Very Good Recipes of Baking from The Iowa Housewife

There are 11 Baking recipes on the blog The Iowa Housewife. (501 on all the blogs)

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Better Homes & Gardens Christmas Baking Cookbook Better Homes & Gardens Christmas Baking Cookbook By The Iowa Housewife 12/14/13 10:00 This weeks recipes are from Better Homes and Gardens Christmas Baking 2009. The cover notes that this was previously published as Holiday Baking 2008. I am the one who buys the baking books and magazines, but Sue found several recipes she thought were good...
Holiday Baking Holiday Baking By The Iowa Housewife 11/16/13 10:00 This weeks cookbook is from Better Homes and Gardens. Holiday Baking from 2006. Here is a mixture of baking recipes. Everything from cakes, breakfast specials, crackers, pies and of course cookies. There is a simple gingerbread house to make and directions...
Baking Pan Substitutions Baking Pan Substitutions By The Iowa Housewife 11/09/13 10:00 When you want to substitute one baking pan for another or reduce a recipe and bake it in a smaller pan, you can measure the volume in cups, but the best pan to substitute is one that keeps the mixture at the same depth as the original, or a pan that is...
The Taste of Home Baking Book The Taste of Home Baking Book By The Iowa Housewife 11/10/12 08:00 When I bought the Taste of Home Baking Book at a book sale, my husband didn’t even complain about another cookbook – instead he started choosing recipes for me to make. This thick, over 500 page book, from 2007, is chock full of all kinds of baking recipes....
Fannie Farmer Baking Book Fannie Farmer Baking Book By The Iowa Housewife 09/15/12 08:00 We are going to feature a few recipes from the Fannie Farmer Baking Book . My copy is from the 1996 reissue of the book. This is considered by many to be the most complete book on baking on the market. It is called the Bible of Baking for good reason. It...
Home Baking with Robin Hood Flour Home Baking with Robin Hood Flour By The Iowa Housewife 03/17/12 07:00 Home Baking with Robin Hood Flour was a happy find when ourlocal antique mall moved and marked down a lot of their merchandise. That made me search though some piles ofcookbooks in one of the booths, where I found this one. Printed around 1980, the booklet...
Cookie Baking Tools Cookie Baking Tools By The Iowa Housewife 12/17/11 08:00 While going through the Fine Cooking Cookies issue I stopped to read their list of what they consider the essential tools for Holiday Baking. I am going to list them for you. I agree with their list and Sue and I both have all of them. Since I do bake lots...
Southern Living Big Book of Christmas Baking Southern Living Big Book of Christmas Baking By The Iowa Housewife 11/27/11 08:00 The Southern Living Big Book of Christmas Baking was published in 1996. I picked it up at the Big book sale in Des Moines last year, and was drawn in by the beautiful photos. But I know that Southern Living recipes are always good, and always work…a big...
Some Baking Ideas Some Baking Ideas By The Iowa Housewife 10/08/11 08:00 Fall gets most of us started thinking about baking…breads, cakes, pies, cookies – especially with the holidays approaching. Here are a few baking hints you might findhelpful. -Always preheat your oven, unless your recipe specificallysays different. Batters...
Quick Bread Baking Tips Quick Bread Baking Tips By The Iowa Housewife 10/01/11 08:00 Myrna and I both bake quick breads often – they’re quick, of course, no rising times like yeast breads, but also flavorful and easy to store. I serve them for coffee time, and I especially like them on buffet tables, or in the summer with cold main-dish...
Pillsbury Home Baking 1990 Pillsbury Home Baking 1990 By The Iowa Housewife 06/04/11 16:26 This Pillsbury Home Baking 1990 booklet was part of the Classic Cookbooks series – actually #117 in their classic series of supermarket cook booklets. It includes breads, cookies and bars, desserts and pies and cakes and cupcakes. It also includes a multi-grain...

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