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Pioneer Potluck: About... Getting ready for the Christmas pageant

...string on her spoon and then she would test it in cold water to see if it formed a soft ball. She had red or green food coloring handy to stir into the bubbling hot liquid. The quick part started when Mom said "It's done, John," and Dad...

...mixture reaches 250% F on candy thermometer, Stirring frequently. Remove from heat and quickly stir in vanilla and food coloring if you are using. Pour syrup over popped corn and stir to mix well. (Have someone stir while you pour) Butter your...
Like magic, meringue good for piping kisses, making pies

...delicious in their simplicity, don't hesitate to work your own kind of magic with meringue. Meringue may be tinted with food coloring, flavored with things like nuts and chocolate, the zest of a lemon, lime or orange, or a bit of ground cinnamon...

...whites1 bakes 9 inch pie shell1/2 cup cream whippedGreen food coloring-2 to 4 dropsSoften gelatin in cold water, add to...the gelatin. Add grated lime peel and enough green food coloring to get a nice green color.Cool until partially set...

1 cup confectioners' sugar, sifted 1 tablespoon corn syrup 2 tablespoons water Food coloring, as desired Squeeze bottle Paint brush Place ingredients in a deep mixing bowl, blending until smooth and spreadable.

...extractFood coloring, as desiredIn a small bowl, whisk together ingredients until smooth. To color frosting, add food coloring, a drop at a time, until desired color is achieved. To frost cookies, brush frosting on cookies while they are...
Pioneer Potluck: About living on the farm

...hard. We had corned beef and cabbage for supper with Moms biscuits or great homemade bread. I wanted to put green food coloring in her nice homemade bread batter and maybe put green in the milk we always drank at each meal. Mom drew the line...
Food between sheets of wax paper for up to 1 week. Makes 8 (2½-inch) molded cookies. Place a few drop of gel food coloring into a small dish or painter's palette. Add enough clear vanilla imitation extract to make "paint," stirring...
Royal Ornamental Frosting for decorating cookies

...6 tablespoons warm water Gel food coloring to tint frosting, optional Combine...toothpick, add just enough gel food coloring to achieve desired color. Stir...streaks remain. (Do not use liquid food coloring. It will thin your frosting...
A few of my favorite things: A Swirling Bundt, a Pink Pie Dish and an Everlasting Pan temperature 4 tablespoons cocoa 2 ounces red food coloring 1 tablespoon vanilla extract 2 1/4 cups cake flour...well after each addition. Blend the cocoa with the food coloring and vanilla to form a paste, then add the paste to...


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