Recipes using oil


Rum Cake

Rum Cake

I have a reputation with my children for getting a little bit carried away when I do Christmas baking. A few years ago, I was so excited about having all of our children and grandchildren home for the holidays, I kept adding to the items I just had to make. By the time they all […]

Green Tomato Pizza

This month we thought you might enjoy recipes from Alabama Living’s recently released cookbook – the best of Alabama Living. Two of the recipes give you ideas of what to do with those green tomatoes still hanging on the vine. We can’t wait to try these recipes and we think you’ll agree. You can order […]

Barbequed Chicken

Good Country Cooking from a Great Country School Who: Deer Park School Educational Foundation Cost: $12 includes shipping Details: Soft-backed, spiral bound Pages of recipes: 270 Send checks to: Deer Park Educational Foundation 2255 E. 12th Road, Ottawa, IL 61350 or call Debbie Znaniecki at 630-553-2444. Print Recipe Barbequed Chicken Course Entrée Servings Ingredients 2 […]

Fresh Corn Salad

The farmer’s market is one of my favorite places during the summer. The brightly colored fruits and vegetables seem to be calling my name as I walk past each booth. And, who can resist a juicy peach, freshly picked sweet corn or a first-of-the-season cantaloupe or watermelon? This month, Finest Cooking is featuring fresh fruits […]

Herb Marinated Chuck Steak

The farmer’s market is one of my favorite places during the summer. The brightly colored fruits and vegetables seem to be calling my name as I walk past each booth. And, who can resist a juicy peach, freshly picked sweet corn or a first-of-the-season cantaloupe or watermelon? This month, Finest Cooking is featuring fresh fruits […]

Blueberry Muffins

Breakfast There’s nothing quite like waking up to the fragrant aroma of bacon frying and coffee brewing, unless it’s also the sweet smell of cinnamon wafting through the air! These amazing scents may make you think of lazy Saturday mornings, but breakfast isn’t just for breakfast anymore. You can enjoy stacks of hot pancakes dripping […]

Oh So Good Pizza Dip

Favorites from Our Table Who: St. Augustine Altar & Rosary Society Cost: $18 includes shipping Details: Soft-backed, comb bound Pages of recipes: 189 Send checks to: St. Augustine Altar Society, Attn: Barb Lathom, 100 Mahoney Rd., Ashland, IL 62612 or call 217-473-4760. Print Recipe Oh So Good Pizza Dip Servings Ingredients 8 oz. Cream cheese […]

Malaysian Fried Rice

135th Anniversary Edition Cookbook Who: Evangelical Covenant Church Cost: $15 includes shipping Details: Hard-backed, ring bound Pages of recipes: 294 Send checks to: Merrily Griffin, 405 E. Franklin St., Paxton, IL 60957 or call 217-379-3565 or 217-898-2546 Print Recipe Malaysian Fried Rice Servings Ingredients 4-5 c. cold cooked long grain white rice (Jasmine is the […]

Peanut Butter Sundae Cake

4-H House 80th Anniversary Cookbook Who: 4-H House, University of Illinois Cost: $30 includes shipping Details: Hard-backed, spiral bound Pages of recipes: 470 Send checks to: 4-H House Cookbook, Attn: Linda Paydon Muehling, 703 N 1170 East Rd., Cissna Park, IL 60924 or order online at 4hhouse.com Print Recipe Peanut Butter Sundae Cake Course Dessert Servings […]

Key Lime Cupcakes

Family & Friends Cook Who: The Workshop, serving individuals with disabilities Cost: $20 includes shipping Details: soft-backed, spiral bound Pages of recipes: 380 Send checks to: The Workshop, 706 S. West St., Galena, IL 61036 or call 815-777-2211 Print Recipe Key Lime Cupcakes Servings Ingredients CUPCAKES1 box lemon cake mix1 box (4 serv. size) lime-flavored […]