Pumpkin whoopie pies are made with two pumpkin and spice cookies with spiced buttercream filling sandwiched between them. A perfect fall treat!
Do the Amish celebrate Christmas? Yes, they do celebrate Christmas, although they do not celebrate Christmas in the typical American fashion. What are some of the Amish Christmas traditions?
What is Poor Man’s Steak? Imagine a thick juicy hamburger patty that has been dipped in flour, fried in butter, and then smothered in mushroom gravy. That pretty much sums up poor man’s steak. It is quite delicious served with mashed potatoes or noodles.
This delicious Amish cranberry salad is packed full of apples and fresh cranberries, along with jello and pineapples. It is quite yummy all by itself, or as a side with the turkey and dressing for your Thanksgiving feast.
Yumasetti is a delicious, creamy, Amish noodle casserole with ground beef and peas, and it is topped with toasted bread crumbles. Sometimes called Yumasetti or Yumasetta, it is a complete meal in one dish.
Amish fry pies are irresistible little hand-held pies that can be made with any kind of pie filling. They can be either fried or baked and are drizzled with a sweet glaze. They taste amazing and are so much fun to eat.
Peach delight is an amazing summery layered dessert featuring fresh peaches. It’s made with a graham cracker crust, a cream cheese and whipped cream layer, and topped with fresh peaches in a thickened jello sauce. Another one of our favorite family recipes.
A Dutch apple dumpling is a baked apple with cinnamon that is enclosed in a flaky crust and drizzled with homemade caramel sauce. Serve warm with ice cream. It’s an amazing dessert!
Pennsylvania Dutch corn fritters are similar to pancakes, but they are stuffed with delicious sweet corn and fried to a crispy golden brown. Corn fritters can be served for breakfast or as a side dish with any meal.
Amish pearl tapioca pudding is easy to make. It is a creamy, sweet, and comforting pudding with squishy pearls that are fun to eat. Another family favorite recipe!
Lancaster County is the oldest and one of the largest Amish communities. Many tourists visit this area every year to learn more about these fascinating and peculiar people. The Amish in Lancaster are unique in their dress style and are all part of the Old Order group.
Amish pumpkin custard pie has a creamy and delicious pumpkin custard filling. It is a family favorite and the best pumpkin pie ever!!