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Pumpkin Walnut Cheesecake

Pumpkin Walnut Cheesecake This recipe is another family tradition; this pumpkin cheesecake always graces our Thanksgiving table. Ingredients: 6 ounces zwieback crackers, crushed 1 cup granulated sugar 3/4 cup brown sugar 6 tablespoons butter, melted 24 ounces cream cheese, softened 5 eggs 16 ounces pumpkin 1 3/4 teaspoons pumpkin pie spice 1/4 cup heavy cream […]

Almond Chocolate Coconut Cookies

Almond Chocolate Coconut Cookies INGREDIENTS: 1 cup butter 1 1/2 cups white sugar 1 1/2 cups brown sugar 4 eggs 4 teaspoons vanilla extract 4 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 5 cups semisweet chocolate chips 2 cups flaked coconut 2 cups chopped almonds   For more FANTASTIC COOKIE RECIPES […]

Sour Cherry Upside-Down Cake

Sour Cherry Upside-Down Cake 3 tablespoons butter, melted 1/4 teaspoon almond extract 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 cup slivered almonds 1 1/2 cups pitted sour cherries 1/4 cup vegetable shortening 3/4 cup granulated sugar 1 large egg 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 3/4 teaspoon […]

Skillet Cookies

Skillet Cookies “A candy like cookie made in a skillet.” INGREDIENTS: 8 tablespoons butter 8 ounces dates, pitted and chopped 2 egg yolks 3/4 cup white sugar 1 cup crisp rice cereal 1 cup chopped pecans 1 teaspoon vanilla extract Original recipe yield: 24 small cookies. DIRECTIONS: In a saucepan over medium heat combine the […]