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Basic Pie Crust Recipe

Basic Pie Crust Recipe

| August 13, 2012 | 17 Comments

Rich, flaky, buttery tasting pie crusts made-from-scratch are easier than you think.  Great pies begin with great ingredients and there’s no reason to create a pie with anything but a homemade pie crust.  Family and friends will love it when you tell them you made the crust too.  You’ll see and taste the difference.  Put your fears aside and get ready […]

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Blueberry Pie Recipe

Blueberry Pie Recipe

| August 6, 2012 | 14 Comments

Our Blueberry Pie Recipe has a delicious made-from-scratch double crust and is filled with freshly picked local Blueberries.  It’s just oozing with flavor and ready for a picnic.  Of course, if fresh Blueberries aren’t in season, you can always use some from the freezer.  Either way, don’t miss the opportunity to enjoy one of the South’s […]

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Praline-Apple Bread Recipe

Praline-Apple Bread Recipe

| July 9, 2012 | 5 Comments

It’s got apples and it’s got pecans…..it must be a southern recipe right?  You’ll have a hard time remembering that this is bread and not cake.  It’s just that delicious.  If the Granny Smith Apples and the Pecans don’t get you….the Praline Topping will.  And, it doesn’t contain any oil or butter in the batter.  […]

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Peach Preserve Ice Cream

Peach Preserve Ice Cream

| June 4, 2012 | 4 Comments

Try this delicious Homemade Peach Ice Cream with a twist.  We’ve replaced some of the sugar with our homemade Peach Preserves.  Store bought preserves will work just fine and the results are just…well….peachy.  It’s a perfect cool and refreshing treat for a hot summer day.  Make the ice cream base a day or two ahead […]

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1928 Strawberry Shortcake Recipe

1928 Strawberry Shortcake Recipe

| May 28, 2012 | 17 Comments

If you think Strawberry Shortcake is one of those little pre-packaged cake cups and a bag of flavored syrup you find in the grocery store, then you just don’t know what you’re missing.  You’ll love this rustic Strawberry Shortcake Recipe, adapted from a 1928 cookbook with it’s crusty bread layers and sugared fresh Strawberries.  Just add whipped cream topping […]

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Mama Ruths’ Strawberry Cake Recipe

Mama Ruths’ Strawberry Cake Recipe

| May 7, 2012 | 50 Comments

This is it…..Mama Ruth’s Famous Strawberry Cake.  You’ve heard me talk about it…now…you can cook one of your very own.  It’s really a very quick and easy way to fix a scrumptious dessert.  Mama Ruth uses a boxed cake mix and just a few other simple ingredients.  You can make it with fresh Strawberries or, use some […]

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Banana Bread with Crumb Topping Recipe

Banana Bread with Crumb Topping Recipe

| April 16, 2012 | 7 Comments

When you’re ready for something sweet, but without all the frosting, this Banana Bread with Crumb Topping is sure to satisfy the craving.  You’ll find lots of variations on how to make Banana Bread, and we’ll probably be sharing some other recipes as we go along, because we have several favorites of our own.  It’s […]

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Southern Banana Pudding Recipe

Southern Banana Pudding Recipe

| January 8, 2012 | 217 Comments

Nothing tops off a great home cooked Southern meal any better than this down home, made-from-scratch, banana pudding.  Or, as we often call it, “naner puddin.”  It’s just downright good and most definitely…a Southern tradition.  We’re going to show you how to make this one with or without a real egg white meringue topping, the […]

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