Tag: buttermilk

Tennessean Corn Light Bread

Ingredients: 2 cups finely ground yellow cornmeal 2/3 cup flour 1/2 cup sugar 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda 2 cups buttermilk 1/4 cup melted butter, cooled slightly Directions: Preheat oven to 350. Butter and flour a standard loaf pan. Set aside. In a large bowl, whisk together the […]

Buttermilk & Mustard Brined Pretzel Fried Chicken Bites

Ingredients: 1 1/2 lb boneless, skinless chicken thighs (could also use breasts) 1 cup buttermilk 1 tablespoon ground mustard (powder, like Colman’s) 1 teaspoon granulated garlic 1 teaspoon paprika freshly ground black pepper 6 large sourdough hard pretzels (I used these) Directions: NOTE: THIS MUST BE DONE THE DAY BEFORE […]

Turkey Kale Salad with Creamy Dijon Dressing

Ingredients: 1 lb sliced turkey breast 1/2 red onion, sliced 1 bunch kale, chopped 2 carrots, shredded 1 stalk celery, sliced for the dressing: 1/2 cup Hellman’s mayonnaise (Best Foods on the West Coast) 2 tablespoons buttermilk 1 tablespoon Dijon 1/2 tablespoon white balsamic vinegar 1 tablespoon finely grated Parmesan […]

Spiced Kuri Squash Pie

Ingredients: 2 1/2 cups roasted Kuri squash*, cooled 1 cup buttermilk 2 tablespoons butter, melted and cooled 3 eggs 3 tablespoons spiced, dark rum (like Kracken) 3/4 cup sugar 1/2 teaspoon Chinese Five Spice Powder 1/2 teaspoon ground roasted ginger 1 9-inch graham cracker pie crust Directions: Preheat oven to […]

Dark Chocolate Coconut Kiss Drops

Ingredients: 24 dark chocolate kisses, unwrapped 1/4 cup butter, at room temperature 1/2 cup sugar 1 egg 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla paste 1 1/2 tablespoons buttermilk 1 cup flour 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup unsweetened, shredded coconut (sometimes sold as “desiccated” coconut) Directions: Preheat oven to […]

Carrot Top Frittata with Spinach, Ham and Asiago

Ingredients: 9 eggs, beaten 1/2 cup buttermilk 1 carrot, finely diced 1 cup cooked white rice 2 portobello caps, diced 1 bunch carrot tops, finely chopped 1 bunch spinach, finely chopped 1 bunch Italian parsley, finely chopped 8 oz ham, cubed 1 small onion, diced 3 cloves garlic, minced 1/3 […]

Cookie Studded Buttermilk Chocolate Bundt Cake

Ingredients: 2 cups buttermilk 1 cup sugar 3 eggs 1 cup canola oil 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla paste 2 1/2 cups flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1 cup Dutch process cocoa 1 3.5-oz package Bahlsen Waffeletten Dark Chocolate cookies for the glaze 1/4 cup buttermilk* 1/2 […]

Double Chocolate Chestnut Bundt Cake

Ingredients: 2 cups buttermilk 1 cup sugar 3 eggs 1 cup canola oil 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla paste 1 1/2 cups chestnut flour 1 cup flour 2 teaspoon instant espresso powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1 cup Dutch process cocoa 2/3 cup semi sweet chocolate chips […]

Mango-Buttermilk Ice Pops

Ingredients: 4 mangos*, cubed 2 cups buttermilk 1/3 cup honey Directions: Place all ingredients in a blender. Pulse until smooth. Pour into ice pop molds, leaving about 1/4 inch headroom. Close and freeze until solid, 4-8 hours. Yield: 8-10 ice pops *I used half alphonso mangos (aka “champagne mangos”) and […]

Chocolate-Chocolate Chip Buttermilk Cake

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups flour 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 cup sugar 1 egg, at room temperature 1 cup buttermilk, at room temperature 1/2 cup canola oil 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chips pinch salt for the glaze: 1/2 cup buttermilk* 1/2 cup confectioners sugar 1 tablespoons […]