Basic Vanilla Cake Homemade Vanilla Cake Southern Layers Cakes. How To Make Classic Vanilla Butter Cake By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Southern Hostess TV Cooking personality Pastry Chef Birmingham Alabama Publisher Author Baking Birthday Cake Vanilla Bakery Cake Baking Cake Tutorial Buttercake

The Basics: Classic Vanilla Butter Cake

Baking Essentials The Technique Classic Vanilla Butter Cake Our backyard magically became a carnival one July afternoon in about 4th grade or so when I planned my younger sister’s birthday party complete with a themed layer cake. My siblings & a few of the neighborhood kids manned face painting & go-fishing prize booths but what […]

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How To Make American Buttercream By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Southern Hostess

The Basics: American Buttercream

Cooking & Baking Essentials The Technique American Buttercream A good frosting recipe that you can count on for a number of occasions should be in every recipe box. They often times serve to springboard creativity in the kitchen when a baker feels inspired to experiment with new techniques & flavors. Buttermilk, coconut milk & whipping […]

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Baking Classics: Peach Melba Crisp With Cornmeal Streusel

Baking Classics The Technique Peach Melba Crisp 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 are a wonderful way […]

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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 The Technique Buttery 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: Fondant Honeysuckle Blooms

Spring Entertaining Southern Socials Fondant Honeysuckle Blooms 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 […]

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Christmas Cookies Cakes & Baked Goods. Baking & 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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The Big Game Entertaining With Sprouts Farmers Market

Fantastic Football Sunday Celebrate The Big Game With Our Winning Formula look no further than Sprouts Farmers Market for all of your game day recipes & grocery needs I’m pleased to partner with Sprouts for a game plan fit for a 50-yard line celebration that’s easy, fun & full of delicious fan fare. First, be sure […]

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