Daily Archives April 30, 2015

amish meat balls

Amish Meat Balls

1 pound ground beef
1/2 pound ground pork
1/2 cup chopped onion
3/4 cup fine dry bread crumbs
1 tablespoon parsley
1 1/2 teaspoons salt
1/8 teaspoon pepper
1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
1 egg
1/2 cup milk

Mix all ingredients. Shape into balls the size of walnuts. Brown in 1/4 cup vegetable oil. Remove meat balls and make gravy. Return meatballs to gravy. Cook 15 to 20 minutes.


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brown sugar angel food cake

Brown Sugar Angel Food Cake

Source: Amish Cooking cookbook

2 cups (14 to 16) egg whites
1 1/2 teaspoons cream of tartar
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
1 teaspoon salt
2 cups brown sugar, firmly packed
1 1/2 cups sifted cake flour

Beat the egg whites with the cream of tartar, vanilla and salt until stiff peaks form. Gradually sift 1 cup of the sugar into the beaten whites and beat to incorporate.

Sift ...

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louisiana barbecued shrimp

Louisiana Barbecued Shrimp

Servings: 10

2 cups ketchup
1 cup water
1/2 cup cider vinegar
3/4 cup granulated sugar
2 garlic cloves, minced
1/2 cup minced onion
1/2 cup diced celery
1/4 cup minced parsley
Juice and zest of 1 lemon
1/4 teaspoon hot pepper sauce
1 1/2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
1/2 teaspoon ground basil
1/2 teaspoon ground oregano
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
1 tablespoon bacon fat
5 pounds...

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Adobo is used extensively in Puerto Rico to season meats and poultry before cooking. It will keep for several days in the refrigerator, and can be frozen indefinitely. This recipe makes enough to season about 10 pounds of meat.

12 whole black peppercorns
6 cloves garlic, peeled
6 tablespoons olive oil
3 tablespoons salt
2 tablespoons dried oregano
1 tablespoon red wine vinegar or lime juice


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maduro en gloria

Maduro en Gloria (Heavenly Bananas)

Posted by Olga at recipegoldmine.com March 20, 2002 15:43:15

From Willemsted, Curacao, West Indies.

Named after the famous shipping banking family, Maduro, this is a dish served on festive occasions.

4 tablespoons butter
6 firm bananas, peeled and sliced lengthwise
1 cup heavy cream
1/4 pound cream cheese
4 tablespoons granulated sugar
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1 teaspoon v...

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