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Vintage Recipes: Yum Yum Cake

In my husband's family they have a Yum Yum Cake I have made before (I dubbed it War Cake when I remade it to be sugar-free in the last version). The first time I made it was in 2011. I revisited it in 2015 as well, using higher end plant-based ingredients. The cake recipe is… Continue reading Vintage Recipes: Yum Yum Cake

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Vintage Recipes: Country Kitchen Piggies

This recipe comes from Riceland Rice Cook Book, Arkansas Rice Growers Cooperative Association. From when? That I don't know. Maybe from the 1952 edition? It would fit that era. It's another vintage recipe that claims to serve 4 to 6 people....on 1½ cups of cooked, not raw, rice. Let's be real....that is ¼ cup cooked… Continue reading Vintage Recipes: Country Kitchen Piggies

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Raisin Rice Pudding – Vintage Recipes Still Work

From Desserts Men Like, The Tested Recipe Institute,  from the year 1956. This looked interesting, and Kirk likes rice pudding. It also piqued my interest because it is more a custard than a heavy rice pudding. I had not made rice pudding using a double boiler method, but why not? So I got out my… Continue reading Raisin Rice Pudding – Vintage Recipes Still Work

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Homestead Macaroni and Cheez – Vintage Recipes

I am not exactly sure what homestead this recipe comes from........The homestead where Cheez Whiz was invented? This recipe, when I saw the photo, was written "Homestead Macaroni - From Kraft TV Specials Pamphlets" with no date given. But looking at the photography, I'd put it in the 60s to 70s. But not past the… Continue reading Homestead Macaroni and Cheez – Vintage Recipes

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Vintage Recipes: Cheese Snacks or The Original Chex Mix

This vintage recipe comes from "Easy Guide To Good Eating" in 1959. Brought to you by Ralston Purina. Which back then they made all the Chex cereals. And is now owned by Nestle. Yummers. Every time I see a vintage Ralston Purina recipe all I can see is bags of Purina chicken feed and Ralston… Continue reading Vintage Recipes: Cheese Snacks or The Original Chex Mix