Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Funeral Potatoes

7 cups shredded baked potatoes

1/4 cup butter
2 cups sour cream
2 cans cream of chicken soup
2 tsp salt
4 cups grated cheddar cheese
1 cup crushed corn flakes
2 tsp melted butter

In a sauce pan, melt butter and heat sour cream and soup and salt.  Once uniform add cheese ( doesn't need to be melted).  Set aside about 1 1/2 cups for later.  Mix in potatoes then spread into a 9x13 pan. Top with mixture bake at 350* for 40 minutes topping with corn flake mixture just the last 5 mins.

Friday, November 11, 2016


Pop 1/2 cup popping corn and place in the bottom of a large stainless steal bowl, then add:

10 cups cinnamon toast crunch cereal
10 cups Rice Chex
2 cups raw coconut (found at health food stores)
1 1/3 cups pecans
1/13 cups almonds
1 1/3 cups cashews  
(or 2 cups almonds and 2 cups pecans)
2 cups small pretzels broken in half

Mix and set aside

1 1/2 cup butter
1 1/2 cup Karo Syrup
dash of sea salt
2 cups white sugar

Mix together in a sauce pan. Cook and stir over medium heat until mixture comes to a boil.  Continue cooking and stirring for 5-6 more minutes.  Take from the heat and pour over cereal mix, stir until everything is coated. Spread out on parchment paper or 2 or 3 buttered cookie sheets.  Drizzle with melted white chocolate and or dipping chocolate.  When chocolate is set you can package or put in an airtight container.

*See Killian Corn!

LaRee McNeese makes this for a craft show every year, they can't make enough of it, they always run out.  I love it!