Recipes using chopped pecans


Sweet Potato Crisp

Thanksgiving One of my favorite times of the year is Thanksgiving. I love the savory scents of sage and rosemary as the stuffing is made, the sweet aromas of pumpkin and apple pies as they bake, and the yeasty smell of freshly baked dinner rolls. My mouth is watering already! Everyone has foods they hope to […]

No Bake Snowball Cookies

L/CAEC Family and Friends Recipe Favorites Who: Lawrence-Crawford Association for Exceptional Citizens Cost: $22 includes shipping Details: hard-backed, ring bound Pages of recipes: 148 Send checks to: L/CAEC, c/o Janice Zwilling, 2222 Lexington Ave., Lawrenceville, IL 62439 or call 618-943-4401.

White Texas Sheet Cake

Recipes & Remembrances Who: Good Samaritan Society Mount Carroll Cost: $20 includes shipping Details: Soft-backed, spiral bound Pages of recipes: 209 Send checks to: Good Samaritan Society-Mount Carroll, c/o Anna Gray, 1006 N. Lowden Rd., Mount Carroll, IL 61053 or call 815-244-7715.

Praline Cheesecake

Heavenly Recipes Cookbook Who: St. Kateri Tekakwitha Parish Altar Society Cost: $25 includes shipping Details: Hard-backed, ring bound Pages of recipes: 204 Send checks to: Dora Drone Howerton, P.O. Box 117, Ridgway, IL 62979 or call 618-272-7343

Raspberry Ring Salad

Recipes & Remembrances Who: Alden United Methodist Church Cost: $20 includes shipping Details: Hard-backed, ring bound Pages of recipes: 204 Send checks to: Karen Beystehner, Alden United Methodist Women, 19305 Crowley Road, Harvard, IL 60033 or 815-943-4315 (before 8 p.m.)

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.

Caramel Coconut Cream Pie

200 Years of Home Cooking Who: West Eden United Methodist ChurchCost: $15 includes shippingDetails: soft-back, comb boundPages of Recipes: 199Send checks to: West Eden UMC, c/o James Anderson, 2740 West Eden Rd., Cypress, IL 62923 or call 618-634-9508

Rita’s Double Feature Pie

Second Place Finest Cooking Holiday Recipe Contest Submitted by: Rita Schackmann, Norris Electric Cooperative

Ooey Gooey Chocolaty Cake

Honorable Mention Finest Cooking Holiday Recipe Contest Submitted by: Myra Rubach, Egyptian Electric Cooperative Association