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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 Crisp

Ingredients 8 cups fresh rhubarb, sliced 1 1/2 s granulated sugar 1/3 all-purpose flour 3/4 rolled oats 3/4 brown sugar, packed 3/4 all-purpose flour 6 tablespoons butter vanilla ice cream, optional Directions Preheat oven to 350°. Place rhubarb in ungreased 3 quart rectangular baking dish. Stir in 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar and 1/3 cup […]

Banana-Strawberry Shake

Ingredients 1 medium-sized banana, chilled 1 cup strawberries, sliced, chilled 2 tablespoons sugar (optional) 1/8 teaspoon almond extract 1 1/2 s cold milk Directions Place banana, strawberries, sugar and almond extract in blender container; cover. Blend at high speed until well mixed, about one minute. Add milk; blend at high speed one minute more. Pour […]

Lemon Creme Dessert

Ingredients 1 cup skim milk 1 cup lowfat lemon yogurt 1 (3 1/2 oz.) pkg. instant lemon pudding and pie filling fresh raspberries Directions Combine milk and yogurt in small mixer bowl. Add instant pie filling. Beat on low speed of mixer according to package directions; chill, covered, 1 hour to thicken. Serve with fresh […]

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 […]

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 […]

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°. […]

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. […]

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