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Back in the (Blog) Saddle After Road Tripping – and Back to My Roots

February 21st, 2013 · 5 Comments

Sorry for my web absence, but I’ve been away – since the 20th of January, to put a date to it, and took a break from posting here. But I’m back, and plan on regular updates about restaurants, food and travel. I been on the road – through nine states and close to 2500 miles to […]

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Tags: Old Florida · Southern Roots Run Deep

Recipes: Pickling Peaches – Capturing the Taste of Summer

August 19th, 2012 · No Comments

Spiced peaches, which we called pickled peaches in the South, are heady fruits once finished – and can be served with savory as well as sweet stuff. More on that after the recipe. I use a simple formula that’s good for peaches, apricots and mangoes or any soft stone fruit. Start with about 4 pounds […]

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Tags: Gifts for cooks · Home Cooks · Recipes · Southern Roots Run Deep

Buttermilk Biscuits – Ultimate Southern Comfort

July 22nd, 2012 · 1 Comment

It’s Sunday morning. A request for biscuits, so a trip to the store for buttermilk was required. Apparently it was worth it – he was out the door in seconds. I don’t make them very often at all these days – and swore I wouldn’t eat any. The flesh is willing, but the mouth is […]

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Tags: Baking: Cheap therapy · Brunch and Breakfast · Southern Roots Run Deep