Recipes using egg whites


Fresh Coconut Cake – 1983

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 […]

Pecan Pie Cake with Cinnamon Whipped Cream Frosting

Pecan Pie Cake with Cinnamon Whipped Cream Frosting

I have a reputation with my children for getting a little bit carried away when I do Christmas baking. A few years ago, I was so excited about having all of our children and grandchildren home for the holidays, I kept adding to the items I just had to make. By the time they all […]

White Texas Sheet Cake

Recipes & Remembrances Who: Good Samaritan Society Mount Carroll Cost: $20 includes shipping Details: Soft-backed, spiral bound Pages of recipes: 209 Send checks to: Good Samaritan Society-Mount Carroll, c/o Anna Gray, 1006 N. Lowden Rd., Mount Carroll, IL 61053 or call 815-244-7715. Print Recipe White Texas Sheet Cake Servings Ingredients 1 (18.25 oz.) pkg. white […]

Flourless Chocolate Cookies

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 […]

Cheese Casserole

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 Print Recipe Cheese Casserole Servings Ingredients 2- 4 oz. cans diced green chilies drained1 lb. Monterey […]


Mom’s Baked Custard

Together We Have It All Who: Varna United Methodist ChurchCost: $13 includes shippingDetails: soft-backed, comb boundPages of recipes: 72Send checks to: Kelley Larimer, 2074 County Road 400N, Varna, IL 61375 or call 309-399-7611 Print Recipe Mom’s Baked Custard Servings Ingredients 3 egg yolks slightly beaten2 c. scalded milk1/4 c. sugar2 egg whites beaten until peaks […]

Apricot Muffins

Nourishment For Our Body & Soul Who: Trinity Lutheran ChurchCost: $16 includes shippingDetails: soft-backed, spiral boundPages of recipes: 176Send checks to: Trinity Lutheran Church, c/o Megan Busacker, 402 N. Monroe St., P.O. Box 207, Harvel, IL 62538 or call 217-229-3143 Print Recipe Apricot Muffins Servings Ingredients 1 C. dried apricots1 tsp. baking soda1 C. nonfat […]

Lemon Silk Pie

Recipes from the Heart Who: The Lighthouse Shelter For The Homeless, Marion, ILCost: $13 including shippingDetails: soft-backed, comb-boundPages of recipes: 239Send checks to: The Lighthouse Shelter, 1101 N. Madison, Marion, IL 62959or call 618-964-1663. Print Recipe Lemon Silk Pie Servings Ingredients 1 sm. box lemon pie filling (not instant)4 oz. Cream cheese2 egg whites1/4 C. […]

Harvest Pancakes

Featuring specialty crop recipes This recipe courtesy of The Great Pumpkin Patch   Print Recipe Harvest Pancakes Course Breakfast Servings Ingredients 1/2 C. walnuts or favorite nuts ground1 C. flour1/2 tsp. Cinnamon1 Tbsp. granulated sugar2 tsp. baking powder1/2 C. winter squash (Sweet Dumpling squash recommended) steamed and mashed1 C. milk1 Tbsp. cooking oilPinch Salt2 egg […]