#Traditional Recipes


Carne Guisada

By Emma Menchaca
This carne guisada is the same recipe my mother and grandmother used. Very simple and DELICIOUS!!!

Rosettes - Norwigian Cookies

By Colleen Sowa
This is a traditional Norwegian recipe that my grandmother received from a friend of hers the...

PEGGI'S HOMEMADE DEEP DISH PUMPKIN PIE

By Peggi Anne Tebben
Pumpkin pies are pumpkin pies, right? NOT!! I chose two or three of the most popular...

MAZZA SAVADA (Portuguese Sweet Bread)

By Beth M.
This is served especially around Easter time, but it's wonderful any day! Thick slices toasted...

FAVAS, Portuguese Favas

By Beth M.
Madeline Viveiros,a friend from Swansea,(Mrs. J.V.), gave me this yummy recipe years ago. Today it...

Deb's Best Traditional Greens Southern Style

By Debbie Wilson
Many ppl claim they have the best recipe for greens. I have to say they are...

Traditional Irish Stew

By Melanie Campbell
Then hurrah for an Irish Stew That will stick to your belly like glue.

Codfish Cakes and Bacon

By Beth M.
A favorite New England Sunday breakfast! From an old New England Cookbook Living in Massachusetts where Codfish is...

Springerle Cookies

By Pam Ellingson
If you read the story on my Pfefferneuse cookies, you will understand why I love these...

Cheater Carnitas

By Esther Hardman
I was desperate for Carnitas, but didn't have the lard or the patience.

French Canadian 'Tortiere Pie' (Pork Pie)

By Brenda Washell
I Fell in love with this pie when I had it in Maine with some of...

Southern Traditonal Pecan Pie

By Kathy Sterling
No holiday would be complete in our family without pecan pie. We do not only...

The Szilagyi / Ur Family's Hungarian Stuffed Cabbage (Töltött...

By Hope Vaillancourt
This recipe comes from my great great grandmother Julia (Juliska) Szilagyi who was born in Hungary...

Pam's Cooked Celery-Amish Style

By Pam Ellingson
If I remember correctly, I found this recipe in the book by Beth Wiseman, Plain Perfect...

REAL Carrot Cake

By Connee Conehead
Modern day recipes added cream cheese frosting; the traditional cake has a rum-infused glaze.

"Skorthalia" Greek Garlic Dip/Sauce

By Maria *
There are several variations of skordalia. They all produce a garlic sauce that goes wonderfully with...

"Horiatiki Salata" Greek Village Salad

By Maria *
This summer salad is on the menu in every Greek restaurant and many non-Greek restaurants as...

Bierocks German hamburger and cabbage filled buns

By Tim Hankel
Both grandmothers used to make these and it seemed that they could never make enough of...

Old Fashioned Fudge (Sallye)

By sallye bates
Someone was requesting the recipe for old-timey fudge. Here is a version I have used...

ELLEN'S IRISH CHANNEL COLCANNON

By Ellen Bales
I learned how to make this traditional Irish dish when I lived in New Orleans. We...

Tagliatelle Bolognese

By Tammy T
This is a traditional Italian dish. Named after the the city Bologna in northern Italy, Bolognese...

Holiday Punch

By Adriana Torres
Calientitos, or Ponche Navideño, is a drink commonly prepared during the holiday season specifically Christmas. The...

Top Secret Family Pecan Pie

By C C
My mom was known for her pies, including her pecan pie. Then one day I...

THE FULL ENGLISH

By Ellen Bales
If you've ever had a Full English Breakfast, or a proper "fry-up," you know that you...
10 Recipes for Ripe Pears

10 Recipes for Ripe Pears


Come fall, when you think of fruit typically it’s apple. This year try cooking and baking with pears, too. Sweet and juicy, pears are high in fiber and low in calories they’re a great source of vitamin C. Their taste and uses vary by variety. While there are over 3,000 types, two of the most […]

10 Ice Cream Sandwiches to Beat the Summer Heat

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One of the summer staples is hearing the sound of the ice cream truck roaming the neighborhood and ice cream sandwiches are always on the menu. Vanilla ice cream sandwiched between two chocolate cookies they are a classic summer treat. These days, ice cream sandwiches have gotten a makeover and you don’t need the ice […]

14 Refreshing Strawberry Lemonade Recipes

14 Refreshing Strawberry Lemonade Recipes


Nothing quite says summer like a refreshing glass of ice-cold strawberry lemonade. And now, with these easy 14 homemade strawberry lemonade recipes, you can make it for all your front-porch-sippin’ needs! Full of fresh strawberries and lemons, these recipes will be your go-to for drinks by the pool or in the backyard all summer long.