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The Basics. Garlic By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Culinary Entertaining Techniques Southern Entertaining Classic Italian Recipes RebeccaGordon Buttermilk Lipstick Southern Hostess Modern Southern Socials Game Day Entertaining Pastry Chef TV Cooking Personality Birmingham Alabama How To Cook With Garlic

The Basics: Garlic

Cooking Essentials The Technique Garlic Garlic has long been used in global cuisine but it also offers health benefits from fighting the common cold & flu to reducing blood pressure when consumed on a daily, consistent basis. It’s filled with manganese & vitamins C & B6. Garlic is closely related to onions, leeks & shallots, […]

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The Basics. Ground Beef By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Cooking Baking Tutorials Modern Southern Socials Game Day Entertaining RebeccaGordon ButtermilkLIpstick Southern Entertaining Southern Hostess How To Cook Ground Beef

The Basics: Ground Beef

Cooking Essentials  The Technique Ground Beef Ground beef has long been a family meal favorite. It pairs well with both tomato-based & cream sauces to produce rich & satisfying dinners. When purchasing beef, it’s generally priced according to the percentage of fat that has been used to prepare that particular batch. A package marked 80% […]

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The Basics. Pine Nuts Pignolias By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Culinary Entertaining Techniques Cooking Baking Tutorials Modern Southern Socials Game Day Entertaining Party Menus Southern Entertaining RebeccaGordon ButtermilkLipstick Southern Hostess TV Cooking Personality Pastry Chef Birmingham Alabama

The Basics: Pignolias

Cooking & Baking Essentials The Technique Pignolias Pine nuts have long been a staple in Mediterranean recipes. They may be served on antipasto platters with marinated cheese, roasted vegetables & bread or added to appetizer classics such as Rosemary-Pine Nut Olive Tapenade. Modern side dishes including Farro-Pine Nut Tabbouleh Salad & Kale-Orange Panzanella Salad benefit tremendously from them […]

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The Basics. Olive Oil By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Culinary & Entertaining Techniques Cooking Baking Tutorials Modern Southern Socials Game Day Entertaining Party Menus RebeccaGordon ButtermilkLipstick Southern Hostess Southern Entertaining Pastry Chef TV Cooking Personality Birmingham Alabama

The Basics: Olive Oil

Cooking Essentials  The Technique Olive Oil Olive oil offers good flavor & versatility when cooking & entertaining. It may be used to season dishes or sauté vegetables for soups, side dishes & entrees but it also may accompany homemade bread for dipping in place of butter. Extra virgin olive oil in particular has long been […]

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The Basics. Antipasto By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Culinary & Entertaining Techniques

Winter Entertaining: Antipasto

Winter Entertaining The Technique Antipasto A beautifully arranged collection of cured meats, cheeses, fruits, marinated vegetables, relishes & jam is a lovely way to get casual or elevated gatherings underway. Antipasto platters are designed to be served quite literally “before the meal”. They may be as simple or as lavish as you so please & […]

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Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick Southern Tailgating Entertaining Menu By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Football Party Recipes Crafts Appetizer Dips Flowers Southern Hostess Southern Entertaining Gameday Recipes Handcrafted Desserts Pastry Baking Tutorials Culinary Classics How To DIY Tailgate Party At Home Entertaining Ideas Birmingham Alabama TV Cooking Personality WBRC Fox 6 Birmingham

The Essential Guide To Classic Italian Recipes

Cooking Classics The Technique The Essential Guide To Classic Italian Recipes Getting family meals on the table that taste great & appeal to a wide variety of palates is no easy feat. However, with a bit of planning & forethought, you can create recipes & meals that may be prepared whether entertaining beckons or quality […]

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New Years Eve Hors d oeuvres Collection By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Culinary & Entertaining Techniques Cooking & baking Tutorials Modern Southern Socials Game Day Entertaining Southern Entertaining By Rebecca Gordon Southern Hostess Rebecca Kracke Gordon Pastry Chef TV Cooking Personality Birmingham Alabama

The New Year’s Eve Hors d oeuvres Collection

Holiday Entertaining Southern Socials  The New Year’s Eve Hors d oeuvres Collection A beautiful selection of cheeses, crudités, relishes & crackers is always a good appetizer to serve when entertaining. They may be arranged as luxurious offerings but a simple collection of items can be equally impressive. Choosing one cheese & preparing a variety of […]

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The Basics. Gruyere Cheese. Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick How To Use & Grate Gruyere Cheese In Recipes RebeccaGordon ButtermilkLipstick Southern Entertaining Southern Hostess Game Day Entertaining Modern Southern Socials Parties Holiday Entertaining Cooking With Gruyere Cheese

The Basics: Gruyère

Cooking Essentials The Technique Gruyère Gruyère cheese is widely known for its’ pungent taste notes when added to recipes. It imparts bold flavor to simple foods from potatoes & grits to pastas & sauces. Prepared from cow’s milk, gruyère contains about 40% fat & boasts Swiss origins. It’s a compact, hard cheese with semi-soft qualities […]

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Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick Southern Tailgating Entertaining Menu By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Football Party Recipes Crafts Appetizer Dips Flowers Southern Hostess Southern Entertaining Gameday Recipes Handcrafted Desserts Pastry Baking Tutorials Culinary Classics How To DIY Tailgate Party At Home Entertaining Ideas Birmingham Alabama TV Cooking Personality WBRC Fox 6 Birmingham

The Essential Christmas Dinner Entertaining Primer

Holiday Entertaining  Southern Socials The Essential Christmas Dinner Entertaining Primer  Hosting holiday gatherings offers endless menu possibilities. The selection of recipes should most certainly showcase seasonal produce coupled with traditional fare guests have grown to expect. Festive party fare filled with bold, fresh flavors that can be prepared ahead then chilled, baked, roasted or warmed […]

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Buttermilk Lipstick Tailgating Recipes. Charred Sweet Onion Dip By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Gameday Entertaining Party Recipes Football Dips Southern Tailgating Recipes Southern Hostess Rebecca Gordon Tailgate Party Ideas Appetizers Dips

Gamed Day Provisions 101: Charred Sweet Onion Dip

Game Day Entertaining  Starters Charred Sweet Onion Dip Classic football party dips with irresistible flavors make snacking during game time all the better. Charred Sweet Onion Dip features a foundation of Greek yogurt filled with fresh flavor & grilled onions. Serve it with a small batch of Salt & Pepper Potato Chips & offer them in hand crafted Tag Football Sacks […]

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