6 c. diced mixed fruits
1 c. chopped celery
1 c. nuts
1 c. coconut
1 Tbs. cinnamon
1/4 c. frozen orange juice concentrate
Mix well and enjoy. Serves about ten.
Overnight Dinner Rolls
2 pkg. dry yeast
2 c. warm water
1/2 c. sugar
6-7 c. flour, divided
2 t. salt
1 egg, beaten
1/4 c. oil
Mix yeast, water, and sugar together. Let rest 5 minutes. Mix 3 c. flour and salt and add yeast mixture to it. Add beaten egg and oil. Add 3 – 4 c. flour to make a stiff dough. Knead. Let rise. Punch down. Shape into 24 rolls and place into well-greased 9×13 pan. Refrigerate, covered, overnight. Allow to warm about 20 minutes before baking at 350 degrees until brown. Yield: about 2 dozen large rolls.
World’s Best Pie Crust
3 c. flour
1 1/4 c. butter, softened
1 egg, well beaten
5 T. water
1 T. vinegar
Cut butter into flour. Combine egg, water, and vinegar. Pour liquids into flour mix, all at once. Stir with spoon or fork until doughy and mixed. Easy to roll and re-roll. Enough for 2, two-crust pies, or 4, one-crust pies.
Winter Squash Pie
2 c. cooked, mashed winter squash
2/3 c. brown sugar
1 t. cinnamon
1/2 t. ginger
1/2 t. nutmeg
1/2 t. salt
1/8 t. clove
2 eggs, beaten
1 c. cream
Mix all together, adding cream last. Pour into crust. Bake at 350 degrees for 50 to 60 minutes. Serves 8.
Whipped Sweet Potatoes
2- 3 large sweet potatoes
1 t. salt
1/2 to 1 c. milk
1/4 c. butter
Wash, peel, cut up potatoes. Cover with water in deep pan. Add salt. Boil until tender, about 15 minutes. Drain. Place in large bowl. Mash or beat with mixer. Add milk and butter. Whip until fluffy. Serve with butter and cinnamon/sugar or honey. Serves 6 – 8.
Go you way, eat the fat, and drink the sweet, and send portions unto them for whom nothing is prepared, for this day is holy unto our lord . . . Nehemiah 8:10
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11 thoughts on “Favorite Thanksgiving Recipes”
If i give you my address, will you send me a PRE-MADE T-GIVING meal? 😉
HAPPY BIRD DAY!!!!
Hoo. If I had your address, I’d hand deliver it! Ha! 😉
These recipes look great. I’ll be trying out a few, I’m sure!
Thanks, Cecelia! I hope they turn out well, for you! 🙂
You are making me excited! I can’t wait! I’ll be making the apple pie this afternoon.
Can’t wait to see your lovely pie in person! 😀
Also, can’t wait to see the two of you. 🙂
Everything looks so yummy, yummy, yummy good! Love the sound of doing it in the smoker….we are brining and baking this year, though.
Oooh, it’s even better in person! Wish I could make your computer screen “scratch-n-sniff”! 🙂
These ALL look so good!! The rolls look easy, too. YUM!
I especially love the fruit salad and the whipped sweet potatoes, because they are so simple and pure. 🙂