Peanut Butter Cookies / Peanøttsmørkaker

A cookie recipe found in “Cooky Jar Favourites”
published by the Tested Recipe Institute in 1960

Peanut Butter Cookies / Peanøttsmørkaker

Peanut butter, raisins and oats should give these cookies the perfect
chewiness. Just the thing with a glass of lemonade for the children of the Norwegian post-war baby boom which I was a part back in 1960
when this book was published. Little Ted was 7 back then.

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Pinza – Venetian Cornmeal Cake / Maismelkaker fra Venezia

A classic Italian cake recipe in a modern version
found on epicurus.com
Pinza – Venetian Cornmeal Cake / Maismelkaker fra Venezia

Venetian Cornmeal Cake is a very old recipe, modernized here by Mary Ann Esposito. The dense cornmeal cake is full of dried fruit and nuts. The cake is rustic in appearance and refined on the palate.

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Raisin Fudge Cake with Almonds / Rosinfudgekake med Mandler

A cake recipe found in “Iglehearts Cake Secrets”
published in 1921

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Touch o’ Lemon Tea Cake / Tekake med Smak av Sitron

A recipe from “Pillsbury’s Best 1000 Recipes –
Best of Bake-Off Collection 42”

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A moist cake made with tea and chopped raisins, with a delicate
lemon flavour that is repeated in the icing.

Recipe from Senior Winner Mrs. Barbara B. Constant,
Culver City, California.

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