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The Hot Brown

An Italian version of Louisville’s Legendary Open-Faced Sandwich called the Hot Brown.

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The Best Fried Chicken in Mississippi

Did I say the best fried chicken in Mississippi? How about the best in the whole country? I mean, world…

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Harvey Wallbanger Cake

The classic boozy Harvey Wallbanger Cake fits right into the New Year celebration.

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Persimmon Steamed Pudding

Steamed Puddings are fun to make and a unique dessert to offer during the holidays. This one is made with persimmons and served with a delicious hard sauce.

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Vintage Cookbooks from Mississippi

I hit the vintage cookbook jackpot at a darling store in Jackson, Mississippi, along with some local food products.

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Treasured Recipes Reminder

‘Tis the season to make sure treasured family recipes are written down for future generations.

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Sphere and Cuisine

To me the best vintage food magazines are Sphere, from 1972-1978, and Cuisine from 1979 to 1984.

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Alabama Cooks!

Southern appetizer cheese wafers with pecan halves taste great with white wine! Recipe from an Alabama cookbook sent by a reader.

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