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This site is a collection of some of my Family’s recipes;  a digital cookbook where we share old and new favorite recipes (and stop texting each other asking for copies of those great dishes).

Featured Recipes

Amelia’s Beef Jerky

BEEF JERKY 2 pounds flank steak (or eye or round or top round steak)1/2 cup soy sauce2 tablespoons...

Amelia’s Drunken Coconut Shrimp

  Coconut Shrimp I 1 egg½ cup all-purpose flour⅔ cup Guinness beer1 ½ teaspoons baking...

Cinnamon Ice Cream

Cinnamon Ice Cream 1 cup white sugar1 ½ cups half-and-half cream2 eggs (beaten)1 cup heavy cream1...

Lemon Sorbet

Lemon Sorbet 1 lemon's peel (zested)1 cup water½ cup sugar½ cup lemon juice½ cup carbonated...

Pineapple Chicken with Coconut Rice

30 Minute Pineapple Chicken with Coconut Rice 1 1/2 pounds boneless skinless chicken breasts (cut...

Fresh Cranberry Sauce

FRESH CRANBERRY SAUCE (Ocean Spray Recipe) 1 cup sugar1 cup water1 12- ounce package Ocean Spray®...

Cinnamon Butter Cookies

Cinnamon Butter Cookies 2 cups all purpose flour1 teaspoon cinnamon1/4 teaspoon nutmeg1 pinch...

Sally’s Baking Addiction Modified Gingerbread House and Crusting Buttercream

Sally's Baking Addiction Modified Gingerbread House Recipe and Crusting Buttercream 3 cups 375g...

Twisted Puff Pastry Cinnamon Buns

Twisted Puff Pastry Cinnamon Buns yield: 10 TO 15 1 17.3-oz. package frozen puff pastry (2...

Japanese Milk Bread

Japanese Milk Bread FOR THE STARTER⅓ cup/45 grams bread flour½ cup/120 milliliters whole milkFOR...

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Amelia’s Beef Jerky

BEEF JERKY 2 pounds flank steak (or eye or round or top round steak)1/2 cup soy sauce2 tablespoons worcestershire sauce2 teaspoons coarsely-ground black pepper1 teaspoon onion powder1 teaspoon seasoned salt1 teaspoon garlic powder Thinly-slice the steak into 1/8-inch...

Amelia’s Drunken Coconut Shrimp

  Coconut Shrimp I 1 egg½ cup all-purpose flour⅔ cup Guinness beer1 ½ teaspoons baking powder¼ cup all-purpose flour2 cups flaked coconut24 shrimp3 cups oil for frying In medium bowl, combine egg, 1/2 cup flour, beer and baking powder. Place 1/4 cup flour and...

Cinnamon Ice Cream

Cinnamon Ice Cream 1 cup white sugar1 ½ cups half-and-half cream2 eggs (beaten)1 cup heavy cream1 teaspoon vanilla extract2 teaspoons ground cinnamon In a saucepan over medium-low heat, stir together the sugar and half-and-half. When the mixture begins to simmer,...