Handwritten recipes

Discover the beauty of handwritten recipes and preserve your family traditions. Explore creative ways to showcase and pass down these cherished culinary treasures.

A vintage handwritten recipe for a French Apple Cake from the Verdin Collection. Make this cake with eggs, Wesson oil, sugar, flour, chopped apples, nuts, vanilla, salt, and soda. Bake the cake batter in three 9-inch cake pans. Pour a boiled icing made with light brown sugar, evaporated milk, and butter or oleo over the cake layers.

Katie Dey-Kleffman
Foodies, Casserole, Oriental, Dips, Sweet And Sour Meatballs, Old Recipes, Recipe Cards, Vintage Recipes, Recipe Collection

Ingredients 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1 tablespoon cornstarch 1 can (13 1/4 ounce) pineapple chunks 1/3 cup vinegar 1 tablespoon soy sauce 1 small green pepper - coarsely chopped Method Cook meatballs in skillet; remove, drain fat from skillet. Mix brown sugar and cornstarch in skillet. Stir in pineapple (with syrup), vinegar and soy

Ruth Wiley
Grace and Glory: Grandma's Handwritten Chocolate Cake Recipe

Last month my dad gave me my mother's recipe box that was crammed full of recipe cards and newspaper clippings of 'Favorite Recipes' from "The Hutchinson News" (Hutchinson, Kansas). Only a few of her recipes were the original handwritten pages she collected over the years. Of all the recipes I reviewed in this little tin, dark olive-drab box, the one I treasure most is the one shown above. It's in the handwriting of her mother-in-law, my paternal grandmother, Mollie Koleber Margheim. When my…

Vicky Ferguson - Gallaher