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RetroRuth

I love everything retro, vintage, mid-century, kitsch and all things atomic! A 21st century housewife just trying to fit in...to the 50's. I have a passion for vintage recipes and an enormous vintage cookbook collection that I keep testing, even though by now I should know better. Creator of Mid-Century Menu (www.midcenturymenu.com), No Pattern Required (www.nopatternrequired.com), and I Ate The 80's (www.iatethe80s.com).

Who wants a cocktail? It has a whole, raw egg in it! This is Port Wine Flip! Print Port Wine Flip Author: Here's How, 1941   Ingredients...

From Adventures in Cake Craft by Ann Pillsbury, 1948 « Previous Barbecue Gelatin Cheese Cracker Pie – A Vintage Pie July...

I hope you guys are loving Vintage Pie July! I have been looking over things in the archives and chuckling, so I thought I would re-post this crazy pie...

Print Bonnie Butterscotch Cake, 1952 – The Vintage Cake Corner   Ingredients Preheat oven to 375 degrees Fahrenheit Mix 1...

I hope you guys are enjoying Vintage Pie July, because I am having a great time doing this. Who knew there were so many fun vintage pies? And vintage pies...

It’s time for a green cocktail! This is Mint Highball. Print Mint Highball Author: John De Kuyper's Complete Guide to Cordials, 1965 ...

This pie originally ran in September of 2012, but I think it has potential, so I am breaking it out again for Vintage Pie July! After all, who doesn’t...

Who’s ready for a drink? This week we have Curacao Cocktail from John de Kuyper’s Complete Guide to Cocktails from 1965. I seriously love this book....

This week we have another fun pie for Pie July! This is Chocolate Topping Pie! 5.0 from 3 reviews Print Chocolate Topping Pie Author: Baker's...

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