The holidays for June 16th

The holidays for June 16th, 2019 are:
Bloomsday
Family Awareness Day
Father’s Day
Fresh Veggies Day
Husband Caregiver Day
International Day of the African Child
Ladies’ Initiated in Baseball Day
National Fudge Day
National Turkey Lovers’ Day
National Vinegar Day
No Orange Clothes Day
Trinity Sunday
Wish Fulfillment Day
World Sea Turtle Day

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Banana doughnuts

Banana Doughnuts
3 cups solid shortening or peanut oil
4 cups all-purpose flour
3/4 cup sugar
4 teaspoons baking powder
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon nutmeg
1/4 cup butter
1 cup ripe bananas, mashed
2 eggs, well beaten
Topping:
3/4 cup sugar
2 teaspoons cinnamon
In deep-fat fryer, heat oil to 375 degrees. In a large bowl, mix flour, sugar, baking powder, salt, 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon and nutmeg. Cut in butter. Make a well in the center and add the bananas and eggs; mix well. Mix by hand because the dough is heavy. Turn out onto a lightly floured board and roll to 1/2 inch thickness. Cut with 2 1/2 inch doughnut cutter. Deep-fry until golden brown. Drain on absorbant paper. Combine Topping ingredients and dip warm doughnuts into mixture.
Makes 22 doughnuts.

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Chicken rice casserole

Chicken Rice Casserole
1 (10 1/2 ounce) can cream of mushroom soup
2 (10 1/2 ounce) cans cream of chicken soup
1 1/3 cups nonfat dry milk, prepared
1/2 package dry onion soup mix (stir contents well before dividing)
1 cup white or brown rice
2 pounds chicken breasts, skinned and de-fatted
Combine all ingredients, except chicken. Place in a 9 by 13 inch pan greased with butter substitute. Lay chicken pieces on top. Pepper chicken as desired and bake at 350 degrees for 2 hours.

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Tamale pie

Tamale Pie
3/4 cup cornmeal
1 1/2 teaspoons salt
3 cups boiling water
1 onion, chopped
1 tablespoon oil
1 pound ground beef
2 cups tomatoes
Dash of cayenne pepper or 1 green pepper, well chopped
1 1/2 teaspoons salt
Grease baking pan; set aside. Make a mush by stirring cornmeal and 1 1/2 teaspoons salt into boiling water. Cook in double boiler for 45 minutes. Brown onion in oil; add chopped meat and stir until no longer pink. Add tomatoes, pepper and 1 1/2 teaspoons salt. Put a layer of mush into prepared baking pan, add seasoned meat and cover with mush. Bake at 350 degrees for 30 minutes

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