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Spring Entertaining: Greek Pasta Salad

Spring Entertaining Southern Socials Greek Pasta Salad Beautiful gatherings deserve nibbles that are not only effortless to pull off but add eye-catching appeal to a table filled with your impeccable style & good taste. Greek Pasta Salad is a fine offering when company is on the way. Garden vegetables & freshly snipped herbs celebrate the […]

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

The Basics: Pasta

Cooking Essentials The Technique Pasta Pasta is one of those comfort foods we just can’t seem to get enough of. Spaghetti topped with a rich bolognese is a satisfying solution for a crowd-pleasing family style supper. If indulgence beckons, toss a pound of cooked elbow or cellentani with a rich mornay sauce for the best […]

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The Basics: Baked Potatoes

Cooking Essentials The Technique Baked Potatoes One of my favorite side dishes as a child was a simple baked potato. A premium carrier for generous servings of butter & sour cream, it was the skin of the potato I loved most. Back then, potatoes were still baked not cooked in the microwave & what has […]

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Cooking Classics: Southern Squash Casserole

Cooking Classics The Technique Yellow Squash Casserole Although seasonally it doesn’t quite add it up, you’d better believe many Southerns expect the iconic yellow or crookneck squash casserole on the bountiful table. Step aside acorn, butternut & spaghetti because the summer yellow squash variety stars front & center in this southern holiday favorite. The wonderful thing about traditions […]

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How To Caramelize Onions By Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick TV Cooking Personality Editor In Chief Southern Cooking & Tailgating Brand Pastry Chef Writer Food Stylist Author Photographer Writer WBRC Fox 6 Contributor Birmingham Alabama

Cooking Classics: Caramelized Onions

Cooking Classics The Technique Caramelized Onions Onions offer such bold flavor to recipes but when caramelized complex notes emerge & transform into something really lovely. As the onions cook, the natural sugars release & become sweetened little jewels that compliment an array of sandwiches, grilled meats & pub style hamburgers without flaw. Try them with a […]

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Southern Classic Recipes. Buttermilk Cole Slaw By Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick Southern Hostess TV Cooking Personality Editor In Chief Southern Cooking Entertaining & Tailgating Brand Pastry Chef Photographer Food Stylist Author Writer WBRC Fox 6 Contributor Birmingham Alabama

Cooking Classics: Buttermilk Cole Slaw

Cooking Classics The Technique Buttermilk Cole Slaw Buttermilk Cole Slaw is a southern recipe classic that pairs well with a number of foods ranging from ribs & smoked pulled pork sandwiches to fried chicken & fried catfish. The key the really good slaw is being certain it is seasoned well & served with a slotted […]

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Potato Salad By rebecca gordon buttermilk lipstick southern tailgating expert southern hostess editor in chief southern cooking brand pastry chef writer author

Cooking Classics: Old-Fashioned Potato Salad

Cooking Classics The Technique Old-Fashioned Potato Salad Everyone knows that good potato salad is made in the south. If you’ve been searching for the secret to fabulous potato salad then you’ve come to the right place. The ingredients may look quite unassuming… dare i say boring. If precisely orchestrated, at the end of your meal you’ll be digging […]

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Macaroni & Cheese By Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick TV Cooking Personality Birmingham Alabama Editor-in-Chief Buttermilk Lipstick Author Writer Food Stylist Tailgating Expert Sports Entertaining Tide & Tigers Today Tailgating Host Raycom News Network Sports WBRC Fox 6 Cooking Lessons How To food & Crafts

Cooking Classics: Jalapeño Macaroni & Cheese

Cooking Classics The Technique Jalapeño Macaroni & Cheese Good barbecue deserves good mac & cheese. Spicy macaroni & cheese pairs perfectly with a plate of smoky barbecue & believe it or not, you can make your own in a few easy steps. Jalapeño Macaroni & Cheese starts with a little cooked penne pasta & it’s […]

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