How to: Blanch Peas

Currently, the only item that we carry that has NOT been blanched are our Conk Peas a/k/a Cream 40 Peas or Green Acre Peas. We recommend that you put the quantity of peas that you want to prepare for your meal in a pot and cover them with water.  Get out a bowl and spoon to … Read More

Baked Sweet Potato Chunks

Ingredients: 4 cups of SWP frozen Sweet Potato Chunks 1 stick of butter 3/4 cup brown sugar (loose, not packed) 1 tsp of cinnamon 1 tsp of vanilla flavoring Directions: Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Spray casserole dish with Pam (or non stick spray). Pour sweet potatoes in dish.  Place 5-6 pats of butter on top … Read More

Homemade Ice Cream

Ingredients: 4 eggs 5 cups of milk (approx.) 2 Tbsp. vanilla 2 1/2 cups of sugar 4 cups heavy whipping cream (1 qt) 1/4 tsp. salt Directions: In a large bowl, beat eggs until foamy, add sugar gradually and beat until thick.  Add whipping cream, vanilla, salt and mix thoroughly.  Pour into your canister and add … Read More

Cobbler – Basic Recipe

Ingredients: 1 cup sugar 2-3 tablespoons sugar 1 cup self rising flour 1 cup milk 2 cups fruit of your choice (ex.: blueberries, peaches, blackberries, cherries) 1 stick of butter Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees Melt the stick of butter in the pan/dish you intend to bake in. Put the frozen fruit in a pot … Read More

Mixed Vegetable Casserole

Ingredients: 1 lb of mixed vegetables, cook and drain 1 – 8 oz. can of sliced water chestnuts, drained 1 cup grated sharp cheese 1 cup chopped celery 3/4 cup mayonnaise 1 small onion, chopped 20 Ritz crackers, crushed 2 tablespoons melted butter Directions: Boil the mixed vegetables for 10 minutes (until tender) In a large … Read More

Squash Casserole

Ingredients: 2-3 pounds of yellow squash 1 medium onion 1 cup of sour cream 1/2 pound of Velveeta or medium cheddar cheese 1 sleeve of Ritz crackers – crumbled 1/2 stick of butter salt to taste pepper to taste Directions: Boil the squash and onion until tender.  Drain and mash a little.  Add crackers, sour cream, … Read More