Brown Sugar Spritz

Brown Sugar Spritz

National Teddy Bear Day Who knew there was a National Teddy Bear Day?  I did not know this but apparently, there is such a thing, and for National Teddy Bear Day,   Lynn from Happier Than A Pig In Mud made Brown Sugar Spritz, using her OXO Teddy Bear Disk for her cookies, (she also used butter rather than margarine), below is […]

Christmas Cake

Christmas Cake

Ingredients 2 cups sifted all-purpose flour 1 1/2 cups golden raisins 1 pound mixed, diced candied fruits and peels 1/2 cup slivered, blanched almonds 1 cup shortening 1 cup of sugar 5 eggs 1/2 teaspoon each orange, lemon, and rum flavorings Glaze   Method Grease a 9-inch tube pan. Combine flour and next 3 ingredients. […]

Brazil Nut Cake

Brazil Nut Cake

Ingredients 2 cups shelled, whole Brazil nuts 1 pound pitted dates 1 cup maraschino cherries, drained 3/4 cup sifted all-purpose flour 3/4 cup sugar 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 3 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla Method Set oven for slow, 300-degrees. Grease a 9x5x3-inch loaf pan and line with waxed paper. Combine nuts, dates, […]