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Sue Britt's Toffee Shortbread Recipe

TOFFEE SHORTBREAD

CRUST:
8 OUNCES BUTTER--NOT MARGARINE!!
2 1/2 CUPS FLOUR
1/2 TEASPOON SALT
1/2 CUP SUGAR

COMBINE ALL INGREDIENTS IN A BOWL. MIX WITH HANDS UNTIL MIXTURE IS CRUMBLY AND BUTTER IS WELL MIXED IN--DO NOT USE A MIXER!!
GENTLY PRESS (DO NOT PACK) INTO 2 9" PIE PANS.
BAKE AT 325 UNTIL LIGHTLY BROWNED--ABOUT 15-30 MINUTES.

FILLING:
12 OUNCES BUTTER--NOT MARGARINE!!
1 CUP SUGAR
3 TABLESPOONS LIGHT CORN SYRUP
1 CAN SWEETENED CONDENSED MILK
1 TEASPOON VANILLA

MIX INGREDIENTS IN MEDIUM SAUCEPAN, STIRRING CONSTANTLY.
BRING TO BOIL AND BOIL FOR 4 MINUTES, STIRRING CONSTANTLY.
MIXTURE WILL TURN A LIGHT CARAMEL COLOR.
REMOVE FROM HEAT, COOL SLIGHTLY. POUR INTO CRUSTS, EVENLY, AND REFRIGERATE.

TOPPING:
2 OUNCES UNSWEETENED CHOCOLATE
1 OUNCE SEMISWEET CHOCOLATE
2 TABLESPOONS BUTTER

WHEN FILLING IS SET, MELT CHOCOLATE AND BUTTER.
SPREAD ON TOP OF CHILLED PIES.

(FREEZES WELL UP TO ONE MONTH)

SWEETENED CONDENSED MILK SUBSTITUTE RECIPE:

1 CUP NONFAT DRY MILK POWDER
1/3 CUP BOILING WATER
2/3 CUP SUGAR
3 TABLESPOONS MELTED MARGARINE

PLACE ALL INGREDIENTS INTO FOOD PROCESSOR AND BLEND.
MAKES EQUIVALENT OF 1 14 OUNCE CAN!
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Sue Britt's Broccoli-Raisin Salad Recipe

BROCCOLI RAISIN SALAD
10 SLICES BACON, FRIED CRISP, CRUMBLED.
6 CUPS FRESH, CHOPPED BROCCOLI.
1/2 CUP RAISINS
1/4 CUP CHOPPED ONIONS
3/4 CUP MAYONNAISE
2 TABLESPOONS VINEGAR
1/3 CUP SUGAR


PLACE BACON ON BAKING SHEET AND PLACE IN OVEN (ANY TEMPERATURE IS O.K., BUT 400 IS BEST) AND COOK UNTIL CRISP AND BROWN. DO NOT BURN!!

PLACE COOKED BACON SLICES ON PAPER TOWELS TO DRAIN OFF GREASE.
CRUMBLE BACON INTO SMALL PIECES.

RINSE BROCCOLI IN COLD RUNNING WATER, DRAIN, THEN CHOP INTO SMALL PIECES (USE FLORETS AND STEMS).

PLACE BROCCOLI IN A BOWL.

ADD CRUMBLED BACON, RAISINS, AND CHOPPED ONIONS TO BROCCOLI AND GENTLY STIR TOGETHER.

IN A SEPARATE SMALL BOWL, STIR TOGETHER MAYONNAISE, VINEGAR, AND SUGAR.

ADD MAYONNAISE MIXTURE TO BROCCOLI MIXTURE.

STIR INGREDIENTS TOGETHER WELL.

PLACE IN REFRIGERATOR.
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This Week in our 9:00 Hour on Early Mornings

Monday Issues In Aging with Beth Bland and Betzi Bostic - Attorney at Blue Ridge Legal Services
Tuesday Harrisonburg City Government Officials
Wednesday Ask Merle with Merle Wenger of House of Oak and Sofas
Thursday Ask the Governor
Friday The Tag Sale
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Harrisonburg Lion's Club Poker Tournament

Register today for the Harrisonburg Lion's Club Hold Em' Open Poker Tournament!

http://harrisonburglions.com/
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Early Mornings 9:00 Schedule for this week

Monday
Tuesday Valley Farm Forum
Wednesday The Kitchen of the Future with Virginia Tech
Thursday Rockingham County Schools
Friday The Tag Sale - Got something to buy, sell or trade?
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