It all started with my Mama's gumbo recipe!

Month: June 2018

Corn Maque Choux

Corn Maque Choux

  Summer is corn picking time and I can’t think of a better way to enjoy the bounty more than in a Corn Maque Choux, that’s pronounced “mock-shoe”.

The Shrimp Tool

The Shrimp Tool

I want to share with you a useful kitchen gadget, the shrimp tool. Even though shrimp season is coming to a close in some zones, we still have access to frozen shrimp in the shell, and that’s when this little helper comes in handy. It’s […]

Homemade Ranch Dressing

Homemade Ranch Dressing

These summer days are hot, hot, hot here in the south and one way to keep cool besides living in the swimming pool or standing in front of an opened freezer door is with a cold salad tossed with Homemade Ranch Dressing.

Homemade Mayonnaise With A Creole Kick

Homemade Mayonnaise With A Creole Kick

Ah, Fresh! That’s what I think about the taste of homemade mayonnaise. I not only think it I experience it every time I add 5 simple ingredients to a pint-sized mason jar and commence to blend it with an immersion blender.