Betty Crocker's Do-Ahead Cookbook From the Freezer and the Refrigerator 1972 Vintage Cookbook

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Meet Betty Crocker's Do-Ahead Cookbook, a vintage gem published in 1972. This cookbook is a delightful guide to preparing meals in advance, reflecting the practical and innovative spirit of the time.

Key Features:

  •  The Golden Press binding ensures durability and ease of use, allowing the book to lay flat while you prepare your do-ahead delights.
  •  This cookbook offers a treasure trove of do-ahead recipes, from appetizers to desserts, making meal planning a breeze.
  •  Betty Crocker, a symbol of American homemaking, has guided practical and joyful cooking.
  • This book represents a community effort, compiling recipes from various sources to create a comprehensive do-ahead cooking guide.

  •  Ideal for busy families, holiday meal preparation, or anyone looking to simplify their cooking routine.
  • The book's design and illustrations capture the charm of the 1970s, and as a bonus, many recipes found within the cookbook have been left for your enjoyment.



Betty Crocker's Do-Ahead Cookbook is a culinary time-saver and a nostalgic treasure. Its blend of practicality, creativity, and vintage aesthetics makes it a must-have for cooks and collectors alike.

Explore the timeless charm of Betty Crocker with our specially curated collection of vintage Betty Crocker cookbooks. From classic recipes to nostalgic favorites, these cookbooks are a delightful glimpse into culinary history. Browse our Betty Crocker Cookbook Collection today and discover the joy of cooking with an icon. Happy cooking!


The vintage items I share with you have been previously owned and loved. They may show some wear, as is typical for vintage pieces.

Our Process

We source from local estate sales in the Great Lakes Bay Region, only purchasing the highest quality books.

After photos are shot, the book is immediately placed in a clear self-sealed bag, stored in a climate-controlled room for protection until you purchase.

When shipping, your book is double-bagged using kraft bubble mailer's for protection.

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