Recipes include dishes like Spicy Sweet Potato Rounds and Mix-in-the-Pan Applesauce Cake
(with frosting!), while other chapters cover topics like "Fix a Killer Plate of Pasta" and "Turn a Pot of Beans Into a Meal." This is a wonderful crash course in Cooking 101.
The $15 cost buys a generously portioned pulled pork sandwich with coleslaw, a dill pickle, baked beans, potato salad, applesauce cake
and choice of coffee or tea.
Bernice Miller, Bonner Springs, Kansas, remembers a time when the Manor Bakery drivers stopped at your house, took orders for the special Manor Applesauce Cake
for the holidays, and then delivered it--along with their other wares--to your front door.
Cupcake and cake recipes include Mixed Berry Shortcake, Spiced Applesauce Cake
, Dark Chocolate Fudge Cake, Cinnamon Mocha Cupcakes, and Coffee Almond Crunch Cupcakes.
Four main chapters present categories including "Bewitching Bites & Drinks, Mystifying Main Dishes, Spooky Cupcakes & Cakes, and Frightful Cookies & Other Treats." Some standout recipes from these chapters include Witches' Brew (lime sherbert punch with gummy worm candies), Black Cat Canapes ( an appetizer made of cat shaped pieces of white and dark pumpernickel rye bread with a garlicky, kalamata olive spread), Spiderweb Applesauce Cake
, Spooky Shepherd's Pie (meat and vegetable shepherd's pie with mashed potato "ghosts" as topping), and Chocolate Bat cookies.
Arthur might want to try my applesauce cake
recipe for an easy dessert.
Madden's exceptional sequel to Gentle's Holler is a captivating work that will make any reader eager to go on a fairy hunt, eat homemade applesauce cake
, and listen to mountain music with the ones he or she loves most.
WITH RUM GLAZE 1/2 cup butter, softened 11/2 cups light brown sugar, packed 3 eggs, beaten 1 cup applesauce 2 cups flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon soda 2 teaspoons cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon cloves 1 cup pecans, chopped 1 cup currants Preheat oven to 350 degrees.