Suzi's Blog

Where Is the Green Gazpacho?

Oh, dear, oh, dear. Today I was supposed to blog this green gazpacho today and I messed up my WordPress calendar. So, instead I did post the Chili-Rubbed Brisket tacos earlier this morning. They are wonderful. What would go fantastically well with them? This Green Gazpacho. I'm writing the post now. It will appear tomorrow.  Without fail.…

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Cucumber Agua Fresca with Lime Juice

How do you consume cucumbers? And how many? The numbers can be surprising for Suzen and I both eat and drink them year round. Lot of them. I think, but I’m not sure, that drinking is the bigger portion. My newest love, an intense cucumber agua fresca, is featured here. And tomorrow, if you prefer…

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Blackberry Roll from Around the Southern Table by Sarah Belk

Last week I wrote a TBT cookbook review for Around the Southern Table by Sarah Belk. It’s a tour de force of historic Southern dishes with loving emphasis on those ingredients we now call “local and fresh.” In a Southern spring, blackberries abound. In the New Orleans of a century ago, Blackberry Pie or Tarte…

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Office Improvements

Do you have a difficult time with your office? The desk? The things? All those things? Getting a wireless mouse for my computer was supposed to eliminate that cluttering wire that was always in the way. But with no wire, I now was losing my mouse. I simply could not find it in the mass…

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