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

Cooking Lessons How To Blanch Green Beans By rebecca gordon buttermilk lipstick southern hostess editor-in-chief southern tailgating cooking entertaining lifestyle brand pastry chef author food stylist photographer tv cooking personality writer fox 6 contributor birmingham alabama

Cooking Classics: Lemon-Thyme Green Beans

Cooking Classics From The Garden Green Beans Green beans are a reliable side dish staple that pair well with just about anything on the menu whether it’s a weeknight supper or a lovely meal fit for a southern social. Their vibrant color & crisp snap when cooked properly offer exciting texture on the plate taking […]

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Summer Entertaining. Barbecue Shrimp By Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick Southern Hostess Cooking Lessons TV Cooking Personality Editor-In-Chief Southern Cooking Entertaining & Tailgating Brand Pastry Chef Author Writer Talent Editorial Director Food Stylist Photographer Fox 6 Contributor Birmingham Alabama

Summer Entertaining: Barbecue Shrimp

Summer Entertaining Southern Socials In The Evening Summer invites a welcome slower pace of living so hosting friends in your home or on the patio should certainly mimic that same mindset. Barbecue Shrimp can be prepared quickly on the stovetop for a speedy meal. For a burst of added flavor, use the zest of the lemon […]

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Hot Sauce Deviled Eggs By Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick TV Cooking Personality Editor-in-Chief Pastry Chef Birmingham Alabama Food Stylist Tailgating Expert Southern Hostess Sports Entertaining Tide & Tigers Today Tailgate Host Raycom News Network WBRC Fox 6 Cooking Lessons Original Recipes Party Ideas Food Crafts Recipe Development How To Boil Eggs How To Peel Hard Cooked Eggs

Southern Favorite: Hot Sauce Deviled Eggs

Southern Favorite The Sides Potluck Perfect Deviled eggs are a gem any time of the year. Serve them with summer barbecue, chicken salad & crackers or with a pimiento cheese sandwich for a tasty lunch. This recipe can be prepared quickly without much thought. Give them a try as I’m sure you’ll like them a […]

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Simple Style: Garden Party Essentials

Simple Spring Style 1.) Elum Designs Mums Stationery Set 2.) Weber Grill 3.) Kate Spade Picnic Floral Delacorte Watch 4.) Shoshanna Francesca Sheath 5.) Serena & Lily Butterfly Chair 6.) Oscar de la Renta Floral Necklace 7.) Pink Flamingos  8.) Melamine Tray 9.) OXO Herb Scissors The Tune “Garden Party” Ricky Nelson Be sweet.

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Sour Cream Mashed Potatoes By Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick Editor-in-Chief Birmingham Alabama Pastry Chef Author Tailgating Expert Writer Southern Hostess Cooking Lessons How To Tide & Tigers Today Tailgating Host Raycom News Network WBRC Fox 6 Sports Entertaining Food Stylist Entrepreneur

The Basics: Mashed Potatoes

Cooking Essentials How To Make Mashed Potatoes Sour Cream Mashed Potatoes Mashed potatoes are a comforting addition to many of our favorite main dish foods. Country fried steak, meatloaf & fried chicken pair perfectly with the popular icon. This classic, easy side can be made by following my step by step instructions. They’re certainly simple […]

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Simple Style: Fresh Scallops

Catch Them Before They re Gone 1.) Nanette Lepore Scallop Runway Clutch 2.) Chloe Ballet Flats 3.) Pique Scalloped Shams 4.) Gianna Rose Peacock Soaps 5.) Trina Turk Embroidered Pillow 6.) Scalloped Craft Punch 7.) Recipe Box 8.) Martha Stewart Scalloped Cake Stand and Dome 9.) Kate Spade Ikeda Collar Necklace The Tune “Sara” Stevie Nicks & […]

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Baking Tutorials: How To Make A Chocolate Layer Cake By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Culinary & Entertaining Brand Practical Culinary Techniques For Everyday Cooks Editorial Director Digital Culinary Photo Journalist Pastry Chef Food Stylist Modern Southern Socials Game Day Entertaining TV Cooking Personality Writer

Baking Classics: Buttermilk Chocolate Cake

Baking Classics The Technique Buttermilk Chocolate Cake  Our grandmother’s are the very best cake makers. Many times simple layer cakes were prepared for humble occasions as dessert was indulged in regularly after supper & on a weeknight no less. The entire family would sit patiently for the first slice to be cut at the table much like […]

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The Recipe Box. Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick Southern Hostess Editor In Chief Southern Culinary & Entertaining Brand

Recipe Fundamentals… Etc

I’m an artisan home cook. You’ll find some quick recipes here, but sometimes, your cooking needs a little heart and time to make it taste good, even when it’s the most basic of recipes. Have you ever heard the saying, you have to love the food in order for it to taste good— it’s so true! […]

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Simple Style: Black & White

Black & White Style 1.) Foo Dog Table Lamp 2.) Salt Eyeglasses 3.) Hamilton Beach Coffee Grinder {how serious cooks grind pepper} 4.) Lihit Memo Pad 5.) Z Gallery Portofino Pavilion 6.) Kate Spade Handbag 7.) Kate Spade Bow Belt 8.) Rustoleum {instant lacquer-looking finish} 9.) Tory Burch Fox Loafer The Tune “Four Seasons” Vivaldi […]

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Simple Style: Chocolate Mint

Scoop These Pretties Up 1.) DL Rhein Zebra Chocolate Pillow 2.) Marc by Marc Jacobs Army Watch 3.) Diane Von Furstenberg Bikini 4.) Essie Nail Polish in Pretty Edgy 5.) John McLeod Walnut Cutting Board 6.) Elena Mint Ring by Towne & Reese 7.) Callebaut Couveture 8.) Mrs. Meyer’s Hand Soap 9.) Mary McDonald’s Empire Stripe […]

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