oven Stew

Ingredients 2 pounds beef, cut up for stew 2 tablespoons flour 1 teaspoon salt Pepper and paprika 2 tablespoons pure vegetable oil, such as Wesson 4 small onions 4 small carrots 1 cup sliced celery 2 8-ounce cans Hunt’s Tomato Sauce 1 can water Method Sprinkle beef with flour, mixed with seasonings. Toss with oil […]