Vintage Thanksgiving

Classic cranberry-pumpkin bread recipe (1987)

Here’s how to make two moist and delicious loaves of classic cranberry-pumpkin bread. This retro recipe makes a breakfast or dessert that’s filled with warm and fruity flavor, and just the right blend of fall spices.

Golden green bean bake recipe - microwave 1987 (2)
Golden green bean bake recipe (1987)

Here’s a great new way to make the good old green-bean-bake – in the microwave! Green beans, soup and more help update a classic Thanksgiving recipe. 

41 fantastic & classic sweet potato recipes

Whether you’re looking for basic sweet potato recipes or need some ideas for Thanksgiving side dishes, these 41 classic sweet potato recipes cover the gamut, from main dishes to desserts!

Nutty pumpkin eggnog pie (1972)
Nutty pumpkin eggnog pie (1972)

Ground filberts in the crumb crust complement the eggnog in the filling of this delicious retro nutty pumpkin eggnog pie recipe from 1972.

Caramel apple cheesecake recipe (1998)

Give Uncle Ed a reason to stay awake after his Thanksgiving turkey dinner Caramel apple cheesecake  >> You might also like: Libby’s famous pumpkin pie recipe

Royal Cranberry Pie recipe (1948)

If you’ve never thought of putting luscious, ruby-red cranberries into a pie, hurry and find out how royally delicious this Ann Pillsbury creation really is!

Blueberry-pumpkin muffin recipe (1986)

Blueberry Pumpkin Muffins recipe Ingredients 1-2/3 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon allspice 1 cup Libby’s

2 popcorn bread stuffing recipes (1975)

Buttery popcorn bread stuffing recipe Ingredients 3 quarts cornbread crumbs (in one-half inch cubes) 2 quarts popped popcorn 1 teaspoon each; celery seeds, poultry seasoning,

Pumpkin Pudding Cake recipe (1975)

Pumpkin Pudding Cake recipe Ingredients 2 cups unsifted flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg 1/2 teaspoon cloves 1/4 teaspoon ginger