Grandma’s Recipe Box: Pie

My grandmother was renowned for her light and fluffy pie crust.  I wonder if she used this recipe:

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raisinpie
Raisin Cream Pie. I know I would not have liked this one.
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Cream Pie
chocolatepie
Chocolate Pie
lemonpie
Lemon Pie …fine!
rhubarbpie
Rhubarb Pie
washingtoncreampie
Washington Cream Pie
pumpkinpie
Cox’s Pumpkin Pie (possibly from as far back as her 20s when she was married to “Papa” Cox.

She also made a wonderful apple pie which she always served with a slice of cheddar cheese.

 

 

 

Grandma’s recipe box: desserts

From the recipe box of my grandmother, Gladys Corinne Walker.

Gladys was a wonderful cook, and for collectors of old recipes, these may be interesting.

A lot of the details about the recipes came out of Gladys’s memory so only an experienced cook could re create them.

She made many different kinds of cookies, so those are on a separate post.

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One Minute Icing

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Spice Cake

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Apple Crisp

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Lemon Yellow Cake

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Ethel Warley’s Apple Sauce Cake

goldmedalorange
Gold Medal Orange Cake
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nutspicecake
Nut Spice Cake

egglesscake
Eggless, Milkless, Butterless Cake

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Cream Fruit Cake

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White Gingerbread

coconut
Coconut Brown Sugar Cake

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Oatmeal Cake
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Carrot Bread

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Bran Muffins
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branbread
Mrs. Doolittle’s Bran Bread

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Date  Nut Bread

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Apple Dumplings

doubledeckerfudge
Double Decker Fudge finally!
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angelfood
Yellow Angel Food Cake

strawberrycake
Strawberry Short Cake
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pineapplecake
Pineapple Cake

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“This is very good.”

orangedonuts
Orange Donuts

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Tapioca Cream Pudding
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custard
Boiled Custard Pudding
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breadpudding
Bread Pudding

cranberryring
Ruby Cranberry Ring
 

vanillasauce
Vanilla Sauce

 

Grandma’s Recipe Box: pickles

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Moony’s Bread and Butter Pickles

Grandma made pickles every fall; her little red house smelled deliciously of salt and vinegar.  I helped her prepare the cucumbers.  These are the only pickle recipes in her recipe box.  I also remember Virginia Sweet Chunks (her favourite) and water melon pickles.

mustardpickles
Mustard Pickles
dorisdills
Doris’s Dill Pickles

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Just because I could not figure out where else to put mayonnaise:

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Mayonaise