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...

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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...

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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...

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swedejoe commented 6 days ago

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Cooking and Family History

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Querencia commented 21 days ago

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Sesame peanut soft candy (aks) Chinese candy.

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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

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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? ...

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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...

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vjb commented 2 months ago