Truck Stop Eggplant Dressing

Sarah's Eggplant Dressing

Sarah's Grandmother's Recipe This just might become your new holiday meal tradition  The holiday eating frenzy is approaching. Dressing is a staple and I love dressing. It’s my favorite festive side dish. In the past, I’ve made dressing that was almost untouched. So, I’ve been searching for a great dressing recipe.  I happened upon one while shooting the Gas Station … [Read more...]

Al’s Flourless Lemon-White Chocolate Cake

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  My Lemon-White Chocolate Flourless Cake                                                                                        Al Hebert INGREDIENTS 1 1/2 cup of White Chocolate Chips (almost the whole bag you might as well dump them all in) 3 tablespoons of butter 6 Egg Yolks 6 Egg Whites 1/2 cup Sugar 3 Tablespoons of Lemon Powder (available from Targil’s & … [Read more...]

Old Fashion Rice Pudding

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  I grew up in a small town in Southwest Louisiana next door to my Aunt Clara and Uncle Joe. They were much older than my parents, so they were more like grandparents.   This was a wonderful situation, almost like the setting of an O. Henry story. It seems that each day there was some kind of dessert in the kitchen. My favorite was rice pudding. Rice is king in this … [Read more...]

A Simple Hamburger

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 Finding Great Burgers in America’s Convenience Stores I don’t want to debate what should go into a hamburger patty. In Cajun Country you'll find everything except the kitchen sink in patties. Recipes are diverse. I do want to share what I’ve discovered. One day, I picked up food from a small convenience store outside of Maurice, Louisiana.  Sammy’s Country Store has highly … [Read more...]