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Red River Valley Fair
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Richard A. Burckhard
Michael L. King
Kip J. Johnson
Dennis D. Keblar
Ralph M. Peterson
August 23, 2016
Almost 1,000 gather in memory of murdered Watkins 5-year-old girl
WATKINS, Minn—Hundreds of people, perhaps a thousand, attended a candlelight vigil Tuesday night in memory of 5-year-old Alayna Ertl. They...
August 23, 2016 - 11:22pm
August 21, 2016
Autopsy shows homicidal violence cause of Minnesota girl's death
BRAINERD, Minn.—A 25-year-old man suspected of abducting and killing a family friend's 5-year-old daughter Saturday is jailed in a central...
August 21, 2016 - 1:44pm
November 18, 2010
BEST WHITE CAKE
1 package white cake mix 1 tsp. Watkins Vanilla Extract 1 tsp. Watkins Butter Extract 1/4 tsp. Watkins Coconut Extract 1/8 tsp. Watkins Lemon Extract Prepare cake mix as directed on the box and add all the above extracts to the batter. Bake as directed on the box. You can flavor...
November 18, 2010 - 2:37pm
SWEETENED WHIPPED CREAM "CRÈME CHANTILLY"
1 cup heavy whipping cream 2 - 4 tbsp. confectioner's sugar (depends on desired sweetness) 1 tsp. Watkins Double Strength Vanilla Chill bowls and beaters. Beat the cream in the chilled bowl until it thickens. Add the confectioner's sugar and vanilla. Beat until stiff. Makes 2...
November 18, 2010 - 2:35pm
FIVE MINUTE MUG CAKE
4 tbsp. flour 4 tbsp. granulated sugar 2 tbsp. Watkins Baking Cocoa 1 egg 3 tbsp. milk 3 tbsp. Watkins Original Grapeseed Oil 3 tbsp. chocolate chips Splash of Watkins Vanilla Large microwavable coffee mug Mix the dry ingredients in the mug. Add the wet ingredients and stir....
November 18, 2010 - 2:34pm
CHOCOLATE PECAN CARAMELS
1 cup butter, softened 1 1/2 cups pecans, coarsely chopped 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips 2 cups brown sugar, packed 1 cup light Karo syrup 1/4 cup water 1 can sweetened condensed milk 1 tsp. Watkins Vanilla 1 tsp. Watkins Caramel Extract Line a 9"x13" pan with foil. Spray...
November 18, 2010 - 1:46pm
November 17, 2010
1/4 cup fresh or frozen raspberries 3 tbsp. Shaklee Soy Protein 1 cup milk 1/2 cup vanilla ice cream 1 tbsp. honey 1/2 tsp. vanilla Mix in blender until smooth.
November 17, 2010 - 3:54pm
1 cup cran-apple juice 1/2 cup frozen strawberries 1/2 banana 2 tbsp. Shaklee Soy Protein 1 ice cube 1 tbsp. crushed pineapple or 1/2 fresh apple Mix in blender until smooth.
November 17, 2010 - 3:54pm
1 1/2 cups water 1/2 cup Watkins Meat Magic 2 tbsp. Watkins Beef Soup Base 2 tbsp. Watkins Onion Soup Base 1 tbsp. Watkins Onion Flakes Combine all ingredients and simmer gently for 30 minutes. Serve with roast.
November 17, 2010 - 3:53pm
HOT MULLED PUNCH
3/4 cup brown sugar 1/4 tsp. Watkins Sea Salt 1/2 tsp. Watkins Ground Cloves 1/4 tsp. Watkins Nutmeg 2 cups cranberry sauce (jelly) 4 cups unsweetened pineapple juice 1 cup water 1/2 tsp. Watkins Cinnamon 1/4 tsp. allspice Additional 3 cups water Combine brown sugar, salt,...
November 17, 2010 - 3:52pm
HOT FIESTA DIP
1 pound hamburger 1 cup sour cream 1 cup shredded cheese 5 tbsp. Watkins Fiesta Dip Mix 3/4 cup water Brown hamburger and drain. Add meat back into pan and add water and 2 tbsp. of Fiesta Dip Mix. Simmer until the liquid is reduced. Place the meat in a small slow cooker or pan....
November 17, 2010 - 10:54am
CARAMEL APPLE DIP
8 ounces cream cheese 1/3 cup brown sugar 1 tsp. Watkins vanilla 1/2 tsp. Watkins Caramel Extract Mix all ingredients together with a mixer. Serve with apples. It is also good on bagels.
November 17, 2010 - 10:52am