May 9, 2012

Wednesday’s Chow – Cherry Cola Salad

If you like to cook, I have THE basket for you at the Brenda Novak’s 8th Annual Auction for Diabetes Cure: Cooking Gift Basket.

“The winner of this auction will receive a collection of cookbooks, from cookies to easy weekday recipes to Cordon Bubba’s Texas yummies to Victorian-era treats to The All American Cowboy Cookbook (300 recipes from the world’s greatest cowboy’s). Also included is the romance anthology “Recipe for Love” (dozens of romances and recipes), and Anna Kathryn Lanier’s “A Gift Beyond All Measure” ebook, with bonus cookbook.”

Bid on this basket for the cook in your family HERE.

Just so you know what you’ll be getting if you win this auction, here’s a sample recipe from CORDON BUBBA: Texas Cuisine.



1 (16 oz) can pitted Bing cherries
1 (20 oz) can crushed pineapple
Juice from cherry and pineapple cans, plus water to make 2 cups
2 regular packages black cherry gelatin
1 (12 oz) can Coke
1 cup chopped pecans


Place drained fruit in a bowl.  Heat fruit juice to boiling point and stir in gelatin until dissolved.  Add cola, chill until slightly thick.  Stir in fruit and nuts and pour into a gelatin mold. Chill until firm. Serves 12.

Bid on this basket HERE.

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