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The Mid-Century Menu · 1W ago

Loverboy Pudding Cake,1973 – A Vintage Recipe Test

Happy Valentine’s Day! Who is ready for some pudding cake? This is Loverboy Pudding Cake! Print Loverboy Pudding Cake Author: Bisquick, 1973   Ingredients 1½ cups Bisquick baking mix ⅓ cup s...
The Mid-Century Menu · 2W ago

Frito Macaroons, 1947 – A Vintage Recipe Test

I’ve already made cookies with potato chips on this blog, so this week I decided to make cookies with corn chips! These are Frito Macaroons! Print Frito Macaroons Author: Recipes For All Occ...
The Mid-Century Menu · 3W ago

Marshmallow Chill, 1955 – A Mid-Century Recipe Test

This week we are trying to figure out if the addition of lime gelatin will make marshmallows and celery taste good together.  This is Marshmallow Chill! Print Marshmallow Chill Author: Knuds...
The Mid-Century Menu · 4W ago

Soup Cakes,1959 – A Mid-Century Recipe Test

So, I’ve been threatening to do this for a few years now, but I finally went ahead and did it yesterday. I made Soup Cakes! This recipe is from a 1959 Aunt Jemima pamphlet entitled Pancakes ...
The Mid-Century Menu · 1M ago

Jubilee Meat Loaf, 1959 – A Vintage Recipe Test

This week we are making meatloaf! This is Jubilee Meat Loaf! Print Jubilee Meat Loaf Author: Recipes From Checkerboard Square, 1959   Ingredients 2 eggs, slightly beaten ¾ cup condensed crea...
The Mid-Century Menu · 2M ago

Hellmann’s Frosty Slaw Man Salad – A Vintage Christmas Recipe Test

Back when I shared the fabulous Mt. Fuji gelatin, I told you about a second project I’d assigned to Carolyn and her scientist friends. And by “project”, I of course mean ridiculous gelatin. ...
The Mid-Century Menu · 2M ago

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The Mid-Century Menu · 2M ago

Cracker Jills, 1971 – A Vintage Christmas Cookie Recipe Test

I seriously love this time of year. It is time for cookies! And these are Cracker Jills! 5.0 from 2 reviews Print Cracker Jills Author: Wisconsin Electric, 1971   Ingredients ½ cup butter 3 ...
The Mid-Century Menu · 2M ago

Tunnel of Sugarplum Cake, 1968 – A Vintage Christmas Recipe Test

In honor of #fruitcakeweek on our social media, I thought I would whip up a fruitcake! Well…sort of. This is Tunnel of Sugarplum Cake! Print Tunnel of Sugarplum Cake Author: Pillsbury, 1968 ...
The Mid-Century Menu · 3M 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. 3.0 from 1 reviews Print Prima Vera Cocktail   Ingredients ½ oz rum ½ oz gin ½ oz anisette 2 drops An...