- B. C. G. & G. Links to other Blogs & Websites of Interest
- Collecting Vintage Kitchen Gadgets, Cookware & Appliances
- 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.”.
- Cast Iron Cookware and Bakeware
- Little Bowls and Dishes, Custard Cups and Pinch Bowls, etc.
- MIXING Bowls, Utility Containers, Pottery, China, Glass, Stoneware, Yelloware and Etc.
- Other Vintage Small Electric Appliances
- Vintage Electric Coffee Brewers, Some Non-Electric
- Vintage Electric Mixers
- Vintage Electric Toasters
- Vintage Waffle Irons & Sandwich Grills
- COLLECTING COOKBOOKS, RECEIPT BOOKS AND RECIPES
- Larger “Small” Appliances – Too BIG for “Collecting” more than one, or maybe two.
- Other Vintage Kitchen Collectibles (Non-Electric)
- MASTER BASIC COOKIE RECIPE with VARIATIONS
- RESURRECTED OLD RECIPES & SOME NEW “ORIGINALS”
- BISCUITS! Andie’s Foolproof 2-ingredient cream biscuits/
- Cornbread – The “staff of life” in the south of my childhood
- Easy Cinnamon Raisin Rolls
- 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
- 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
- DUNDEE Cake, a favorite from my childhood
- Easy Homemade Pita Bread
- 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
- Homemade Yogurt Start-To-Finish
- 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
- AAA Easy Homemade Butter
- My Basenji Aston
- Peppercorns from all over the World
- Salts from around the World.
- Vinegar – Home Made
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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
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After a too-long hiatus, here is another recipe/method which should be handy for the not-too-far-away HOLIDAY BAKING SEASON. Note that most of these cookies store well without become stale. Do not store in plastic bags or containers for long periods. … Continue reading
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The copper mixer is now on ebay – item # 181461398018. As the last one I saw sold for 836.00 I think I have priced this one competitively.
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Here are some glass teapots. Glass teapots are perfect for brewing the “presentation” or blooming teas that are constructed so they open like a flower when hot water is poured into the teapot. The ribbed teapot is “vintage” from the … Continue reading
The various type of materials that have been used to produce teapots is staggering. Ceramics of all types from crude, heavy pottery to stoneware, porcelain both hard paste and soft paste, faience and bone china and the extremely tough vitrified … Continue reading