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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. Triple Chocolate Cheesecake Bars By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Culinary & Entertaining Brand Practical Culinary Techniques For Everyday Cooks Editorial Director Digital Culinary Photo Brand Pastry Chef Writer Game Day Entertaining Modern Southern Socials TV Cooking Personality

Baking Classics: Triple Chocolate Cheesecake Bars

Baking Classics The Dessert Bar Triple Chocolate Cheesecake Bars  Cookie crumbs topped with a layer of bittersweet chocolate cheesecake & finished with a sheet of indulgent ganache, Triple Chocolate Cheesecake Bars are the ideal casual dessert to offer guests during the holidays. Although traditional cheesecakes are baked in springform pans, this decadent one pan cake […]

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Chocolate Pecan Chess Tartlets By Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick TV Cooking Personality Editor In Chief Pastry Chef Author Sports Entertaining Tailgating Expert Birmingham Alabama Tailgate Host Tide & Tigers Today WBRC Fox 6 Cooking Lessons

Game Day Provisions 101: Chocolate-Pecan Chess Tartlets

Game Day Entertaining  Sweet Thing Boogie Bites When rocking around the clock works up an appetite post game win, a short stack of petite pies cut in for a sweet surprise. The good news is that there’s no need to slice or portion a thing so guests can cha-cha their way to the table & […]

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May Pole Cupcakes By Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick Southern TV Cooking Personality Birmingham Alabama May Day Celebrations Spring Entertaining Showers Parties Sports Entertaining Tailgating Expert Cooking Lessons Pastry Chef Tide & Tigers Today Tailgating Host Raycom Sports WBRC Fox 6

Spring Entertaining: Maypole Cupcakes

Spring Entertaining May Day Festivals  The May Day gatherings of yesteryear with little girls in pretty dresses & boys in seersucker shorts, matching vests & blazers marked a celebration of Spring with the promise of delightful, warm days ahead. The outdoor party featured a maypole in which brightly colored ribbons were suspended at the top & […]

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Chocolate Sour Cream Cupcakes By Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick Southern TV Cooking Personality Birmingham Alabama Spring Entertaining Party Ideas & Recipes Sports Entertaining Tailgating Expert Tide & Tigers Today Tailgating Host Raycom Sports WBRC Fox 6 Pastry Chef Cooking Lessons Baking Expert

The Basics: Chocolate Cupcakes

Cooking & Baking Essentials How To Make Chocolate Cupcakes From Scratch Cupcakes seem innocent enough but sometimes they can be a bit tricky to pull off from scratch. Many layer cake recipes make the claim that they can easily convert into two dozen magical little cakes by portioning the batter into two paper-lined {12-cup} muffin […]

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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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The Basics: Chantilly Cream

Cooking & Baking Essentials  How To Make 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 […]

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Baking Tutorials: How To Make A Chocolate Layer Cake 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 Food Stylist Modern Southern Socials Game Day Entertaining TV Cooking Personality Writer

Baking Classics: Buttermilk Chocolate Cake

Baking Classics The Technique Buttermilk Chocolate Cake  Our grandmother’s are the very best cake makers. Many times simple layer cakes were prepared for humble occasions as dessert was indulged in regularly after supper & on a weeknight no less. The entire family would sit patiently for the first slice to be cut at the table much like […]

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The Recipe Box. Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick Southern Hostess

Recipe Fundamentals… Etc

I’m an artisan home cook. You’ll find some quick recipes here, but sometimes, your cooking needs a little heart and time to make it taste good, even when it’s the most basic of recipes. Have you ever heard the saying, you have to love the food in order for it to taste good— it’s so true! […]

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