#Vintage Recipes


1920's orange short cake

By Jennifer Ellis
200-300 F. = Slow oven 325=375 F. = Moderate 400-450 F. = Hot oven 450-550 F = Very Hot ...

Easter FRESH ORANGE 1929 LAYER CAKE & FROSTING

By Nancy J. Patrykus
After digging in my box of cake recipes. I found this delicious gem of a cake,...

Orange Chiffon Cake

By Cecelia Anderson
This is another recipe from the 1937 era. This cake is a true gem.

COLONIAL HOT CIDER PUNCH, AKA "WASSAIL'

By Stormy Stewart
This recipe dates back to Colonial days and Serves 40 Serve with pound cake, nut cake,...

FISH HOUSE PUNCH

By Stormy Stewart
This recipe was served in the late 1700's By the Rhode Island colonists after a great...

Butter & Fruit Gingerbread Cake with Fig Frosting

By Tiffany Bannworth
This can be served for Thanksgiving or Christmas. It is a nice surprise to any cocktail...

Vintage Date and Fig Sandwiches

By Tiffany Bannworth
This interesting sandwich from the past is best served with a savory soup or chowder. For...

Emily Dickinson (The Poet) Coconut Cake Recipe

By Tammy T
I got this recipe when reading about her. As she was a recluse, she would write...

SUN-MAID-RAISIN NUT CAKE 1935 a back of box recipe

By Nancy J. Patrykus
Here is another very old, 3-layer tried and true cake recipe from the Depression Years! I happened...

Vintage Saltwater Taffy

By JoSele Swopes
When my children were small we used to do Saltwater Taffy Pulls. I would invite...

Rose Water Iced Tea

By Catherine Cappiello Pappas
Whether you're chilling by the A/C, sitting pretty poolside or what have you, here is a...

Aunt Fanny's Sweet Cherry Frozen Loaf

By Martha Price
When I was a little girl I spent many happy weekends at my grandma's house. Grandma's...

Strawberry Coconut Jelly Cake

By Rose Mary Mogan
This cake is MY INTREPETATION OF THE REX JELLY CAKE that Mama always made when I...

Mama's Southern Tea Cakes [REUNION SIZE]

By Rose Mary Mogan
THIS IS A DOUBLE RECIPE OF THE Tea Cakes very similar to the ones Mama always...

"The Century Cook Book"

By Sheila M
Copyright 1895, Published 1901 I have a copy of this that belonged to my late husband's grandmother...

Vintage Nutmeg Feather Cake

By Cassie *
Found this cake in my Grams old cookbook on a recipe card dated 1952...if you love...

Victorian Seed Cake

By Susan Feliciano
I read a lot of English novels, and often see Seed Cake mentioned as served at...

Brown Spice Cake

By Karen w
Got this recipe from an old newspaper published April 24th, 1914 - I do genealogy on...

Lemon Brownies

By Annelise Friedman
From the Cookbook Fare Thee Well The Members of the Ann Arbor Wellesley Club 1974

Broken Window Glass Cake

By Annelise Friedman
This comes from the 100 Years of Jello cookbook. It's a beautifully classic recipe that's easy...

VINTAGE Noodle Pudding

By C P
I purchased an OLD booklet, "Joys of Jell-O", dated 1963. And inside there was a recipe...

Vintage Pistachio Cake

By C P
Ok, will post an old classic, but doupt I'll keep it on here, as I never...

Old Fashion Crispy Peanut Butter Cookies

By C P
My grandma's recipe for her when she got married in 1926. My Grandma had 12 children,...

Caramel Cake from the 1940's

By Elaine Bovender
Just imagine yourself sitting in your grandma's kitchen enjoying a slice of this moist, rich and...
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