Snickerdoodles

Ingredients: 1/2 cup of shortening 1/2 cup of butter 2 eggs 2 tsp. cream tartar 1 1/2 cups of sugar 2 1/3 cups of flour 1 tsp baking soda 1/4 salt Sugar & cinnamon mixture (for cookies to be rolled in) 2 tbl sugar 2 tsp cinnamon I’ve been making these quite often lately. They’re …

Garbage Plates (A Rochester, NY Favorite!)

This weekend we had some friends over to eat. We call it the Food Fest and host it every year in July. Showcasing some of our favorite foods in ridiculous quantities, just for fun! This year we decided to have a very specific theme: Garbage Plates! The original “Garbage Plate” is from a local eatery …

Spiced (Mulled) Hot Cider

A favorite beverage this time of year is spiced hot cider. (I think it’s the same as “mulled” cider? Google it…) It’s been a hit at a few gatherings recently, so I thought I’d share it here at food.gregshead.net! Ingredients 1 Gallon sweet apple cider 1 Cup sugar 1 Orange 8 sticks of cinnamon a …

Aunt Leah’s Cinnamon Rolls

INGREDIENTS: 1/2 C warm water 2 packages of yeast 2 Tbsp sugar 3.5 oz. instant vanilla pudding 1/2C melted butter 2 large eggs 1 tsp salt 8 C flour app. 1/2 C melted butter Topping: 2 C packed brown sugar and 2 Tbsp cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting: 8 oz/ cream cheese – softened 1/2 C …

Pumpkin Cookies

Cream the following ingredients: 3/4 cup butter 1 cup sugar 1 egg 1 cup pumpkin 1 tsp vanilla Mix in: 2 cups flour 1 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp soda 1/8 tsp cloves Drop on greased cookie sheet using a teaspoon. Makes about 3 dozen cookies. Bake at 350˚ for 12-15 minutes. FROSTING: 1 1/2 cups …