Do you have leftover cranberry sauce from Thanksgiving? Do you want to try something new? Why not create this sumptuous dessert that takes little time to prepare but is big on flavor? Enjoy Apple Crisp with Cranberry Sauce Makes eight servings • 4 Granny Smith apples, peeled, cored and sliced • 1 ½ c. whole berry cranberry sauce • 1 c. whole wheat flour • 1 c. rolled oats • ⅔ c. packed brown sugar • ⅔ tsp. cinnamon • ½ c. butter, melted Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Place apple slices in an eight-inch square baking dish.
Each Thanksgiving, pie is a big part of my family's feast. Several apple, pumpkin and pecan pies are prepared to finish off the meal. This pear pie will make a nice addition to the selection. It is so easy to make and is a creamy, delicious pie. Enjoy! Pear Pie Makes eight servings • 1-9 inch prepared pie crust • 2 pears, peeled, cored and halved • 1 c. white sugar • ¼ c. butter • ¼ c. all-purpose flour • 1 Tbsp. vanilla extract • 2 eggs, beaten Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Press the pie pastry into the bottom and up the sides of a nine-inch pie plate.
10 years ago Excerpts from the Nov. 17, 2005 Pioneer Journal • Man shot in hunting accident A hunting accident in Butler township left a New York Mills man dead early Saturday morning. John Edward Nelson, 36, died Saturday morning when he was accidentally shot by a 13-year-old in his hunting party a little after 6 a.m.
Do you want to update your Thanksgiving menu? Are you looking for a new stuffing recipe? This recipe for Sausage Apple Stuffing is fresh and flavorful. It can be cooked in the turkey or out, whichever you prefer. Enjoy! Sausage Apple Stuffing Makes 10 servings • 1 ½ c. cubed wheat bread • 3 ¾ c. cubed white bread • 1 lb. turkey sausage • 1 c. chopped onion • ¾ c. chopped celery • 2 ½ tsp. dried sage • 1 ½ tsp. dried rosemary • ½ tsp. dried thyme • 1 Granny Smith apple, chopped • ¾ c. dried cranberries • ⅓ c. fresh parsley, minced • ¾ c.
20 years ago Excerpts from the Nov. 9, 1995 Pioneer Journal • Grand opening for Memorial Auditorium planned An afternoon of free entertainment and an evening of jazz will break in the new and improved Memorial Auditorium next January. Committee members have been meeting to create a grand opening for the remodeled entertainment facility. Schedule for Jan. 20, initial plans include scheduling local talent for entertainment throughout the afternoon.
Every November, my family gets together for a Thanksgiving feast. The meal is not complete without cheesy cornbread, a wonderfully hot, comforting dish. Enjoy! Cheesy Cornbread Makes 12 servings • 1 -11 oz. can corn, drained • 1 - 11 oz. can creamed corn • 8 oz. light sour cream • 1 egg • 8.5 oz. pkg. Jiffy cornbread dry mix • 1 small onion, diced • 1 c. shredded cheddar cheese, divided Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
15 years ago Excerpts from the Nov. 2, 2000 Pioneer Journal • Sebeka resident wins $200 Marian Hoem of Sebeka was one of Minnesota's at-home players on an episode of Powerball-The Game Show. Hoem won $200 on the show that aired on Saturday, Oct. 28.
15 years ago Excerpts from the Oct. 26, 2000 Pioneer Journal • WDC senior killed in crash John Lawrence DeCock, 17, Wadena, died in a one-vehicle rollover south of Bluffton Oct. 22. According to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Department, DeCock was northbound on 610th Avenue when he lost control of his 1988 Ford Tempo. It fishtailed and left the road. The car came back onto the road, rolling at least twice. DeCock was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle which then landed on top of him.
Do you love all things apple? One of my new favorite recipes is this Apple Cider Doughnut recipe. It isn't too fattening and it is well worth the prep time. Enjoy! Apple Cider Doughnuts Makes 15 servings • 3 ¼ c. all-purpose flour, divided • 2 envelopes rapid rise yeast • 2 Tbsp. sugar • 1 tsp. salt • 1 tsp. cinnamon • 1 c. plus 2 Tbsp. lowfat milk • ¼ c. butter • 3 egg yolks • vegetable oil for frying Apple Cider Glaze: • 1 c. apple cider • 2 c. powdered sugar • 1 Tbsp.
10 years ago Excerpts from the Oct. 20, 2005 Pioneer Journal • Homecrest Industries sold Homecrest Industries has been sold and opened under its new name Tuesday. More employees will be hired in the next couple of weeks to continue manufacturing Homecrest products. John Sundet, chief executive officer, estimates fewer than 100 employees will work in the building. The business is now known as H.C. Holdings, L.L.C. doing business as Homecrest. The eight to 10 people who formed H.C. Holdings are the new owners.