About Rebecca Gordon

* Southern Born * Southern Bred * Tailgate Queen * Southern College Football Fanatic * SEC Tailgate Strategist * Southern Recipe Writer & Sometimes Novelist * Half-Hour Hostess * Media Personality * Houndstooth Hound Owner * Small Town Dreamer * Big Idea Doer * 3rd Generation Pimiento Cheese Fixer * Casserole Maker * Budweiser Drinker * Bourbon Cocktail Sipper * Peanut Butter Love Affair * Cookie Monster * Calorie Burner * Retainer of Useless Pop Culture One Liners * Terrible Dancer * Even Worse Singer but doesn't care * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * Rebecca Gordon shares over 20 years of cooking knowledge in the instructional filled original editorial content on Buttermilk Lipstick as well as the cooking class format videos that can be found on her YouTube channel through regular collaboration with numerous media outlets. Gordon draws from an extensive background in corporate publishing spanning over 13 years on both the business and editorial side focusing on women’s southern lifestyle. She is a classically trained pastry chef and draws from fine dining restaurant experience from a James Beard award winning chef as well as her southern roots upbringing to share cooking, entertaining & style content relevant to today’s modern woman.

Author Archive | Rebecca Gordon

Fresh Strawberry-Blueberry Hand Pies By Rebecca Gordon TV Cooking Personality Birmingham Alabama Editor-in-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Southern Hostess Pastry Chef Tailgating Expert Author Food Stylist Recipe Developer Sports Entertaining Tide & Tigers Today Tailgate Host WBRC Fox 6 Birmingham Alabama Original Craft & Party Ideas

Summer Entertaining: Strawberry-Blueberry Hand Pies

Summer Entertaining A Sun-Kissed Jubilee Fresh strawberries & blueberries shine bright when cooked with a smidgen of lemon & sweetness. Snuggled under a blanket of crisp, flaky pastry layers, you simply can’t go wrong. If you prefer homemade pastry with a smattering of fresh fruit, hand pies are for you. The Buttermilk-Cornmeal Pastry Dough serves as […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
Apple- Blueberry Hand pies By Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick Southern TV Cooking Personality Tailgating Expert Sports Entertaining Pastry Chef Writer Author Editor-in-Chief Tide & Tigers Today Tagate Host WBRC Fox 6 Birmingham Alabama Cooking Lessons How To Food & Craft Party Ideas

Summer Entertaining: Apple-Blueberry Fried Pies

Summer Entertaining Southern Fried Pies Deep fried pastry dough sandwiched with a small batch of fresh fruit jam means summer is in full swing. Your lips will want to capture every flaky crumb when you bite into these marvelous petite pies. And you know what? If they don’t, that’ll be a problem. By far, Apple-Blueberry Fried Pies […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

Good Day Alabama: Honey-Orange Buttermilk Pie

Summer Entertaining Sweetie Pie {Watch the How To video courtesy of WBRC Fox 6} Buttermilk pie is a southern classic known for its’ distinctively sweet taste. It bakes up like a rich custard & counterbalances the rustic pie crust beautifully. Most traditional recipes are filled with from the farm staples such as eggs, dairy & sugar […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

Summer Entertaining: Buttermilk Fudge Pie

Summer Entertaining Liberty A tiny little cottage much like the one described in the fairy tale, Hansel & Gretel, is where I first began honing my baking skills. The owner, a kind but eccentric artist, & his German wife had just moved back to the states with their two children to open the cafe. Culinary school […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
Essential Pie Crust Fluting Techniques By Rebecca Gordon Editor-in-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick TV Cooking Personality Birmingham Alabama Tailgating Expert Pastry Chef Author Food Stylist Recipe Development Southern Hostess Sports Entertaining Tide & Tigers Today Tailgate Host Raycom News Network WBRC Fox 6 Cooking Lessons Barbecue Pies

