American Food Recipes

American food is rich and diverse, mixing influences from all over the world. Because of its diverse heritage, American recipes are combining many flavors, spices and ingredients. Traditional American food uses the land’s native ingredients enriched with exotic additions that are making the American cuisine special and exciting.

Chocolate Brownies

Chocolate Brownies Prep time:  20 mins Cook time:  40 mins Total time:  1 hour Serves: 6   Chocolate Brownies, classic American dessert recipe. Ingredients • 2 squares unsweetened chocolate • ½ cup butter • 1 cup sugar • 2 eggs • ½ cup flour • ½ tsp baking powder • ½ tsp salt • 1 tsp … Continue reading

Roast Turkey

Roast Turkey Prep time:  40 mins Cook time:  3 hours Total time:  3 hours 40 mins Serves: 10   Ingredients • Turkey 6-20 pounds • Herbed Stuffing • 4 quarts ½ inch bread cubes • 1 cup parsley • 2 tsp salt • 2 tsp thyme • 2 tsp rosemary crushed • 2 tsp marjoram • … Continue reading

Pork Loin Roast

Pork Loin Roast Prep time:  30 mins Cook time:  120 mins Total time:  2 hours 30 mins Serves: 6   Ingredients • 2-4 pound pork loin • ½ medium sized onion, diced • ⅓ cup mushrooms, diced • ¼ tsp salt • ¼ pepper • 2 cups day old bread, diced • 1 cup chicken broth … Continue reading

Cherry Cake

Cherry Cake Prep time:  20 mins Cook time:  30 mins Total time:  50 mins Serves: 6   Cherry Cake is one of the classic dessert American recipes. Ingredients • 1 ½ cups maraschino cherries • ½ cup slivered almonds • ½ cup minced candied citron • 4 cups flour • 2 tsp baking power • 1 … Continue reading

Apple Pie

Apple Pie Prep time:  30 mins Cook time:  40 mins Total time:  1 hour 10 mins Serves: 6   Apple Pie is one of the most classic American food recipe. Ingredients • Shell • 2½ cups flour • 8 TSP chilled shortening • 4 TSP chilled butter, cut up • ¼ tsp salt • 6 TSP … Continue reading