Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Mardi Gras Macaroni And Cheese


The front of this bright yellow card has a color photograph of the Mardi Gras Macaroni and Cheese "How to Give Exciting New Flavor to an Old Favorite" and the title in red and black on a white background in the upper right corner. Below the photograph is "Advertised in LIFE" in red and white to the left of "Secret is Lightning Quick Cheese Sauce made with Carnation Evaporated Milk." Below the recipe is a red, white and black can of Carnation Evaporated Milk and the Good Housekeeping Seal. The back is white and pink with "So Many Uses for Carnation Lightning Quick Cheese Sauce" in black and red above a black-and-white photograph of a gravy boat of sauce being poured over asparagus. on a plate beside meat and potatoes. Inset is the Good Housekeeping Seal with the recipe below on the pink background. In the lower right corner is a can of Carnation Evaporated Milk.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Carnation Milk

Publisher: Carnation Co. (Los Angeles, Calif.)

1945 (ca.)

12.7 x 7.6 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Mardi Gras Macaroni And Cheese. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

illustration of king running with tray of tarts


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