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Well, since tomorrow is Halloween we thought we would do things up right around here and make a recipe from Vincent Price! And yes, it is because the Vincent Price Cookalong is going to be this Monday, November 4th. We are pretty excited around here, and so we decided to celebrate with pie. Vincent Price’s pumpkin pie, to be exact. Print Pumpkin Pie Author: Come...

I hope everyone is getting geared up for Halloween! This week we have Halloween parties with weenies, ugly apples and scary food by Kilmore Daily!  Vtg HALLOWEEN Black Cat MASK Cake Decorations Cupcake Toppers Why I Want This: Oh my goodness, there are SO MANY Halloween cupcake toppers on eBay! And I have to admit that I love them all, but these…wow. I really like...

This month of Halloween treats continues with spooky and creepy recipes that aren’t really meant to be spooky and creepy! This week we have a fun taste sensation from a June 1956 ad in Better Homes and Gardens for Hunt’s Tomato Sauce. I love how this one ended up looking like something that was just butchered. It’s Oven Barbecue. And yes, it does have Spam in it! ...

This week we have Vincent Price, a scary cook-along and eBay finally does something right, even if it is just a copy of Pinterest! Does anyone else remember that Sesame Street character, Vincent Twice? No? Well, as a kid he was one of my favorites! I think he hosted the Mystery Theater.  I used to walk around the house muttering to myself, “I’m your host, Vincent...

Happy Friday! This week we have another cocktail with Benedictine in it, AND another cocktail from the 1943 edition of The Joy of Cooking. We can’t help it. The cocktails in this book are really interesting! Print Benedictine Cocktail Author: The Joy of Cooking, 1943   Ingredients 1 part benedictine 2 parts cognac 1 part lime juice Instructions...

It’s grape season here in Michigan, and this year I decided to take some of our bounty and make a grape pie! This is Concord Grape Pie from the 1966 printing of Better Homes and Gardens Pies and Cakes. There were actually quite a few grape pie recipes in my collection, but this one had crumb topping on it, which I was very excited about. Print Concord Grape Pie...

It’s Friday! Let’s celebrate it with a vintage drink! This week we are making the Queen Elizabeth Cocktail from the 1943 edition of The Joy of Cooking. Tom was interested in it because it is yet another cocktail with Benedictine. Print Queen Elizabeth Cocktail Author: The Joy of Cooking, 1943   Ingredients ½ part dry vermouth ¼...

Print Apricot Parfait Pie with Chocolate Pastry   Ingredients For Filling: 1 cup apricot juice drained from a No. 2½ can of apricots 1 pkg orange Jell-O 1 pt vanilla ice cream 1 cup apricot pulp For Crust: 1½ cups sifted AP flour ⅓ cup sugar ¼ cup cocoa ½ t salt ½ cup shortening ½ t vanilla 3-4 T cold water...

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