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Chocolate Dipped Lavender Cookies

Lavender has many wonderful qualities and tastes great.

  • 1 cup unsalted butter, softened
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 egg, beat slightly
  • 1 1/2 cups self-rising flour
  • 1 Tbsp. snipped lavender flowers
  • 8 oz. semisweet chocolate pieces

Put parchment paper on a cookie sheet or butter and flour well. Beat butter well with a mixer. Add sugar and beat till combined. Beat in eggs and as much flour as you can get combined with the mixer, then stir in the rest including lavender flowers.Drop by teaspoon onto cookie sheet. Space about 2" apart. Bake at 350 for 15 to 18 minutes. Cool.

In a saucepan melt chocolate stirring constantly. Remove from heat. Dip half of each cookie in the chocolate and set aside to cool for about 1 hour. YUM!

Best-Of-All Muffins: From The Calumet Treasury of Home Baking around 1958

  • 2 cups sifted flour
  • 2 1/2 teaspoons Calumet Baking Powder
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 egg, well beaten
  • 3/4 cup milk
  • 1/3 to 1/2 cup melted shortening

Sift together flour, baking powder, salt and sugar. Combine egg and milk, add to flour mixture, add shortening. Then mix only enough to dampen flour. (Batter will be lumpy.) Spoon at once into greased muffin pans, filling each cup two-thirds full. Bake in hot oven (400 Degrees F.) about 25 minutes.

Makes 10 large muffins, light and tender-texture.

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NEVER FAIL ICE BOX ROLLS

  • 2 pkgs. dry yeast
  • 1/4 cup lukewarm water
  • 1 tsp. sugar
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup shortening (do not use oil)
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup warm water
  • 4 cups plain flour
  • 1 tsp. salt

Dissolve yeast in 1/4 cup lukewarm water. Add 1 teaspoon sugar. Let stand as you cream shortening and one-third cup sugar. Add egg and 1 cup warm water. Beat. Add yeast cake mixture. Beat in flour and salt. Cover and put in warm place. Let rise until doubled. Then roll out and put in refrigerator. Use as needed. Remove from refrigerator approximately 2 hours before baking to let the rolls rise.

These can be frozen and always rise well. Bake in 350 degree oven for 15-20 minutes or until brown.

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POOR MAN'S CAKE (from the 1930's)

  • 1 CUP WHITE SUGAR
  • 1 EGG
  • 2 LEVEL TABLESPOONS BUTTER
  • 1 CUP MILK
  • 2 SCANT CUPS FLOUR
  • 3 LEVEL TEASPOONS BAKING POWDER
  • 1 TEASPOON VANILLA
  • 1/3 LEVEL TEASPOON SALT

Mix this all together and Bake in a square pan. BAKE 45 MINUTES at 350 DEGREES.

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Crumble Nut Coffee Cake: From The Calumet Treasury of Home Baking about 1958

  • 1 1/2 cups sifted flour
  • 2 teaspoons Calumet Baking Powder
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/3 cup shortening
  • 1 egg, well beaten
  • 3/4 cup milk

Topping:

  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 3/4 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 3/4 cup soft bread crumbs
  • 2 tablespoons melted butter
  • 2 tablespoons chopped nuts

Sift together flour, baking powder, salt and sugar. Cut in shortening. Combine egg and milk, add to flour mixture, and stir only until flour is dampened. Spread in greased 8x8x2-inch pan.

For the topping, mix sugar and cinnamon with crumbs. Add melted butter, tossing with fork to mix. Add nuts. Sprinkle over batter. Bake in hot oven (400 degrees F) 25 to 30 minutes. Serve warm.

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