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Dips

Alice Fobes’ Pink Shrimp Dip

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My family has a tradition of serving a buffet on Christmas eve. This dip is a nice, colorful choice, with crackers. 2 3-oz pkgs cream cheese 1/3 C mayonnaise 3 T chili sauce 2 t […]

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Holidays

Rich Mushroom Gravy – Vegetarian

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I volunteered to cook Thanksgiving dinner one year, with a caveat. I was still a sorta-kinda vegetarian, so I served all the myriad side dishes but skipped the turkey. This gravy recipe was so successful, […]

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Barry's family

Artichoke Dip

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This is a favorite for our traditional Christmas eve buffet. From Sharon Stellrecht. l 14oz can artichoke hearts (not the marinated sort) l cup Hellman’s Mayo (the “light” kind is fine, but why bother?) l […]

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Holidays

Salmon Pate

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From Meps’ Mom, Esther Schulte. Great for holiday gatherings or potlucks. Line a 2 cup bowl or a loaf pan with plastic wrap. Blend together: 7 3/4 oz can of salmon Either 1 envelope Good […]

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Baked

Caramel Roll Topping

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1/4c butter 1c brown sugar 2T honey or corn syrup 2t cinnamon 1/2t lemon rind 1/2C nuts Bring to boil. Covers 12 rolls.

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Beverages

Spiced Cider

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The easiest way to make hot spiced cider is this: Pour as much cider as will fit into a crockpot. Toss in 3 or 4 Celestial Seasonings Cinnamon Apple spice teabags. Heat the cider in […]

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Holidays

Cranberry Bread

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A good Thanksgiving and Christmas sweet bread. 2 C flour, sifted 1 C sugar 1-1/2 t baking powder 1 t salt 1/2 t baking soda 1/4 C shortening 1 t grated orange rind 3/4 C […]

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Holidays

Three-Cheese Savory Pumpkin Spread

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This is a nice fall dish and a good offering for holiday parties: 1 T butter 1/2 C chopped pecans 12 oz cream cheese, softened 1 1/2 C shredded sharp cheddar (6 oz) 1/2 C […]

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Baked

Crepes

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Makes enough for one or two people. Mix together: 1 egg 1/3 cup milk 1 T melted butter 1/4 cup flour 1 T sugar dash salt Cook in a well-oiled crepe pan over medium heat […]

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Holidays

Turkey Cheese Pie (Julie’s Version)

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This was my sister’s attempt to re-create an old family favorite. A few years after she shared this, I found a copy of the original Turkey Cheese Pie recipe. 3 onions 1-1/4 cup turkey pieces […]