Recipes using sugar


MapleRoll

Maple Rolls

Taste of Tradition Who: Mid Century Telephone Cooperative and Adams Telephone Co-Operative Cost: $15.15 includes shipping ($10 at offices) Details: Soft-backed, spiral bound Pages of recipes: 234 Send checks to: Paula Monari, Mid Century Telephone Cooperative, P.O. Box 380, Fairview, IL 61432 or call 309-778-8611.

BlackBeanBrownies

Black Bean Brownies GF

From Our Community to Your Table Who: Carl Sandburg College Community Garden Cost: $15 Details: hard-backed, ring bound Pages of recipes: 205 To purchase: Call 309-341-5328 or email marketing@sandburg.edu, for more info contact Mary Robson at mrobson@sandburg.edu.

AsparagusJanuary2015

Asparagus Puff

Bless Us, Bless Our Food Who: St. Patrick's Church Cost: $13 includes shipping Details: soft-backed, spiral bound Pages of recipes: 240 Send Checks to: Altar Rosary Society, c/p Mary Spirck, 708 Dragonfly Ln., Geneseo, IL 61254 or call 309-507-3719

LemonBlueberryCakeJanuary2015

Lemon Cake with Blueberries

Bless Us, Bless Our Food Who: St. Patrick's Church Cost: $13 includes shipping Details: soft-backed, spiral bound Pages of recipes: 240 Send Checks to: Altar Rosary Society, c/p Mary Spirck, 708 Dragonfly Ln., Geneseo, IL 61254 or call 309-507-3719

NeopalitanCookies

Neapolitan Cookies

I’ve been making these for more than 20 years. They are my son Nick’s favorite cookies and also a family favorite. There are several cookie recipes that I usually make every Christmas but I also try some I haven’t made before. I bake at least a dozen or more different kinds, depending on how much time I have, and I ...Read More

GingerbreadMen

German Gingerbread Cookies

My sister and I started making these cookies in our early teens. We made them every year until I moved out of state and got married. We would spend an afternoon rolling out the dough and carefully decorating gingerbread men, women, Christmas trees, stars, etc. with colored sugars, nuts and miniature chocolate chips. One year we decorated them with homemade ...Read More

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Sugar Cookies

My children (and now grandchildren) enjoy cutting these out and decorating them. From the time they were little, we would take a day to make these special cookies. We would use everything from colored sugars and sprinkles to forming different decorations out of Starburst candies. – Valerie Cheatham, Assistant Editor, Illinois Country Living

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Clothespin Cookies

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Fudge

Fantasy Fudge

My Dad and I shared a love of chocolate. Every year at Christmas he would make several batches of fudge. A lot of it was given away to neighbors, friends and family as gifts, but the rest was fair game. I used to love watching Dad make it and hung around to make sure I got first dibs on licking ...Read More

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Molasses Cookies

These molasses cookies were the traditional Wood family (our dad’s mom’s) cookie, made with one pint of lard and rolled out and cut with a round cookie cutter. Our mother, Ruth, adapted the recipe to make it easier and healthier. She used half the nuts and raisins the original recipe called for and also used oleo or oil, but butter ...Read More