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The Mid-Century Menu · 4d ago

Prima Vera Cocktail–Vintage Cocktail Friday

Oh my gosh, who needs a cocktail? It feels like it’s been forever since we’ve done this. Print Prima Vera Cocktail   Ingredients ½ oz rum ½ oz gin ½ oz anisette 2 drops Angostura bitters Ins...
The Mid-Century Menu · 1W ago

Mt. Fuji King Crab Salad, 1950 – A Vintage Gelatin Recipe Test

I have a rather serious unveiling this week. A serious gelatin mold unveiling. This is how emotionally invested in this I really am. With great seriousness, I present: Mt. Fuji King Crab Sal...
The Mid-Century Menu · 4W ago

Hallo Witch, 1956 – A Vintage Halloween Recipe Test

This week we don’t have a recipe so much as a cutting and frosting challenge. Which are always the best kinds of challenges. This is Hallo Witch! 5.0 from 1 reviews Print Hallo Witch Author:...
The Mid-Century Menu · 1M ago

Pop-Tart Apple Crumble, 1971 – A Vintage Recipe Test

This week we are taking advantage of apple season by covering sliced apples with Pop-Tarts! This is Apple Crumble! Print Apple Crumble Author: Kay Kellogg's Creative Cookery   Ingredients 4 ...
The Mid-Century Menu · 1M ago

Homemade Freezer French Fries With A Vintage Ekco Miracle French Fry Cutter

I had a big, crazy recipe planned for this week, but then TJ got sick, and I got sick and yadda, yadda. Basically, life with kids happened. But I still wanted to do something fun for potato ...
The Mid-Century Menu · 1M ago

O’Henry Bars, 1965 – A Vintage Recipe Test

This week we aren’t doing anything freaky, just making some nice, calm bar cookies. These are O’Henry Bars! 5.0 from 2 reviews Print O’Henry Bars Author: Art of Cooking from St. Paul's...
The Mid-Century Menu · 1M ago

Cheese Snacks, 1959 – A Vintage Recipe Test

This week we have a very easy recipe. Which is good, because I’m tired. These are Cheese Snacks! Print Cheese Snacks, 1959 – A Vintage Recipe Test   Ingredients 3 Tablespoons butter or...
The Mid-Century Menu · 2M ago

Cocoa Sandwiches, 1925 – A Vintage Recipe Test

Ever just want to have a chocolate sandwich for lunch?  Well, this week we have you covered. 4.0 from 3 reviews Print Cocoa Sandwiches Author: McNess, 1925   Ingredients 1 Tablespoon cocoa p...
The Mid-Century Menu · 2M ago

Avocado Ice Cream, 1974 – A Vintage Recipe Test

If you were an eagle-eyed reader, you might have spotted this week’s recipe test in with the loads of fruit in the Luau Wheelbarrow Ice Bar that I posted earlier this week. It was hiding out...
The Mid-Century Menu · 2M ago

The Luau Wheelbarrow Ice Bar – A Mid-Century Party Test

Just in case you needed one last fix for Luau week – I decided to spend most of my weekend chopping fruit. This is the Wheelbarrow Ice Bar! This lovely is from How To Become A Cookout Champi...