Cakes and Pies

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Blueberry Lemon Cream Pie

Ingredients 3 egg yolks 1 (14 oz.) can sweetened condensed milk 1/2 lemon juice 1 cup blueberries 1 (8-inch) pie shell, baked 1 cup whipping cream 2 tablespoons sugar Directions Combine egg yolks, milk, and lemon juice in large bowl; stir well. Fold in berries, reserving a few or garnish. Pour into pie shell and […]

Blueberry Cake

Ingredients 5 cups flour 1 1/2 cups sugar 2 tablespoons baking powder 1 teaspoon orange peel 1 teaspoon salt 3/4 cup margarine 1 cup chopped pecans 4 eggs 2 cups milk 2 teaspoons vanilla 2 tablespoons lemon juice 3 cups blueberries Directions Combine flour, sugar, baking powder, orange peel, and salt in large bowl. Cut […]

Banana Cream Pie

Ingredients 1 (9-inch) pastry shell, unbaked 4 ozs. cream cheese, softened 1 1/2 s cold milk, plus 2 tablespoons 1 (3.4 oz.) pkg. instant vanilla pudding and pie filling 2 bananas 2 cups whipping cream Directions Bake pastry shell according to directions; cool. Set aside. With electric mixer, beat cream cheese until light and fluffy, […]

Rhubarb Custard Pie

Ingredients 1 1/2 to 2 cups sugar 1/4 all-purpose flour 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg 3 eggs 3 tablespoons milk 4 cups rhubarb, chopped 9 inch unbaked pie shell 1 tablespoon butter, cut up Directions Preheat oven to 350°. In large mixing bowl, stir together sugar, flour and nutmeg. In small bowl beat eggs and milk […]

Strawberry Pinwheel Cake

Ingredients 4 large egg yolks 2 large eggs 1/2 granulated sugar 1 cup sifted cake flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 tablespoons warm water 2 teaspoons vegetable oil 1 teaspoon vanilla powdered sugar Strawberry Filling: 1 cup whipping cream 1 tablespoon sugar 3 tablespoons prepared lemon curd, room temperature 1 pint […]

Rhubarb Cake

Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/2 s granulated sugar 2 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon ground allspice 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves 1/2 cooking oil 1/2 milk 2 eggs, beaten 3 cups fresh rhubarb, chopped 2/3 all-purpose flour 1/2 brown sugar, packed 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/3 chilled […]

Lemony Cuke Cake

Ingredients 1 medium cucumber, diced 2 medium plum tomatoes, seeded and diced 1/2 minced fresh parsley 1/2 minced fresh cilantro 1/4 onion, finely chopped 1/4 lemon juice 1/4 olive oil 1 tablespoon lemon peel, grated 1 garlic clove, minced 1/2 teaspoons seasoned salt 1/4 teaspoon coarsely ground pepper 1 whole pita bread, cut into small […]

Chocolate Layer Cake

Ingredients 1/4 shortening 1 cup sugar 1 egg 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/4 baking cocoa 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 3/4 milk Frosting 1/2 butter, softened 2 1/2 s confectioners? sugar 1/2 baking cocoa 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 to 3 tablespoons hot water Directions […]

Tofu Cheesecake

Ingredients 4 ozs. whole wheat honey graham crackers 3 tablespoons olive oil (preferable) or margarine at room temperature 1 cup pineapple juice 2 tablespoons gelatin or agar-agar 1 lb. soft tofu 5 tablespoons honey 6 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice 1 tablespoon grated lemon peel 1 teaspoon candied ginger, minced Directions Preheat oven to 350°. […]

Overnight Coffee Cake

Ingredients 2/3 shortening 1/2 brown sugar 2 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 2 teaspoons powdered milk 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1 cup white sugar 2 eggs 1 cup buttermilk 1 teaspoon soda 1/2 teaspoon salt Directions Cream shortening and sugar. Add eggs and beat until fluffy. Sift together dry ingredients and add alternately with buttermilk. […]

