Hoosier Persimmon Pie

9″ unbaked pie shell3 eggs, beaten2 C milk1 tsp. salt2 C persimmon pulp1 C sour cream1/2 tsp. vanilla1 1/2 oz. brandy1 C sugar Directions1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.2. In large bowl, combine eggs, milk, salt and persimmon pulp. Pour into pie shell and bake for 20 – 30 minutes or until center is set.3.Continue reading “Hoosier Persimmon Pie”

Butterfinger Bars

Ingredients4 C graham cracker crumbs2 C powdered sugar1 C peanut butter1 C butter, melted1 1/2 C chocolate, melted Directions1. In a large bowl, combine graham cracker crumbs, powdered sugar and peanut butter. Add melted butter.2. Put mixture in a 9×13 pan. Pour melted chocolate over the top. Place in fridge for 2 hours or untilContinue reading “Butterfinger Bars”

Double Chocolate Zucchini Bread

Claire Brown Ingredients2 C zucchini, shredded1 1/2 C flour1/2 C cocoa1 1/2 tsp. soda1/2 tsp. salt1/2 tsp. cinnamon3/4 C brown sugar2 eggs1/4 C vegetable oil1/2 C applesauce1 tsp. vanilla3/4 C chocolate chips Directions1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Spray an 8x4x2 1/2″ loaf pan.2. Using a cloth or paper towels, squeeze the zucchini to removeContinue reading “Double Chocolate Zucchini Bread”

White Chocolate Apricot Swirl Cheesecake

Claire Brown Ingredients1 C graham cracker crumbs1/2 C ground almonds1/4 C sugar1/4 C butter, melted3 (8 oz.) packages of cream cheese, softened1 (14 oz.) can sweetened condensed milk3 large eggs1 1/2 C white chocolate baking chips, melted1 tsp vanilla1 (15 oz. can apricot halves, drained Directions1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Coat the bottom ofContinue reading “White Chocolate Apricot Swirl Cheesecake”

Lillian’s Cookies

Lillian Hutchinson Lillian was our step-Grandmother and she was a wonderful woman. Unfortunately, our Grandfather, Happoo, died 8 months after their marriage, but we were lucky that Lillian still stayed in our lives for many more years. She treated all of as her grandchildren, and there was a lot of us! She always had theseContinue reading “Lillian’s Cookies”

Sausage Brazil Nut Stuffing

This dressing has been in my husbands family for years. Ingredients12 oz. package herb stuffing mix1 large onion, chopped1 – 1 1/2 C chopped celery1/2 roll of regular ground sausage, like Jimmy Deans2-4 Tbsp. butter, depending on how much grease is is left behind after browning the sausage1/2 tsp. allspice seasoning1 tsp sage1 1/2 CContinue reading “Sausage Brazil Nut Stuffing”

Family Cream Cheese Dip

Chris Delisle Ingredients8 oz. cream cheese, softened1 Tbsp. Old English Cheese1 Tbsp. milk, enough to get the consistence you like1 1/2 tsp. mayonnaise1 tsp. Worcestershire sauce, more or less to suit your taste2 green onions, white and green part, chopped 3 cloves garlic, minced1/2 tsp. salt Directions1. In medium bowl, mix cream cheese, Old EnglishContinue reading “Family Cream Cheese Dip”

Jello Pimento Salad

Susan Delisle Ingredients1 small package Jello1 small jar pimentos, 2. Remove from sink and addndrained1 small can crushed pineapple, undrained1 small carton cottage cheese (8 oz.)1 1/2 C Cool Whip, thawed Directions1. In a small saucepan, combine pineapple and pimento. Heat to boiling. Remove from heat and mix in Jello. Set the pan in sinkContinue reading “Jello Pimento Salad”