Posts Tagged ‘cookbook’

Retro Thanksgiving Ideas

By Kerry

Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays. Since my family is spread out a bit geographically, Thanksgiving is one of the few times we all get to be in the same place at the same time. Since my love of vintage cook books is well documented, it wasn’t a huge stretch to put the two […] Read more…

My Tomato Soupshake brings all the boys to the yard.

By Kerry

First off, I cannot tell you how disappointed I am that the recipe is not in this book for whatever that glowing green beverage is on the cover. I have not adjusted the saturation on this image – that is radioactive green. However, there are still plenty of mind boggling recipes to explore. Starting with… […] Read more…

It looks like dessert, but it’s NOT!

By Kerry

I picked up this 1965 Betty Crocker cookbook last weekend. Many of the recipes are typical mid-century American fare, like casseroles. However, I did find two recipes that surprised me with their fiendishly clever disguises. These are dishes masquerading as desserts. But, they are not desserts. They are something else, something almost…sinister. First up, we […] Read more…