Vintage Recipe Box Packed Full of Handwritten & Newspaper Recipes

Reading Vintage


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Uncover a treasure trove of culinary history with this charming Vintage Recipe Box, discovered in a kitchen cupboard at an estate sale. This unique piece is more than just a box; it's a collection of memories and flavors. Filled with handwritten recipes and newspaper clippings, each card and snippet offers a glimpse into the past, sharing secrets of kitchens long ago. Packed so full, its hard to close...oh the recipes waiting for you. 

Bonus: two vintage pamphlets tucked in!

Perfect for vintage enthusiasts and culinary collectors, this recipe box is a delightful addition to your home kitchen or collection. The box is in good shape for its age, carrying the charm and character of its previous life.

Four Key Features:

  1. A mix of handwritten recipes and newspaper clippings, each telling its own story.
  2. Adds a touch of nostalgia and warmth to any kitchen or collection.
  3. Discover recipes from past eras and add a historical flavor to your cooking.
  4. Organized by its previous owner, offering a fun and surprising journey through culinary history.


Good vintage condition, with typical signs of wear for a piece of its age.

Discover The Past:

This vintage recipe box is an invitation to explore and connect with the culinary traditions of the past. It's a chance to recreate old recipes and bring a piece of history into your modern kitchen. Let each recipe be a delightful discovery and a tribute to the cooks who have come before us.

Recommended Reading

Curious about the stories behind your vintage recipe box? Don’t miss our recommended read, "Vintage Recipe Box with Recipes: Perfect Nostalgia & Flavor!" Uncover the secrets of retro cooking and the history wrapped up in each handwritten recipe. It’s a quick, flavorful trip down memory lane, perfect for new and seasoned collectors alike. Get inspired!


The vintage items I share with you have been previously owned and loved. They may show some wear, as is typical for vintage pieces. Please use the pictures as a guide. If you have any questions or need more photos, feel free to ask.

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.

Reading Vintage offers Free Media Mail shipping on our books, valid only in the United States.

Have any questions?  Feel free to Contact me. Pam of Reading Vintage

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