Friday, June 29, 2007

Home Ec Recipes Asked for at Reunion

Oatmeal Fingerlings
2 c. sugar    
1 stick oleo (½ c)
½ c. cocoa (don't pack)  
½ c. peanut butter
½ c. milk    
1 t vanilla
1 c. coconut    
1 c. Pecans (optional)
1 c. raisins (optional)
2 c. Plain oatmeal or 3 c. quick cooking oatmeal
Combine sugar, cocoa, milk and butter in saucepan.   Let boil 1 minute.  Take off heat.  Add vanilla, peanut butter, oatmeal, coconut and any optional ingredients.  Mix well.  Drop by teaspoonfuls on waxed paper or greased sheet.  Let cool to harden.

Vanilla Wafers
2/3 c. butter 
½ c. sugar
1 egg
2 T. Milk
1 1/4 c. flour
1 t baking powder
1/4 t. salt
2 t vanilla
Cream vanilla, add sugar, and well beaten egg.  Stir in milk and vanilla.  Add remaining dry ingredients well sifted together.  Drop by half teaspoon on a lightly greased baking sheet, allowing room to spread.  Bake in 350 oven for 10 minutes or until edge is brown.

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1 comment:

BUZZ CREEK said...

Thanks to whomever from the school. this was a requested recipe from the reunion held in June. Mrs. Margaret Campbell made a lot of memories for the girls with these recipes.