Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Mirro Fancy Cookies And Pastries


This pamphlet was included with the purchase of the Mirro Cooky Press. The front cover has color photographs of seven kinds of cookies and pastries on the right. On the left is the Mirro logo ("Mirro The Finest Aluminum") in yellow on a black background and framed in yellow and red above "Fancy Cookies and Pastries" in dark blue. " and directions" is at the bottom in white on a red background. The back cover and back end page have illustrations and descriptions of 40 Mirro products in dark blue separated by red lines. The front end page has an illustration of the cookie press to the left of "Fancy Cookies and Pastries Are Easy," followed by eight illustrated steps to using the Mirro press. Instructions on cleaning and preparation, including four "Do Not Do These" suggestions, precede recipes for tortes, cream puffs, eclairs, lady fingers, 15 kinds of cookies and cheese straws. There are also tips for tinting dough and decorating cookies. There are no page numbers.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Mirro

Publisher: Mirro Aluminum Co. (Manitowoc, Wis.)

1957 (ca.)

7.6 x 22.2 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Mirro Fancy Cookies And Pastries. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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