Recipes using salt and pepper


Herb Brined Turkey

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 […]

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 […]

Twice Baked Potato Casserole

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.

Ohio Summer Skillet

Feed My Flock Who: Virden First United Methodist Church Cost: $12 includes shipping Details: Hard-backed, ring bound Pages of recipes: 148 Send checks to: Sharon Wilson, 437 S. Church St., Virden, IL 62690 or call 217-965-3539

Zucchini Tots

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 […]

Chicken Kiev

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

Cold Summer Spaghetti

Factory Favorites Who: White House Manufacturing Social CommitteeCost: $22 includes shippingDetails: hard-backed, ring boundPages of recipes: 125Send checks to: White House Manufacturing, Attn: Stephanie, Route 67 North, Whitehall, IL 62092 or call 217-374-2141.

Chicken and Rice Soup

AIEC employees share favorite soups

Shrimp and Grits

A Collection of Recipes Who: Hardin Presbyterian ChurchCost: $15 includes shippingDetails: soft-backed, comb-boundPages of recipes: 330Send checks to: Penny Loft, Hardin Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 532, Hardin, IL 62047or call 618-576-2800

Omelet Pizza

Who: Pulaski-Alexander County ExtensionCost: $8 including shipping Details: soft-backed, comb-boundPages of recipes: 245Send checks to: Amy Kerr, 52 Wessenberg Rd., Villa Ridge, IL 62996 or call 618-697-1476. Make checks payable to HCE.