LTA often has its Board of Directors meetings in Ruston, La. when the annual Peach Festival is taking place. Ruston is known as the Peach Capitol of Louisiana. This year, the LTA Board of Directors received a gift of the … Continue reading
This recipe comes via my dear friend Chef Kenny Canezaro. He taught me many things besides hash browns.
Worth every calorie for the delectable taste! Ingredients: 2-8 oz. packages of cream cheese 3 tablespoons milk 2/3 c. unsifted Confectioners’ sugar 3 tablespoons coffee liqueur 1 tsp. vanilla extract 2-2 oz. semi-sweet chocolate, grated 1 c. heavy or whipping … Continue reading
I serve Garlic Cheese Grits at the B&B without baking. However, you may prefer to bake them as suggested below. Ingredients: 4 c. cooked grits 1 roll Kraft garlic processed cheese 1 Tbsp. Worcestershire sauce Salt and Pepper 2-3 tbsp. butter … Continue reading
Strawberries are in season right now in Louisiana. We thought you might enjoy this recipe from Food.com. This would make an impressive and delicious breakfast for guests. INGREDIENTS: Strawberry Cream: 2 cups sliced strawberries 1⁄4 cup sugar 1 (8 ounce) … Continue reading
Missing Mardi Gras? Craving a Mardi Gras King Cake? If you live in an area where you can’t go to the nearest bakery or grocery store and pick up a King Cake, you may want to try making one using the … Continue reading
I always make gumbo the day before I serve it to let the flavors meld together. 1 chicken 1 lb. Andouille 1 c. oil 1½ c. flour 2 c. diced onions 2 c. diced celery 1 c. diced bell peppers … Continue reading
You can make frittata with just about anything thrown in! Ingredients: 8 eggs ½ c. milk 4 green onions, chopped ¼ c. red & green bell pepper, chopped and mixed 8 asparagus stems, steamed ¾ c. pepper jack cheese, … Continue reading
Ingredients: 1 lb. ground pork sausage 6 oz. yams, cut into ¼” cubes ¼ tsp. black pepper 1 tsp. rubbed sage A dash of ginger A dash of nutmeg ½ tsp. salt ½ tsp. dried thyme ½ tsp. cayenne pepper … Continue reading
I started making this recipe when the Ice Cream Banana plant which one of my guests from Florida brought me produced a bumper crop. Everybody loves it!