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10Aug 2016
spinach

This extremely quick and simple spinach salad is enlivened by the combination of fresh peaches and grapes in a citrus dressing. A great dish to make the most of our locally grown produce! Serves 12 Ingredients 1 cup mayonnaise 1/2 cup orange juice concentrate 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon 9 ounces fresh baby spinach 8 large […]

10Aug 2016
Loaded Mashed Potatoes

This really impresses company, practically a meal by itself. Serves: 12-14 helpings Cook Time: Prep – 20 minutes, Bake – 30 minutes Ingredients 5 lbs potatoes, peeled and cubed 3/4 cup sour cream 1/2 cup milk 3 tbs butter salt and pepper to taste 3 cups (12 ounces) shredded cheddar cheese blend, divided 1/2 lb […]

10Aug 2016
Fried onion patties

This crispy side dish is something different from the usual potatoes and vegetables. Its great to serve with a roast or a grilled meat. The onion flavour is complemented by sage, parsley and hot pepper sauce. Serves: 8-10 helpings Cook Time: Prep – 20 minutes, Cook – 15 minutes Ingredients 1-1/2 cups of all-purpose flower […]

10Aug 2017

1/4 cup softened butter or margarine 3/4 cup sugar 1 egg 1/4 cup sour cream (or real mayonnaise) 1 1/2 cups flour 2 tsp baking powder 1 tsp salt 1/3 cup milk 1 cup fresh or frozen blueberries 1 cup chopped fresh or frozen rhubarb In small mixing bowl cream butter and sugar. Add egg […]

27Jul 2017

1 1/2 cups sugar 1/2 cup margarine 2/3 cup evaporated milk 1 cup butterscotch (or chocolate) chips 3 1/2 cups rolled oats 1/2 cup fine coconut Combine sugar, margarine and milk in saucepan. Bring to a boil and boil hard for 2 minutes. Remove from heat and stir in chips till smooth. Stir in oats […]

13Jul 2017

Heat oven to 350 deg. 1/2 cup softened butter 1 cup sugar 1 egg 1 tsp vanilla 1 1/2 cups (3) mashed bananas 1 1/2 cups flour 1 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp salt 1/4 cup cocoa powder Cream butter and sugar.  Add egg and vanilla. Blend in bananas. Combine dry […]

25May 2017

Crumbs: 1 cup flour 3/4 cup rolled oats (quick cooking) 1 cup brown sugar 1 tsp salt 1 tsp cinnamon 1/2 cup melted margarine 4 cups diced rhubarb (3 large) Sauce: 1 cup sugar 1/4 cup cornstarch 1 cup water 1 tsp vanilla 1 tbsp raspberry Jello powder Mix crumb ingredients.  Press half into greased […]

04May 2017

2 cups sugar 2 eggs 3/4 cup veg. oil or unsweetened applesauce 2 1/2 cups flour 3 3/4 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp salt 1 tsp cinnamon 1/2 tsp allspice 1/4 tsp nutmeg 3 cups diced, peeled apples (about 3 medium) 1 cup chopped walnuts 3/4 cup butterscotch chips Combine sugar, eggs and oil (or […]

20Apr 2017

Heat oven to 375 deg. F 1 1/4 cups margarine 3/4 cups brown sugar 1/2 cup white sugar 1 egg, lightly beaten 1 tsp. vanilla 1 1/2 cups flour 1 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp salt 1 tsp cinnamon 1/4 tsp nutmeg 1/2 tsp allspice (or ground cloves) 3 cups quick oats 2 ripe bananas, […]

06Apr 2017

4 eggs 2 cups butter 1 cup butter, melted 2 cups flour 1.5 tsp almond extract Confectioners sugar Grease or parchement line a 13 x 9 pan. In a medium-sized bowl beat eggs with sugar till lemon yellow. Add butter, flour and extract and mix well. Spread in prepared pan. Bake at 325 deg. F […]

18Feb 2017

1 cup flour 1/2 tsp baking soda 1/4 tsp salt 3-4 tbsp cocoa powder (depending how dark you like it) 1 large egg 1/2 cup Greek yogurt (plain or vanilla) 1/2 cup vegetable oil 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1 tsp vanilla 1 cup mashed banana (about 2 large) 1 cup chocolate chips 1/2 cup […]