Challenge Grant: Our Boosters will match donations up to $45,000. We have $39,295 to go. Please donate!
Click here to advertise on CatholicCulture.org

Catholic Recipe: Dixie Shortcake

    INGREDIENTS

  • 1/2 cup grated Cheddar cheese
  • 3 cups well-seasoned Medium White Sauce (see recipe)
  • 1 cup cooked lima beans
  • 1 cup cooked carrots
  • 1/2 cup cooked celery
  • 6 squares hot corn bread (homemade or from mix)
  • butter
  • paprika
  • parsley
  • Details

  • Serves: 6
  • Prep Time: 1 hour
  • Difficulty: • •
  • Cost: $$$$
  • For Ages: 11+
  • Origin:

A blend of cheddar cheese and veggies sandwiched between two pieces of cornbread. Use your favorite recipe for cornbread, or buy mix.

DIRECTIONS

Add cheese to white sauce; stir over hot water until cheese melts. Add vegetables; heat thoroughly. Split squares of corn bread; butter lightly. Place hot vegetable mixture between layers and on top. Sprinkle with paprika; garnish with parsley. Makes 6 generous servings.

Recipe Source: Cook's Blessings, The by Demetria Taylor, Random House, New York, 1965
Fall 2014 Campaign
Subscribe for free
Shop Amazon
Click here to advertise on CatholicCulture.org

Recent Catholic Commentary

Cardinal Kasper's unsubtle threat 5 hours ago
When Catholics are less Catholic than non-Catholics October 20
Cardinal Kasper's nose is growing again October 18
Challenge Grant Begins as Synod Ends October 17
What's wrong with this Synod, IV: Unprepared for marriage October 17

Top Catholic News

Most Important Stories of the Last 30 Days
Key synod report calls for 'gradualism' in Church response to irregular family situations CWN - October 13
As synod concludes, bishops issue message, approve document; Pope weighs in CWN - October 20
Cardinal Parolin: UN must protect innocents from Islamic State CWN - September 30
Synod of Bishops opens with Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica CWN - October 6