Eight Hour Beef Stew

Eight Hour Beef Stew

Ingredients 2 pounds beef stew meat, cut into 2-inch cubes 2 medium onions sliced 6 carrots cut in 3/4-inch slices 1 cup celery, cut up 5 potatoes, cut into cubes 1/2 green pepper, cut into rings 16 ounce can tomato juice 1/2 teaspoon pepper 1 teaspoon salt 3 tablespoons Tapioca Method Combine ingredients in a […]

Mom’s Tomato Soup

Mom's Tomato Soup

Ingredients 1 small onion 2 stalks celery 2 cups water Pinch of salt 2 28-ounce canned plum tomatoes Pinch sugar 1 teaspoon baking soda 32 ounces milk 2 cups rice 1 stick butter Basil, optional Method Cook onion and celery, along with 2 cups of water and a pinch of salt until soft. Add 2 […]

Pineapple Delight

Pineapple Delight

This is a handwritten vintage recipe card for Pineapple Delight – a yellow cake, topped with pineapple, a vanilla pudding/cream cheese mixture, whipped cream, and toasted coconut.  Ingredients 1 package yellow Jiffy Cake Mix 1 20-ounce can crushed pineapple, well drained 8 ounces cream cheese 1/2 cup milk 2 packages vanilla instant pudding 2 cups […]

Fudge Upside Down Cake

Fudge Upside Down Cake

Ingredients 1 cup flour 2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 3/4 cup sugar 2 tablespoons cocoa 1/2 cup milk 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 tablespoons salad oil Method Stir together all dry ingredients. Put milk, vanilla, and shortening together. Add to dry ingredients. Put into a greased 8-inch pan.  Mix together 2 teaspoons cocoa, 3/4 […]

Grape Juice Jelly

Grape Juice Jelly

Ingredients 3 1/2 cups sugar 2 cups bottled grape juice 1 cup water 1 box Sure-Jell Method 1. Measure sugar and set aside. Measure grape juice and water into a large pan. Add Sure-Jell; mix.  2. Place over high heat and stir until mixture comes to a hard boil. 3. At once, stir in sugar. […]

Calico Beans

Calico Beans

A vintage recipe for Crock Pot Calico Beans; fire up out your favorite slow cooker and try this classic Calico Bean recipe  for your next barbeque.  Ingredients 1/2 pound bacon, fried and drained 1 medium onion, chopped 1 green pepper, chopped 1 pound lean ground beef (fried) 1/2 cup Ketchup 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/2 teaspoon dried […]

Dick’s Sauerkraut Casserole

Dick's Sauerkraut Casserole

Ingredients 1 pound ground beef 1/2 tablespoon dried onions 1/2 cup water 1 can sauerkraut, drained and rinsed 3/4 cup water 1/3 cup long grain rice 1 can tomato sauce Salt and pepper Method Cook in a frying pan 1 pound ground beef, 1/2 tablespoon dried onions, 1/2 cup water, and 1 drained and rinsed […]

Caramel Apple Salad

Caramel Apple Salad

A vintage handwritten recipe card for Caramel Apple Salad, make this recipe with butter, powderd sugar, eggs, cool whip, crushed pineapple, roasted nuts, and cubed Granny Smith Apples.

Hot Chicken Salad

Hot Chicken Salad

Ingredients 4 cups cooked chicken, chopped 2 cups celery 1/4 cup onion, chopped 2 cans cream of chicken soup 1 cup mayonnaise 2 tablespoons lemon juice 2 cups crushed potato chips 1 cup almonds, chopped 1 cup cheddar cheese, grated Method  Combine all ingredients but chips and cheese – top with chip and cheese. Bake […]