American Recipes Sifted


Ice Box Lemon Drop Cake

By JANE LOUISE
My grandmother made a delicious, moist lemon cake like this from scratch years ago. It was...

Pineapple-Orange Sunshine Cake

By Wanda Vance
This is a low-fat, low sugar, light and fluffy cake.

Cindy's Turkey Bacon Feta Wraps

By cindy dutton
These are so simple to make and so good.

The BEST Glazed Fruit Salad!

By Megan Haskins
I found this recipe in a 1950s reminisce magazine. I tweaked it by adding orange marmalade,...

Honey Mustard Shrimp on the Bar-B

By Darci Juris
Big fan of shrimp? I am and during the summer, nothing is better than to add...

Lemon Tropic Layered Dessert

By Kelly Asselin
My mother in law Mary made this several times, I love anything with lemon,she finally handed...

Orzo and Spinach Salad

By Grace Pulley
Want something a little different in a summer salad? Well, here it is. This salad is...

Sweet Essentials: Awesome Strawberry Sauce

By Andy Anderson !
This is an easy/peasy strawberry sauce that is uber tangy and sweet. As a matter...

Easy Frosted Lemony Lemon Cake

By Kimberly Kolligs
Love this one! It is semi-homemade and so easy! I bring it to work all the...

Fluffy Lemon-Blueberry Pancakes

By sherry monfils
These were always my daughters favorite pancakes when she was a little girl, and she still...

Lemon Ice Cream

By Pat Morris
This is a delicious and easy ice cream, which does not require an ice cream maker....

QUICK CINNAMON ROLLS - NO YEAST!

By Ellen Bales
Working with yeast has always intimidated me, I'll admit it. Don't know why, it just does....

Keto Ham & Cheese Breakfast Biscuits

By Paula Todora
This is a great recipe because it's quick to make and great on a keto diet,...

Easy Crescent Dough Lemon Bars

By Amber Moon
Super simple and a hit. My mom now requires me to make these for her birthday...

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Balls

By Jennifer Segreti
These balls are meant to be eaten as is, from the freezer! Of course, this is...

Cranberry Lemon Crumble Cake

By Carol Junkins
This is another recipe I entered into an Ocean Spray cooking contest that I made up...

Mom's Easy Lemon Meringue Pies

By Karla Everett
Every year I made 2 of these pies for my mom on her birthday. My mom...

Creamy Lemon Oatmeal Bars

By Aurora McBee
Threw these together in a hurry this morning so they would be nice and chilled for...

Chicken Pot Pie Casserole

By Tina Leffelman
I made this when I first moved away from home. My sister, who lived upstairs from...

Quick Summer Tortellini Salad

By Deb Justus
This is a quick delicious summer salad. Perfect for picnics, no need to refrigerate. A little...

Deluxe Egg Salad Sandwiches

By Nancy Faivre
My husband wasn't much of a fan of egg salad sandwiches until I made this recipe....

Amish Cinnamon Bread

By Joyce Mason
No kneading, you just mix it up and bake it.

Homemade King Hawaiian Rolls Or Loaf

By LINDA BAILEY
These are so good. I got this recipe from my step daughter!

BBQ Asparagus With Parmesan and Lemon Zest

By Brad Nichols
Another easy, dish-free, veggie side 'pouch' often used at our house. The lemon zest adds a...
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