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Chicken Soup

Ingredients 1 tbsp butter 1 cup chopped carrots 1 cup chopped celery 1 cup chopped onion 1/2 tbsp of minced garlic or about two cloves of garlic 1/2 tsp dried thyme 1 bay leave Salt to taste Fresh ground pepper to taste 4 cups of chicken broth 1 1/2...

Apple avocado salad

3 cups fresh greens (we like the spring greens package with spinach in it) 1 apple, cut into cubes 1 medium avocado, cubed 1/2 cup croutons 1/2 cucumber, sliced 1/3 cup salad dressing (creamy or house italian) Toss the salad dressing into the greens first and then add other...

Chicken Parmesan

6 chicken breast halves- skinned and deboned Combine: 1 cup bread or cracker crumbs 1/4-1/2 cup Parmesan cheese grated 2 tsp Accent salt (or less) 3/4 tsp paprika 1/2 tsp Seasoned salt 1/2 cup butter or margarine melted Dip chicken in butter and roll in bread crumb mixture. Bake at 400...

Nana Grunewald’s Cinnamon Rolls

2 yeast cakes – dissolve in 1/2 cup warm water Combine: 1 Tbsp sugar 1 cup lukewarm water 1 cup scalded milk Add and mix well: 1/2 cup sugar 1 tsp salt 6 Tbsp shortening 7 cups flour 3 eggs beaten Let rise. Pat out. Add cinnamon, butter, raisins,...

Grandma Cox’s Dilly Beans

Cook young tender green beans 5-10 mins – until tender to bite. Cool. For each pint: 1/4 tsp cayenne pepper 1 tsp dill seed 1 clove garlic 1/8 tsp alum or crystal of alum Bring to boil and pour over beans: 2 cups water 2 cups vinegar 1/4 tsp...

Butter Tarts

Melt: 1/4 cup butter or margarine 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/4 tsp nutmeg 1 cup washed currants 1/2 cup light white corn syrup pinch of salt Mix and pour into shells – small frozen pastry tarts. Bake 10 mins @ 425 degrees F....

Chocolate Eclairs

Serves 12. Put in a heavy saucepan and bring to full boil: 1 cup water 1 stick margarine or butter Remove from heat and add 1 cup flour – stir with spoon until it comes together almost like a ball. Add 4 eggs all at once and beat with...

Orange Rolls

1 package yeast 1/4 cup sugar 1 cup milk warmed 2 eggs beaten slightly 1/4 cup shortening-oil Combine: 3-3 1/2 cups flour 1 tsp salt Let rise twice. Orange filling: Zest from one orange 1/2 cup white sugar Bake at 400 degrees F in greased muffin tins....

Sweet and Spicy Chicken Rub

1 Tbsp paprika 1 tsp garlic powder 1 tsp onion powder 1 tsp salt 1 cup brown sugar 5-8 chicken breasts cut in half lengthwise Toss everything in a ziplock bag and shake/rub the  mixture on the chicken until well coated. If you want to marinate it for awhile...

Chili Bean Soup

Ingredients 1 Tbsp Ghee or unsalted butter 1 Tbsp olive oil 1 Tbsp minced garlic 1 Small onion chopped 1 bay leaf 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 tsp cumin 1 tsp chili powder 1 can Rotel tomatoes 1 can light kidney beans drained 3 cups of water 3 chicken bouillon...