- B. C. G. & G. Links to other Blogs & Websites of Interest
- Collecting Vintage Kitchen Gadgets, Cookware & Appliances
- Other Vintage Small Electric Appliances
- Vintage Electric Coffee Brewers, Some Non-Electric
- Vintage Electric Mixers
- Vintage Electric Toasters
- Vintage Waffle Irons & Sandwich Grills
- Larger “Small” Appliances – Too BIG for “Collecting” more than one, or maybe two.
- Other Vintage Kitchen Collectibles (Non-Electric)
- Collecting Teapots and Tea Paraphernalia
- Glass and Pottery Cookware and Bakeware
- Odd Kitchen Gadgets. Or, What the Heck is That?
- All the “LITTLE” things, UTENSILS: Whisks, Spatulas/Turners, Spoons, Choppers, Mashers/Smashers, Pastry cutters, Forks and “Odd stuff.”.
- Little Bowls and Dishes, Custard Cups and Pinch Bowls, etc.
- MIXING Bowls, Utility Containers, Pottery, China, Glass, Stoneware, Yelloware and Etc.
- RESURRECTED OLD RECIPES & SOME NEW “ORIGINALS”
- AAA Yogurt Homemade Start-To-Finish
- AAA BUTTER Easy Homemade
- BISCUITS! Andie’s Foolproof 2-ingredient cream biscuits/
- Cornbread – The “staff of life” in the south of my childhood
- Easy Cinnamon Raisin Rolls
- KEFIR – Grow Your Own Delicious Drink and Dairy Staple
- MASTER BASIC COOKIE RECIPE with VARIATIONS
- WAFFLE SCONES!
- Andie’s Bread & Butter Pickles
- Andie’s Glazed Carrots with Marsala and Lime Marmalade
- Andie’s Mock French Toast
- Andie’s Original Pumpkin Chili Mexicana
- Andie’s Pumpkin Custard Pie
- Andie’s Sugarless Spicy Ketchup
- APPLE CAKE (0R PEAR CAKE)
- Apricot Ginger Scones
- Aunt Hattie Anne’s Green Tomato Pie/Preserves
- Banana Ketchup
- Candied Chestnuts
- Candied or Crystallized Ginger
- Clotted Cream (Not Devonshire)
- Cocoa Cookies for Christmas or Anytime
- Cookies! An efficient routine for baking several different varieties.
- DUNDEE Cake, a favorite from my childhood
- Easy Homemade Pita Bread
- English muffins “almost” but actually non-traditional.
- Fruited Cocoa Cake or Christmas Cake
- Great Grammaw Sweeney’s Griddle cakes
- Green Tomato Chutney, Spicy and Sweet
- Griddle Cakes not just Pancakes or Flapjacks
- Hickory Nut Cake
- Hoppin’ John ‘western Kentucky style’
- How to cook the perfect (or near perfect) sausage patty
- How to Improve a Cheap, Salty Ham.
- How to Peel an Orange and Candy the Peel
- Marzipan filled brioche bread pudding
- Meemaw’s Pork Mincemeat and Christmas Pork Fruitcake
- Meemaw’s Red Velvet Cake
- Mrs. Obregon’s Dulce De Leche
- MUSTARD – Home made, Easier than you might believe.
- Mustard Cream
- My favorite chile verde (green) tomatillo sauce/salsa.
- Pear Honey – a small batch Preserve perfect with toast, biscuits or ???
- Provence Style Pumpkin Soup
- Pumpkin Custard Pie from my great aunt Maude
- Pumpkin/Pecan Pie
- Scrambled Eggs Excellent – from Mapledale Farm
- Slow-Roasted Root Vegetables – Vegetarian
- Spicy Chestnut Soup
- Cast Iron Cookware and Bakeware
- COLLECTING COOKBOOKS, RECEIPT BOOKS AND RECIPES
- My Basenji Aston
- Peppercorns from all over the World
- Salts from around the World.
- Vinegar – Home Made
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When and where kefir was first “discovered” is really unknown. What is known is that it has been made by nomads in central Asia for at least 2000 years. Travelers wrote about it, including Marco Polo as they encountered nomadic … Continue reading
SOLD! I’ve owned this big oval roaster since 1964 when I “liberated” it from my mother when I visited in June that year. It had been my grandmother’s and was left to me but prying stuff away from my … Continue reading
RE: VINTAGE KITCHEN MYSTERIES **NEWS** Hello, all… I know so many folks are having a hard time with the number of cozy mystery series that are not being renewed by Berkley. It looks like Vintage Kitchen Mysteries is among them; … Continue reading
Chef’s Choice TeaMate ™ Made in Germany for Edgecraft Corporation. This is, in my opinion, the best electric tea brewer ever made. Of course I have not had the opportunity to try ALL the electric automatic tea brewers “ever” made … Continue reading
I just listed my Pink Sunbeam Mixmaster Model 12 from 1960 on EBAY. There are so many and I have to get rid of some so am putting them up for auction little by little. The Model 12 was manufactured … Continue reading
COOKIE BAKING ROUTINE This is not a compilation of recipes. I am sure most people have their favorites or their “to try” recipes already lined up. This is my routine for doing the chore of MEASURING all those dry ingredients … Continue reading
I had a brainstorm this morning – a good one – and I’m passing it on to you. I was mixing a batch of scones – the extremely easy ones that are made with SELF-RISING FLOUR (or SELF-RAISING Flour if … Continue reading
I’m a big fan of allowing appliances to do some of the tedious, repetitive work in the kitchen. Specifically, the BREAD MACHINE – I don’t mean actually BAKING in it, although that works fine for regular bread. But when you … Continue reading
I have been selling a few of my things on ebay, but now have decided to sell more. In many cases it is difficult saying goodbye to things I have cherished for so many years – or in some cases … Continue reading
I’ve made English muffins and crumpets the traditional way many, many times. The batter is easy to prepare but the difficulties come in the use of the “muffin rings” which often stick and the muffin has chunks pulled out of … Continue reading