Hannah Byler's Pecan Pie
Beat on low speed slightly or with hand beater:
3 eggs 1/3 cup butter, melted 1 cup light corn syrup
t. salt 2/3 cup sugar
Stir in: 1 cup pecan halves.
Pour into: 1 pie crust
Bake at 375 for 40-50 minutes.
Amish proverbs: It takes seven to cook for to make a really happy wife.
and Amish humor:
The Englisha visitor suffered through a three-hour Amish wedding service, sitting on the hard backless church bench.
"Why does it take so long to tie the knot?" he asked afterward.
"Well," the bishop said, stroking his long white beard. "So that it takes 'em a lifetime to untie it."
Readers will laugh, pray, and eat robustly with The Amish Family Cookbook at their side.
As a little girl, I spent a lot of time with her on the farm. I would churn butter, stir the milk that would be sitting in a tank of cold water, to make it cool faster and help her make her delicious pumpkin pies. She would tell me how to make the filling as she made the crust. I was literally her shadow. She was a patient and loving grandmother and my goal is to be as good a grandmother to my grandchildren as she was to me.
Bring the family back into the kitchen with the Southern recipes and stories in this stunning cookbook. Southern lifestyle maven Martha Campbell Pullen offers you a place at her table as she shares her personal collection of family recipes and the joyous memories behind them. She'll inspire you to not only re-create her delicious Southern dishes in the warmth of your own kitchen, but also to reflect on the precious time you've spent with loved ones. Complete with a CD full of wonderful Biblical passages, engaging prompts, and journaling space, you'll be able to record and celebrate your favorite occasions and family recipes for years to come.
From Mama's Famous Sunday Barbequed Chicken to Fresh Fruit Salad for Bible Study brunch, this book is brimming with beloved recipes and remembrances that have been passed down from generations of the Pullen family—and now to you to enjoy with family and future kin.
As featured on The 700 Club with Pat Robertson!