Okra Gumbo

Miss Estelle Fournet Looking at Cooking with Mildred Swift 1 chicken weighing 4 to 5 pounds (old fowl may be used)1 cup chopped onions1 pint canned tomatoes6 tablespoons shortening2 bay leaves1 tablespoon clove1/2 teaspoons thyme2 tablespoons salt (or salt to taste)4 quarts boiling water2 quarts sliced okra1/2 cup chopped celery Clean and cut the chicken … Continue reading Okra Gumbo


Vegetable Soup

Mrs. Lyman McDonaldLooking at Cooking with Mildred Swift 1 1/2 or 2 pounds brisket2 medium onions, chopped1 No. 2 can tomatoes1 carrot, chopped1 cup sliced okra1/4 macaroni or spaghetti1/2 cup chopped celeryparsleysalt, pepperany other vegetables you desire Cover brisket with 2 or more quarts of cold water. Simmer until the meat falls from the bone. … Continue reading Vegetable Soup

Summer’s End CHOW CHOW with Amy’s Louisiana Kitchen

Amy’s Louisiana Kitchen From Union Parish https://youtu.be/ayv8MImaqnU Amy lives in Union Parish and can be found at Amy’s Louisiana Kitchen on YouTube Summer’s End CHOW CHOW 2 heads CABBAGE, chopped 12 GREEN TOMATOES, chopped 2 RED BELL PEPPERS, chopped 2 GREEN BELL PEPPERS, chopped 2 large YELLOW ONIONS, chopped 1 to 2 cups JALAPENOS, chopped other options can … Continue reading Summer’s End CHOW CHOW with Amy’s Louisiana Kitchen

Bean Salad

Cliff and Jackie Price Family Treasures 1 (#303) can cut green beans1 (#303) can red kidney beans1 (#303) can waxed beans Drain all vegetables. 1 green pepper1 stalk celery1 cup vinegar1 tsp salt1 onion1 cup sugar1/2 cup corn oil Mix sugar, vinegar, corn oil, and salt until salt and sugar are dissolved. Pour over mixed … Continue reading Bean Salad

Spinach Madeleine

Jeanette Price VaughanFamily Treasures 2 packages frozen spinach1 Tbsp flour1/2 onion, chopped1/2 cup spinach liquor3/4 tsp salt1 roll (6 oz) of Jalapeno cheese4 Tbsp butter or margarine1 clove garlic, minced1/2 cup Pet Milk®1/2 tsp black pepperA sprinkle of celery seed1 tsp Worcestershire® sauceRed pepper to taste Cook spinach by directions on package. Drain and save … Continue reading Spinach Madeleine