BRUSSEL SPROUTS 3 slices bacon, 1/2 cup diced fuji apples do not peel, sliced, 2 teaspoons salted butter, 3 cups medium-sized Brussel sprouts, cut in half,  2 teaspoons apple cider, 1 teaspoon fresh thyme, minced, 1/2 teaspoon ground rosemary, 1/4 teaspoon Cajun seasoning salt, 1/4 teaspoon black  pepper, white truffle oil Get out a skillet,…

JANUARY 1, 2021

I pray that you slept well and woke up refreshed, ready to start 2021.   Happy New Year.  I pray health, wealth, peace, and love to all my friends and family this year. According to Black southern folklore, black-eyed peas are served on New Year’s day to garner good luck for the year. Along with good…

NEW YEAR EVE MIMOSA

Today is National Champagne Day.  I am going to celebrate with holiday Mimosa for breakfast while I am cleaning chitterlings! NEW YEAR EVE MIMOSA 12 ounces mango juice, 12 ounces pink champagne. Garnish with a slice of fresh mango and a strawberry.

IT’S TIME TO START PINCHING TAILS AND SUCKING HEADS

I’m in Texas, and crawfish season is just starting.  Let’s celebrate this glorious, delicious season by pinching tails and sucking heads.  Crawfish season in Texas or the best time to find big juicy crawfish is late December through May. IT’S TIME TO START PINCHING TAILS AND SUCKING HEADS 50-60 live crawfish, cleaned, 1/2 pound fresh…

ORANGE AND HONEY GLAZED CARROTS

Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE GLAZED CARROTS 3 pounds baby carrots, 1/2  pound salted butter, 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon, 1 1/2 teaspoon ground mace, 1/4 teaspoon of ground nutmeg, 1 1/2 cups sugar, 3 tablespoons raw honey, 1/2 cup brown sugar, 2 tablespoons vanilla extract, 1/4 teaspoon fine sea salt, water, and…

MERRY CHRISTMAS

Lord, I pray my heart turns to you. Don’t let me be caught up in this pandemic and the negative hustle and bustle. As the world around me is spinning out of control, in the mighty name of Jesus, I pray for the celebration of love, hope, and peace from You. Today I am serving…

CRISPY BAKED TURKEY WINGS

Merry Christmas Eve.  Jesus is the reason for the season I will rejoice and be glad in it. All of our family gatherings will probably be much smaller this year due to the pandemic. I will not let that take the joy out of the Christmas celebrations, but I am going to consider a smaller,…

CHRISTMAS DINNER DESSERT

Let’s all get ready for Christmas Dinner desserts. Here is the recipe for a simple, easy, and delicious pie.  If you have never had Butter Milk Pie, please try it.  Let me know when you make it, call me at 702-752-1314 and tell me how your pie came out. BUTTERMILK PIE 4 eggs, separated, 2…

DARK CHOCOLATE BROWNIES WITH CHOCOLATE ICING

CHOCOLATE BROWNIES WITH CHOCOLATE ICING 1/2 cup cake flour, sifted, 1/8 teaspoon salt, 1/4 teaspoon baking powder, 3 tablespoons butter-flavored shortening, 1/2 cup raw sugar, 2 tablespoons raw honey, 2 tablespoons corn syrup, 1 egg, beaten, 1-ounce dark chocolate, melted, 1 tablespoon water, hot, 1 teaspoon vanilla extract, 3/4 cup pecans, chopped. Preheat oven to…

BETTER THAN HOT WATER CORNBREAD

BETTER THAN HOT WATER CORNBREAD 1 cup yellow cornmeal, 1/4 teaspoon sugar, 3/4 teaspoon salt, 1 tablespoon bacon drippings, 3/4 cup boiled water. Get out a bowl, add the cornmeal, salt, and sugar.  Add the water and bacon drippings bacon.  Stir until everything is well blended.  Get out a cast-iron skillet, add 1/2 – 3/4…

JACQUE ROSE’S DEEP FRIED CORNISH HENS

JACQUE ROSE’S DEEP FRIED CORNISH HENS 2 (1 1/2 lb) Cornish game hens, 2 1/2 cups buttermilk, 1 1/2 tablespoons minced garlic, 1 tablespoon dried thyme, 1 tablespoon chicken bouillon, 1/2 tablespoon black pepper, 1/2 teaspoon sugar, 1 tablespoon sage, 2 teaspoons cayenne, 1 cup self-rising flour, 1/2 cup cornstarch, and peanut oil for frying Clean the…

HOW ARE YOU GONNA REPURPOSE THOSE LEFTOVERS?

HOW ARE YOU GONNA REPURPOSE THOSE LEFTOVERS? The other night I had fried chicken thighs, corn on the cob, and a toss green salad for dinner. Today, I am wondering what am I going to do with these leftover chicken thighs. I think I will make a twist on Chicken Gumbo. LET’S DO THE DAMN…