The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on June 18, 1959 · Page 27
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 27

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, June 18, 1959
Page 27
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STRAWBERRY BUTTER TORTE 8-inch square pan 9 servings 1Vi cups fine gingersnap crumbs Vi cup melted butter '/2 cup(l stick) butter 2'/2 cups sifted confectioners' sugar 2 eggs Vi pint whipping cream ~ Vi cup sugar 1 !/2 cups fresh strawberries, sliced 3 A cup chopped pecans Combine 1 cup of the crumbs with the melted butter and line the bottom of an 8-inch square pan. Cream the butter and confectioners' sugar. 'Add the eggs one at a time and mix we,!!. Pour this over the gingersnap "crust and sp'rinkle the remaining Jz cup crumbs evenly over it. Whip the cream, fold in "the sugar,, nuts and strawberries. Spread on top of the crumbs. Chill. Cut into squares and garnish with fresh strawberries. Pineapple Torte: Substitute IJz cups diced. canned pineapple in _ the whipped cream layer and reduce the sugar to 2 tablespoons. SHORT PIE CRUST 1 cup biscuit mix 3 tbsp. boiling water Vi cup soft butter (Vi stick) Heat oven ,to 450 °. Put biscuit mix and butter in 9" pie pan. Add boiling water and stir vigorously with fork until dough forms a ball and cleans the pan. Dough will be puffy and soft. With fingers and heel of hand, pat dough evenly into pie pan, bringing up dough to cover edge of pan. Flute edges, if desired. Prick with fork. Bake 8 to 10 minutes. SUNDAE SHORT PIE ~ ' ^ Fold frozen or fresh berries into softened ice cream. Frozen ice cream, may be softened by whipping with wooden spoon in large bowl. Pile quickly into baked "Short Pie" forming decorative swirls, Now's the time to buy FARM-SIZE DELUXE FREEZERS BY WESTINGHOUSE -55 ADJUSTABLE SHELVES... REMOVABLE 1959 WESTINGHOUSE FREEZERS WITH-AIR-SWEEP SHELVES FREEZE FASTER...STAY COOLER! • SPECIAL DESIGN gives better cold-air • QUALITY CONSTRUCTION —all new circulation—lets you quick-freeze in silent mechanism, Porcelux exterior any compartment. Eliminates pack- . . . "clean" styling, even hinges are ages sticking to shelves. concealed. • MORE CONVENIENCES—glide-out shelf .. .adjustable door shelves . . . door racks that tilt... roll-out basket. .. guard-lite and tumbler lock protect foods .. .interior light. 3-YEAR WARRANTY on food spoilage at no extra cost on all Westlnghouse Freezers! CM-20 ALL-NEW 20 CU. FT. CHEST FREEZER All the quick-freeze capacity you'll need .., all the freezer space you'll want. • Adjustable temperature control • Storage baskets lift out • Compartment divider that's removable • Guard-lite 9 Counter-balanced lid ouse Wdtch "WfrtlnghouM LuolUa B«ll-Pa*l Am** 8bow,"_CBS-TV Mondsyt See the complete line of West- Ingnouse farm freezers from 9 to 20 cu. ft today at your West- Inghouse dealer's. Prices start as low as $2.29 a week.* •After down payment you CAN BI SURE...IF rr's

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