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Add butter and salt to boiling water and stir in flour. Remove from stove and let cool. Then add, one at a time, 3 unbeaten eggs, beating each one in thoroughly.
Drop on a greased flat tin and bake 30 - 40 minutes in a moderate* oven.
By Mrs.E.S. Orr from Eugene, OR
*NOTE: According to the 1935 cookbook, a moderate oven is 350 degrees F - 400 degrees F.
Also, I have a filling recipe if anyone wants to try these. GG Vi
Source: Jan. 15, 1920 newspaper clipping. There are a few more recipes listed. They are similar in content as this one, except for "Homemade Soap" from North Dakota Agricultural College. It is fun to read about old old recipes. LOL.
By Great Granny Vi from Moorpark, CA
Bring butter and water to a boil. Remove from heat. Blend in flour, beating into a ball. Add eggs one at a time and beat well. Spread mixture into a greased 9x13 inch pan. Bake at 400 degrees F for 40 minutes. Cool completely.
For Topping: Mix pudding, milk, and cream cheese together until smooth. Spread over cooled crust. Top with whipped topping. Drizzle chocolate syrup over the top. Refrigerate at least one hour before serving Keep leftovers refrigerated.
By Peggy from Palmyra, MO
Bring water, butter and salt to a boil. Add flour and eggs, one at a time, beating after each addition. Beat for 2 minutes. Drop by tablespoon onto greased baking sheet. Bake at 400 degrees F for 50 minutes. Cut in 1/2 after cooled and fill with favorite filling. Vanilla or chocolate pudding make a great filling.
By Robin from Washington, IA
By Robin from Washington, IA
A family favorite!
Bring the water and butter to a boil and remove from heat. Add the flour and mix until it turns to a ball. Add the eggs, 1 at a time, and stir after each egg.
Cream butter, add sugar, flour, vanilla and nuts. Shape into small balls and place on greased cookie sheet. Bake at 325 degrees F for 20 minutes. When cool, roll in powdered sugar.
Happy Holidays from Food Frenzie! Heat oven to 400 degrees F. In a medium saucepan, combine water and butter over medium heat; bring to a boil. Add flour all at once and stir vigorously until dough comes together. Remove from heat; let cool 5 minutes.
These delightful cream puffs make a wonderful treat for the one you love.
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I found this years ago and it is great for family gatherings, luncheons, funerals, or anywhere you want to have something very special.
Add butter to water in sauce pan and bring to boil. Lower heat. Stir in flour until pasty. Take off heat and add eggs one at a time. Beat until smooth. Grease 13x9 inch glass dish and spread batter in bottom and very thinly up sides of the dish. Bake at 400 degrees F for 25-35 minutes until slightly browned. Crust will puff up and sink down when cool.
Beat cream cheese with mixer. Add pudding and milk ALTERNATELY a little at a time. Beat 3 minutes. Pour into cooled shell.
Top with cool whip.
Drizzle with chocolate syrup on top.
By Karen from Port Clinton OH
This is the same as my cream puff recipe that I have used for many years. But instead of spreading the dough into a cake pan, I drop it by heaping Tablespoon onto a cookie sheet and bake until golden brown. Let cool and cut off about 1/3 of the top. Fill with your choice of pudding type filling (I will have to try your cream cheese filling.) Replace the top and sift a little powdered sugar over the tops. Refrigerate and serve cold. Great recipe for potluck dinners.