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Desserts

Strawberry Pie

12/2/2005 meps 0

From Esther Schulte’s recipe file. 2 pints fresh strawberries, sliced 1-1/2 C 7-up 1/2 C sugar 3 T cornstarch 1 t unflavored gelatin Red food coloring (optional) 1 9-inch pie shell, baked Combine the 7-up, […]

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Cuban

Cuban Sandwich

12/2/2005 meps 0

I always wondered how they made these…the secret must be the weight on top when you bake them. Makes 2 (but I could eat ’em both). 1 loaf Cuban or Italian bread 2 T mayonnaise […]

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Desserts

Cherry Cheese Pie

12/2/2005 meps 1

1 9-inch graham cracker crust 1 8-oz package cream cheese, softened 1 14-oz can sweetened condensed milk 1/3 C lemon juice 1 t vanilla Canned cherry pie filling, chilled In a large mixer bowl, beat […]

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Appetizers

Shrimp Olive Aspic

12/2/2005 meps 0

My mother used to torture me with this when I was a kid. I didn’t hate the aspic, just the celery. Now that I’m a grownup, I can make it the way I like it […]

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Appetizers

Hot Vidalia Onion Dip

12/2/2005 meps 0

1 C mayo 1 C grated swiss cheese 1 C grated sweet onion juice of 1/2 lemon (1 T) A few drops of Tabasco Mix ingredients and put in small baking dish. Bake at 325 […]

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Cookies & Candies

Hemenway’s No-Bake Cookies

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1/2 to 2 C granulated sugar, or use half granulated and half brown sugar 3 to 8 T unsweetened cocoa 1/4 to 1/2 C margarine or butter 1/2 C milk pinch salt 1/2 to 1 […]

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Seafood

Successful Crab Casserole

12/2/2005 meps 0

This is typical of my mother’s recipes, which rarely included even this much detail. I wonder at the title — if this one was successful, were there others that were not? 1 onion 1 green […]

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Meat

Mrs. Wilkes Savannah Red Rice

12/2/2005 meps 0

Serves 4 as a main course 4 strips bacon 2 green bell peppers, chopped 2 medium onions, chopped 2 C cooked rice 1 16-oz can stewed tomatoes 1 C tomato sauce 1 t Tabasco sauce […]

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Meat

Grits Casserole

12/2/2005 meps 0

My mother’s note on this one said “1/2 it.” That’s because the recipe says it serves “10 to 12.” 1 pound sausage 1/2 C chopped peppers 1 C chopped onion 1 C chopped celery 1 […]