Civil War Project – I Should Have Known Better Lemon Pie

Lemon Pie

After my complete and total failure at Lemon Ginger Bread I though I would give baking from my Civil War Recipes Cookbook another try. I thought I would stick with the lemon theme but, try a pie instead.  I usually have better luck with pies. Also, I LOVE lemon desserts. Overall this recipe was a… 

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Civil War Project – Sweet Potatoes a L’allemande

Sweet Potatoes a L'allemande - Civil War Recipes -  TheNoshery.com

With the new year I thought I would start a new project.  I have had this cookbook on my shelf for well over a year now.  I ordered it right before Thanksgiving of last year.  I had been researching old Thanksgiving recipes and stumbled upon this cookbook, Civil War Recipes: Receipts from the Page of… 

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Figgy Piggy Free-Form Tart

Fig Galette  1

It’s that time of year again, my favorite time of year when Summer transitions into Autumn.  I so look forward to the magical evening when the crisp air rolls in and I have to pull out the first sweater or quilt of the season.  There are a few fruits and vegetables that grow during times… 

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Mascarpone & Fig Tart

Mascarpone & Fig Tart

I have never eaten much less made anything with figs.  Yesterday I was at the grocery store and I came across them.  I have seen many pictures of recipes that used figs, so I decided that I should give it a try.  I did try them stuffed with some Gorgonzola and wrapped with prosciutto…..Yummy.  But… 

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