Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

The Bran Chex Plan For Good Cooking


The front cover features a photo of bran muffins and raisin bran bread. Above the photograph, the title "The Bran Chex Plan For Good Cooking" is written in white and yellow lettering. The back cover is a chocolate color consisting of only a small photograph of a bowl of peaches and Wheat Chex. In the bottom right and left corners, the form number and printing information is listed in white lettering. The front end page is filled with paragraphs promoting the product Bran Chex. In the center of the page there is a box of Bran Chex along with the option to purchase three other recipe books that are available. The following inside pages consists of various recipes that utilize Bran Chex in them. The recipes are separated into five categories including Breakfast Treats, Breads, Main Dishes, Desserts, Cookies and Snacks. Each recipe includes all the ingredients needed plus step-by-step directions on how to prepare the given dish. There are color photographs throughout the entire pamphlet of different prepared dishes. Some of the photographed recipes include Blender Brancakes, Sour Cream Coffee Cake, Pantry, Peach Cobbler, Busy Day Biscuits, Batter Bran Bread, Boston Bran Bread, Blender Banana Bread, Stuffed Cabbage Rolls, Vegetable Meat Pie, Southern Pecan Pie and Goody-Goody Logs.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Ralston, Purina, Bran Chex, Rice Chex, and Wheat Chex

Publisher: Ralston Purina Co. (St. Louis, Mo.)

1970 (ca.)

25 p.

21.6 x 14 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: Permission is granted from the copyright owner/holder.


Citation: The Bran Chex Plan For Good Cooking. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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