Memories of special meals prepared by loving family members evoke powerful emotions in all of us. These favorite dishes, commonly known as "comfort food", remind us of times and places in our past that generate feelings of safety, warmth and joy. Experience those feelings again with recipes from my book: "A Taste of Memories: Comforting Foods From Our Past".
Lime Sherbet Punch From: A Taste of Memories: Comforting Foods From Our Past
During the 1960s the “in” party punch served at all wedding and baby showers was Sherbet Punch. This frosty concoction is simple to make, and you can use any flavor of sherbet you like to complement your party theme colors.
Lime Sherbet Punch
1 (half-gallon) carton Lime Sherbet (or flavor of your choice) 2 (32 ounce) bottles ginger ale, 7-Up or Sprite, chilled
Place sherbet in punch bowl and slice into chunks. Slowly pour in ginger ale and mix well. Makes 16-18 (6-ounce) servings.
More than 100 recipes for favorite American comfort foods, spanning a period from the early 1900s to 1980s, plus a bit of history about popular food trends during each decade and family comfort food stories and photos that will warm your heart as well as your tummy. These recipes are simple, hearty fare, but all are tried and true family favorites, like meatloaf, macaroni and cheese, chicken pot pie, banana pudding and more. Size: 8.25”X8.25”, paperback, 108 pages. Price: $8.95