Recipes using molasses


Veggie Burger

Veggie Burgers

In the movie Forrest Gump, Forrest’s friend Bubba gives a seemingly never-ending list of all the ways shrimp can be prepared – “you can barbecue it, boil it, broil it, bake it, saute it,” and the list continues. We don’t have room for that many preparations, but we think you’ll like the ones submitted. Rice […]

Gingerbread Biscotti

Gingerbread Biscotti

Submitted by: Anna Guo, Corn Belt Energy Corporation Print Recipe Gingerbread Biscotti Course Cookies, Dessert Cuisine Italian Skill Level Moderate Servings Ingredients 84g (3 oz.) unsalted butter softened90g (3 oz.) sugar1/2 t. Cinnamon1/2 t. ground ginger1/2 t. ground allspice1/4 t. ground nutmegpinch Ground cloves1/2 t. Salt4 T. molasses2 eggs1-1/2 t. baking powder240g (8.5 oz.) all-purpose […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Pork Loin with Apples and Pears

Our Favorite Recipes Who: Co-op Family of Jo-Carroll EnergyCost: $10, call 800 number below for shippingDetails: hard-backed, ring boundPages of recipes: 182Send checks to: Jo-Carroll Energy, Inc., 793 US Route 20 West, P.O. Box 390, Elizabeth, IL  61028 or call 800-858-5522, Ext. 1208. Print Recipe Pork Loin with Apples and Pears Servings Ingredients 3 lb. […]

Coffee-Molasses Marinated Pork

Heavenly Creations Who: Murdale Baptist ChurchCost: $18.50 includes shippingDetails: Soft-backed, comb boundPages of recipes: 184Send checks to: Donna Terpinitz, Murdale Baptist Church, 27091 W. Main Street, Carbondale, IL 62901 or 618-529-5800. Print Recipe Coffee-Molasses Marinated Pork Servings Ingredients 1 c. strong-brewed coffee1/4 c. molasses6 sprigs fresh thyme2 T. cider vinegar1 T. Dijon mustard2 garlic cloves minced1/2 tsp. Salt1/2 tsp. lemon […]