Food Nostalgia

Butter tarts: Did they exist in Montreal?

by Tatai 2 days ago

I lived in Montreal for the first 38 years of my life. I had never heard of butter tarts until we moved to Toronto 21...


JerkPork commented 1 day ago

Vanilla sandwich cookies from the 70s/80s

by mariahan 3 years ago

I'm trying to remember the name/manufacturer of vanilla cream sandwich cookies from my childhood. I grew up in the Mi...


kbritt4 commented 5 days ago

Swanson's Potato Chips Jamestown, NY USA

by lisanoon 7 years ago

I am craving Swanson's Potato Chips. They were made in Jamestown, NY. Cannot find them anywhere online, nor no ment...


swedejoe commented 6 days ago

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Cooking and Family History

by Querencia 10 days ago

I have a (totally unscientific) theory that when a family comes here from another country and time passes until sever...

Does anyone know of this cookie from my childhood?

by MyPikachuItches 2 years ago

I hope someone can help me, this has been driving me and my mother nuts. Back in the Mid 1990s there was this cooki...


Me_2 commented 10 days ago

Trying to recall cookies from the past

by CajunJacques 8 years ago

One is a windmill cookie that my mom used to buy possibly in late '70s but definitely in the '80s but I don't know wh...


cclendrum commented 17 days ago

Snappies Anyone Remember?

by Eileen Harris 17 years ago

If you remember Snappies, the baked sort of cheesy cocktail snack, please let me know where I can get them or who mak...


sschaupp commented 19 days ago

Looking for 1977, 1978 or 1979 Bon Appetit recipe

by Nbetts 1 month ago

Please help me find a Bon Appetit recipe from the November 1977, 1978 or 1979 issue. The recipe was a turkey stuffin...


Bigley9 commented 19 days ago

Childhood tastes - favorites then and now

by cheesytaters 12 months ago

A few of us highjacked a post about recreating deli-style tuna salad to discuss favorite childhood foods. What were y...


Querencia commented 21 days ago

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Sesame peanut soft candy (aks) Chinese candy.

by layladawg 22 days ago

I am from, Manchester, N.H. and there is a Saigon grocery store there on, Merrimack and Union Street that sells, what...

Lobster sauce

by BeverlySM 4 years ago

When I was a kid in 1950's Boston the restaurants were known by their address - as in 25 Tyler St. The food was wonde...


marqos commented 23 days ago

Pizza: 1c per bite?

by Jacquilynne 2 years ago

I was watching Murdoch Mysteries on Netflix and there's an episode in which they repeatedly buy pizza from a cart tha...


skaizun commented 24 days ago

Empress Pittsburgh

by ttirem3 2 months ago

Does anyone remember the Empress Chinese Restaurant that was in the Waterworks mall? It used to be where Burgatory is...


Owtahear commented 1 month ago

Have You Ever Made Escargot?

by MadameLartigue 1 month ago

I'm asking because I'm just curious. Wegman's used to sell frozen escargot in the shells. Apparently laws in the US...


Splendid Spatula commented 1 month ago

Souffle like French toast

by Monica 1 month ago

I recently had a wonderful breakfast that was simply called french toast. It was shaped in perfect rectangular form....

Monica commented 1 month ago

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Smoked oysters

by mdp5 1 month ago

Reading the old thread, whilst sitting in bed eating them in my lunesta haze. I did cream cheese, dill, dill seed, ce...

Remembering Flavor Straws...just for a moment.

by liu 11 years ago

I know this post has nowhere to go but back, waaaaaaay back... Does anyone remember those original flavor straws? ...


corrie671 commented 1 month ago

Borden Eggnog in a can?

by donutcat0 1 month ago

Does anyone know where one can find the old canned Borden eggnog? I know more recently they've switched over to selli...

sgordon commented 1 month ago

Prevalence of ground almonds in French baking

by vjb 2 months ago

Howdy, Does anyone happen to know why so many French recipes for baked goods call for ground almonds? I'm not talk...


vjb commented 2 months ago