LOCAL FOOTBALL SCORING UPDATES PRESENTED BY THE HUNGRY HOBO:

Potato Coins -- Quad-Cities Online Recipe Book
Search Recipes

Submit a recipe
 

Appetizers:

Potato Coins

Comment on this recipe

Simple and Delightful.

Ingredients

2 pounds new potatoes
Seasoned salt
Sour cream
Desired toppings

Instructions

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Wash potatoes on a baking sheet and cover with aluminum foil. Bake 30 to 45 minutes or until tender. To serve, slice each potato crosswise into 1/4-inch thick slices. With a small spoon, scoop out a small portion of the center of each potato slice, creating a small cavity. Sprinkle potatoes with seasoned salt. Fill cavity with sour cream and any of the toppings listed below. Serve warm. Makes about 30 slices. Toppings: Red, gold or black caviar Crumbled bacon Chopped onion sauteed in butter Shredded cheeses Chopped green onion Fresh herbs

Kitty Walker
Princeton



Local events heading








  Today is Monday, Sept. 22, the 265th day of 2014. There are 100 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The board of education has granted Thursday as a holiday for the children, with the expectation that parents who desire to have their children attend the Scott County Fair will do so on that day and save irregularity the rest of the week.
1889 -- 125 years ago: The guard fence around the new cement walk at the Harper House has been removed. The blocks are diamond shape, alternating in black and white.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The Rev. R.B. Williams, former pastor of the First Methodist Church, Rock Island, was named superintendent of the Rock Island District.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Abnormally high temperatures and lack of rainfall in Illinois during the past week have speeded maturing of corn and soybean crops.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Installation of a new television system in St. Anthony's Hospital, which includes a closed circuit channel as well as the three regular Quad-Cities channels, has been completed and now is in operation.
1989 -- 25 years ago: When the new Moline High School was built in 1958, along with it were plans to construct a football field in the bowl near 34th Street on the campus. Wednesday afternoon, more than 30 years later, the Moline Board of Education Athletic Board sent the ball rolling toward the possible construction of that field by asking superintendent Richard Hennigan to take to the board of education a proposal to hire a consultant.






(More History)