Recipes

New Year Pretzels

Welcome to 2022! Thank you for looking at our Recipe page! It is hard to believe that I have been posting recipes since late 2015! I started out with the idea of sharing great recipes from fantastic Amana Colonies cooks! Over the years I have shared recipes from fantastic Amana Colonies cooks, as well as … Read more

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Rock Road Fudge Bars Sue Wald BATTER: ½ c. butter (margarine) 1 oz. unsweetened chocolate 1 c. sugar 1 c. flour ½ c. chopped walnuts 1 tsp. baking powder 1 tsp. vanilla 2 eggs FILLING: 8 oz. cream cheese (reserve 2 oz. for frosting) ½ c. sugar 2 T. flour ¼ c. butter (margarine) 1 … Read more

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Christmas Breakfast Pie 1 (24 oz.) package frozen hash browns 1 onion, diced 1 ½ cups shredded cheddar cheese 2 cups diced ham 1 ½ cups shredded mozzarella cheese 3 eggs 1 cup milk ½ teaspoon salt Directions: Layer potatoes, onion, cheese, and ham in a greased 9 x 13 pan. Beat eggs in a … Read more

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Holiday Sweet Yams or Potatoes lg. can sweet yams or potatoes 3 lg. apples ⅓ c. melted butter ⅓ c. brown sugar ½ tsp. nutmeg ¼ tsp. cinnamon Preheat oven to 350°. Peel and slice apples. Arrange yams and apples by layers in a 9-inch casserole (round or square), sprinkling brown sugar, butter and spices … Read more

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Christmas Fruit Cake Ann Booges, from Rozella Hartman 2 c. sifted flour 1 ½ tsp. baking powder ½ tsp. salt Sift together and put aside. Cut inso suitable pieces: 1 lb. mixed nuts 1 c. green candied cherries 1 sm. jar maraschino cherries 1 sm. pkg. dates Add: 1 c. white raisins (opt.) ½ lb. … Read more

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Gumdrop Confetti Cookies 1 c. shortening 1 c. white sugar 1 tsp. vanilla 1 tsp. baking powder ½ tsp. salt 1 c. coconut 1 c. brown sugar 2 eggs 2 c. flour ½ tsp. baking soda 2 c. oatmeal 1 c. gumdrops Cream shortening, sugars, eggs and vanilla. Sift together flour, baking powder, soda and … Read more

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Double Decker Fudge Judy Schmidt 10 oz. peanut butter chips ½ c. cocoa ¼ c. butter, melted 1 tsp. vanilla 4 ½ c. sugar 1 (7 oz.) jar marshmallow creme 1 ½ c. (12 oz.) evaporated milk ¼ c. butter Line a 9×13-inch pan with foil. Butter foil lightly. In medium bowl, place 1 cup … Read more

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Coconut Joys Rozelle Hartman 1 stick margarine 2 c. powdered sugar 3 c. coconut 2 sq. unsweetened chocolate Melt margarine in saucepan. Remove from heat. Add sugar and coconut; mix well. Shape into balls. Make indent in center of each and place on cookie sheet. Fill centers with melted chocolate. Chill until firm. Store in … Read more

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Texas Sheet Cake Pat Weatherwax 2 c. sugar 2 c. flour ½ c. oleo 3 ½ tsp. cocoa ½ c. shortening (Crisco) 1 c. water 2 eggs 1 tsp. baking soda ½ c. buttermilk 1 tsp. vanilla Mix flour and sugar together. Combine oleo, cocoa, shortening and water in a saucepan and bring to a … Read more

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This recipe is from Innkeeper Bonnie’s mom, and she notes, “I remember the green pyrex bowl my mom made these in. She put the bowl on the register to raise the dough. I remember watching her roll out the dough and make the rolls. These were TASTY rolls!!! Mom’s birthday was October 30- she would … Read more