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Walnut Drops

Ingredients 1 cup (2 sticks) butter 1 1/2 s brown sugar, firmly packed 2 eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 3 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 dairy sour cream 3/4 chopped walnuts colored sugar Directions Cream butter in large mixing bowl. Add sugar, eggs and vanilla; beat until light and […]

Chocolate Peanut Butter Apple Treats

Ingredients 1/2 (8 oz.) pkg. fat-free or reduced-fat cream cheese, softened 1/4 reduced-fat chunky peanut butter 2 tablespoons mini chocolate chips 2 large apples Directions Combine cream cheese, peanut butter and chocolate chips in small bowl; mix well. Cut each apple into 12 wedges; discard stems and seeds. Spread about 1 1/2 teaspoons mixture over […]

Frozen Puddingwiches

Ingredients 3/4 peanut butter 1 1/2 cups low-fat milk 1 (3.9 oz.) pkg. instant chocolate pudding mix 1 cup whipped topping 16 whole graham crackers Directions Remember the first step is to always wash hands before preparing food. Line a 9×13-inch pan with foil. Using an electric mixer, blend peanut butter and milk until smooth. […]

7-Up Gelatin

Ingredients 2 (3 oz.) pkgs. lime gelatin 2 cups boiling water 2 cups 7-Up 1 cup marshmallows 1 cup crushed pineapple, drained 2 tablespoons butter 2 tablespoons flour 1 egg 1/2 sugar 1 cup pineapple juice Directions Mix gelatin with water; add 7-Up, marshmallows and pineapple. Chill. Cook over low heat, butter, flour, egg, sugar […]

Cappuchino Bon Bons

Ingredients 1 (19.8 oz.) pkg. fudge brownie mix 2 eggs 1/3 water 1/3 cup cooking oil 1 1/2 tablespoons instant coffee powder 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon whipped topping cinnamon Directions Preheat oven to 350°. Place 2-inch foil cupcake liners on cookie sheet. Combine brownie mix, eggs, water, oil, instant coffee and cinnamon. Stir with spoon […]

Cappuchino Cookies

Ingredients 1 1/4 s light brown sugar, firmly packed 1 cup shortening 2 eggs 1/4 light corn syrup or regular pancake syrup 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 teaspoon rum extract 2 tablespoons instant espresso or coffee powder 3 cups all-purpose flour 3/4 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg chocolate […]

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 […]

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 […]

Cappuchino Biscotti

Ingredients 2 cups flour 2 envelopes cappuccino mix 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 butter or margarine, softened 1/4 teaspoon salt 3/4 sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 cup chopped nuts Directions Heat oven to 325°. Mix flour, cappuccino, baking powder and salt. Beat butter, sugar, eggs and vanilla in large bowl with electric […]

Triple Chocolate Bundles

Ingredients 3 tablespoons semisweet chocolate chips 3 tablespoons vanilla or white chips 3 tablespoons milk chocolate chips 1 (8 oz.) tube refrigerated crescent rolls confectioners? sugar, optional Directions In small bowl, combine semisweet chocolate, vanilla and milk chocolate chips. Separate crescent dough into 8 triangles. Place triangles on work surface with short edge toward you. […]

Blueberry-Peach Crumble

Ingredients 4 to 6 peaches 1 box blueberries, fresh or frozen 1 lemon 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/3 to 1/2 cup butter 1 cup brown sugar, divided 1/2 flour 1/2 rolled oats (if you don?t have rolled oats, replace with 1/2 cup flour) Directions Peel and cut peaches into morsels. Add to bowl with blueberries. Add […]

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. […]

Microwave Pecan Pralines

Ingredients 1 box brown sugar 1/2 pint heavy whipping cream Microwave for 13 minutes on HIGH in a 5 quart container. ADD: 2 tablespoons of butter 2 cups of pecan halves 1 teaspoon of vanilla Directions Mix and drop by spoonfuls onto aluminum foil. Let cool and start eating. Barbara Galland

Chocolate Pecan Bars (Makes 24 To 36 Bars)

Ingredients 1 1/4 s unsifted flour 1 cup confectioners’ sugar 1/3 unsweetened cocoa 1 cup cold margarine or butter 1 (14 oz.) can sweetened condensed milk (NOT evaporated milk) 1 egg 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 cups chopped pecans Directions Preheat oven to 350°. (325° for glass dish). In large bowl, combine flour, sugar and […]

Golden Pecan Bars

Ingredients 1 pkg. yellow cake mix (pudding-added version) 1/3 margarine or butter, softened 1 cup ground or finely chopped pecans 1 cup powdered sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 4 egg whites 1/2 chopped pecans Directions Heat oven to 350°. Grease 9×13 pan. In large bowl, combine cake mix and margarine at low speed until crumbly. […]

Butterscotch Egg Pudding

Ingredients 2 cups milk 3 cups soft bread crumbs made from enriched white bread 1/4 butter 1/2 dark brown sugar 3 eggs 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 seedless raisins Directions Place milk in top of double boiler and scald over rapidly boiling water. Remove from heat and add bread crumbs. Mix well. Add […]

Peanut Butter Oat Bars

Ingredients 2/3 butter or margarine, melted 1/4 peanut butter 1 cup brown sugar, packed 1/4 light corn syrup 1/4 teaspoon vanilla 4 cups quick oats Topping: 1 cup milk chocolate chips 1/2 butterscotch bits 1/3 peanut butter Directions Mix all ingredients together. Pour into greased 9×13 pan. Bake at 400° 12 to 14 minutes. ToppingMelt […]

Chocolate Peanut Butter Eggs

Ingredients 1/2 butter 1 lb. powdered sugar 1 1/2 creamy peanut butter 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 tablespoons shortening 1 (6 oz.) pkg. milk chocolate chips Directions Mix butter, powdered sugar, peanut butter and vanilla in large mixing bowl. Form dough-like mixture in small egg-shaped balls. Place balls on big cookie sheet and chill one hour. […]

Potato Chip Cookies

Ingredients 1 lb. margarine or butter 1 cup sugar 1 cup potato chips, crushed 2 teaspoons vanilla 3 1/2 s flour 1/2 chopped nuts, optional Directions Blend shortening, sugar and vanilla together.; add crushed potato chips. Mix in flour and nuts. Form into small balls; crush with fork. Bake on ungreased cookie sheets at 350° […]

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