Archive | recipe box RSS feed for this section

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 […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
How To Make Fried Tomatoes By Rebecca Gordon TV Cooking Personality Buttermilk Lipstick Southern Recipe Classic Old Fashioned cornmeal Old Bay rebeccagordon buttermilklipstick tailgate party food

The Basics: Fried Green Tomatoes

Cooking Essentials Fried Green Tomatoes Sultry summer superstars ready for their debut with a classic hot oil treatment. Fried green tomatoes have long been a summer treat. This recipe uses basic pantry staples much like your grandmother would have made them. Frying the coated tomatoes in a well seasoned cast iron skillet further enhances the […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 1 }
lady peas rebecca gordon buttermilklipstick

The Basics: Fresh Lady Peas

Cooking Essentials What To Do With Fresh Lady Peas Relish them. You see them at your local farm stand… go ahead & pick some up. When lady peas come into season, the possibilities are endless as to what you can do with them. These small field peas are more tender & sweeter than others in the family […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
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 […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 4 }
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 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 but good. Sour Cream […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 1 }
Easy Chocolate Layer Cake Rebecca Gordon Tailgate Buttermilk Lipstick rebeccagordon buttermilklipstick

Baking Classics: Buttermilk Chocolate Layer Cake

Baking Classics Butter. Buttermilk. Chocolate. Cake. Coffee… A lot of passion represented. Our grandmother’s are the very best cake makers. Many times simple layer cakes were prepared for humble occasions. 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 […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 2 }
The Recipe Box. Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick Southern Hostess

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! […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
Lemon Poppy Seed Cookies with Buttermilk Glaze RebeccaGordon ButtermilkLIpstick

Valentine’s Day: Southern Conversation Cookies

Valentine’s Day The Cookies Pure Sweetness A timeless southern tea bread gets a simple makeover in these irresistible sugar cookie cut-outs. Conversation candies set the tone for these seasonal sweetheart treats. Lemon-Poppy Seed Cookies starts with a small batch dough so be certain to stop the mixer often to scrape down the sides of the bowl with […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 4 }