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.

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Cooking Classics. Grits Casserole By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Culinary & Entertaining Brand Digital Culinary Photo Journalist Cooking & Baking Tutorials Editorial Director Pastry Chef Food Stylist Writer TV Cooking Personality Modern Southern Socials Holiday Entertaining Game Day Tailgating

Cooking Classics: Grits Casserole

Cooking Classics The Technique Classic Grits Casserole A good grits casserole is one a hostess can rely on for a number of occasions particularly when an early morning gathering is in order. It is the answer when feeding a crowd as it can be prepared a day or two ahead of time before baking & […]

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Cooking Techniques. Preparing Stone Ground Grits In A Slow Cooker. Morning Entertaining Solutions By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Culinary & entertaining Brand Digital Culinary Photo Journalist Cooking & Baking Tutorials Practical Culinary Techniques For Everyday Cooks Pastry Chef Writer Food Stylist Photographer Editorial Director TV cooking Personality Southern Hostess Game Day entertaining Modern Southern Socials

The Basics: Stone Ground Grits

Cooking Essentials The Technique Stone Ground Grits If there were ever a food that represents our rich Southern culture & heritage, it is most certainly grits. Grits are a simple food– made from dried whole kernel corn. The corn must be hard before the milling procedure can take place so it can either be left […]

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Cooking Classics. Country Ham With Red Eye Gravy By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Culinary & Entertaining Brand Cooking & Baking Tutorials Practical Culinary Techniques For Everyday Cooks Digital Culinary Photo Journalist Editorial Director Food Stylist Writer Pastry Chef TV Cooking Personality Modern Southern Socials Game Day Entertaining

Cooking Classics: Country Ham With Red Eye Gravy

Cooking Classics The Technique  Country Ham With Red Eye Gravy Smoked, dry salt cured & aged country hams have a distinctive flavor that make them an irresistible classic ideal for the breakfast table & beyond. They can be purchased in a variety of cooked & uncooked stages. Some are ready to be sliced & served […]

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The Essential Guide To Breakfast Classics

Cooking & Baking Essentials The Breakfast Table The Essential Guide To Breakfast Classics A new year signals an opportunity to learn how to hone your skills in the kitchen. Breakfast specialties are some of the most simple meals to prepare but knowing the proper techniques are key to achieving the desired results. Over the next […]

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New Year's Day Menu By Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick Culinary & Entertaining Brand Editorial Director Cooking & Baking Tutorials Digital Culinary Photo Journalist Editorial Director Food Stylist Pastry Chef Writer Modern Southern Socials Game Day Entertaining

Holiday Entertaining: New Year’s Day Gatherings

Holiday Entertaining  Southern Socials New Year’s Day Gatherings Celebrate the year ahead by offering guests traditional dishes filled with the comforting favorites southerners have come to expect on New Years Day. If luck is what you seek, Hoppin’ John featuring seasoned  black eyed peas served over rice will do the trick while many will opt for an […]

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Cooking Tutorials. Collard Greens By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Culinary & Entertaining Brand Digital Culinary Photo Journalist Classic Collard Greens. Cooking & baking Tutorials Practical Culinary Techniques For Everyday Cooks. Editorials Director Digital Culinary Photo Journalist Pastry Chef Food Stylist Writer Modern Southern Socials Game Day Entertaining

Cooking Classics: A Mess Of Greens

Cooking Classics The Technique Classic Collard Greens Well seasoned greens make the cooler months more bearable for southerners. The time & care a good cook takes to make certain they are prepared just so can be savored in the first taste. Classic Collard Greens are a long standing tradition served on New Year’s Day as […]

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Cooking Tutorials. How To Prepare Classic Collard Greens By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Culinary & Entertaining Brand Cooking & Baking Tutorials Practical Culinary Techniques For Everyday Cooks Editorial Director Digital Culinary Photo Journalist Pastry Chef Writer Food Stylist Modern Southern Socials TV Cooking Personality Game Day Entertaining

The Basics: Collard Greens

Cooking Essentials  The Technique Collard Greens Collard greens are a vegetable southerners can rely on in the winter months as they thrive in bright light & our moderate temperatures. If a cold snap does hit, the leaves can withstand the elements well below the freezing point & the taste, a little sweeter. Collard greens are […]

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Hoppin' John By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Culinary & Entertaining Brand Practical Culinary Techniques For Everyday Cooks Cooking & Baking Tutorials Pastry Chef Writer Food Stylist TV Cooking Personality Editorial Director Digital Culinary Photo Journalist Modern Southern Socials Game Day Entertaining

Cooking Classics: Hoppin’ John

Cooking Classics The Technique Hoppin’ John Hoppin’ John is a humble dish of cowpeas, dried local field peas, & rice originating from the Lowcountry. Traditionally, it was a prepared as a one dish meal that was a bit on the dry side however more modern renditions call for black eyed peas & instruct to serve […]

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