Southern Fried Chicken Recipe

Buttermilk Brined Southern Fried Chicken

Fried Chicken is one of the most southern of all southern recipes.  There’s not a family reunion, picnic, church potluck, pool party, or southern restaurant that doesn’t include fried chicken.  Heck y’all, there are even entire restaurants dedicated to nothing but the pursuit of the perfect southern fried chicken. There is a lot of talk… 

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Berrylicious Summer Salad with Honey Glazed Pecans

leafy green berry salad with honey glazed pecans

Delicious green salad with summer berries and honey glazed pecans  I absolutely adore spring and summer, because the farmer’s markets and stores are simply bursting with juicy, gorgeous, ripe berries and that makes me so happy. This scrumptious salad is definitely one of my new favorites.  The rich leafy greens, paired with 4 different berries,… 

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Spicy Ginger Beef and Veggie Stir Fry

spicy ginger beef stir fry

For as far back as I can remember, my Dad’s pepper-steak has been one of my favorite Chinese foods – tender steak, crispy bright veggies, and the delicious umami from the soy and spices.  Pepper Steak is one of the dishes we save for special occasions, it’s a bit time intensive and I’m all about… 

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Lighter Chicken Tortilla Soup

easy and delicious healthy chicken poblano soup

I like soup, when it’s really really good soup – like this skinny Chicken Poblano Soup.  If soup isn’t succulent, delicious, and completely moment of silence inducing – I don’t see the point. This soup is moments of silence-worthy – if it weren’t for the moans of delight that it elicits. Spicy poblano peppers –… 

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Smoky Caramelized Onion Pub Burgers

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{I’d like to thank McCormick Grill Mates for sponsoring this post and allowing me to share my love and grilling and recipes with y’all} It’s no secret that Nathan and I like to grill.  We own 4 grills and one propane powered outdoor flattop grill. {ahem} In our new neighborhood nearly everyone on our street… 

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Slow Cooker {Roasted} Chicken

slow cooker chicken roast chicken cooked

I have so many memories from my childhood of walking into our house after school and having all senses go on alert because of the tantalizing smells emanating from the slow cooker on the kitchen counter. Rich, savory, mouth watering smells that indicated that a tender, fall-a-part, delicious, flavor packed meal was in the very… 

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Roasted Poblano Chipotle Cheddar Burgers

Roasted Poblano Cheddar Burger

I remember way back when Nathan and I started dating – way back when Moby Dick was a minnow, he would tell me about this burger place and this burger to end all burgers that he would eat when he was attending A&M Corpus Christi. I heard about this burger for years y’all – YEARS. … 

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Spicy Sweet Orange Shrimp with Jasmine Rice

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Thanks to Minute Maid® Pure Squeezed for sponsoring this post. Click here to see more of the discussion.     When you get married, and when you have kids something happens.  People suddenly become compelled to give you advice, to repeat every cliché’ that could even remotely apply to your situation. Nathan and I let most of the advice… 

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