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Christmas Recipes

Birthday Cake 2 1/2 cups flour 2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1 1/4 teaspoon salt Mix. Preheat oven to 350.   1/2 cup plus 2 tablespoons butter 1 1/4 cups sugar 3 eggs 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla 1 cup milk Mix with previous.  Pour…

Winter Solstice Recipes

Roasted Chicken and Brandy Soup 1 cup green onions 1/2 cup celery 1/4 cup carrots 2 garlic cloves 1/2 pound of sliced mushrooms 1 tablespoon butter Sauté. 1/2 cup white wine 3 cups chicken stock 2 teaspoons white wine Worcestershire 1 tablespoon dried parsley…

Advent Recipes

Gingerbread Houses ½ cup butter 1 cup brown sugar 1 ½ cups molasses 2/3 cup apple juice 2 teaspoons baking soda 2 teaspoons salt 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon ginger 1 teaspoon cloves 1 teaspoon allspice 6 ½ cups flour Mix all adding flour…

Halloween Recipes

Halloween is the best time to serve up old family dishes or make dishes that those who have went before us loved as a way of remembering and joining the past and the present.  While you eat it is nice to talk about the…

Autumnal Equinox Recipes

Blackberry Pizzelle (Michaelmas Waffles) 3 eggs ¼ cup oil 1 teaspoon blackberry extract 1 ½ cups flour 1 teaspoon baking soda ¾ cup sugar Preheat the pizzelle maker. Beat the eggs smooth.  Blend in the extract and oil.  Mix the dry ingredients and add…

Lammas Recipes

Struan Bread (Celtic Harvest Loaf) Makes 1 large loaf or 2 small loaves Soaker 3 tablespoons polenta (corn meal) 3 tablespoons rolled oats 2 tablespoons wheat bran 1/4 cup water Dough 3 cups unbleached bread flour 3 tablespoons brown sugar 1 1/2 teaspoons salt…

Summer Solstice Recipes

Pineapple Upside Down Pound Cake Preheat oven to 325. 2 Tablespoons butter ¼ cup brown sugar Mix. Pineapple Rings Maraschino cherries, halved Place pineapple rings on the bottom of a greased and floured cake pan.  Put the cherry halves in the center of the…

Pentecost Recipes

Buffalo wings ¼ cup of hot sauce 1 clove garlic, minced ¼ cup olive oil 12 chicken wings Marinate a few hours or overnight.  Roast over fire or on barbeque.  Turn frequently until golden and cooked through – about 20 minutes.   Blackened Catfish…

Roodmas Recipes

Baby Spinach Salad with Flowers 1 pound fresh spinach 2 chopped hard-boiled eggs 1 chopped tomato 1 tablespoon chopped onion 1 tablespoon chopped cooked bacon ¼ cup of edible flowers Mix well.   ¼ cup sugar 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon dry mustard 1/3…

Easter Recipes

Angel Food Cake 12 egg whites 1 1/2 teaspoons cream of tartar 1 tablespoon Amaretto Beat until stiff.  Preheat oven to 375. 1 1/2 cup sugar Beat into previous gradually. 1 cup flour Fold into previous.  Pour into a buttered and floured pan and…