Several years ago Tall & Handsome and I made a penne pasta dish with a tomato – vodka sauce. It was outstanding. I’m not sure what became of that recipe, but I’ve wondered why vodka? So, I did a little digging and found out “why vodka”? Vodka is a clear and evidently tasteless alcohol. It’s
Recipe development is a process of evolution sometimes. Take this recipe for Brussels Sprouts. Occasionally I go on a quest to find or develop the Holy Grail of a particular food. Food can be inspired by many things. You can say my quest for the perfect Brussels Sprouts recipe used a crude form of scientific
You all have probably read about the battle of “bitter balls”, AKA Brussels Sprouts that is an ongoing conflict in our house. It goes like this…Tall & Handsome loves them…I hate them and the one to name them bitter balls. Thus, I am in search of a recipe for Brussels Sprouts that I thought would
I’ve probably mentioned a time…or two…this Southern gal has adapted some of her cooking to please her southwestern born cowboy. You see my Tall & Handsome was born in a little cattle town called Clovis, NM. Clovis is just over the state line and close enough to Texas that a lot of people in that
Burch Bodacious Beef Stew By Beverly Hicks Burch There are some things I have cooked more often over the years than others. I used to cook a pretty mean, awesome stew and the other day I got the thinking that I couldn’t recall cooking up a batch for Tall & Handsome in some time, if
Bev’s Crock Pot Apple Butter By Beverly Hicks Burch I have been talking a long time to Tall & Handsome about my Crock Pot Apple Butter. Naturally that put…as we say here in the South…a “hankering” on him for the aforementioned Crock Pot Apple Butter. A few weeks ago, as we were on our way
Curry Coconut Lentil Stew By Beverly Hicks Burch When I was a little girl on numerous occasions I heard the story about a young man who gave up his birthright, or his inheritance so to speak, for a bowl of beans. (Gen. 25:29-34) The lad was a hunter and had been out hunting all day.