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7 ancient recipes translated for modern cooks

7 ancient recipes translated for modern cooks | SAN ANTONIO XYZ | Scoop.it
Thanks to the work of scholars and home cooks, the often challenging work of translating very old recipes has been done for you. This is the Recipes Project.
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HOLY SMOKES - check out some of these recipes...  if anyone tackles one of them, please share your results....

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Mostaccioli cookies)

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55 Vintage Recipes From the '50s Worth Trying Today

55 Vintage Recipes From the '50s Worth Trying Today | SAN ANTONIO XYZ | Scoop.it
The 1950s was full of poodle skirts, greasers and some amazing food. Take a trip down memory lane with recipes for apps, mains and desserts that were popular back when a gallon of milk only cost $0.82!
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this is quite scary personally...   I went thru all of them and to realize that I have eaten all but two (jello anything = NO)

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Off the Bookshelf: Beekman 1802's Cowboy Cookies

Off the Bookshelf: Beekman 1802's Cowboy Cookies | SAN ANTONIO XYZ | Scoop.it
Tried, tested, and true, heirloom recipes hold a certain appeal that is infrequently captured in cookbooks, magazines, or blogs. The Beekman 1802 Heirloom Dessert Cookbook may not be a box filled with recipe cards passed down from one generation to the
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a cookie recipe that goes back more than 200 years..... Cowboy Cookies!

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5 Home Cooks Share Their Favorite Family Recipes

5 Home Cooks Share Their Favorite Family Recipes | SAN ANTONIO XYZ | Scoop.it
Peek inside the kitchens of these Houzz users and learn how to cook their time-tested, passed-down dishes
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they give you 5 - we give you 200    http://issuu.com/cannistra/docs/200_recipes/1

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Weird foods from the '50s, '60s and '70s

Weird foods from the '50s, '60s and '70s | SAN ANTONIO XYZ | Scoop.it
Take a look at some vintage recipes that make us wonder, "Who ever thought that was a good idea?"
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any of the foods here something you might have eaten?  i remember the apple pie with no apples in it - a favorite of my German grandmother - and it WAS good!..

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13 homemade slime recipes

13 homemade slime recipes | SAN ANTONIO XYZ | Scoop.it
As your hands pull and poke the fluffy or glittery slime, the squishy sounds and popping of air bubbles will delight your ears.
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Something everyone needs to know - right? How to make slime! Curiously, last week we tested the Easter egg coloring with shaving foam - and it worked - and one of the recipes for slime includes shaving cream! Someone else can test this one. Meanwhile, share your favorite recipe for slime.....

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46 Cookie Recipes from All Over the World

46 Cookie Recipes from All Over the World | SAN ANTONIO XYZ | Scoop.it
Your holiday cookie tin is about to get 46 times more exciting.
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I have clients/friends coming to my house this week - we will all be making a special cookie that traces back to Italy...   hoping for the best - and some good cookies :-)


what is happening at your house?


recipes here:  http://issuu.com/cannistra/docs/200_recipes/1

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