Chili con Queso with Sausage

This isn’t your “average” Chili con Queso!  Sausage makes this dish very hearty and delicious.  This dip is great to take to a party…..it feeds quite a few hungry people! Everyone will thank you for this delicious appetizer! Ingredients: 2 lbs. Velveeta cheese 2 lg. onions (finely chopped) 1 lg. can tomatoes (drained and diced)…

Shrimp Dip

If you like shrimp…….you will absolutely love this Shrimp Dip! This dip combines the yummy flavors of shrimp with horseradish and curry powder.  Spicy and delish!   Ingredients: 1 lb.  frozen precooked salad shrimp (thawed) 1 c. mayonnaise 1/2 tsp. garlic powder 1/4 tsp. horseradish dash of salt dash of black pepper dash of curry…

Green Pepper Jelly

This recipe for Green Pepper Jelly is milder than most! It is delicious served on crackers with cream cheese!  Great appetizer!   Ingredients: 6 medium Bell peppers (seeded and cut into pieces) 3/4 cider vinegar 2 tsp. hot pepper sauce 1 3/4 oz. powdered fruit pectin 1 1/2 c. sugar Process Bell Peppers and Jalapeno…

Brownies

              Homemade brownies ……….it doesn’t get much better than that! These are very easy to make and your family will love you for baking them! Ingredients: 2/3 c. butter 4 Tbs. cocoa 2 c. sugar 4 eggs 1/2 tsp. salt 2 tsp. vanilla 1 c. chopped nuts 2 c….

Three Bean Salad

Three Bean Salad is a classic!  It is a great way to “dress up” beans. This dish is super easy and delicious! Ingredients: 2/3 c. vinegar 1 c. sugar 1/3 c. salad oil 1 onion, sliced 1  1b. can green beans 1  lb. can yellow wax beans 1  lb. can kidney beans Dissolve sugar in…

Weiner Schnitzel

Weiner Schnitzel is a favorite German dish!  This dish is made from pork chops that are flattened and tenderized. It is traditionally eaten with lemon juice squeezed on top while schnitzel is still hot.  You will love this dish! Ingredients: 6 pork chops  (get boneless center cut) 1 c. flour 1 1/2 plain bread crumbs…

Peanut Butter Cookies

Peanut Butter cookies have been a favorite for many years.  Peanut butter is the star ingredient in this cookie! This recipe is very easy and delicious.  Your family will love you for baking these cookies! Ingredients: 1 c. sugar 1 c. brown sugar 3/4 c. melted shortening 3/4 c. peanut butter 2 eggs 2 tsp….

Lemon Bars

These Lemon Bars are scrumptious! The mixture of lemon and sugar is mouth-watering.   Ingredients: 1 c. flour (all purpose) 1/2 c. butter (softened) 1/4 c. confectioners sugar 2 eggs (beaten) 1 c. sugar 2 Tbs. lemon juice 1 tsp. lemon rind Combine flour, butter and confectioner’s sugar.  Mix thoroughly.  Spread in 9 x9 pan. …

Easy Fudge

This fudge is for all of your Chocolate Lovers out there! The recipe is a classic that has been around for decades.  Folks love it!  Very easy, too! Ingredients 3 c. sugar 3/4 c. butter 2/3 c. evaporated milk 1  12 oz. pkg. semi-sweet chocolate pieces 1  17 oz. jar marshmallow creme 1 c. chopped…

Snickerdoodles

  Snickerdoodle is a hilarious name for a cookie!  No one seems to know where the name came from.  You must admit……it is easy to remember. Cinnamon gives this cookie a great flavor.  They are very easy to make and delicious!   Ingredients: 1 c. shortening 1 1/2 c. sugar 2 eggs 2 3/4 c….

Italian Cream Cake

This delicious Italian Cream Cake will soon become one of your family  favorites! This cake is rich and moist.  Cream cheese and coconut in the icing makes it very special! Ingredients: 1 c. buttermilk 1 stick butter 1/2 c. vegetable oil 2 c. sugar 2 c. flour 5 egg yolks 1 tsp. baking soda 1…

Mocha Cooler

This drink is a refreshing “pick-me-up” for any hot day. It’s got chocolate,  coffee and ice cream……how bad could it be? Ingredients: 2 Tbs. unsweetened cocoa 1/2 c. sugar 3 1/2 c. brewed coffee 3 c. milk 1 tsp. vanilla 1 pint vanilla ice cream Stir together the cocoa and sugar.  Stir in the hot…