Microwave Corn on Cob

Jodie Pelfrey, BHS Use 6 ears fresh corn. Arrange corn in single layer in shallow dish. Cover with Saran Wrap®. Cook on HIGH for 15 minutes.

Microwave Turtles

Helen Matthews, Linville High School 2 (6 1/4 oz) package vanilla caramels2 Tbsp evaporated milk2 cups pecan halves1 (8 oz) package semi-sweet chocolate pieces1/2 bar paraffin, broken in pieces Combine caramels and milk in bowl and place in a microwave oven for 2 or 3 minutes, stopping occasionally to stir with a wooden spoon. Soon … Continue reading Microwave Turtles

Tea Cake

Avistine Kendrix, FHS 1 stick (1/2 cup) oleo1 3/4 cup sugar3 eggs1 tsp lemon flavoring3 cup flour1 Tbsp baking soda Mix sugar and oleo well. Add eggs and flavoring. Mix flour and baking powder. Add to first mixture. Roll out 1/4 inch thick. Cut with cookie cutter. Place on greased cookie sheet. Bake at 425° … Continue reading Tea Cake

Tea Cakes

Sharon Dixson, Central Office 2 sticks margarine2 eggs3 cups flour1 tsp vanilla2 cup sugar1 tsp soda1/2 tsp salt Mix and drop on cookie sheet. Bake at 350° until golden brown.


Peggy Ginn, FHS 1 cup margarine, softened1 cup crunchy peanut butter1 box confectioners sugar1 1/2 cup graham cracker crumbs1 (6 oz) package chocolate chips Blend all except chips in large bowl and press into 13x9 inch pan. Melt chips in double boiler and quickly spread over top. Place in refrigerator and chill. Cut in small … Continue reading Butterfingers

Peanut Butter Fudge

Ann Dodd, FHS 4 cups white sugar1/2 cup evaporated milk1/2 cup water1 (12 oz) jar Peter Pan peanut butter (smooth or crunchy) Cook all of the preceding on a medium fire for 10 minutes. Take off and add 2 tablespoons butter or oleo and 1 teaspoon vanilla.

Pecan Candy

Bernadette Jenkins, DHS 1 package caramels2 Tbsp milk6 plain Hershey's® bars1/2 cake paraffin2 cup pecans Melt in double boiler the caramels and milk. Stir in pecans. When melted, drop by spoonful onto wax paper; let cool. Melt in double boiler the Hershey's® bars and paraffin. Dip pecan clusters into chocolate mixture. Slide onto wax paper … Continue reading Pecan Candy