Desserts


Pop-Tart Apple Crumble, 1971 – A Vintage Recipe Test


This week we are taking advantage of apple season by covering sliced apples with Pop-Tarts! This is...

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O’Henry Bars, 1965 – A Vintage Recipe Test


This week we aren’t doing anything freaky, just making some nice, calm bar cookies. These are O’Henry...

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Avocado Ice Cream, 1974 – A Vintage Recipe Test


If you were an eagle-eyed reader, you might have spotted this week’s recipe test in with the loads...

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Orange Doodads, 1978 – Back To School With Mid-Century Menu


It’s time for some dessert! And what’s better for dessert than something covered with coconut. These...

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Chocolate Dreams, 1955 – Back To School With Mid-Century Menu


So, it’s time to put the prune-bologna-debacle from Wednesday behind us, and wash our eyeballs clean...

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Oatmeal Cookies With Bacon Drippings, 1965 – A Mid-Century Recipe Test


For quite some time I’ve been wanting to do a series of desserts made with meat or meat drippings....

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Australian Beer Cake, 1965 – A Vintage Recipe Test


So, this week we are doing a pity recipe. If you read last week’s post, you know I recently had some...

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Raspberry Custard Pie, 1972 – A Mid-Century Recipe Test


Our cup overfloweth with raspberries around here this week, so I decided to whip up a pie. This is Raspberry...

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Cake Canaveral, 1963 – A Vintage Recipe Test


The Fourth of July is almost upon us, so I thought I would give you all the gift of cake. Rocket-ship...

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