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  • Cornbread from a soap star
    Cornbread from a soap star
    If you've even been a fan of soap operas, you may remember the long-popular CBS daytime drama, "As the World Turns". This show ran from 1956 until 2010 and was the number one rated soap from 1958 to 1978, which at that time was a...
  • A Southwest Summer: High Desert Cornbread
    A Southwest Summer: High Desert Cornbread
    When you live in the high desert of the great American Southwest, whether it be outside Reno, the vapid surroundings of Arizona or anywhere the cowboys roamed to settle this great region of the United Sates, you take a lot of things for granted --...
  • A Southwest Summer: Sweet Cilantro Cornbread
    A Southwest Summer: Sweet Cilantro Cornbread
    When your specialty is Southwest cuisine, people rightfully expect you to serve cornbread which is memorable. At Casa de Cuisine we serve various cornbreads (including our original and award-winning Vegan Cornbread) but every once in awhile, Chef...
  • Dinner served upside-down
    Pie served upside down
    When it comes to ground beef, it's quite possibly the most popular meat in America. It's very versatile and loved by most people, especially children. Meat loaf is an American standard in most homes and of course, never forget a good...
  • Summer Seduction: Vegan Brown Sugar Cornbread
    Summer Seduction: Vegan Brown Sugar Cornbread
    Who doesn't love cornbread? There is so much you can do with this easy to prepare bread. You can make it sweet or you can make it savory. You can turn it into muffins or prepare some great sandwiches. Here at the Casa, we also use cornbread...
  • A good recipe isn't always a snap to make
    A good recipe isn't always a snap to make
    My latest issue of Cuisine at Home contains a very appealing recipe for a cornbread-blueberry coffee cake, and although it isn't exactly a snap to make, it would be well worth it, I think.It involves three components: a batter, blueberry...
  • How to make easy honey cornbread
    How to make easy honey cornbread
    Cornbread is a southern treat that has been around for many, many years. People can and will eat cornbread with or in a glass of milk, with pinto beans, or on the side as a bread for many delicious meals.Cornbread is a grainy (corn) bread to eat,...
  • It's All About Bacon: Sweet Bacon and Asiago Cornbread
    It's All About Bacon: Sweet Bacon and Asiago Cornbread
    Why is it when I eat most cornbread's my mouth feels like I just licked up half of Death Valley. A bunch of yellowish dry coarse crap! That isn't cornbread. It's not even something edible. You want a cornbread with taste, texture and...
  • Racist school lunch ls what the menu was dubbed after finding out what one school was going to serve to honor Black History Month, as
    Racist school lunch: Menu perpetuates stereotype instead of honoring history
    A racist school lunch, one that was originally concocted as part of a celebration to honor Black History month, had caused quite the uproar at a Northern California private school. Their choice of menu is what was deemed racist and the Carondelet...
  • The Best of Winter Breads: High Desert Cornbread
    The Best of Winter Breads: High Desert Cornbread
    When you live in the high desert of Northern Nevada, whether it be outside Reno, the vapid surroundings of Carson City or anywhere the cowboys roamed to settle this great state, you take a lot of things for granted -- including the cooking which...
  • The Best of Bacon: Bacon and Asiago Cheese Cornbread
    The Best of Bacon: Bacon and Asiago Cheese Cornbread
    Why is it when I eat most cornbread's my mouth feels like I just licked up half of Death Valley. A bunch of yellowish dry coarse crap! That isn't cornbread. Hell, it's not even something edible. You want a cornbread with taste, texture...
  • Cornbread made with yeast
    Cornbread made with yeast
    If you read my column from yesterday, I shared a menu for those days we're at home relaxing after the holidays. In the menu, I included a recipe for "Mississippi Cornbread", which is great with the chili recipe I shared or anytime...
  • Red beans & rice with the soul close behind at Mrs. Bea's Louisana Chicken & Waffles
    Mrs. Bea's Louisiana Chicken & Waffles: Soul food for all seasons
    This time of year, everyone is either regretting eating too much or not eating enough. Either way, it's a time of celebrations, an excuse to meet loved ones, and get fat together over some comfort food and warm personalities. It can be argued...
  • And Then There is Cornbread Stuffing!
    And Then There is Cornbread Stuffing!
    According to Chef Larry Edwards, the perfect stuffing for your Thanksgiving turkey should accentuate the taste of the bird itself and the other goodies on the plate as well. When the Chef presents a traditional Thanksgiving dinner at his...
  • Easy navy bean soup recipe with ham and carrots served with cornbread
    Easy navy bean soup recipe with ham and carrots served with cornbread
    This easy navy bean soup recipe with ham and carrots counted as a staple bean soup recipe in my house growing up. We ate it with cornbread with lots of butter and honey and had the leftovers for lunch, which we carried in thermoses in our lunch...