Salad, 1952 – A Mid-Century Recipe Test

Salad, 1952 – A Mid-Century Recipe Test So, this was supposed to be a Valentine’s Day post, but I missed it by a week. Which is ok, since this isn’t technically a Valentine’s Day dessert. Er…salad. Valentine’s Salad. Instead of the ubiquitous strawberry, the pink in this dessert actually comes from...

7-Up Cheese Aspic – A Mid-Century Gelatin Test

7-Up Cheese Aspic – A Mid-Century Gelatin Test I can’t even tell you how good it feels to be writing this post! So, a quick catch-up for everyone: We are in our new house and we are (mostly) unpacked! It took forever with two small kids, but what are you going to do? It is what it is. It also is taking me a long...

Cheese And Bean Loaf, 1930 – A Vintage Recipe Test

Cheese And Bean Loaf, 1930 – A Vintage Recipe Test Happy Friday! Who wants some beans? Some beans in the shape of a loaf? This is Cheese and Bean Loaf! Print Cheese And Bean Loaf Author: Success In Seasonings, Lea & Perrins, 1930   Ingredients 1 pound can kidney beans ½ pound American cheese 1 chopped onion,...

Golden Cheese And Rice Casserole – A Vintage Recipe Test

Golden Cheese And Rice Casserole – A Vintage Recipe Test The other day I asked Alex what she wanted for lunch. She said, “Rice, carrots and cheese.” “Okay. Do you want them separately, or all together?” “All together. A casserole, please. A big casserole.” “I can do that.” I said. “I’m sure there is a mid-century recipe for...