Month: July 2016

My Favorite Southern Fried Chicken…Perfection Every Time!

In the South, few things come even close to being as delicious as a perfectly crisp piece of fried chicken (well…maybe bacon!).  It is considered satisfyingly flavorful comfort food at its best and there are many recipes and techniques to choose from. … Read More

WBIR/Fox43 Morning cooking segment on the Tomato &Pancetta Pie

Had so much fun during my latest visit at the station…check it out! http://www.wbir.com/news/local/recipe-realities-tomato-and-pancetta-pie/277926738  

Tomato & Pancetta Pie…An Update to an Old Favorite!

A couple of summer’s ago, I posted a blog on Tomato Pie, a recipe that had roots from my hometown of Benton, Tennessee.  The story is quite interesting so I encourage you to read how I came to learn about tomato pies… Read More

Spaghetti Carbonara…Delicious Dinner on the Table in 15 minutes!

Temperatures here in East Tennessee have been hovering in the 90’s for weeks and standing in a hot kitchen is just that…HOT!  So I have been testing recipes that gets me in and out of the kitchen in a jiffy but still… Read More