Cheap Recipe Blog

Retro recipes

These retro recipes will bring you back to the 60s, 70s, and 80s!

Times have changed MAJORLY when it comes to what people make at home, now versus 40 or 50 years ago. Want some evidence? Pick up a cookbook from 1975. You’ll see.

But there are a lot of old recipes out there that deserve to be looked at again. Start with the ribbon sandwiches. These pretty layered sandwiches are filled with different sandwich spreads, and cut into thin slices.

The chipped beef on toast is a recipe that doesn’t get much modern love, but it’s simple and can be made deliciously – despite it’s unappetizing nickname.

The no-bake chocolate oatsies are a delicious little cookie that can be made quickly and easily.

The mock angel food cake is a great cake recipe if you want angel food cake but don’t have enough eggs on hand.

Have fun exploring these vintage recipes. You might find a new favorite!