Here are 5 classic mincemeat recipes (used to make the holiday favorite, mince pie) -- as remembered from family cookbooks, and printed in the New York City newspaper in 1920.
This mincemeat recipe comes from the wife of John A Logan, who, among many other accomplishments of note, was a general in the Union Army during the Civil War, and an Illinois congressman and senator. He is also considered to have been key in making Memorial Day an official US holiday. This remarkable lady was named Mary Simmerson Cunningham Logan.
Here are two New England mincemeat recipes for those who think that Thanksgiving and Christmas are not complete without the accompaniment of old-fashioned mince pie.
Packaged mincemeat gives a holiday touch to a variety of dishes, such as this mince pie, cookies, cakes and more!