Recipes using vanilla


German Chocolate Upside Down Cake

Back to School It’s that crazy time of year when the kids are back in school and their schedules have us wondering how in the world to get supper on the table without driving through a fast food restaurant. Here are a few recipes that take little time to put together and give you a […]

Mother’s Caramel Cake

His Heavenly Table Who: St. Paul’s Cathedral Cost:  $15 includes shipping Details: Soft-backed, spiral bound Pages of recipes: 227 Send checks to: St. Paul’s Cathedral, c/o Warren Swaar, 24833 State Hwy. 29, Greenview, IL 62642 or call 217-671-9063. Print Recipe Mother’s Caramel Cake Servings Ingredients 2 c. sugar1-1/2 c. milk scalded3 c. cake flour3/4 t. […]

Mocha Balls

Chocolate! Thoughts of red roses, cards filled with undying love, sparkling wine and large heart-shaped boxes full of chocolates – it must be time for Valentine’s Day! According to The Nielsen Company, more than 58 million pounds of chocolate candy will be sold during Valentine’s week. That’s a lot of chocolate! It only made sense […]

White Hot Chocolate

Chocolate! Thoughts of red roses, cards filled with undying love, sparkling wine and large heart-shaped boxes full of chocolates – it must be time for Valentine’s Day! According to The Nielsen Company, more than 58 million pounds of chocolate candy will be sold during Valentine’s week. That’s a lot of chocolate! It only made sense […]

Frozen Hot Chocolate

Chocolate! Thoughts of red roses, cards filled with undying love, sparkling wine and large heart-shaped boxes full of chocolates – it must be time for Valentine’s Day! According to The Nielsen Company, more than 58 million pounds of chocolate candy will be sold during Valentine’s week. That’s a lot of chocolate! It only made sense […]

Stuffed Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie

Chocolate! Thoughts of red roses, cards filled with undying love, sparkling wine and large heart-shaped boxes full of chocolates – it must be time for Valentine’s Day! According to The Nielsen Company, more than 58 million pounds of chocolate candy will be sold during Valentine’s week. That’s a lot of chocolate! It only made sense […]

Candy Cane Snowballs

Holiday Cookie Contest Winners First Place   Print Recipe Candy Cane Snowballs Submitted by Kathy Quick, Jo-Carroll Energy Servings Makes 5 dozen Ingredients 2 c. butter softened1 c. powdered sugar1 t. vanilla3-1/2 c. flour1 c. Pecans chopped8 oz. white candy coating1/3 - 1/2 c. peppermint candy finely crushed Servings Makes 5 dozen Ingredients 2 c. butter […]

Chocolate Marshmallow Cookies

Holiday Cookie Contest Winners Print Recipe Chocolate Marshmallow Cookies Submitted by Diane Jansen, Clinton County Electric Servings Makes 3 dozen. Ingredients 1-3/4 c. flour1/2 c. shortening or margarine1/2 t. Salt1 c. sugar1/4 t. baking soda1 t. vanilla1/2 c. Cocoa1/4 c. milk20 lg. marshmallows cut in half1/2 c. pecan halves1/4 c. margarine softened2 c. powdered sugar2 T. […]

Chocolate Chip Cheese Ball

Marissa #40 Cookbook Who: Marissa Junior/Senior High School Student Council Cost: $10 includes shipping Details: soft-backed, comb bound Pages of recipes: 63 Send checks to: MHS Student Council, c/o Katie Peck, 300 School View Dr., Marissa, IL 62257 Print Recipe Chocolate Chip Cheese Ball Servings Ingredients 1-8 oz. pkg. Cream cheese softened1/2 c. butter softened3/4 […]

Caramel Dipped Apples

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 Caramel Dipped Apples Servings Ingredients 1 c. […]