Posts Tagged ‘holiday foods’

Cheddar Green Bean Casserole

Ingredients: 4 cups cooked French-cut green beans, about 1 1/2 pounds frozen or 3 cans (15 oz), drained 3 tablespoons butter 8 ounces sliced mushrooms 1/4 cup finely chopped onion 2 tablespoons flour 1 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper 1 1/2 cups milk 1 1/2 to 2 cups shredded Cheddar cheese (6 to […]

Easy Holiday Pretzel Turtles

Ingredients 20 small mini pretzels 20 chocolate covered caramel candies 20 pecan halves Directions Preheat oven to 300 degrees F (150 degrees C). Arrange the pretzels in a single layer on a parchment lined cookie sheet. Place one chocolate covered caramel candy on each pretzel. Bake for 4 minutes. While the candy is warm, press […]

Six-Layer Christmas Gelatin Salad

Ingredients 2 (3 ounce) packages lime gelatin 4 1/2 cups boiling water, divided 4 1/2 cups cold water, divided 1 cup whipping cream 3 tablespoons confectioners’ sugar 2 (3 ounce) packages orange gelatin 1 (8 ounce) can crushed pineapple, drained 1 (3 ounce) package strawberry gelatin 2 medium firm bananas, thinly sliced Directions In a […]

Perfect Pecan Pie

Ingredients 1 3/4 cups white sugar 1/4 cup dark corn syrup 1/4 cup butter 1 tablespoon cold water 2 teaspoons cornstarch 3 eggs 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 1/4 cups chopped pecans 1 (9 inch) unbaked pie shell Directions Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). In a medium saucepan, […]

Pumpkin Cream Pie

Ingredients 2 cups cold milk 2 (3.5 ounce) packages instant vanilla pudding mix 1 cup canned pumpkin 1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice 1 cup frozen whipped topping, thawed 1 (9 inch) pie crust, baked Directions Combine milk, pie filling mix, pumpkin, spices, and whipped topping in a deep, narrow-bottom bowl. Beat at lowest speed of […]

Pilgrim Pumpkin Pie

Ingredients 4 cups all-purpose flour 1 tablespoon white sugar 2 teaspoons salt 1 3/4 cups shortening 1 tablespoon distilled white vinegar 1 egg 1/2 cup ice water 2 eggs, beaten 2 cups pumpkin puree 3/4 cup honey 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves 1 (12 fluid […]

Easy Tart Cranberry Sauce

Ingredients 1 cup white sugar 1 cup orange juice 1 (12 ounce) package fresh cranberries Directions In a medium saucepan over medium heat, dissolve the sugar in the orange juice. Stir in the cranberries, and cook until they start to pop (about 10 minutes). Remove from heat, and transfer to a bowl. Cranberry sauce will […]