Real Texas Thanksgiving Pumpkin Cookies

November 12, 2014

Here is another delicious Thanksgiving Cookie Recipe… There are never enough recipes to use up your Halloween Pumpkin, but I’m trying all kinds of new recipes.  This reminds me of a Thanksgiving version of the Christmas Snickerdoodles. Real Texas Thanksgiving Pumpkin Cookies Ingredients 3/4 cup fresh Pumpkin 2 teaspoons ground Cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon ground Ginger […]

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Thanksgiving Pistachio Cookies

November 11, 2014

I love the Thanksgiving Holidays.  And I love baking cookies. For this Thanksgiving I plan on adding 3 new cookie recipes for our holiday enjoyment. This cookie uses Pistachio Nuts and Crasins.  I think of Cranberries for Thanksgiving and Crasins fill in just fine. Thanksgiving Pistachio Cookies Ingredients 2 1/2 cups All-Purpose Flour 1/4 cup Sugar, […]

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Real Texas Smoked Chicken Wings

November 9, 2014

Smoked Chicken Wings versus Barbecued Chicken Wings… Just like Barbecue wood Pits and Gas Grills there is a difference between Smoked Chicken Wings and Barbecued Chicken Wings.  What’s the difference you ask? The main difference is when you barbecue chicken wings, it’s about getting a quick char on the skin and the delicious sauce you […]

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Real Texas Fresh Pumpkin Cheesecake with Crunchy Pecan Topping

November 6, 2014

After Halloween, what do you do with your Pumpkin? I don’t carve my Halloween Pumpkin, instead I draw the face.  I love to cook with my pumpkin after Halloween! I have carved it on Halloween and then processed it the next day and that worked. You need to make sure you are very careful when […]

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The Great Halloween Egg Fight

October 30, 2014

Halloween in small town Texas With a ‘treat’ at the end of the story Halloween in small town Texas used to mean a Halloween Festival at the elementary school, with trick or treating around town afterwards.  The town-wide Festival was generally sponsored by the PTA as a fund raiser and looked forward to by young […]

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Real Texas Rabbits

October 29, 2014

Jackrabbits Of all the animals in rural Texas, the black tailed jackrabbit brings back the most memories for many country raised kids. Whether it was rabbit hunting or rabbit counting, the ever present jackrabbits provide a wide range of predators sustenance and is often the first hunting experience for young Texas hunters. Ranchers and outdoor […]

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Real Texas Barbecued Chicken Wings

October 27, 2014

Another delicious Chicken Wing Recipe… Are you enjoying your Football Season?  We are!  And I still have plenty of delicious Chicken Wing Recipes. This recipe is a Barbecued Chicken Wing and what makes this a new recipe is the amazing Barbecue sauce. Real Texas Barbecued Chicken Wings Ingredients Barbecue Sauce 2 tablespoons Unsalted Butter 1/4 […]

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Real Texas Garlic Hot Chicken Wings

October 18, 2014

Another delicious Football Chicken Wing Recipe… Here’s another chicken wing recipe…very different flavor with extra garlic.  Not overwhelming but just right.  I made these with Potato Skins (recipe coming soon). Garlic Hot Chicken Wings Ingredients Wings 1 tablespoon Garlic powder 1 tablespoon Cayenne Pepper 1 tablespoon Mustard powder 1 tablespoon freshly cracked Black Pepper 1/2 […]

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Vietnamese Style Chicken Wings

October 10, 2014

Football and Wings this weekend I was going to post this recipe on my Cooking Vietnamese Food blog, but it’s not really a Vietnamese dish.  I guess you could call it a Real Texas dish….football and wings.  The only thing missing is the Lone Star beer. What makes this a Vietnamese style Chicken Wing recipe […]

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Real Texas Dr Pepper BBQ Ribs

September 30, 2014

There’s nothing better than finger licking BBQ Baby Back Ribs! I like to mix up my football season appetizers so we don’t get bored eating too many wings.  Even though….how can a Real Texas football fan get tired of Nachos?  And wings?  And if you have noticed,  I am mixing up the Chicken Wing recipes […]

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