Recipes using pepper


Sicilian Sausage Soup

The Venetian Club – Sharing Family Traditions Who: Venetian Club Cost: $18 includes shipping Details: Hard-backed, comb bound Pages of recipes: 217 Send checks to: Venetian Club, c/o Janet DeCori, 2180 Elmwood Rd., Rockford, IL 61103 or call 815-877-2290.

Kielbasa Casserole

From the Tried and True to the Very New Who: Illinois Foundation for FCCLA Cost: Donation of $25 includes shipping Details: Soft-backed, spiral bound Pages of recipes: 316 Send checks to: Illinois Foundation for FCCLA, Sheryle Atkins, 15 Timber Ridge Dr., Fairbury, IL 61739 or call 309-261-3397 or email satkins6670@hotmail.com.

Smokey Sweet Potato Bites

Appetizers Around the holidays, my family loves to try out new appetizers. We have even been known to make a meal out of them on New Year’s Day. Regardless of when you eat them, it’s nice to have a few quick, go-to ideas when company is coming, or you just want to serve a snack […]

Spinach Balls

Appetizers Around the holidays, my family loves to try out new appetizers. We have even been known to make a meal out of them on New Year’s Day. Regardless of when you eat them, it’s nice to have a few quick, go-to ideas when company is coming, or you just want to serve a snack […]

Crockpot Dressing

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 […]

Fried Green Tomatoes

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Smoky Grilled Corn

35th Anniversary Cookbook Who: Our Redeemer Lutheran Church Cost: $15 includes shipping Details: Hard-backed, ring bound with stand Pages of recipes: 148 Send checks to: Yvonne Richert, ORL Cookbook, 708 Horizon Dr., Marion, IL 62959 or call 618-751-0052.

Asparagus Swiss Quiche

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 […]

Dill Pea Salad

Feeding the Flock Who: Zion Lutheran Church Cost: $17 includes shipping Details: Hard-backed, comb bound Pages of recipes: 214 Send checks to: Barbara Bretz, 10633 State Route 161, Mascoutah, IL 62258 or call 618-566-8239.

Breakfast Zucchini Casserole

A Little Taste of Heaven Who: Havana Church of Christ Cost: $16 includes shipping Details: Soft-backed, spiral bound Pages of recipes: 134 Send checks to: Havana Church of Christ, Cookbook, 350 S. Broadway, Havana, IL 62655 or call 309-363-9001.