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Baking Classics: Peach Melba Crisp With Cornmeal Streusel

Baking Classics The Fresh Fruit Desserts Pass The Peach Melba, Please A short drive to Chilton County for fresh peach ice cream and a basket or two of the local specialty welcomes summer without effort in Alabama. Not too far behind are easy supper desserts that grace our tables. Sweetened fruit baked with crumbly toppings […]

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

The Basics: Buttery Crostini Toasts

Cooking & Baking Essentials How To Make Crostini Toasts Crispy, petite toasts are the perfect backdrop for an array of exciting flavor combinations. Fresh cheeses, jams, nuts, seasonal fruits & vegetables, pickled favorites & smoky meats kissed with a bit of saucy goodness are an invitation worth accepting on a breezy summer evening. Omit the butter […]

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Artisan Lifestyle: A Mississippi Culinary Revival

Made In Mississippi From fresh milk that comes from lovingly cared for cows to handcrafted concoctions filled with homemade goodness, folks in this rich, fertile region are joining together for a progressive approach to the future of our food. And the best part of all… they’re just waiting to share their craft and discoveries with you. Some of […]

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Spring Entertaining: Petite Bouquets

Spring Entertaining Southern Socials Petite Spring Bouquets Southerners rekindle personal courtships each & every spring with honeysuckle. For many, the delicate fragrance is reminiscent of childhood… catching fire flies at dusk or wrapping up one last game of TV tag with the other neighborhood kids before our moms call us in for the night. The sweetly scented […]

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Spring Entertaining: Southern Cheese Straws

Spring Entertaining Southern Socials Southern Cheese Straws Cheese straws are like an old friend, you instantly drop everything & make a bee line to greet them. Many times the nibbles are put out on side tables or with the beverages to enjoy before the main meal is served. A crisp snap & rich, buttery flavor make […]

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Spring Entertaining: Strawberry Shortcake Hat

Spring Entertaining Southern Socials Pretty Spring Celebrations Showers, derby parties, Mother’s Day & garden gatherings become a little sweeter when pound cake graces the menu. It has long been a welcome guest of year round southern celebrations & bridges the generation gap of trendy foods on beautifully set tables decade upon decade. From tomato aspic to congealed […]

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Spring Entertaining: Pretty Easter Basket Salads

Spring Entertaining Southern Socials A Glorious Easter Celebration A tisket. A tasket. A lovely salad in an Easter basket. Spring is perhaps the most ideal time for a fresh start. It’s a delicate point of transformation & new growth. It is, without a doubt, my very favorite time of the year. As you gather with friends & loved ones on […]

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Spring Entertaining: Garden Herb Chicken Salad

Spring Entertaining Southern Socials Our Grandmothers Made It Best Chicken salad holds a special place in southern born hearts conjuring a particular recipe prepared by someone very dear to them. Highly popular in the spring, the iconic dish proves to be both comforting & versatile. There are many varieties to try & love, each suiting a specific occasion […]

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Spring Entertaining: Fondant Honeysuckle Blooms

Spring Entertaining Southern Socials Company’s Coming When the sweet scent of honeysuckle perfumes breezy porches, you can’t help but smile a little knowing Spring is settling in to share all of its’ glorious freshly snipped gifts. Azalea, dogwood & hydrangea blossoms are soon to fall in line with perfect pitch. As the petals open so do our front doors. We […]

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Cooking Techniques. Eggs By Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick Culinary & Entertaining Brand Editorial Director Practical Culinary Techniques For Everyday Cooks Digital Culinary Photo Journalist Pastry Chef Writer Food Stylist TV Cooking Personality Modern Southern Socials Game Day Entertaining Cooking & Baking Tutorials

Spring Entertaining: Honeysuckle Wedding Cake Cookies

Spring Entertaining Southern Socials Drowning In A Sea Of Love When the cookie crumbles, eat it… and call in the reinforcements When I was a pastry chef, naturally colleagues requested pretty baked goods for showers, weddings and birthday celebrations. On one occasion, a hostess asked if I would handcraft 300 iced & decorated wedding cake cookies […]

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