Recipes using boiling water


Raspberry Sweet Tea

Raspberry Sweet Tea

Cool and refreshing There is nothing quite like taking a long, cool sip of iced tea or lemonade to help take the heat out of a hot summer day. Whether you are by the pool relaxing or have just finished yard work, we think you’ll enjoy this month’s variety of cold summer drinks. Print Recipe […]

Orange-Charlotte

Orange Charlotte

Submitted by Rita Schackmann, Norris Electric Cooperative Print Recipe Orange Charlotte Course Dessert Cuisine American Skill Level Moderate Servings Ingredients 3 envelopes unflavored gelatin3/4 c. cold water3/4 c. boiling water1-1/2 c. frozen orange juice concentrate2 T. Lemon juice1-1/2 t. grated orange peel1-1/2 c. sugar divided2-1/2 c. heavy whipping creamRed (2 drops) and yellow (3 drops) […]

Oatmeal Bread

Oatmeal Bread – 1953

As Illinois Country Living celebrates its 75th year, so do the recipes pages. From the very first issue, recipes and homemaking tips were a part of the magazine. We thought it was only appropriate to go back and include recipes across the years. This month, we have one recipe from each decade including the first […]

Yeast Rolls

Yeast Rolls

There is nothing quite like the smell of freshly baked bread, and if you add some cinnamon into the mix, oh my! This issue celebrates breads – from those fluffy yeast rolls you remember grandma making for Sunday dinners, to the light and fluffy biscuits that are amazing slathered with butter and jelly. And, let’s […]

Strawberry Dessert

“Oldies But Goodies” Remembering our Moms…Past & Present Who: Greenfield Triennial Homecoming Committee 2016 Cost: $20 includes postage Details: Hard-backed, ring bound Pages of recipes: 296 Send checks to: Greenfield Triennial Homecoming, c/o Glenna Wright, Sec., R.R. 1, Box 224, Greenfield, IL 62044 or call 217-368-2233. Print Recipe Strawberry Dessert Servings Ingredients CRUST:1 c. flour1/2 […]

Creamy Peach Salad

Celebrating 40 Years Who: Prince of Peace Lutheran Church Cost: $17.50 includes shipping Details: Hard-backed, ring bound Pages of recipes: 307 Send checks to: Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Attn: Vicky Hastings, P.O. Box 740, St. Joseph, IL 61873-0740 or call 217-688-2011 or 217-841-2191 or email vicky.hastings76@gmail.com. Print Recipe Creamy Peach Salad (Diabetic-friendly) Servings Ingredients […]

Cranberry Margarita Molded Salad

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 […]

Diabetic Friendly Raspberry Peach Delight

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. Print Recipe Diabetic Friendly Raspberry Peach Delight Servings Ingredients 1-8 prepared sugar-free angel food cake cut […]

Raspberry Dessert

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 Print Recipe Raspberry Dessert Servings Ingredients 1 stick margarine or butter softened1 c. flour2 T. sugar2--8 oz. Cream cheese […]

Oatmeal Cake

A Taste of Oakhill Vegan/Vegetarian Who: Oakhill Seventh-Day Adventist Church Cost: $18 includes shipping Details: Soft-backed, comb bound Pages of recipes: 91 Send checks to: Oakhill Seventh-Day Adventist Church, Attn: Leah Clubb, 1400 Mule Road, Columbia, IL 62236 or call 618-540-3957. Print Recipe Oatmeal Cake Servings Ingredients 1 c. oatmeal uncooked1-1/4 c. boiling water1/2 c. butter […]