Friday, April 22, 2016

Hummus pitas

Use the hummus recipe on this blog.
Cook 1 lb ground meat with 1 can drained black beans.  Spread meat/bean mixture on the pita on top of the hummus.  Then sprinkle with cheese and bake for 7 min.  This is delicious served with sour cream. 

Herbed hummus dip

1 can drained chickpeas
3 tbsp each water and lemon juice
2 tbsp mayo or miracle whip
1 tbsp olive oil
1 tbsp dill
1 tsp salt
2 tbsp parsley 
2 cloves minced garlic
I green onion chopped (opp)
Mix in a food processor. Makes 2 cups and stores 3-5 days. 




Grandma Orr brownies

1 cup butter or margarine
2 cups sugar
4 eggs
4 tbsp cocoa
2 cups flour
1/4 tsp salt
1 tsp vanilla

Mix and bake at 350 in a 9 by 13 pan for 45 minutes. 


Chewy double chocolate chip cookies

1 1/4 cup butter or margarine
2 cups sugar
2 eggs
2 tsp vanilla
3 cups flour
1/3 cup cocoa powder
1 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp salt
1 cup chocolate chips

Mix and bake at 350 for 12 min. Yields 4 dozen cookies. 


Monday, April 18, 2016

Blueberry bran muffins

3 cups bran soaked in
2 cups milk
1 cup apple sauce
2 eggs
1 1/3 cup brown sugar
1 tsp vanilla
2 tsp baking soda
2 tsp baking powder
1 tsp salt
2 cups blueberries (I use frozen)
Mix together and bake at 350 for 25 min for regular sized muffins
Yields 24 muffins