Bake or Break Recipes

Entries from August 2006

Potato Chip Cookies

August 4th, 2006 · Comments Off

Recipe here. Read about them here. 3/4 cup butter, softened 3/4 cup sugar 1 egg yolk 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 & 1/4 cup all-purpose flour 3/4 cup crushed potato chips 3/4 cup finely chopped pecans 3 tablespoons sugar for dipping 30 pecan halves for garnishing Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Cream together butter, sugar, […]

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Chess Squares

August 3rd, 2006 · Comments Off

Read about them here. 1 package yellow cake mix 1 cup butter, melted 1 egg 1 cup chopped pecans 16 ounces cream cheese, softened 1 1-lb box cofectioner’s sugar 2 large eggs Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Mix together cake mix, butter and 1 egg. Add pecans and mix well. Press into bottom of 9″ […]

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Chewy Chocolate Cookies

August 2nd, 2006 · Comments Off

Recipe from my grandmother. Read about them here. 1 & 1/4 cup butter, softened 2 cups sugar 2 eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 2 cups all-purpose flour 3/4 cup cocoa 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaapoon salt 1 cup chopped nuts Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a large bowl, cream butter and sugar until […]

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Chewy Graham Brownies

August 1st, 2006 · Comments Off

Recipe from The Ultimate Southern Living Cookbook. Read about them here. 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips 1/2 cup peanut butter (creamy or chunky) 14 ounces sweetened condensed milk 1/2 cup toasted chopped pecans 2 cups chocolate graham cracker crumbs Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a saucepan over medium heat, combine chocolate chips, peanut butter, […]

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Tags: bars · brownies · chocolate