Flourless Almond-Chocolate Cake

Ingredients 1/2 lb. semisweet chocolate, coarsely chopped 10 tablespoons (1 1/4 sticks) butter, cut into small pieces 1 (8 oz.) can almond paste 3 tablespoons confectioners? sugar plus 1 tablespoon for garnish 3/4 granulated sugar 4 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/3 Dutch-processed cocoa powder OR regular unsweetened cocoa powder 16 blanched […]

Walnut Meringue Kisses

Ingredients 4 egg whites* 1 cup sugar 1/2 teaspoon white vinegar 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup walnuts, chopped Directions Beat egg whites at high speed two minutes. Add sugar, vinegar and salt and continue beating until mixture forms stiff peaks. Fold in walnuts and drop by teaspoonsful onto cookie sheet. Bake on center oven rack […]

Red Devil’S Food Cake With Meringue

Ingredients Cake: 1 cup whole buttermilk 1 teaspoon baking soda butter flavored shortening 1 granulated sugar 2 large eggs* 2 (1 oz.) bottles red food coloring 3 tablespoons Italian cocoa or other high quality cocoa powder 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract 1 tablespoon plus 1 teaspoon distilled white vinegar 2 1/3 s sifted cake flour […]

Coffee Toffee Pie

Ingredients 1 1/2 s all-purpose flour 3/4 finely chopped pecans 1/4 plus 2 tablespoons butter or margarine, melted 1/4 brown sugar, firmly packed 1 (1 oz.) square unsweetened chocolate, grated 1 tablespoon water 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 3/4 butter or margarine, softened 1 cup sugar 1 1/2 (1 oz.) squares unsweetened chocolate, melted 1 tablespoon […]

Chocolate Satisfaction Cake

Ingredients Cake: 1 1/2 s cake flour 1 cup sugar 1/3 unsweetened cocoa powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 eggs, beaten 1/4 cooking oil 1 tablespoon vinegar 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 cup cold water Milk Chocolate Custard Sauce: 1 egg 2 tablespoons sugar pinch of salt 1 cup skim or low-fat milk […]

Creme De Menthe Cake

Ingredients 1 white cake mix (extra-moist, or with pudding in mix) 1/4 cream de menthe 1/4 chopped nuts 1 large carton whipped topping Directions Mix according to cake directions. Pour into greased and floured 9×13-inch pan. Bake according to directions on box. When cool, ice with 1 can of Double Dutch (or any other) chocolate […]

Toll House Pie

Ingredients 2 eggs 1/2 flour 1/2 sugar 1/2 brown sugar, packed 1 cup butter, melted and cooled to room temperature 6 ozs. chocolate chips 1 cup pecans 1 (9-inch) unbaked pastry shell Directions Beat eggs until foamy. Beat in flour, sugar and brown sugar until well-blended. Add butter to above mixture; stir in chocolate chips […]

Fruitcake

Ingredients 3 cups sultanas (golden raisins) 2 1/2 cups raisins, chopped 1 1/2 cups currants 2 cups chopped glace cherries 1 cup brandy or rum 1 cup butter 1 cup soft, dark brown sugar 2 tablespoons apricot jam (jelly) 2 tablespoons treacle or molasses 1 tablespoon grated lemon or orange rind 4 eggs 2 3/4 […]

Light Fruitcake

Ingredients 3/4 cup unsalted butter 1/2 cup caster (superfine) sugar 3 eggs 1 sultanas (golden raisins) 2/3 cup currants 1/4 cup chopped glace apricots 1/4 cup chopped glace figs 2 cups chopped glace cherries 1/2 cup coarsely chopped macadamia nuts 1 1/2 cups plain (all-purpose) flour 1/2 cup self-rising flour 1/2 cup milk 1 tablespoon […]

Walnut Pie

Ingredients 3 eggs 1 cup light corn syrup 3/4 sugar 3 tablespoons butter, melted 1 teaspoon vanilla 3/4 chopped walnuts (or pecans) 1 pie shell Directions Combine all ingredients in order given, place in pie shell. Bake 300° 1 hour.

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