The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on April 8, 1954 · Page 12
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 12

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Thursday, April 8, 1954
Page 12
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BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS THURSDAY APRIL «, 1954 1 DOUBLY DEXICIOUS after the austerity of Lent, this Pineapple Kefrirerator Cake makes an ideal Easter dessert faster Tarts Provide Happy Holiday Eating Easter Fruit Bread Quick, Pineapple Refrigerator Cake Is Delicious Easter Dessert By GAYNOR MADDOX NEA Food and Markets Editor Try this beautiful cake for your Easter dinner dessert. Mrs. Floyd Larkin of Eatonville, Wash., showed us how to make it. She says it's "the Mayor's favorite" (Floyd Larkin is the mayor). He and his wife are also co-publishers of the local newspaper, the "Eatonville Dispatch" — except, of course, when' Mrs. Larkin isn't baking a cake for His Honor. Easter Treat: Chocolate Walnut Pie Something heavenly for Easter must be the dessert. So why not Chocolate Walnut Angel Pie? It's as light as an angel's wings— and will make everyone sigh in CHOCOLATE WALNUT ANGEL PIE Ingredients: 2 egg whites, H teaspoon salt, % teaspoon cream of tartar,' % cup sifted sugar, % cup' finely chopped walnuts, *£ teaspoon vanilla, 2 teaspoons gelatin, % cup cold water, 2 squares (2 ounces) unsweetened chocolate % cup milk, 2/3 cup sugar. 1 i teaspoon salt, \k teaspoon vanilla, 1 cup cream (whipped). Method: Put egg whites, salt, and cream, of tartar in mixing bowl. Beat until foamy throughout. Add sugar, 2 tablespoons at a time, beating after each addition until sugar is blended. Then continue beating until mixture will stand in very stiff peaks. Fold in walnuts and Vs teaspoon vanilla Spoon into lightly greased 8-inch pie pan and make a nest-like shell, t-ilding sides up 3 i inch above edge of pan. Bake in slow (30QF) oven 50 to 55 minutes. Cool. Soften gelatin in cold water. Heat chocolate and milk in double boiler. When chocolate is melted, beat with eggbeater until blended. Add softened gelatin, sugar and salt; stir until "gelatin is dissolved. Chill until mixture begins to thicken. Fold in vanilla and whipped cream. Pour into cooled meringue shell. Chill until firm (about 2 hours ». Top with extra chopped walnuts. Paint Closeout Many Types and Colors \ Price Hub bard Hardware CORRUGATED METAL CULVERT PIPE Automatic Flood Gates Concrete Culvert Tile Concrete Septic Tanks Metal Septic Tanks Best Prices — Prompt Delivery Webb Culrerr Tile Co. Highway 61 at State Line Phone 8414 NOTICE Hyde Park BEER ™™ $3.25 AH Brands Cigarettes 1 ^ 25c Phillip Applebaum Liquor Store 111 So. Fifth Phone 9641 DELIVERY SERVICE Phone 4507 Bom: I *.m. to 10 p.m. with DcliTerr to 7 p.m. WOODS DRUGSTORE ISl W«it Main 81 Pineapple Refrigerator Cake (Yield: 12 servings) Three taDiespoons cornstarch. % cup canned pineapple juice, 4*/ 2 cups sifted confectioners' sugar, 3 i cup margarine (Ifa sticks): fa teaspoon salt, two 8-inch layer sponge cakes, 1 package ladyfingers. I cup drained, crushed pineapple: fa cup heavy cream, whipped. Mix cornstarch with pineapple juice. Cook until very thick, stirring constantly. Stir in fa cup of the confectioners' sugar. Cream, margarine until fluffy. Add the remaining confectioners' sugar alternately with the cooked mixture. Beat in lemon rind and salt. Split the sponge cakes to make. 4 layers. Place a layer in an 8fa~ inch spring-form pan. Line the sides of the pan with ladyfingers, standing them between the cake and the sides of the pan. Spread the cake layer with V 4 of the creamed pineapple mixture. Sprinkle with 1-3 cup of the drained, crushed pineapple. Repeat the procedure, using the remaining cake and filling. Chill in refrigerator 10 to 12 hours or overnight. Garnish with whipped cream as desired. By CECILY BROWNSTONE Associated Press Food Editor YOUR EASTER PARTY should have a dessert as pretty as an Easter bonnet! It will have, too, if you choose these Glazed Pineapple Tarts. They are really something special: flaky individual pastries, with an out-of-this-world filling and a topping of pineapple rings. Put a touch of cherry in the center of each slice of pineapple — and you will have happy eating for the holi- year. day that is one of the gayest of the Your family and guests will love the filling in these tarts, and they'll wonder what's in it. Keep the secret, or tell all! The trick is in using cream cheese blended with eggs, sugar, lemon juice and lemon rind for a custard that's smooth and creamy and has rich flavor. To make the eight 4-inch tart shells needed for this recipe, use a packaged pastry mix or a standard pastry recipe for a