Franciscan Sisters’ Recipes Distributed at Encounter MKE 2014

Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity share favorite recipes that they distributed with samples to participants at to Encounter MKE on November 8, 2014.

Franciscan Sisters November8 youngadult recipes

Peanut Butter BrowniesFranciscan Sister Regina Rose and purple team member

1/2 Cup peanut butter

1/3 cup butter or margarine

1 cup sugar

1/4 cup brown sugar

2 eggs

1/2 teaspoon vanilla

1 cup flour

1/2 cup crushed walnuts or peanuts

1 teaspoon baking powder

1/4 teaspoon salt

1 cup semi-sweet chocolate pieces

Heat oven to 350 degrees. Cream peanut butter and butter. Add sugars gradually and beat until fluffy. Add eggs-one at a time-and beat after each addition. Add vanilla. Sift flour, baking powder and salt. Add to butter mixture and mix well. Stir in chocolate pieces. Spread mixture into a greased 9×9 baking pan. Bake for 30-35 minutes-do not over bake.

-St. Clare Convent

Seven Layer Bars

Melt 1/4 lb (1 stick) butter in 9×13 pan

Add in layers:

1 cup coconut

1 small package chocolate chips

1 small package butterscotch chips

1 cup chopped nuts

1 can Eagle Brand milk

Bake at 350 degrees for 25-30 minutes.

-St. Clare Convent


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