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Glistening And Jiggly Gelatin Finalist #1 –Tomato Ham Salad Loaf

Glistening And Jiggly Gelatin Finalist #1 –Tomato Ham Salad Loaf

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By RetroRuth This is it! This is IT! It’s finally here. Out of over 50 submissions, I’ve tested 28 gelatins and Tom has tasted every single one.  We took pictures, we made notes and we even fought about who the finalists were. So it has come down to this: Not…

Voting Begins In Our “Let’s Sing A Tune To Tuna Contest”!

Voting Begins In Our “Let’s Sing A Tune To Tuna Contest”!

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By RetroRuth Let’s hear it once again for our finalists in our horrible mid-century Tuna Recipe Contest! Wow, guys, you went above and beyond for this one. Some terrible, terrible stuff appeared in my email inbox and then made their way onto our dinner table. It was crazy. It was…

Beat The Heat With Some Vintage Refrigerators

Beat The Heat With Some Vintage Refrigerators

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Or Our New Image Gallery of Vintage Refrigerators And Freezers By RetroRuth Wow, has it been a hot summer! I can barely remember another summer where I have actually had the air conditioning running so much.  So, in the interest of escapism and bringing down the temperature, here is a fun new image…

Punk Rock Aspic Fish On The Mid-Century Menu

Punk Rock Aspic Fish On The Mid-Century Menu

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By RetroRuth I have to encourage you to go on over to the Mid-Century Menu today.  Not only are we responding to a challenge from CNN’s Eatocracy blog, but you also get to see how I turned this: Into this: The punk rock aspic salad fish.  I love that guy!…

Mid-Century Menu–Deluxe Hot Chicken Salad

Mid-Century Menu–Deluxe Hot Chicken Salad

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By RetroRuth What can I say?  Sometimes the Mid-Century Menu is just good, clean fun. Well, most of the time it’s not good or clean (teats!). But heck, it’s always fun. This week we get to have good AND clean fun, because nothing in this week’s Menu even remotely looks…

Mid-Century Menu – Tomato Shrimp Salad

Mid-Century Menu – Tomato Shrimp Salad

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By RetroRuth Okay, this is finally it.  I FINALLY made the last entry for the Worst Recipe Contest. Finally!  This entry is from ModernSuzie, who I hope is still reading this blog after it took me so long to post her entry.  But the long wait is over! We finally…

Mid-Century Menu Contest Finalist #2 – Lemony Salmon Towers

Mid-Century Menu Contest Finalist #2 – Lemony Salmon Towers

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By RetroRuth Ohhhhhh, baby.  Check this out! This week we have excitement, mayhem, craziness and canned salmon! In gelatin! Seriously! The finalist for this week’s menu is really something else.  I got this horrifying recipe from Adriane L., who wrote: I’m submitting the most disgusting mid-century recipe I have ever…

Mid-Century Menu Contest Finalist – Summer Salad Pie

Mid-Century Menu Contest Finalist – Summer Salad Pie

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By RetroRuth Ladies and Gentlemen! Boys and Girls! Mid-Century Aficionados of All Ages!  Let me present to you the first Finalist for the Worst Mid-Century Menu Contest: Miss Marwood and her horrible Summer Salad Pie! *Muted cheering. Some gagging* I know, I know.  I said I wasn’t going to start…

Happy Mid-Century Thanksgiving!!

Happy Mid-Century Thanksgiving!!

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I hope everyone is having a great turkey day, today.  I am chiling out with my folks, but I couldn’t help but post this awesome recipe I found in a cookbook recently. I love salads shaped like things!!!  Especially when a turkey salad has no turkey in it! Have a…