Old Fashioned Desserts Blog

My Old Fashioned Desserts Blog is your quick and easy way to find all the latest additions to this website. Don't miss out on new recipes, updates, and special features.

Whenever I add a new page or update an old one, I always release it through RSS feeds on my Blog. I also post announcements and items of interest from time to time. The posts are short, making it easy to decide whether to read the full article.

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German Apple Cake Recipes - Full of Baked Apple Flavor

Get traditional German apple cake recipes to make Old World cakes bursting with the flavor and aroma of baked apples. You can also substitute peaches or pears.

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German Apple Strudel Recipes - Grandma's Favorites

Get an authentic German apple strudel recipe and make homemade strudels bursting with the delicious taste of baked apples. Easy to make and oh, so good to eat.

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German Potato Cake Recipes - Enjoy with Icing or Crumb Tops

Get traditional German potato cake recipes complete with an icing recipe from a Pennsylvania German cook famous for her delicious prize winning dessert cakes.

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Springerle Cookie Recipe - Spectacular German Christmas Cookies

Get this traditional Springerle cookie recipe and make homemade German Christmas cookies that will impress your friends with their looks and amazing taste.

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St Patrick's Day Party Recipes - GREEN and So Delicious

Colorful St Patrick's Day party recipes to make your Irish celebrations extra special. Make deliciously GREEN desserts and treats for your next Irish party.

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Valentine Day Dessert Recipes - Heart Shaped Treats & More

Get Grandma's Valentine Day Dessert Recipes and make homemade cakes, cookies, and romantic hand-dipped chocolate hearts for your Valentine party and loved ones.

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Old Fashioned Christmas Candy Recipes - Festive and Delicious

Get Grandma's old fashioned Christmas candy recipes and surprise your family with delicious homemade Christmas Candy Bars, French Creams, Truffles, and Fudge.

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Easy Cupcake Recipe from Scratch - Mom's Favorite Cupcakes

Make Mom's favorite cupcake recipe from scratch and proudly serve deliciously moist cupcakes to your friends and family. So easy to make and so yummy to eat.

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Happy American Thanksgiving

Wishing all our American friends a Happy Thanksgiving! Make your holiday weekend celebrations extra special this year with Grandma's old fashioned desserts and treats!

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Grandma's Fried Donut Recipes - Old Fashioned Delicious

Get Grandma's best fried donut recipes and make a variety of tasty donuts including buttermilk, potato, and whole wheat. Plus funnel cakes, crullers, eclairs.

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Old Fashioned Cruller Recipe - Delicious Crispy Crullers

Get old fashioned cruller recipes. These fried crullers not to be confused with the softer French crullers. These homemade crullers are cake-like and crispy.

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Make an Old Fashioned Election Cake

Election Day cakes became popular in New England in the 1700s, and they were perfect for lifting people's spirits while awaiting the election results. Enjoy making this lost cake recipe and revive an American tradition.

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Simple Orange Muffin Recipes - Make Mom's Favorite Muffins

Get Mom's simple orange muffin recipes and enjoy country-style muffins in a variety delicious orange flavors. So easy to make and so naturally delicious to eat.

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Christmas Shortbread Cookie Recipes - Make Mom's Favorites

Get Mom's favorite Christmas shortbread cookie recipes. Make hanging cookies for coffee mugs, and the best old fashioned shortbread cookies for the Holidays.

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Pie Crust Recipe with Lard - Enjoy Rich and Flaky Crusts

Get Grandma's favorite pie crust recipe with lard. If you want pies that taste like Grandma's, it's the lard that makes the difference in texture and taste.

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