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Rice and beef porcupines (1940s & 1950s)

What are rice and beef porcupines? Uncooked rice and beef are mixed together into meatballs, and during cooking, rice absorbs moisture and pop through to make white quills.

Roll-in-one meatloaf recipe (1966)

How can you get your family to eat their vegetables? Hide them inside this roll-in-one meatloaf! This mid-sixties recipe for a rolled, stuffed meatloaf comes from the Campbell's soup company.
Jell-O Gazpacho Jiggler (1979)

Jell-O Gazpacho Jiggler (1979)

This Jell-O salad is a gelatin version of gazpacho. It's also dished up cold, but has the veggies and Worcestershire sauce suspended in a bouncy lemon Jello base.

Toll House cake with vanilla and chocolate (1949)

This Toll House cake is really a different and glamorous cake, with all the lightness and delicacy you always look for - plus whole Morsels of Nestle’s Semi-Sweet Chocolate scattered through and through it.

3 vintage applesauce cake recipes (1970s)

Grandma's one-bowl applesauce cake recipe. It's especially versatile. It's the perfect snack almost any time. Bake it as squares, a ring, a loaf or cupcakes. Glaze it or not. Offer it for special flavor at brunch, lunch, or nightcap breaks.
Choco peanut butter dreams cookies (1987)

Choco peanut butter dreams cookies (1987)

These peanut butter cookies are topped with more than simply a criss-cross pattern made with a fork -- there's also a generous dollop of chocolate on top, sprinkled with chopped peanuts. Happy choco peanut butter dre
vintage recipe pumpkin dutch apple pie

Pumpkin Dutch Apple pie recipe (1994)

Pumpkin Dutch Apple pie? Libby's Pumpkin Dutch Apple pie recipe Ingredients for apple layer 2 medium-size green apples, peeled, cored and thinly sliced (about 2 cups) 1/4 cup granulated sugar 2 teaspoo... Read more...

The new Dodge Caravan minivan (1996)

The New Dodge Caravan: We thought of everything. 34 more cubic feet of nooks, niches, cubbyholes, crannies, conveniences, comforts, cupholders and cargo room.

Honey-cornmeal biscuits (1987)

Make honey-cornmeal biscuits -- either cut-out or drop biscuits -- and smooth, sweet honey butter with these recipes from 1987.

Chocolate cottage pudding cake (1939)

Cottage pudding goes to town -- glorified with Baker's Chocolate! "How can anything economical taste so divine?" marveled my ritzy Cousin Sophie.  Chocolate Cottage Pudding recipe Ingredients 2 cups s... Read more...

Kookie brittle (1967)

Toll House Kookie Brittle recipe A delicious variation on America’s favorite cookie treat Ingredients 1 cup margarine 1-1/2 teaspoons vanilla 1 teaspoon salt 1 cup sugar 2 cups sifted flour 1 6-02. ... Read more...
German sweet chocolate pie

German sweet chocolate cheesecake pie recipe (1994)

If you're looking for a dessert that features the flavor of rich chocolate combined with a cheesecake-style tang, this vintage recipe for a no-bake German sweet chocolate pie may be just what you need!

The new Chevy Nova Hatchbacks (1973)

Now you can get a 1973 Nova with a big back door and a rear seat that folds down to become a six-foot load floor. So you can use it sort of like a wagon.

A new town! Visit Gilbert, Arizona (1914)

In 1914, there was a lot of hype about a new little town near Phoenix called Gilbert -- "the fastest growing and most prosperous community in the Southwest." Amazingly, Gilbert really did live up to its promise... Read more...

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