My favorites

My favorites

  • 14 Recipes
My favorites
Fried Green Tomato BLT

Fried Green Tomato BLT

 On both occasions,  I sat and ate my fried green tomato sandwiches in a bubble of pure bliss.  I’m not kidding, it was as if time stood still and there was nothing at the table but me and my deep-fried food
Fried Chicken Pasta Salad

Fried Chicken Pasta Salad

don't tell my other sisters, a few of my nephews came to visit me for a few weeks. yes, everyone knows how much I love my salads
Lemon Cream Pie with Raspberry Beer Sauce

Lemon Cream Pie with Raspberry Beer Sauce

I am the cook, baker and treat maker in my family.   So when birthdays role around I'm typically the one that bakes the cake, or in my brother's case the pie
Lemon and Corn Cake

Lemon and Corn Cake

Serves 4 to 6. Plain flour (200 g)Cornflour (40g)Baking powder (2 tsp)Muscovado Sugar (140g)Eggs (2 - organic or free range)Soy margarine (50g)Olive oil (50 ml)Lemon (1 - juice)
New York Cheese Cake with Lemon Curd

New York Cheese Cake with Lemon Curd

Since I had left over lemon curd from making scones, I decided to share with you my other favorite way of eating/using lemon curd
Lemon Curd Cheesecake Bars

Lemon Curd Cheesecake Bars

My other half absolutely adored them and I definitely have to make them again. A lot like my Mum, I don't like those horrible fake biscuit bases you sometimes get in shop bought things
Meyer Lemon Cheesecake Bars

Meyer Lemon Cheesecake Bars

Second, I grew them myself.   I grew all six of these on one small plant that was potted on my back deck
Lemon Cream Cheese Poundcake (Copycat)

Lemon Cream Cheese Poundcake (Copycat)

I like my poundcake more on the plain, cake-y side and this was deliciously moist. My family and I really enjoyed this recipe

PUMPKIN DUMP CAKE

   The Husband is a cake lover so I decided to try my hand at a dump cake since Alessa’s recipe for blueberry cream cheese dump cake looked so delicious
Cherry Lemonade Cookies

Cherry Lemonade Cookies

I ate some myself and set about making dinner.  It was a great change from my strawberry and spinach salad that I usually make
Lemon Chess Pie

Lemon Chess Pie

One of my girlfriends from Tennessee mentioned this kind of pie, last spring, when she baked some for a school function
~Lemon Cream Pie with Crunchy Lemon Meringues~

~Lemon Cream Pie with Crunchy Lemon Meringues~

Lemon is by far one of my flat out favorites, and this pie is a virtual lemony citrus explosion. When is a 'slice of sunshine' not called for
Oven-fried Chicken

Oven-fried Chicken

Serves 4 (7 PP)3/4 cup low-fat buttermilk (I make my own by adding 1 tbs vinegar to skim milk and letting it stand)1 tsp black pepper1/2 tsp salt4 bone-in, skinless chicken thighs (about 5 oz each)1 cup panko bread crumbs2 tbs grated parmesan cheese1 tsp dried rosemary1 tsp dried sageCombine buttermilk, salt, and pepper in large zip-lock bag and add chicken