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    Macaroni and Cheese with Smoky Sausages

    3 tbsp. butter or margarine 6 or 7 oz. uncooked elbow macaroni (about 2 cups) 1 1/2 tsp. salt 1/2 tsp. pepper 2 cups shredded sharp cheese (about 8 oz) 1 qt. milk 1 pkg. (12 oz) small smoked sausage links Heat oven to 350F. In oven, melt butter in baking dish, 11 1/2 x 7 1/2 x 1 1/2". Add...
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    Baked Ham With Spinach Stuffing

    1 pkg (10 oz) frozen chopped spinach 1/4 cup diced celery 1 can (3 oz) chopped mushrooms, drained 2 tsp. instant minced onion 1/4 tsp. salt 1/8 tsp. pepper 2 fully cooked smoked ham slices (about 1/2 lb each), 1/2" thick Mustard Sauce Thaw spinach; drain well. Mix spinach, celery, mushrooms...
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    Juicy Ham Loaf

    1 lb ground smoked ham 1 lb ground lean pork 3 cups Wheaties cereal 2 eggs, beaten 1 cup milk 1 tsp. salt 1/8 tsp. pepper Heat oven to 375F Mix all ingredients thoroughly. Shape into oblong loaf in ungreased 9" baking pan or dish. Bake uncovered 1 hour. Pour drippings from pan before serving.
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    Smorgasbord For 25

    3 jars (8 oz each) pickled herring 4 jars (16 oz each) pickled tiny whole beets 3 cans (2 oz each) rolled anchovy fillets 1 can (6 oz) green and ripe olives Swedish Meatballs 3 cans (3 2/3 oz each) smoked salmon 1 baked ham (about 3lbs) 14 eggs, 1 can (4 1/2 oz) shrimp to make Shrimped-topped...
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    Oven-Baked Sausages

    Heat oven to 400F. Arrange uncooked smoked or fresh sausages in single layer in shallow baking pan. Bake 20 to 30 minutes, turning to brown evenly, or until well done. Spoon off drippings as they accumulate.
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    Savory Surpises

    Heat oven to 450F. Prepare pastry for Two-crust Pie as directed on 1 package Betty Crocker pie crust mix except, mix in 1 cup shredded sharp cheese before adding water. With hands, pat about 1 teaspoonful dough at a time into thin round. Wrap each around one of the Fillings (below). Bake on...
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    Parmesan Glazed Walnuts

    1 1/2 cups walnut halves 1 tbsp. butter or margarine, melted 1/4 tsp. hickory-smoked salt 1/4 tsp. salt 1/4 cup shredded Parmesan cheese Heat oven to 350F. Spread nuts in shallow baking pan; bake 10 minutes. Mix butter and salt; toss lightly with walnuts. Sprinkle cheese over top; stir. Bake 3...
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    Cheese With Fruit And Nuts

    Cheese --------------------------- Origin and Flavor --------------------------- Delicious With Soft Cheeses: Brie ------------------------------ French; mild to pungent ---------------------- Pears Camembert ----------------------- French; pungent ----------------------------- Strawberries...
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    Danish Open-Face Sandwiches

    Slice crusts from white, whole wheat or rye bread; spread with soft butter or margarine and cut into triangles, rounds and rectangles. Cover with one or more of the following: * Mayonnaise, cleaned cooked small shrimp; sprinkle with dill weed. * Slice Swiss or Cheddar cheese, slice cooked ham...
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    Choo Choo Cake

    Heat oven to 350F. Grease and flour 6 loaf pans, 4 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 2", and 1 layer pan, 9 x 1 1/2". Prepare any flavor of layer cake mixes as directed on package except - fill each loaf pan 1/2 full with batter; pour remaining batter into layer pan. Bake loaves 20 to 25 minutes, layer 25 to 30...
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    Philly Cheesesteak Pita

    Makes 4 sandwiches prep time: 10 min cook time: 10 min not recommended for freezing 3/4 lb. beef striploin fast fry steak, thinly sliced 1 clove garlic, minced 1/2 onion, thinly sliced 1 1/2 cups Bick's mild banana pepper chunks 1 tbsp. vegetable oil Salt and pepper to taste 4 white or whole...

    Beer Can Chicken Probably The Best Ever Chicken Recipe

    Beer Can Chicken Probably The Best Ever Chicken Recipe Beer can chicken is one of my most favorite barbecue foods. It's the perfect BBQ bird, bronzed and crispy on the outside, moist and succulent on the inside, and bursting with flavor. Also known as chicken on the throne, drunken chicken...
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    Spanish Rice

    4 Roma tomatoes (I used a can of fire roasted instead) 2 c chicken broth Whirl in a blender or with an immersion blender. Add enough water so you have 4 cups of liquid total. 2 T butter 1 onion 2 cloves garlic Saute until onions are translucent. Add 2 c rice, stirring to coat well. Continue...
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    Hearty Baked Beans

    1 tablespoon vegetable oil 1 finely chopped onion 5 garlic cloves, minced 6 cup water 3 pounds boneless smoked pork shoulder roast, cut into 4 pieces 1 pound great northern white bean, soaked overnight and drained 1 cup ketchup 1/4 cup packed dark brown sugar 1/4 cup molasses 1/4 cup spicy brown...
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    Old Carolina Barbecue Co. Slow-Cooker Pulled Pork

    from Old Carolina Barbecue Co., Canton, OH 8-10 servings Not everybody wants to stoke the charcoal grill in winter, but our taste for barbecue knows no season. This winter idea, from Old Carolina Barbecue Co. in Canton, OH hits the right notes anytime and translates handily to the demands...
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    Beans And Wieners Soup

    8 Jumbo size wieners, cut into 1/8 to 1/4 inch slices 2 teaspoons vegetable oil 3 (11-1/2 oz.) can condensed bean with bacon soup 3 and 3/4 cups of water 2 (15 oz.) can dark red kidney beans, rinsed & drained 3 teaspoons minced dried onion flakes 1/8 teaspoon, plus 1/16 teaspoon black...
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    Trail Driver Sandwich

    The National Sandwich Idea contest was held between 1956 and 1981. It was sponsored by the Wheat Flour Institute. Each year 20 sandwich recipes, created by Food Service professionals, were chosen as the top sandwich recipes from hundreds of entries. The Trail Driver Sandwich was the number #1...
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    Why is FDA making companies pasteurizing foods (fruits, nuts, etc.)?

    In 2007, the USDA, FDA, and the California Almond Board (California produces 90% of the entire world's almond crop), issued a statement that both raw and organic almonds would require pasteurization "for consumer safety" yet they would still be labeled as raw, and neither that nor the details of...
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    Why are Americans so naive about genetically modified foods?

    There is a real health crisis in the making because of the untested safety of various foods that are being allowed to reach the public in the US. This is not true in European countries, where people are better tuned in to possible health hazards and also know the general disregard for the...
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    How do you remove fire stains from kitchen cabinets?

    My kitchen caught fire but the only damage caused were stains from the fire and smoke on my kitchen cabinets. If someone has any tips on how to remove these stains i would greatly appreciate it. Thank you.