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A Texas Dessert With a New York Twist

After four years of living in Austin, I can say this with certainty: Texans love their pecan pie.

I distinctly remember a conversation over dinner during my first year of college. 241 more words

Pecan Pie

4 eggs
1/4 C. flour
3/4 C. sugar
1 1/4 C. white Karo syrup
pinch of salt
1 tsp. vanilla
1 1/2 C. coarsely chopped pecans… 46 more words

The Old Pecan and the Sea Literary Cooking Adventure

Once again, we return to the kitchen in a brilliant effort to create another pie. This time, I attempted to tackle the very precarious Butterscotch Pecan Pie. 676 more words


Pecan Pie


  • 1 each Pre-made Pie Dough
  • 1/2 c. corn syrup
  • 1/2 c. molasses
  • 1/2 c. granulated sugar
  • 1/2 c. brown sugar
  • 1/4 c. bourbon
  • 1/4 c.
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The South Deserves Better than the Confederate Flag

I understand that, not being a native southerner, my opinion about the Confederate flag likely isn’t worth a slice of pecan pie. I was told by the Wal-Mart greeter, when I first moved to rural Virginia, that I was a “Yankee.” There was a slight sneer in her accent when she didn’t hear any drawling from me, and I naively replied, “But I’m from Utah,” a state which wasn’t even officially in existence during the Civil War. 1,693 more words

Just Ranting . . .

Is It Road Rage Or A Food Fight -- Or Both?

BOULDER, Colo. (CBS4) – Most people would really have to be angry to waste a good pecan pie, but police in Boulder say a pecan pie was a casualty in a case of road rage. 197 more words


Curtis, the Church Lady, and Pecan Pie

With thirty years in nursing, you can well imagine I have my share of strange stories.  I worked in acute dialysis in the hospital, so knew my patients very well.   343 more words