Archive | June 2016

Brownie Mix Recipe

Brownie mix:

6 c. flour
4 t. baking powder
4 t. salt
8 c. sugar
8 oz. can unsweetened cocoa powder

Combine and mix well.  Store in a large plastic container in a cool, dry place.  Label and date the contents.  Use within 3 months.  Makes 15 c. brownie mix.

Brownie recipe:

1/4 c. water
1/2 c. oil
2 eggs, beaten
2-1/4 c. brownie mix

Preheat oven to 350.  Grease and flour an 8×8 pan.  Combine wet ingredients and mix well.  Add dry ingredients and mix.  Pour into pan.  Bake 25-30 minutes.


Pizza Spice and Pizza Dough Recipe

Pizza Spice

3 T. basil
2 T. oregano
1-1/2 T. garlic salt
1 T. onion powder
1 T. cilantro
2 t. salt
1 t. pepper

Store in a glass jar.  (I keep mine in an empty chicken bouillon cubes jar.)

To use:  2 T. spice mix added to 8 oz. tomato sauce.

Pizza Dough Recipe for Bread Machine

1 c. water
1 T. oil
1 T. sugar
1/2 t. salt
1 T. dry milk
2 heaping t. pizza spice mix
1-1/4 c. white flour
1 c. wheat flour
1 t. yeast

Add all to bread machine and place on pizza dough cycle.
When the cycle is finished, let it set for 90 minutes.
Spread in pizza pan.  Top with pizza fixings.
Bake 450 degrees for at least 15 minutes.

Homemade Taco Seasoning Mix

Here’s what I actually use for mine:

Taco Mix

1/3 c. minced onion
2 T. Dried minced garlic
1/4 c. chili powder
1 T. Cumin
1 T. coriander
1 T. paprika
4 t. sugar
3 t. salt
1/8 t. pepper
1/4 t. white pepper
1/2 t. red pepper
2 T. cornstarch

Mix well.  Store in glass jar.
2 T. = 1 package

To use:
2 T. mix
8 oz. tomato sauce
1/4 c. water