Take-out Tuesday, Pimiento Cheese & Bacon Puff Pastry Eggs

I’m sure you’ve heard the old adage, “Southerners will fry anything” Yep, even pimiento cheese!  Whaaaaat!!  These Pimiento Cheese Fritters are one of my favorites at a local marina TDF…{to die for} The balls of pimiento cheese are rolled in panko, fried, and drizzled with a heavenly sweet and spicy mustard sauce The Masters golf … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Football Food!

Congrats to Clemson on winning the National Championship! It was a great game, and although we were sad Alabama lost, we still had a great time noshing on delicious food… I was going to post these recipes later this month in time for the Super Bowl, but I have had so many requests for these … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Greens, Birdies and Sand Traps

If there is a golfer in your family, you know about the Masters, THE golf tournament of the year… The fans gather around every green or their TVs, watching every shot on the edge of their seats, awaiting the winner and this year’s proud wearer of the Green Jacket, the winner of the most coveted … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Pimento Cheese Omelet in a Jar

To celebrate the first cool morning on the coast I made an omelet “to go” and took my breakfast outside A bright crisp sunny morning was perfect for a Pimento Cheese Omelet in a Jar I love a grab and go breakfast, even if I’m only going to the porch And it’s so much fun … Continue reading

Secret Recipe Club, Maple Bourbon Bacon Jam Crostini with Pimento Cheese and Praline Pecans

Secret Recipe Club Reveal Day!  My assigned blog this month is Authentic Suburban Gourmet and I had a ball perusing her wonderful recipes and ideas…Lisa has a regular feature called Friday Nite Bites that was right up my alley, mouth watering appetizers and light bites for entertaining Lisa lives in the San Fransico area and … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Baked Vegetable Eggrolls

I’ve had an interesting couple of days…I had an allergic reaction to an antibiotic that I was taking…my forearms broke out in blisters, my hands got painfully swollen and everything ITCHED…the only relief I could get was plunging my hands in ice water or swimming laps… I’ve been swimming a LOT of laps… Since, not … Continue reading

Gifts from the kitchen, Pimento Cheese

The thing about pimento cheese is people feel passionately about it…you either love it or you hate it… Why this particular dish creates so much emotion is beyond me, but what I have learned about it is that EVERY SOUTHERNER HAS AN OPINION! It’s true, it’s almost like talking about politics or religion~people get fired … Continue reading