Louisiana Liberation Party

hey y’all. today my family and some family-like friends are getting together to eat food, louisiana styles! it’s a Louisiana Liberation Party!

i thought i would share with you the recipes I found on the INTERNET, which I will be making today and then making other people eat.

First UP:
Country Club Salad — you might think you’re getting a salad when you read that name but you are in for a treat!

Name: Country Club Salad
Description: A holiday special.
Ingredients: 1 small package lemon jell-o
1-1/4 cup boiling water
1 can fruit cocktail, reserve the juice
2- 3oz packages cream cheese
1/2 pint whipping cream (whipped)
2 bananas
1 cup miniature marshmallows
Directions: Add water & reserved juice to the lemon Jell-O. Refrigerate until it becomes the consistency of egg whites. Beat in softened cream cheese to pea size. Add fruit cocktail , marshmallows & sliced bananas & fold in the whipped cream. Place in a 9″x13″ Pyrex dish or a mold. Refrigerate 2-3 hours until firm.
Oven Temp:
Created By: My Mom (not calhoun’s mom, but a Louisiana mom)

Next up:

[emphasis on FRITOS mine]
1 large bag Fritos corn chips
1 large can Chile con Carne
2 cans stewed tomatoes
1 can black olives
1 can green chiles (optional)
2 cans whole kernel corn
1 block cheddar cheese, grated
Toppers (optional):
sour cream
Pour the bag of Fritos into a 9×11 baking dish and set aside.

Place the rest of the ingredients, (including the juice from the corn only), except cheese, in a pot.

Heat thoroughly.

Pour on top of Fritos.

Cover top of chile mixture with cheese and bake in a 350°F oven until cheese is melted.

Top with a dollop of sour cream on each serving and Enjoy!

This is similar to a tamale pie.

Goes great with Spanish Rice and a green salad, but can be served just as a meal alone.

Note: Get creative! Change this recipe and make it your own.Try adding green onions, sautéed onions, cooked ground beef, etc.



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