Hungry Quilter Recipe

If there’s anything a quilter loves more than quilting (or fabric shopping), it’s socializing with other quilters while having a bite to eat. Here, we share some of our favorite free recipes, perfect to make for yourself, your family, your quilt guild, or your quilting friends.

Buttermilk Brownies

Recipe from the KQ Cookbook: Buttermilk Brownies

Spreading the warm frosting over the warm brownies creates a layer of gooey goodness for a real chocolatey treat. The recipe is from the out-of-print Keepsake Quilting™ Cookbook published as a charitable fund-raiser in 2001.   Buttermilk Brownies 2 cups sugar 2 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup (2 sticks)…

Tabbouleh

Recipe from the KQ Cookbook: Tabbouleh

This is a perfect summer day side dish. It’s fresh. It’s healthy. And it can be toted to a picnic worry free, since there’s no mayonnaise in the dressing. The recipe is from the out-of-print Keepsake Quilting™ Cookbook published as a charitable fund-raiser in 2001.   Tabbouleh 3/4 cup bulgur wheat 4 firm tomatoes, chopped…

Strawberry Delight

Recipe from the KQ Cookbook: Strawberry Delight

Here’s a colorful way to satisfy a sweet tooth. Since you use frozen strawberries, you can serve this at any time of the year. The recipe is from the out-of-print Keepsake Quilting™ Cookbook published as a charitable fund-raiser in 2001.   Strawberry Delight 2-1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs 1/2 cup sugar 2/3 cup margarine, melted…

Marinated Asparagus

Recipe from the KQ Cookbook: Marinated Asparagus

  Here’s a great take-along side dish that doesn’t need to be heated. It’s very easy to make and can be prepared in advance. And, by the way, it’s absolutely delicious. You’re sure to turn to this recipe again and again. The recipe is from the out-of-print Keepsake Quilting™ Cookbook published as a charitable fund-raiser…

Shaker Baked Carrots

Recipe from the KQ Cookbook: Shaker Baked Carrots

Ginger adds a slight bit of a “kick” to this easy side dish. Add 1/2 cup of any leftover baked carrots to 3 cups hot cooked rice, kasha or barley for an interesting and colorful pilaf. The pilaf is great at room temperature, as well. The recipe is from the out-of-print Keepsake Quilting™ Cookbook published…

Spiral Meat Loaf

Recipes from the KQ Cookbook: Spiral Meat Loaf

Make a humble meatloaf company-worthy by rolling and slicing it, showing layers of green spinach, red bell peppers and white mozzarella cheese. The recipe is from the out-of-print Keepsake Quilting™ Cookbook published as a charitable fund-raiser in 2001. Spiral Meat Loaf 1 pound extra lean ground beef 1-1/2 cups fresh bread crumbs 2 egg whites…

Oreo Cheesecake

Recipe from the KQ Cookbook: Oreo Cheesecake

When the occasion calls for a special treat, try this Oreo Cheesecake recipe that looks so special when cut. It’s light, creamy and, surprisingly, not super sweet. The recipe is from the out-of-print Keepsake Quilting™ Cookbook published as a charitable fund-raiser in 2001. Oreo Cheesecake 32 ounces cream cheese, softened 1-1/4 cups sugar 2 tablespoons…

Black Bean Salsa

Recipe from the KQ Cookbook: Black Bean Salsa

A healthy and delicious addition to your football-party fare, this black bean salsa will bring the fresh flavors of summer to you during the coldest months of the year. But don’t wait for football season to give it a try. It’s a quick and tasty choice the whole year through. The recipe is from the…