The Basics: Pie Crust Fluting Techniques

Cooking & Baking Essentials How To Flute Pie Crust Pretty, crimped crusts give your pies an undeniable edge & add effortless style instantly to your hand crafted creation. They also serve to anchor the crust by keeping it in place as opposed to sliding down the pie plate sides during baking. Three of the most […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
Lemon-Buttermilk Meringue Pie By Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick TV Cooking Personality Editor-in-Chief Pastry Chef Author Food Stylist Recipe Development Southern Hostess Sports Entertaining Tailgating Expert Tide & Tigers Today Tailgate Host Raycom News Network WBRC Fox 6 Cooking Lessons Birmingham Alabama

Summer Entertaining: Lemon-Buttermilk Meringue Pie

Summer Entertaining Troubleshooting Meringue Pie  Meringue pie is easy to prepare but there are things that can occur resulting in a less than perfect slice. If you encounter issues, a little troubleshooting can go a long way to ensure success. Unlike icebox pies that are generally spooned into crumb crusts & topped with sweetened whipped cream […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
Buttermilk-Cornmeal Pastry Dough By Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick Editor-in-Chief TV Cooking Personality Birmingham Alabama Writer Food Stylist Recipe Developer Author Pastry Chef Southern Hostess Tailgating Expert Tide & Tigers Today Tailgate Host Raycom News Network WBRC Fox 6 Cooking Lessons How To Original Food Crafts Recipes Sports Entertaining Pie Dough

The Basics: How To Make Pastry Dough

Cooking & Baking Essentials How To Make Pastry Dough Making homemade pie crust from scratch has almost become a lost art & quite possibly a bit intimidating. With prepared dough ready for cooks in the refrigerated grocery case, the convenience to pick up a box & unroll it into a pie plate is hard to […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
Old-Fashioned Southern Banana Pudding By Rebecca Gordon TV Cooking Personality Editor-in-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Pastry Chef Writer Food Stylist Recipe Developer Author Southern Hostess Birmingham Alabama Tailgating Expert Tide & Tigers Today Tailgate Host Sports Entertaining WBRC FOX 6 Raycom Sports News Network Cooking Lessons How To Original Recipes & Crafts BBQ Dessert How To Make Banana Pudding

Talk Of Alabama: Classic Banana Pudding

 Memorial Day Entertaining Classic Banana Pudding {Watch the videos courtesy of ABC 33/40 Talk Of Alabama} Banana pudding. If you’re looking for a conversation starter at the smoker just mention those two words. Meringue or sweetened whipped cream. Homemade pudding or from a mix with a few magical extras. Vanilla wafers or shortbread cookies. You can […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
How To Make Meringue Topping For Pies By Rebecca Gordon TV Cooking Personality Birmingham Alabama Buttermilk Lipstick Editor-in-Chief Writer Chef Author Food Stylist Recipe Development Cooking Lessons Southern Hostess Tide & Tigers Today Tailgating Host Raycom Sports Fox 6 WBRC Tailgating & Sports Entertaining Expert

The Basics: How To Make Meringue Topping For Pies

Cooking & Baking Essentials How To Make Meringue Topping For Pies  Mile high meringue is just plain good news. The sweet, light texture compliments a variety of our favorite desserts. In the case of lemon meringue pie, you can count on its’ airy ways to bridge the sharp flavor contrast between the citrus & the […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
Garden Seed Packet Party Favors By Rebecca Gordon Southern TV Cooking Personality Editor-in-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Pastry Chef Author Tailgating Expert Southern Hostess Writer Food Stylist Recipe Developer Tide & Tigers Today Tailgate Host Raycom Sports WBRC Fox 6 Birmingham Alabama Spring Entertaining Original Food & Craft Ideas Sports Entertaining

Spring Entertaining: Garden Seed Packet Party Favors

Spring Entertaining Garden Seed Packet Party Favors A party favor is a lovely way to send guests on there way after a fun get together & you can create a little magic with a simple packet of garden seeds. Replicate some of the fresh herbs & vegetables served in the recipes at the event to […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }