Tag: buttermilk

Buttermilk Mashed Potatoes

Ingredients:2 lb thin skinned potatoes, quartered2/3 cup buttermilk4-5 scallions, chopped1 1/2 tablespoon buttersaltpepper Directions:Bring a large pot of water to boil. Add potatoes and cook until tender. Drain and hand mash in the buttermilk, butter, scallions, salt and pepper. Serve as is. Leftovers make great little fried potato pancakes or […]

Hot Pepper Cornbread

Ingredients:1 cup flour1 cup cornmeal1/2 cup milk1/2 cup buttermilk1/3 cup oil1/3 cup sugar1 teaspoon baking powder1 teaspoon baking soda1/2 teaspoon salt1 egg2 fresh jalapeno peppers, minced, seeds discarded1 fresh pepperincini, minced, seeds discarded Directions:Preheat oven to 400. Grease or spray with baking spray one 8×8 baking pan. In a medium […]

Fried Green Tomatoes

Ingredients: 4-5 green (unripe) tomatoes, sliced thinly 1 3/4 cup buttermilk 1 3/4 cup cornmeal 1/4 cup cornstarch salt pepper canola oil Directions: Soak the tomato slices in the buttermilk for 20-30 minutes.Meanwhile heat a 1/2 inch of oil in a frying pan. Pour the cornmeal, cornstarch, salt and pepper […]

Chocolate Zucchini Muffins

Ingredients:2 eggs2 cups shredded zucchini1 3/4 cup flour1 cup buttermilk2/3 cup sugar1/2 cup oil1/2 cup cocoa1/3 cup chopped pecans2 teaspoons baking powder1 teaspoon cinnamon1/2 teaspoon cloves1/2 teaspoon allspice Directions:Preheat oven to 350. Grease and flour or line* 12 wells in a muffin tin. Set aside. In a large bowl, mix […]

Spicy Onion Rings

Ingredients:2 very large onions*, cut into 3/4 inch rings and separate3 cups oil2 cups flour1 cup buttermilk1/2 cup club soda3 eggs1 teaspoon paprikahot sauce (I used Tabasco brand Habanero Sauce)saltpepper Directions:In a large bowl, whisk together the buttermilk, a few drops hot sauce and eggs. Stir in the club soda […]

Lemon Cupcakes with Fresh Strawberry Centers

Ingredients:juice of 1 lemonzest of 1 lemon1 1/2 cup flour1 cup sugar3/4 cup buttermilk7 tablespoons butter, at room temperature2 eggs, at room temperature12 small to medium sized strawberries Directions:Preheat oven to 350. Grease and flour or line 12 wells in a cupcake pan. In a large bowl, cream the butter, […]

Strawberry Pancakes

Ingredients: 3/4 cup flour 3/4 cup buttermilk 2/3 cup sliced fresh strawberries 1 tablespoon butter, melted 1 teaspoon lemon juice 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoons sugar 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon lemon zest 1 egg Directions: Whisk together the egg, lemon juice, zest and buttermilk in a small bowl […]

Boxty

Ingredients:3/4 cup cooked, cubed potato3/4 cup grated raw potato1/4 cup buttermilk1/4 cup flour1 teaspoon baking sodabutter or oil for pan frying Directions:In a medium bowl, mash the cubed potatoes with the buttermilk. Add the grated potato, flour and baking soda and stir to evenly distribute. Heat 2-3 tablespoons of butter […]

Buttermilk Apple Bread

Ingredients:1 cup whole wheat flour2 cups flour1 1/2 cups buttermilk3/4 cup cubed apple*3 tablespoons light brown sugar2 tablespoons olive oil1 tablespoon baking soda1/2 teaspoon salt1/2 teaspoon cinnamon1/2 teaspoon ground ginger1/2 teaspoon allspice1 egg Directions:Preheat oven to 350. Grease and flour one standard loaf pan. In a large bowl, whisk together […]

Blueberry Key Lime Sherbet

Ingredients: 2 1/4 cups blueberries 2 cups buttermilk 1 cup sugar (if berries are overly tart, add more to taste) 2 tablespoons key lime juice 1 tablespoon key lime zest Directions: Place sugar and blueberries in a medium sized bowl. Mash with a potato masher until until the blueberries are […]