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Our friend Bryan at Kooky Chow has a sweet new cookbook out just in time for the holiday gift-giving season (hint, hint in-laws!).  To celebrate this collection of cooking curiosities, Kooky Chow has this kooky … ahem… video.  It’s super wicked awesome cool. Kooky Cookery from Bread Wig on Vimeo.   All this talk (or writing, at least) has led me to compile...

The Milwaukee Public Library has begun digitizing their considerable recipe collection that librarians clipped from the pages of Milwaukee newspapers from...

All Out For A Chick-n-Que is now scanned and available in our Digital Library of vintage cookbooks. This book is another from my grandmother’s stash...

All Hail the Tunnel of Fudge Cake! Not only does this amazing cake have a hilarious name (snicker) and an impeccable Mid-Century pedigree (it was a runner-up in the famous 1966 Pillsbury Bake-Off) but the darn thing is magic.  It is the original cake that makes its own ribbon of fudgy goodness in the CENTER of the cake as you bake it. Miraculous AND delicious! Sadly,...

Introducing a fun new addition to the Mid-Century Menu!!! A digital library of vintage cookbooks and pamphlets. Exciting, huh?? Over the coming weeks (and...

In the spirit of the ongoing “Let’s Sing a Tune To Tuna” recipe contest! From “Let’s Go Panhandling”, a Cheese Whiz store handout, approx....

Has anyone else tried this??  I think it is REALLY good! From Baker’s pull-out in Woman’s Day Magazine, approx. 1980 Like this:Like Loading......

Nothing says love like a cake mix covered with breakfast cereal! But I must say, I love the colors of the vintage Trix cereal… From Let’s Eat Outdoors,...

Magazine ad for reissued Peach Jell-O, approx. 1975 Like this:Like Loading......

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