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Baking Classics: Coconut Macaroons

Baking Classics The Technique Coconut Macaroons Coconut macaroons are a rather simple treat ideal for a number of social celebrations. The most basic recipes are prepared with a combination of sweetened flaked coconut, egg whites & granulated sugar. Sometimes flour is tossed together with the coconut to coat it so that the egg whites cling […]

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Cooking & Baking Lessons Eggs By Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick Editor-In-Chief Southern Cooking Baking Entertaining & Tailgating Brand Pastry Chef Writer Food Stylist Photographer Editorial Director TV Cooking Personality Game Day entertaining Southern Hostess Modern Southern Socials Entertaining Pointers Practical Cooking Techniques With A Culinary Edge

The Basics: Eggs

Cooking & Baking Essentials How To Separate Eggs Eggs are such a valuable commodity in recipe applications. They play a vital role in cakes, pies, pastry cream & cookies by providing structure & stability. In savory applications, eggs step in as a binder for casseroles, a main course in frittatas & quiche as well as […]

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MIni Coconut-Key Lime Chess Pies By Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick Southern TV Cooking Personality Spring & Easter Entertaining Desserts Baby & Bridal Showers Birmingham Alabama Sports & Tailgating Party Ideas Tide & Tigers Today Game Day Hostess

Baking Classics: Mini Coconut-Key Lime Chess Pies

Baking Classics The Technique Mini Coconut-Key Lime Chess Pies Spring shower season marks the beginning of special celebrations between family & good friends. With much to fuss over from babies to blushing brides, delightful nibbles are certainly welcome guests at your signature social. Mini Coconut-Key Lime Chess Pies are a simple dessert that can be prepared quickly […]

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The Basics: Chantilly Cream

Cooking & Baking Essentials  The Technique Chantilly Cream Sweetened whipped cream makes any dessert simply shine. Strawberry shortcake, beautifully handcrafted pie slices & banana pudding wouldn’t fetch any compliments without billowy clouds floating over the surface of each. Chantilly Cream is simply sweetened whipped cream with a little vanilla extract added to it. It can […]

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The Basics: Fresh Citrus Zest

Cooking & Baking Essentials  The Technique How To Zest Fresh Citrus The thin outer portion of a piece of citrus holds such gold & when added to recipes, just a tiny bit can truly take it from ordinary to extraordinary. Removing the zest should be a quick process if the right tools are used & […]

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Baking Classics. Toasted Coconut Cake By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Culinary & Entertaining Brand Cooking & Baking Tutorials Editorial Director Digital Culinary Photo Journalist Pastry Chef Writer Food Stylist Game Day Entertaining Modern Southern Parties Southern Recipes How To Toast Coconut. Toasted Coconut Cake With Toasted Coconut-Cream Cheese Frosting

The Basics: Sweetened Flaked Coconut

Cooking & Baking Essentials The Technique Sweetened Flaked Coconut Spring is the perfect time of year to feature coconut in a variety of recipes for special occasions. Right out of the package, stir it into cake batters, pastry cream or frosting for a distinctive flavor. But to really give your signature creations a lift, lightly […]

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Basketball Madness: Peanut Butter Alley-Oop Bars

Basketball Game Entertaining College Playoff Tournament  Holding Court Community recreational activities. I signed up for them all. Jazz. Tap. Ballet. Step. Jazz-Tap. Tap-Ballet. Jazz-Tap-Ballet. Jazz-Step. Interpretive Dance. Ice Skating. Cheerleading… A host of additional dance related classes were just a few of the things my mother carted me to & fro until it was time […]

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The Basics: Cereal Bars

Cooking Essentials The Technique Cereal Bars The great thing about educators is that they love to plan & execute creative activity whether it be simple or complex. Betsy’s mom was an elementary school teacher & although I was never in her class, her presence was always close. She was like the house mom of the faculty. […]

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The Basics: Fresh Breadcrumbs

Cooking & Baking Essentials The Technique Fresh Breadcrumbs A humble trail of crumbs offers a cook endless recipe options in the kitchen & making your own is a smart way to use up any stray heels that may be looming in the bread box. French bread, Italian sandwich loaves & even a plain burger bun […]

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Baking Classics: Red Velvet Cheesecake Brownies

Baking Classics The Technique Red Velvet Cheesecake Brownies Blending two batters to make one pan of sweetness is more of a modern approach to baking. When we cannot decided between two favorite desserts, we usually get a little creative & merge them together to enjoy them both at the same time. Red Velvet Cheesecake Brownies […]

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