Chinese Rice

To me this looks like basic fried rice, but it was considered “Chinese” rice by the original owner of this card. I can think of many ways I would change this, including adding sesame oil, chopped carrot and sesame seeds. There’s no oven temp here, so I’d guess at 325 and check it after 10 … Continue reading

Regal Peach Pie

This recipe card is really messy – not because it has spills or stains on it, but because the author of the card was clearly disorganized. They could have gone onto the back of the card to write out the instructions, but instead crammed them on the front. She also indicated “over” at one point, … Continue reading

Real Pumpkin Pie filling

I’m not really sure what “fake” pumpkin pie filling would be, but this one asserts itself as the real deal. It also is scant on the information, considering there is no amount of pumpkin to be found on the card! I don’t recommend it simply because it is incomplete. Perhaps for the spice measurements alone. … Continue reading

Pecan Pie / Fruit Bavarian

This little slip of paper is about 3×4 inches and you can see it has writing on the back as well. The two recipes don’t really go together in my mind, and wouldn’t even be in the same part of the cookbook, but for some reason the went together for the person who wrote them … Continue reading

Lemon Meringue Pie

Lemon meringue pie features that great cloud of fluffy egg white on the top of a lemon pudding base. A lot of people love it – while a lot of people don’t. For me, I need that meringue to be more cooked and prefer Angel Pie, which features a pavlova style meringue base with the … Continue reading