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Baking Classics: Bourbon-Pecan Chocolate Pound Cake

Baking Classics The Technique Bourbon-Pecan Chocolate Pound Cake Stunning holiday desserts need not be complicated & cakes prepared in tube pans offer a simplicity in preparation as well as a vast number of ways in which they can be garnished for special celebrations. With a little creativity, lovely serving options are endless. Bourbon-Pecan Chocolate Pound […]

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Baking Tutorials. Classic Cheesecake With Sugared Fresh Cranberries By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Editorial Director Culinary & Entertaining Brand Digital Culinary Photo Journalist Pastry Chef Writer Food Stylist TV Cooking Personality Game Day Entertaining Modern Southern Socials

Holiday Entertaining: Christmas Dessert Garnishes

Holiday Entertaining Southern Socials Christmas Dessert Garnishes Beautiful holiday sweets deserve simple yet eye-catching garnishes to make memorable gatherings more festive & special. Fresh fruits slices, berries, herbs & chocolate curls are festive ways to dress homemade confections. Line sprigs of rosemary & thyme around the base of cake stands. The greenery not only adds […]

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Cooking & Baking Tutorials: Fresh Cranberries By rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Culinary & Entertaining Brand Practical Culinary Techniques For Everyday Cooks Editorial Director Digital Photo Journalist Pastry Chef Food Stylist Writer TV Cooking Personality Game Day Entertaining Modern Southern Socials

The Basics: Cranberries

Cooking & Baking Essentials  How To Garnish Holiday Cocktails Cranberries From mid-September through the holidays, fresh cranberries emerge at their peak offering bold color & fresh taste to an array of our seasonal recipe favorites. Nothing quite beats the distinctive flavor & texture of a freshly prepared Cranberry-Lemon Relish on a plate of traditional Thanksgiving […]

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Baking Tutorials. Triple Chocolate Cheesecake Bars By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Culinary & Entertaining Brand Digital Culinary Photo Journalist Editorial Director Baking & Pastry Tutorials Pastry Chef Food Stylist TV Cooking Personality Game Day Entertaining Modern Southern Socials

The Basics: Chocolate Ganache

Cooking & Baking Essentials The Technique Chocolate Ganache Chocolate ganache can be prepared a variety of ways & used in many applications in the bake shop. When you learn how to use the ratios, many fine confections can be handcrafted in your very own kitchen. This particular type of ganache is perfect for finishing applications […]

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Baking Tutorials. How To Melt Chocolate For Recipe Applications By Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick Culinary & Entertaning Brand

The Basics: Chocolate

Cooking & Baking Essentials How To Melt Chocolate  Chocolate Chocolate morsels are ideal for melting as no additional prep work is needed before using them. Just be certain to start with a quality brand for the best results. Conversely, chocolate can be chopped using a chef knife from a larger bar. The important note is […]

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

Baking Classics: Cheesecake

Baking Classics The Technique Classic Cheesecake When festive gatherings deserve a special dessert, Classic Cheesecake is always appropriate as it can be elevated during the holidays for beautiful presentations & guests will certainly feel you have outdone yourself. It is the ideal backdrop to showcase a variety of fresh fruit selections or homemade sauces compliment this simple dessert instantly. There […]

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Cooking Tutorials: Bourbon Pecan Praline Sauce. How To Make Caramel Sauce By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Culinary & Entertaining Brand Cooking & Baking Tutorials Practical Culinary Techniques For Everyday Cooks Editorial Director Digital Culinary Photo Journalist Food Stylist Pastry Chef Game Day Entertaining Modern Southern Socials TV Cooking Personality

Cooking Classics: Bourbon Praline Sauce

Cooking Classics The Technique Bourbon Praline Sauce Once a basic Caramel Sauce has been established, Bourbon Praline Sauce can emerge. The iconic flavors of the traditional praline candy can be found in this delightful sauce complete with a little festive spirit. It can be used to highlight a variety of your favorite confections from Buttermilk […]

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The Basics. Caramel Sauce By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk LIpstick Culinary & Entertaning Brand Practical Cooking & Baking Techniques For Everyday Cooks Editorial Director Digital Culinary Photo Journalist Pastry Chef Food Stylist Writer Game Day Entertaining Modern Southern Socials

The Basics: Caramel Sauce

Cooking & Baking Essentials The Technique Caramel Sauce Caramel Sauce is one of those treats that no one can seem to resist. It’s important to use quality ingredients in order to make one with exceptional taste. Basically, caramel is a sugar & water solution that is cooked until the liquid evaporates & the sugar syrup […]

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

The Basics: Pecans

Cooking & Baking Essentials How To Toast Pecans Pecans From September through November, the pecan harvest is underway & just in time for some of our favorite recipe applications. The warm, toasty notes bridge the seasons with end of summer fruit selections as found in Crowning Jewel Bourbon-Pecan Peach Pie so that they can then stand alone […]

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Baking Tutorials: How To Make Pumpkin Bread By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Culinary & Entertaining Brand Practical Baking & Pastry Techniques For Everyday Cooks Cooking & Baking Tutorials Editorial Director Digital Culinary Photo Journalist Pastry Chef Writer TV Cooking Personality Game Day Entertaining Modern Southern Socials

Baking Classics: Pumpkin-Pecan Crunch Coffee Cake

Baking Classics The Breakfast Table Pumpkin-Pecan Crunch Coffee Cake Holiday baking wouldn’t be complete without a little pumpkin pie spice. The warm scent generally used for pie making comes in handy for a variety of festive treats. If you find yourself in a bind, the blend can be whipped up quickly with items you may […]

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