Recipes using butter


Spoon Bread Chili Pie

Do you eat gluten-free?Whether eating gluten-free is a medical necessity, such as those suffering from celiac disease, or a choice, many supermarkets are adding food aisles and freezers dedicated to gluten-free ingredients and prepared foods. Gluten-free pasta, flour, cereals and bread, once only available in specialty stores, can now be found in local grocery stores and varieties continue to grow.As ...Read More


Cherry Coffee Cake

Just What the Doctor Ordered!Who: Peoria Medical Society Auxiliary, Inc. Cost: $20.95 includes shipping Details: soft-backed, spiral bound Pages of recipes: 268 Send checks to: Mary Clare Geraghty, 715 W. Bridgetowne Ct., Dunlap, IL 61525 or call 309-243-1063

Pasta and Broccoli

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Sunny Spring Lemon Tarts

Heavenly CreationsWho: Murdale Baptist ChurchCost: $18.50 includes shippingDetails: Soft-backed, comb boundPages of recipes: 184Send checks to: Donna Terpinitz, Murdale Baptist Church, 27091 W. Main Street, Carbondale, IL 62901 or 618-529-5800.


Poppy Seed Ham & Swiss Slider

Heavenly DelightsWho: South Fork United Methodist ChurchCost: $20 includes shippingDetails: Hard-backed, ring bound, includes recipe CDPages of recipes: 276Send checks to: South Fork U.M.W., c/o Barb Stolte, 1403 E. 200 North Road, Nokomis, IL 62075 or 217-820-1757 or email


Mini Garlic Monkey Breads

Singing in the KitchenWho: Champaign-Urbana Sweet Adelines Cost: $13 includes shipping Details: Soft-backed, comb bound Pages of recipes: 99 Send checks to: CU Sweet Adelines, 3920 Daffodil Lane, Champaign, IL 61822 or call Judy at 815-269-2454.


Strawberry Salad

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Pleated Potatoes

A Taste of Tradition Who: OSF St. Joseph Medical Center AuxiliaryCost: $22 includes shippingDetails: hard-backed, ring boundPages of recipes: 245Send checks to: Kris Burke, 2005 Fallen Oak Rd., Bloomington, IL 61704 or call 309-824-2005.

Oven Baked Praline French Toast

Recipes from the Parish  Who: Wesbein and Cropsey United Methodist ChurchesCost: $16 includes shippingDetails: soft-backed, spiral boundPages of recipes: 137Send checks to: Susan Wright, 36681 E. 1000 N Rd., Saybrook, IL 61770 or call 309-475-9080.

Oven Baked Asparagus

Survivors by Faith Who: St. John’s Lutheran Church Ash GroveCost: $12 includes shippingDetails: soft-backed, spiral boundPages of recipes: 184Send checks to: Dale Schleef, Survivors by Faith, 1117 N. 1200 Road, Onarga, IL 60955-7646 or call 815-867-6714