Latest recipes from the people Helen Potter follows
  • Sarah Potter
    12/28/2020
    88 views

    Cranberry Fluff

    12-ounce package fresh cranberries, sugar, 8-ounce can crushed pineapple, undrained, mini marshmallows (optional), chopped walnuts (optional), cream cheese, softened, heavy whipping cream

    Tagged: Thanksgiving, Christmas

  • Sarah Potter
    12/19/2020
    108 views

    Special K Cookies (Flossensnudel)

    flour, baking soda, sugar, eggs, butter, softened, salt, vanilla, Special K Cereal

    Tagged: Christmas

    These cookies always make me think of my Great Aunt Floss because they were her favorite cookie (hence the silly alternate name). We always had ...

  • Sarah Potter
    12/19/2020
    100 views

    Almond Crescent (Nussbaumkinder)

    lard or shortening, butter, sugar, almond extract, sifted flour, ground walnuts, chocolate chips (heaping), or, Powdered sugar

    Tagged: Christmas

    My grandma always made these for Christmas. She never put almonds in them, maybe because of the cost difference? So neither do we. Still they ...

  • Sarah Potter
    05/28/2019
    804 views
    1 fork

    Mineral Supplement

    parts Potassium Citrate powder (Now), parts Magnesium Malate powder, parts Dolomite powder (Now), parts MSM powder (Now), parts Acerola powder (Mr Ros), 1-2 parts unrefined salt (optional if you don’t get enough salt elsewhere), parts Sodium ascorbate, OR, parts ascorbic acid plus, part Baking Soda

  • Sarah Potter
    07/05/2020
    306 views

    Overnight Oats

    c. Old fashioned oats, c. Milk, c. Plain yogurt (Greek or regular), 1 T. Chia seeds, 1 T. Honey or maple syrup (optional), t. Vanilla

  • Sarah Potter
    06/04/2020
    378 views

    Chocolate Avocado Smoothie

    avocado, 2 T. cocoa powder, c. Coconut sugar (or other sweetener), Splash vanilla extract, Milk

    Tagged: breakfast, snack, Drink

  • Sarah Potter
    05/03/2010
    1224 views
    2 forks

    Mom's Cheesecake

    whole double graham crackers (1 cup), c. butter, 2 T. sugar

    Tagged: dessert, creamcheese

  • jessica kibert
    11/03/2017
    966 views

    Bee Sugar Syrup

    white sugar (do not substitute), almost boiling water, chamomile tea, fresh squeezed lemon juice, A healthy pinch of sea salt, Tbs of your own honey, 3-4 drops lemongrass essential oil

    This really is for feeding bees, but it smells delicious!

  • Mary
    04/29/2019
    545 views

    Chicken Enchilada Casserole

    1 c. chopped onions, c. chopped green pepper, 2 T. butter, 2 c. cooked chicken, chopped, 1-4 oz. can green chili peppers, rinsed, seeded, chopped, 3 T. butter, c. flour, 1 t. ground corriander seed, salt, c. chicken broth, 1 c. sour cream, c. shredded monterey jack cheese (6 oz.)

    Tagged: dinner, chicken, mexican, casserole

  • Sarah Potter
    01/03/2010
    1040 views
    2 forks

    Scones

    2 c. freshly ground white wheat flour, c. sucanat or brown sugar, baking powder, t. salt, 6 T. cold butter, c. dried fruit, c. chopped nuts, egg, c. cream

    Tagged: breakfast, bread, scones

  • Sarah Potter
    07/29/2016
    863 views

    Achiote Paste

    annatto seeds, Tbs cumin seeds, Tbs black pepper corns, Tbs coriander seeds, Tbs dry oregano, Tbs salt, allspice berries, whole cloves, cloves garlic, habanero peppers, Seville OJ (bitter), fresh squeezed, or sub 1/3 cup each regular OJ, lime juice and apple cider vinegar (vinegar may be omitted just be sure 1 cup total liquid)

    Rub for Cochinita Pibil or other meat. This amount will season several roasts. Make 1/3 of the recipe if you don’t want it left over.

  • Sarah Potter
    07/29/2016
    985 views

    Cochinita Pibil

    4-6 lb Pork butt roast or tenderloin, stabbed all over with a fork, Achiote paste (recipe is on forkinit), Seville orange juice (or sub 1/2 cup regular orange juice plus 1/2 cup lime juice), apple cider vinegar (may be omitted if you don't prefer the vinegary taste), 1-2 cloves garlic, chopped, per lb of meat, salt per 2 lbs of meat (adjust as desired), pepper

    Mexican style pulled pork

  • Sarah Potter
    03/05/2011
    1101 views
    1 fork

    Simple Hot Cocoa

    gal. Milk, cocoa powder, sucanat, salt, tsp. vanilla, cinnamon (optional)

    Tagged: drink, Chocolate

  • jessica kibert
    10/21/2013
    1100 views
    1 fork

    Zuppa Toscano

    ground Italian sausage(use one spicy and one regular sausage), cans chicken or beef broth, water, large onions, finely chopped, 6 potatoes,cubed, cloves garlic, Salt & pepper, package bacon, cooked crispy and crumbled, whipping cream, bag spinach or use kale, Parmesan cheese

  • Sarah Potter
    01/02/2010
    967 views
    1 fork

    Grandma's Buttermilk Pancakes

    c. buttermilk, eggs (beaten well), 2 c. flour, t. baking soda, t. baking powder, t. salt, heaping T. melted butter

    Tagged: breakfast, hot

    The buttermilk pancakes my grandma used to make.

  • Sarah Potter
    12/17/2010
    1115 views

    Mom's Sugar Cookies

    white sugar, shortening (w replace 1/2 cup with butter) note-I don't use shortening so I substitute all butter or half butter and half lard... probably not exactly the same result, egg yolks, buttermilk, flour, baking soda, salt, baking powder, vanilla extract, almond extract

    Tagged: cookies

  • Sarah Potter
    02/14/2014
    770 views

    Sweet Yeast Dough

    package active dry yeast (2 1/4 tsp.), sugar, warm water

    For use in sweet rolls, cinnamon, rolls, nut rolls, poppyseed rolls, Russian style pie, etc.

  • jessica kibert
    10/25/2018
    1136 views

    Easy Buttermilk Biscuits

    Ingredients, (250 grams) all-purpose flour, spooned & leveled, baking powder, baking soda, sugar, salt, (85 grams) cold unsalted butter, cubed, (180 ml) cold buttermilk, plus more for the tops of the biscuits

    These Easy Buttermilk Biscuits are incredibly soft, tall, flaky, and buttery. Serve these with some jam, gravy, or your topping of choice for an easy ...

  • jessica kibert
    10/22/2018
    983 views

    Fluffy Pumpkin Pancakes

    buttermilk (or 2 tablespoons vinegar + enough whole milk, 2% milk, or unsweetened almond milk to equal 2 cups), pumpkin puree, eggs, unsalted butter, melted and cooled slightly + more for cooking, if desired (can sub coconut oil), pure vanilla extract, all-purpose flour, granulated sugar, baking powder, ½ teaspoon baking soda, pumpkin pie spice blend*, fine-grain sea salt or table salt, Butter and maple syrup for serving

  • Sarah Potter
    07/16/2018
    1088 views

    Frioles Charros

    pinto beans, minced garlic, dried oregano, serrano chiles, minced, diced tomato, diced white onion, bacon, chopped, package hot dogs, halved and sliced, chopped cilantro, 2 teaspoons salt or

    Mexican cowboy bean soup.

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