Shaker Recipe of the Month

Church Family Kitchen - Hancock Shaker Village
Kitchen of the Church Family, Hancock Shaker Village
Frank Leslie’s Popular Monthly, September 1873

May 2015

Macaroni Vegetable Salad

2 cups cooked macaroni 2 tbsps. grated onion
1/2 cup peas. French or Wish-bone dressing
1/2 cup string beans lettuce
1/2 cup grated raw carrot

Mix the macaroni and vegetables and marinate with French or Wish-bone dressing. Serve on letuce. Serves 6.

Other Shaker recipes can be found in Shaker Cook Book, by Caroline Piercy and Arthur Tolve (Bowling Green, Ohio, Gabriel’s Horn Publishing Co., 1984). Used by permission.

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