The Story of Crisco eBook

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For parsley sauce.  Blend 2 tablespoons Crisco with 2 tablespoons flour in a pan over the fire, add 1 cup milk and stir till boiling, season with salt, pepper and red pepper, and stir and cook for 10 minutes, then add 1 tablespoon chopped parsley, and serve.

November 5

Ham Timbales, Cheese Sauce Paprika Potatoes Spinach Apple and Celery Salad *Cocoanut Pudding Coffee

Cocoanut Pudding_—­1 cup scalded milk, 3/4 cup soft breadcrumbs, 1/2 cup grated cocoanut, 2 egg yolks, 1 tablespoon Crisco, 1/2 cup cocoa, 1/2 cup sugar, 1 teaspoon lemon juice, 2 egg whites, and 1/4 teaspoon salt.

Soak bread in scalded milk until soft.  Add cocoanut, sugar, cocoa, Crisco, lemon juice and salt; beat well; add yolks eggs beaten, cut and fold in stiffly-beaten whites.  Turn into Criscoed pudding dish and bake in moderate oven 30 minutes.  Serve hot or cold.

November 6

Roast Duck Egg Plant Croquettes Peppers Stuffed with Rice Canned Pears on Lettuce, with Mayonnaise *Brown Bread Souffle Coffee

Brown Bread Souffle_—­Melt 2-1/2 tablespoons Crisco, add 1/2 cup milk, 1/2 cup cream, 2 cups brown breadcrumbs, 1/4 teaspoon salt, and grated rind 1 lemon; let boil 2 minutes, stirring well, remove pan from fire, add 4 tablespoons sugar, 1 teaspoon cinnamon, 1 teaspoon vanilla extract, and when cool, beaten yolks 4 eggs.  Beat egg whites stiffly and add them lightly.  Pour mixture into Criscoed tin, cover with Criscoed paper and steam gently 1 hour.  Serve hot with sweet sauce.

November 7

Corned Beef *Cabbage, a la Creme Potatoes Olive Salad Hasty Pudding Cocoanut Cakes Coffee

Cabbage, a la Creme_—­Trim and wash 1 cabbage, then boil in boiling salted water, adding 1 peeled onion stuck with 2 cloves.  When tender take out onion and drain cabbage.  Either chop finely or rub through a sieve.  Melt 1 tablespoon Crisco in pan, put in cabbage, stir it well, add 3 tablespoons cream gradually, salt and pepper to taste.

When thoroughly hot, pile in hot dish, and garnish with sippets fried bread or toast.

November 8

Cold Corned Beef Baked Potatoes Pickled Beets Cauliflower Salad Cheese Wafers *Golden Pudding Coffee

Golden Pudding_—­Line and ornament small pudding dish with puff pastry.  Beat 2 tablespoons Crisco with 4 tablespoons sugar till creamy, add 4 tablespoons cakecrumbs, yolks 3 eggs beaten with 1/2 cup milk, 1/2 teaspoon salt, grated rind and strained juice 2 oranges.  Pour into pudding dish, and bake 40 minutes.  Whip up egg whites to stiff froth, stir in 3 tablespoons sugar, few drops yellow color, 1 teaspoon orange extract, and pile on top of pudding.  Put back in oven to brown.

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