Food Nostalgia

How to Make the Crispiest, Crunchiest Funnel Cake at Home

With coronavirus making travel a tricky and even potentially dangerous prospect this year, we're embracing the summer staycation. All week (and all summer) long, we'll bring you transportive flavors...

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Cookies from the 80s???

by jnb336 10 years ago

I'm trying to find some cookies from my husband's childhood that he talks about ALL the time! I'm pretty sure they don't make them any more, but I think just knowing that someone else remembers th...

Pineapple Cheese Danish

by kathleen168 2 months ago

Does anyone know of any bakeries or stores that sell PINEAPPLE CHEESE DANISH or similar. My elderly neighbor Doris used to buy it at a local bakery years ago and then bought Entennman's but she sa...

Kelloggs Danish Go Rounds

by Mike Cecere 19 years ago

I can remember them when I was a child (born in 1964.) They were similar to Pop Tarts, only much better. They were swirled in an elliptical path from the center. My favorite was cinnamon. Any body ...

Depression/Cheap Meal

by Tseptember2 3 months ago

In these trying economical times and social isolation, I find myself thinking alot about the things my great grandmother and grandmother told me about the changes they had to make to survive. Our t...

ISO hard candy from childhood

by BookGirl 15 years ago

I can't seem to find these candies anywhere and have no idea how to search for them on the web as I don't know who made them or their name. Here's a description: - came in your standard fruit fl...

What is the name of this delicious mystery dish?

by love22 3 months ago

I only had it once in Oklahoma if that helps. My job Just catered it in for us along with other stuff. Not important. All i can do is describe it. Lol if you know what it MIGHT be (or where i can b...

Searching for a vintage packaged square cookie ...

by Adele000 3 months ago

I've searched. No results. My favorite cookie from the '50's was square, drenched in thin hard white frosting, cake like, and soft inside. Vanilla.... Anyone?

Cookies from the 1978-1980's

by pbarcmurphy 3 months ago

Cookies from the 1978-1980's we had these sugar type cookies with orange specks like sweet potato in them we were served them at school at our lunches. I want them but do not know the name of them....

Swanson's Potato Chips Jamestown, NY USA

by lisanoon 10 years ago

I am craving Swanson's Potato Chips. They were made in Jamestown, NY. Cannot find them anywhere online, nor no mention of them whatsoever except for a citation on a Facebook page called "Top 10 F...

Liver pudding

by CHASNATIVE 6 months ago

Liver pudding is a traditional sausage product of the black people in and around Charleston S.C. Lacking access to skeletal muscle meats and being left with visceral products (offal) i.e. heart, ki...

Lemon Cookie

by Littlebadness 4 months ago

Does anyone remember the light lemon filled almost cracker type cookie with lemon filling. My mom used to buy them in the grocery store in the 70's? They were bar shaped with rounded edges. Really ...

Poor Food

by SHARONJTMCC 4 months ago

I didn’t realize it until I was an adult, but so much of the food we ate was “poor food”—my parents were raised during the depression. All bread could be toasted: topped with cheese, cinnamon sugar...

Yes Yes Cookies

by Amy 15 years ago

Does anyone remember/know where I can get Yes Yes cookies (online or in the SF Bay Area)? I last remember eating these cookies in about 1972 in the Boston Area, don't know if they were just a local...

Patty's Original Cheese Zombies | Concord

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by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

A couple years ago, proximity to Patty's Original Cheese Zombies in Concord while in the far East Bay for another matter was my chance to check out the beloved fast food treat invented by the Mount...

Purple cow?

by blakta2 12 years ago

Can anyone help me? I have been been searching for a specific candy that I truly loved as a kid. I'm looking for anyone who can remember the "Purple Cow". It was a delicious sour grape flavored taf...

does anyone remember Melody cookies?

by huisclothes 12 years ago

they were large flat dark chocolate wafers with scalloped edges and big grains of coarse sugar embedded in one side. i remember seeing them up till the seventies and then no more. would love to l...

Desperately Seeking Cookies

by omgalletas 9 years ago

Well, one particular kind of cookie I recall from my childhood. I grew up in the bordertown of El Paso, Texas with my very, very Mexican family. It wasn't unusual to find Mexican food products in...

How did Poor Man's Lobster turn into the "New Fois Gras"?

by Kaththee 5 months ago

I remember when langoustine was dirt cheap. In the mid-80s I would buy it at the Navy PX for 3.00 a pound and it came with a label that said it contained food coloring. We moved from Virginia Bea...

Trying to recall cookies from the past

by CajunJacques 10 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 who made them. Here is a pic of it but I found no background on it: http://img1...

Yum-Yum Cookies -- Does Anyone Remember?

by onebite 13 years ago

There was a cookie made by Sunshine Co. that was my childhood favorite. Called Yum-Yum cookies, it was a wafer covered with caramel, chocolate, and toasted coconut. The closest I have come in adu...