Barry’s Forgotten Recipes: Cookies Category (27 recipes)

Mother and Daughter Baking in the Kitchen

Rediscover the smells and tastes of your ancestors’ kitchen.

Barry’s Forgotten Recipes is about sharing cookbooks and recipes of our ancestors. From generation to generation, family and friends came together for the main meal of the day and for conversation. Renew the powerful memories of smell, taste, and sharing food.  Remember the traditions that linked generations.

Recipes in this sampling represent over 50 cookbooks from 1832 to 1928 and are represented exactly as they were presented in in the original cookbook.  No correction has been made for grammar, spelling, or punctuation. The recipes are provided for your enjoyment. If you choose to try any recipes, you do so at your own risk without guarantee of satisfaction.

Search suggestions: Barry’s Forgotten Recipes are organized by category. When you click on a category, you will be presented with recipes.  There are three ways to view the recipes:

  1. Click on the listing below and you will be taken to the recipe.
  2. Scroll and page through recipes in the desired category.
  3. In the search box, enter key ingredient (Example: lobster or oatmeal) or type of dish (Example: casserole or turnovers) for which you are looking and click search.  You will be presented with list of options.

Category Recipes

  1. Recipe: Animal Cookies
  2. Recipe: Barley Molasses Cookies
  3. Recipe: Bran Drop Cookies
  4. Recipe: Chocolate Cookies
  5. Recipe: Chocolate Cookies
  6. Recipe: Christmas Elves
  7. Recipe: Cocoanut Cookies
  8. Recipe: Cocoanut Cookies
  9. Recipe: Cream Cookies
  10. Recipe: Crisp Ginger Cookies
  11. Recipe: Crumb Cookies
  12. Recipe: Favorite Cookies
  13. Recipe: Filled Cookies
  14. Recipe: Filling for Cookies
  15. Recipe: French Lemon Cookies
  16. Recipe: Fruit Cookies
  17. Recipe: Ginger Cookies
  18. Recipe: Gingerbread Men
  19. Recipe: Honey Cookies
  20. Recipe: New York Cookies
  21. Recipe: Oatmeal Cookies
  22. Recipe: Oatmeal Drops
  23. Recipe: Rasin Drop Cookies
  24. Recipe: Soft Chocolate Cookies
  25. Recipe: Soft Cinnamon Cookies
  26. Recipe: Soft Cookies
  27. Recipe: Sour Cream Cookies