two-crust 9-inch pie. Chill the dough thoroughly before rolling out to y K -inch thickness. Cut pastry into rounds 1-inch larger than tart pans. Fit pastry into pans. Flute edges and prick sides and bottoms to prevent puffing. Chill pastry on pans before baking. Place on baking sheet and bake in a very hot (475F) oven, 8 to 10 minutes. (If desired, fill unbaked tarts with rice or fit a second tart pan over the tart shells for the first half of the baking period, then remove to allow the tart shells to brown.) GLAZED PINE\PFLE TARTS Ingredients: One No. 2'/ 2 can pineapple slices (8 slices ). one 8- ounce package cream cheese, eggs, 1 cup sugar, fa. cup lemon juice, 2 teaspoons grated lemon rind, eight 4-inch baked tart shells, 8 maraschino cherries. Method: Place pineapple slices on absorbent paper to drain. Set aside pineapple syrup for glaze. Let cream cheese soften at room temperature in a mixing bowl. Beat eggs intop of double boiler until thick and fluffy. Gradually beat in sugar, lemon juice and lemon rind. Cook over hot water, stirring constantly, until custard is Here's a fruit bread that is both festive and easy to make. EASTER FRUIT BREAD thick and smooth. Cool. Beat softened cream cheese until smooth and creamy. Gradually blend in cooled custard. Divide mixture among tart shells. Top each with a pineapple slice and place a maraschino cherry, cut into thirds, in the center of each. For Glaze: Blend l tablespoon cornstarch and 2 tablespoons cold | enT, water in a saucepan. Slowly add 'Quick or old fashioned), 1-3 sup the pineapple ' ' " " " cups). Cook, until clear warn" tarts. flour, Add egg and soften yeast. Fold in oats, nuts and fruits. Stir in enough flour to make soft dough. Turn out on lightly floured board and knead until satiny, about 10 minutes. Round dough into ball;. place in greased bowl; cover and let! rise in warm place until double in bulk — About 1 hour. Punch down; cover and let rise 10 minutes. Shape in two loaves. Place in greased pans; brush lightly , , with melted shortening; cover and lusredienis: 2 packages dry or let rise until double in bulk - about 2 cakes compressed yeast, " lukewarm Easter Dessert: Angelfood Cake ANGELFOOD WITH PINEAPPLE TOPPING Ingredients: fa cup cold light cream, fa cup cold milk, fa cup pineapple juice, 1 package vanilla instant slices. pudding, angelfood cake Method: Pour cream, milk and pineapple juice into mixing bowl. Add pudding mix and beat with egg beater 1 minute, or until well mixed. Let stand until set — takes about 5 minutes. Just before serving, stir topping until creamy. Serve on angelfood slices. Horn Slice Good Easter Dish for Small Family For the Small family's Easter dinner, a ham slice may be the perfect choice. Broil the handsome slice with peach halves, like this: Choose a one-inch thick ham slice Place on broiler rack with the surface of the meat 3 inches from heat and broil for 10 minutes to 15 min. or until browned. Turn. Place drained peach halves around meat; brush peaches with melted butter or margarine and sprinkle -with brown sugar. Continue broiling for 10 to 15 minutes. (A fully cooked or ready- to eat ham slice should be broiled 2 inches from the heat, about 5 minutes per side.) Or you can bake a. thick ham slice with a tasty fruit sauce, like this: Chose a two-inch thick ham slice and slash fat edges. Stick fat with whole cloves. Place ham in a baking dish and pour syrup from, canned pineapple over and around meat; sprinkle with brown sugar. Bake at 325' F. for IVi hours. Lawn and Power Mowers Sharpened and Repaired Phone 2192 Remember also: Acetylene-^£LDI NG" Elcctric In our Shop or on the Job MACHINE WORK We are equipped to do any type or size job. F.L WICKER MACHINE SHOP 620 East Main St. BE SAFE—CLEAN BEFORE STORING! Besrway Cleaners—Your Spring Cleaning Headquarters—Now Offers EXPERT FUR CLEANING & GLAZING ALL WORK GUARANTEED BESTWAY CLEANERS MEMBER NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF DRY CLEANING 1920 W. MAIN Phone 2408 It Takes Only 1 Day ... For Us To Do Your Roll Film! Wt Also Speciofizt In • Wtdding Photos • Graduation Photos • Personalized Photos BEE GEE PHOTO SERVICE 106 S. First St. — Phont 8637 cup! 45 minutes. Bake in moderate (375 F> oven 40 to 50 minutes. milk, 1-3 cup shorteining, 1-3 cup brown sugar, 2 teaspoons salt, 4 MADE Of FINEST INGREDIENTS Method: Soften yeast in milk over warm pour over pineapple slices in shortening,sugar andsatcoolto U.S. GRADED U.S. INSPECTED Swift's Premium Fully Cooked "MS Ready To Eat LB. SERVE SWIFTS PREMIUM FRANKS TETLEY'S BAGS CHEESE PET MILK PRINCESS GRAHAM GOLDEN RIPE CRACKERS MEAL SCOTT COUNTY 5 IBS. RICHARDSON'S CASH GROCERY MAIN AT FIFTH I

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