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Jenny’s  Kulocha

Jenny’s  Kulocha

Posted by on Dec 17, 2006 in food | 0 comments

Jenny’s  Kulocha 1 lb cottage cheese (blend until smooth) 1 lb butter 4 c flour 2 c ground nuts 1 1/2 c brown sugar 1/2 c canned milk powdered sugar Cream butter and cottage cheese together Add flour slowly then form into balls and chill. Mix the filling from the nuts, brown sugar and canned milk Roll out dough, cut into squares and fill. Bake...

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Wendy’s Mexican Wedding Cakes

Wendy’s Mexican Wedding Cakes

Posted by on Dec 17, 2006 in food | 0 comments

Wendy’s Mexican Wedding Cakes 1 c soft butter or margarine 1 c powdered sugar 1/4 t salt 1 t vanilla 2 c all-purpose flour powdered sugar In a mixing bowl combine butter, sugar, salt, and vanilla; cream until light and fluffy. Mix in flour. Pinch off small pieces of stiff dough and flatten into circles on ungreased baking sheets, or shape into 1 inch...

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Katie’s Basic Flapjack

Katie’s Basic Flapjack

Posted by on Dec 17, 2006 in food | 0 comments

Katie’s Basic Flapjack 1 c Butter 1 c Soft Brown Sugar (packed) 1/2 c Light Corn Syrup 6 c Oats Directions: Line 9"x13" Pan with foil and grease inside Melt first three ingredients (don’t boil!) combine with oats Spread in pan Cook 360 F for approximately 20-35 min or until golden Mark out squares while still warm Cool in tin Tip out,...

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WHB: Thanksgiving

WHB: Thanksgiving

Posted by on Nov 26, 2006 in food | 4 comments

Thanksgiving was different for me this year because I didn’t go anywhere to celebrate the holiday. Years past I have traveled far (the Middle East) or close (Walla Walla – the home of Washington’s sweet onion) but never stayed at home and cooked in my own kitchen. Former plans to have the big dinner at our place were scrapped in order to...

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Sugar High Friday #25: Truffles meet the deep black

Sugar High Friday #25: Truffles meet the deep black

Posted by on Nov 26, 2006 in food | 1 comment

I am pleased to contribute a truffle recipe to Sugar High Friday!  Actually I’m including two different truffle recipes – one of these was a success and the other was a tasty failure.  The failure caused a little delay in this post, so I’m blaming it on truffle trouble.  Maybe some of you truffle experts can help me make it...

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WHB: Squash goes blonde

WHB: Squash goes blonde

Posted by on Nov 15, 2006 in food | 3 comments

This may be my last blog for a week!  Tomorrow I’m headed to the Spoke Vegas (aka Spokane, WA) to visit my in-laws who live in an internet-free home.  This isn’t their choice, rather it has to do with bad luck of two broken computers.  More bad luck may head their way as I am scheduled to arrive around the same time as their new...

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