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Amish Style Recipes + My Preference in Cooking

Many of you have been requesting cooking videos, and while cooking is not my first love, I do enjoy preparing food for my family. I made a video with three different meals in which I have six recipes.

The first meal is Amish style cooking which I don't do much of, and the second and third dinners are more of what I prefer cooking for health reasons and ease of preparation.

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ABC cookbook p. 323

6 med. potatoes, scrubbed 1/8 tsp. black pepper

3 T. butter, melted 1/8 - 14/ tsp Nature's

1/2 tsp salt Seasoning or other blend

1/8 tsp garlic powder 1 cup grated cheese

Slice potatoes thinly and place in baking dish. Pour melted butter over potatoes, sprinkle

with seasonings. Toss Well. Seal tightly with foil and bake at 350 for 45 minutes, uncover and bake and additional 15 minutes. Sprinkle with cheese and return dish to oven until cheese is melted.


ABC cookbook p. 347

2 cans cream of chicken soup 2 c. chicken, cooked

1 (8oz.) sour cream and chopped

1 tsp. poppy seeds 1/2 c. Ritz crackers,

1/4 c. butter, melted crushed

Stir first 4 ingredients together and add cooked chicken. Pour into baking dish. Top with Ritz crackers. Bake at 350 for 30 to 40 minutes till bubbly. Serve over rice.


2 tablespoons butter 1 (12 ounce) package

2 (14 ounce) cans chicken broth egg noodles

1 teaspoon chicken bouillon granules

Melt butter in a small saucepan over medium heat; simmer, stirring frequently, until butter is browned, fragrant, and foamy, with brown bits in it, 5 to 10 minutes.

Add chicken broth and bouillon to the pan with the butter; bring to a boil over high heat. Stir in egg noodles, bring to a second boil, cover, and turn off heat; leave pot on the same burner. Let stand for 30 minutes, stirring 2 or 3 times.


1/4 cup butter 1/2 teaspoon salt

1/4 cup all purpose flour 4 cups frozen peas

2 cups milk

In a medium pot, melt butter. Whisk in flour until smooth.

Add milk and cook over medium heat, whisking often, until smooth and thickened. Stir in salt and peas, cooking over medium heat until peas are heated through. Adjust seasonings to taste (salt, and pepper or other herbs or spices if desired).


Simple Foods Cookbook p.160

1 lb. hamburger browned 1/2 c. sour cream or

1 c. cheddar cheese Greek Yogurt

1 tsp pink salt 1/2 c. whipping cream

2 Tbsp. minced onions 1 1/2 c. cheddar

2 eggs cheese

Mix first four ingredients together. Put in 9" pie pan. Beat eggs; add sour cream and whipping cream. Mix well. Pour over hamburger. Top with cheese.

Bake at 350 for 30 minutes. Serve with lettuce and tomatoes.


Around the Family Table Cookbook p. 177

(one of my fav. cookbooks. THM)

1/4 c. butter, melted 1 tsp honey

2 tbsp. mustard 1/4 c. sweet mix

1 tsp. salt 3 pounds chicken

1 1/2 tsp curry powder pieces

(I ran out and used chili powder)

*if you don't have the sweet mix, I just added more honey instead, but then this won't be 'on THM plan'.

Put chicken skin side up in baking dish. (I used boneless skinless chicken thighs). Combine remaining ingredients and pour over chicken pieces. Bake at 350 for 1 hour, basting every 14 minutes.

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1 Comment

Lori C
Lori C
May 09, 2021

I love when you share recipes. I'm definitely going to try the Cheeseburger Pie and the Amish Noodles.

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