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May 3, 2017 • FOOD, HOLIDAYS, RECIPE

My Modern Cookery’s Peach Mint Julep and Bourbon Vanilla Candied Pecans Recipe

If you, like us, are counting down to Kentucky Derby weekend, then surely you’re dusting off your fascinator and picking the mint for your juleps. After all, no matter how fast those horses run, it just isn’t the Kentucky Derby …

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May 2, 2017 • CULTURE, FOOD, RECIPE

Belle Année Shares Her Recipe for Berry Scones (aka the British Buttermilk Biscuit)

Blogger Jessica Bride of Belle Année spends half her time in New Orleans, where she grew up, and the other half in London. To her, scones are the closest thing the Brits have to buttermilk biscuits. Find her recipe below …

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April 12, 2017 • FOOD, HOLIDAYS, RECIPE

Hello, Sugar: A Recipe to Celebrate National Peach Cobbler Day

It must have been a Southerner who came up with the idea for National Peach Cobbler Day, a “holiday” we’ll be celebrating tomorrow with this skillet version of the classic dessert from Beth Branch of Bethcakes, our resident Draper …

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April 10, 2017 • FOOD, HOLIDAYS, RECIPE

Reese’s Favorite Easter Side Dish from Dudley’s on Short in Lexington, KY

Reese has got her Easter outfit ready. As for Easter dinner, she loves: “Honey baked ham and biscuits. And carrots, of course!” Here’s a recipe for her favorite biscuits, along with a clever take on ham. And for …

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March 28, 2017 • FOOD, PLACES, RECIPE

DJ Dines: Willa Jean’s Recipe for Pea Tartine with Poached Egg & Herb Pesto

As we were writing our Draper James experts’ guide to New Orleans (see it here!), nearly every insider we spoke to named Willa Jean as one of her favorite spots to eat and drink. In a culinary capital where …

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