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Baking Classics. Derby Tartlets By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Culinary & Entertaining Techniques Cooking & Baking Tutorials Editorial Director Digital Culinary Photo Journalist TV Cooking Personality Pastry Chef Writer Food Stylist Game Day Tailgating Modern Southern Socials & Entertaining Parties

Baking Classics: Derby Tartlets

Baking Classics The Technique Derby Tartlets Derby day wouldn’t be complete without serving a chocolate nut pie. The classic dessert originating from Kerns Kitchen in Prospect, Kentucky is a well guarded secret & the irresistible combination of flavors has earned it a spot on many distinguished restaurant menus. The good news is that you can […]

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Cooking Classics. Chocolate Truffles By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Culinary & Entertaining Brand How To Make Authentic Bittersweet Chocolate Truffles By Rebecca Gordon Pastry Chef Writer Digital Culinary Photo Journalist Editorial Director Buttermilk Lipstick Cooking & Baking Tutorials For Everyday Cooks Food Stylist TV Cooking Personality Modern Southern Socials Game Day Entertaining

Handcrafted Gifts: The Assortment Of Chocolate Truffles

Cooking Classics The Confections  The Assortment Of Chocolate Truffles Assorted Bittersweet Chocolate Truffles offer variety. Toasted chopped almonds & pecans make lovey additions to a batch coated in cinnamon scented cocoa. One recipe will yield a collection of flavors however you so please. Consider pistachios, coconut, hazelnuts & cashews as they would be equally delicious as […]

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Cooking Classics. Chocolate Truffles By Rebecca Gordon Editor-In-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Culinary & Entertaining Brand How To Make Authentic Bittersweet Chocolate Truffles By Rebecca Gordon Pastry Chef Writer Digital Culinary Photo Journalist Editorial Director Buttermilk Lipstick Cooking & Baking Tutorials For Everyday Cooks Food Stylist TV Cooking Personality Modern Southern Socials Game Day Entertaining

Cooking Classics: Bittersweet Chocolate Truffles

Cooking Classics The Technique Bittersweet Chocolate Truffles Good, basic quality chocolate will have a short ingredient list. Chocolate liquor is the cocoa mass derived from the cocoa beans & cocoa butter is essentially the fat. The remaining ingredients include sugar, vanilla & soy lecithin which is an emulsifier. Tempering chocolate tends to send beginner candy […]

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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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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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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 Southern Socials 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 […]

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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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