Recipes using butter or margarine


Blueberry Crunch

Blueberry Crunch

Don’t be blue! It’s blueberry season. To celebrate these juicy wonders, we wanted to give you a few “throwback” Finest Cooking recipes to get those creative cooking juices flowing. Print Recipe Blueberry Crunch Course Dessert Servings Ingredients 1 package yellow deluxe cake mix1/2 cup chopped nuts optional1/2 cup (1 stick) butter or margarine melted1 teaspoon […]

Quick Apple Dumplings

Quick Apple Dumplings

An apple a day We don’t know that eating an apple a day keeps the doctor away, as the old adage goes, but apples are delicious and have many health benefits. Illinois is home to numerous apple orchards, from north to south and all points in between, and fall is the perfect time to visit […]

Southern Oatmeal Pie

Southern Oatmeal Pie

Oh me, oh my, it’s pie! Ask 10 different people their favorite kind of pie, and you just may get 10 different answers. Whether you like the all-American apple, or prefer cherry, peach, chocolate or pecan, the list can go on and on. One thing is certain, those flaky crusts and fruit or cream fillings […]

Rhubarb Pie

One-Crust Rhubarb Pie

Oh me, oh my, it’s pie! Ask 10 different people their favorite kind of pie, and you just may get 10 different answers. Whether you like the all-American apple, or prefer cherry, peach, chocolate or pecan, the list can go on and on. One thing is certain, those flaky crusts and fruit or cream fillings […]

Ham and potato casserole

Ham and Potato Casserole

Submitted by Lauren Workman, Corn Belt Energy Corporation Print Recipe Ham and Potato Casserole Course Entrée Cuisine American Skill Level Easy Servings Ingredients 3/8 cup onion chopped1/8 cup Green pepper chopped1 tablespoon butter or margarine1/2 tablespoon all-purpose flour1 dash Black pepper1/2 cup milk1/2 cup Cheddar cheese shredded1/8 cup real mayonnaise1-1/2 cup potatoes cooked and diced […]

zucchini-casserole

Zucchini Casserole

Grace United Methodist Church Cookbook Who: Grace United Methodist Women Cost: $20 includes shipping Details: Soft-backed, spiral bound Pages of recipes: 138 Send checks to: Grace United Methodist Women c/o Grace United Methodist Church, 220 N. Tower Road, Carbondale, IL 62901 Print Recipe Zucchini Casserole Course Side Dish Servings Ingredients 4 med. zucchini sliced 1/2-inch […]

Carrot-Stuff

Carrot Souffle

Grace United Methodist Church Cookbook Who: Grace United Methodist Women Cost: $20 includes shipping Details: Soft-backed, spiral bound Pages of recipes: 138 Send checks to: Grace United Methodist Women c/o Grace United Methodist Church, 220 N. Tower Road, Carbondale, IL 62901 Print Recipe Carrot Souffle Course Side Dish Servings Ingredients 1 lb. baby carrots3 lg. […]

Stuffed Pork Chop - 1963

Stuffed Pork Chops – 1963

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 […]

Lily Cookies

Lily Cookies

Un-BEAT-able Recipes Volumes 2, 3 and 4 Who: Chester High School Music Dept. Cost: $7.50 each, includes shipping Details: Soft-backed, comb bound Pages of recipes: varies Send checks to: Vicky Beers, Chester Music Patrons, 711 Palestine Rd., Chester, IL 62233, or call 618-615-2708. Print Recipe Lily Cookies (Volume 4) Servings Ingredients 4 oz. cheam cheese […]

Blueberry Crunch

Favorite Recipes Who: Richland County Farm Bureau Cost: $20.95 includes shipping Details: Hard-backed, ring bound Pages of recipes: 235 Send checks to: Richland County Farm Bureau, 710 N. West St., Olney, IL 62450; call 618-393-4116; or email riccofb@frontier.com Print Recipe Blueberry Crunch This recipe can be made with a 1 lb. 5 oz. can of […]