Birthday Party Punch

BeveragesLooking at Cooking with Mildred Swift 1 (No 2 1/2) can fruit cocktail1 (6 ounce) can orange juice concentrate1 (6 ounce) can lemonade concentrate1 (6 ounce) can pineapple juice concentrate2 (12 ounce) cans apricot nectar2 cups cranberry juice cocktail1 1/2 quarts cold water1 quart bottle sparkling water fresh mint springsPaper-thin slices lemon Place can of … Continue reading Birthday Party Punch

Cherry Party Punch

BeveragesLooking at Cooking with Mildred Swift 3 cups hot water1/2 cup cup sugar2 packages cherry jello3 cups cold water1/2 cup lemon juice1 cup pineapple juice1/8 teaspoon salt1/4 teaspoon almond extract6 bottles chilled Dr. Pepper°few drops red coloring Combine hot water and sugar in a saucepan. Bring to a boil. Add jello, stirring until well dissolved. … Continue reading Cherry Party Punch

Coffee Egg Nog

BeveragesLooking at Cooking with Mildred Swift 6 eggs, separated1 cup powdered sugar2 cups light cream2 cups milk4 cups strong coffeefew grains salt2 cups light rum1 cup brandy2 cups whipping creamnutmeg Beat egg yolks until thick and lemon colored. Beat in sugar. Add light cream, milk, coffee, and salt. mix well. Add rum and brandy, and … Continue reading Coffee Egg Nog


ForeignChristmas Cookies 3 egg whites1 cup sugar2 teaspoons ground cinnamon1 teaspoon grated lemon rind1 1/2 cups ground unblenched almonds2 tablespoons all-purpose flour1/8 teaspoon salt Beat egg whites (at room temperature) until soft peaks form; gradually add sugar, cinnamon and lemon rind beating until stiff peaks form. Remove 1/2 cup meringue, and set aside. Fold almonds, … Continue reading Zimtsterne

Swedish Christmas Cookies

ForeignChristmas Cookies 1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened1/4 cup sugar1 egg separated1 tablespoon grated orange rind1 tablespoon lemon juice2 teaspoons vanilla extract1/8 teaspoon salt1 cup cake flour18 candied cherries, halved Cream butter in a large mixing bowl; gradually add sugar, beating until light and fluffy. Add orange rind, lemon juice, vanilla, and salt; beat thoroughly. … Continue reading Swedish Christmas Cookies


ForeignChristmas Cookies 4 eggs2 cups sugar1 tablespoon butter, softened2 tablespoons anise seeds, crushed3 3/4 cups all-purpose flour1/2 teaspoon baking powder Beat eggs in a large mixing bowl until thick and lemon colored; gradually add sugar and butter. Continue beating 10 minutes; stir in anise. Combine flour and baking powder in a medium mixing bowl; stir … Continue reading Springerle