Recipe index

Do you have a hankering for some good ol' Texas comfort food? Here's a list of my recipes. Enjoy!

APPETIZERS
Armadillo eggs
Bacon jalapeño cheese ball
Beef jerky
Black-eyed pea dip
Bread and butter pickled jalapenos
Buttermilk dressing
Ceviche
Cheese straws
Cheese balls/logs
Chile con queso
Chipotle blue cheese dressing
Cinnamon chipotle pecans
Cranberry salsa
Fried pickles
Green tomato pickles
Guacamole
Ham salad
Jalapeño egg salad
Jalapeño pickles
Love dip
New Year’s Day queso compuesto
Nachos
Ninfa's green sauce
Peach and bacon guacamole
Pickled carrots a la Ninfas
Pickled okra
Pickled shrimp
Pico de gallo
Pimento cheese
Pimento cheese deviled eggs
Red hot chile wings
Shrimp queso flameado with ranchera salsa
Tex-Mex pimento cheese (hold the pimentos)
Queso blanco
Queso flameado
Seasoned oyster crackers
Uncle Richard's salsa

BREADS

Biscuits
Blueberry lime oatmeal muffins
Bolillos
Cemita Poblana
Chocolate cherry scones
Cornbread
Cornbread, sweet
Corn tortillas
Flour tortillas
Gingerbread pancakes
Ginger scones
Great-Grandma Gibson's oatmeal bread
Hamburger buns
Hatch chile flour tortillas
Hoe cakes
Hot cross buns
Hush puppies
Irish cheddar and bacon soda bread
Jalapeno cheese bread
Jalapeno cheese bun
Kolaches
Sesame seed bun
Sopapillas
Strawberry cream cheese kolaches
Sweet potato biscuits
Texas toast

BREAKFAST

Apple dutch baby with green chiles
Apricot jam
Bacon jam
Banana, bacon, and pecan pancakes
Biscuits
Breakfast sausage
Breakfast tacos
Broiled grapefruit
Chocolate cherry scones
Chocolate gravy
French toast casserole with blueberries and sausage
Gingerbread pancakes
Grandpa's special pancakes
Jalapeño cheese breakfast casserole
Migas
Uncle Austin's granola
Uncle Austin's Mexican pancakes with coconut and lime

DESSERTS
Apple dutch baby with green chiles
Avocado coconut ice cream
Banana pudding
Banana pudding ice cream
Biscuit pudding
Blueberry fried pies
Blueberry peach cobbler
Buttermilk peach ice cream
Buttermilk pie
Cafe de olla ice cream
Cajeta
Canteloupe ice cream
Capirotada
Champurrado
Cherry almond cookies
Chess pie
Chocolate chip pecan cookies
Chocolate cookies
Chocolate pecan sticky bars
Chocolate pie
Chocolate tamales with pecans
Cinnamon chocolate marshmallows
Complexion candy
Cowboy cookies
Cranberry crumb bars
Dewberry cobbler
Dr Pepper peanut brittle
Dr Pepper oatmeal cake
Ginger crinkles
Grandma's peach pie
Hatch chile apple cobbler
Hello Dolly bars
Honey lavender ice cream
Ice cream sandwiches
Lavender brownies
Lemon and lime icebox pie
Mexican hot chocolate
Mexican chocolate pralines
Mint chocolate cookies and cream ice cream
Molletes
Mom's hot fudge
Mom's raspberry bars
Mom's oatmeal cookies
Mrs. Jackson's pralines
Peanut butter ice cream
Peanut butter pie
Pecan cobbler with sorghum syrup
Peanut butter crisscross cookies
Pecan date fruitcake
Pecan peach ice cream
Pecan pie
Pepita lime crescent cookies
Pinto bean pie
Ruby red grapefruit and pecan sheet cake
Ruby red grapefruit cookies
Shiner Bock ice cream
Sopapillas
Sour cream pound cake with ruby red grapefruit
Strawberry delight
Sweet potato pie
Strawberry ice cream with guajillo chile and lime
Strawberry sheet cake
Strawberry shortcake
Strawberry spoon bread
Sweet potato cheesecake
Sweet potato cobbler
Texas Ranger cookies
Texas sheet cake

GRAVIES, SAUCES and SALSAS
Ancho chile applesauce
Ancho tomatillo salsa
Bacon-jalapeño dipping sauce
Buttermilk dressing
Cinnamon-orange butter
Corn and black bean salsa
Chipotle blue cheese dressing
Chipotle-pasilla chili gravy
Chipotle ketchup
Chipotle lime dipping sauce
Chipotle mayonnaise
Chorizo cream gravy
Cranberry salsa
Cream gravy
Dad's giblet gravy
Guacamole
Habanero peach salsa
Jalapeño cream gravy
Mole poblano
Ninfa's green sauce
Peach and bacon guacamole
Pico de gallo
Pineapple salsa
Pipián
Red chile salsa
Salsa verde with papalo
Sam Houston’s barbecue sauce
Spicy barbecue sauce
Tomatillo salsa
Uncle Richard's salsa
Salsa Veracruzana

MAIN DISHES
Ancho chile shrimp quesadillas
Beanie Wienies for grown ups
Barbecue shrimp
Beef enchiladas with chipotle-pasilla chili gravy
Brisket
Brisket tacos, Dallas style
Boiled crawfish
Borracho beans
Boudin (boudain) sausage
Carne asada stuffed potatoes
Carne guisada
Carnitas
Ceviche
Cheese enchiladas
Chicken tortilla casserole

Chicken and dumplings
Chicken fajitas
Chilaquiles with ancho tomatillo salsa
Chiles en nogada
Chipotle chicken tacos
Chipotle-orange glazed drumsticks
Chopped beef sandwich with spicy barbecue sauce
Chili with seven chiles
Chili, part one
Chili, part two
Chilorio, Mexican pulled pork
Conejo colorado (rabbit with chile sauce)
Corned beef hash with chipotle chiles and Irish bacon
Corny dogs
Creamy chipotle shrimp with mushrooms and wild rice
Crispy dogs
Dr Pepper ribs
Enchiladas verdes
Entomatadas
Fish tostadas
Flautas
Fried catfish
Fried oysters with chipotle lime dipping sauce
Great-Grandma Gibson's fried chicken
Frijoles a la charra
Frito pie
Green chile hominy casserole
Green chile cheese steak
Green chili
Gnudi with ramps
Jalapeño and beer brined pork chops
Jalapeño egg salad
King Ranch casserole
Lamb barbacoa
Luby's liver and onions
Mexican bacon-wrapped hot dogs
Mollejas
One-hour chili
Pastoral tacos
Peanut butter
Pickled shrimp
Pinto beans
Pork tinga
Puffy tacos with ground beef
Pulled pork
Ranch style beans
Red beans and rice
Red hot chile wings
Ribs with Sam Houston’s barbecue sauce
Roasted chipotle chicken
Saag paneer enchiladas
Squash enchiladas
Sorghum-mustard glazed ribs
Sour cream chicken enchiladas
Stacked enchiladas
Steak fingers with jalapeño cream gravy
Stovetop smoker pork spare ribs
Stuffed peppers
Sweetbread tacos
Tacos al carbon
Tacos al pastor
Tamales, part one
Tamales, part two
Tamales, part two
Tarte flambée with bacon and jalapeños
Tex-Mex fried pies
Tex-Mex hot brown
Tex-Mex meatballs in a chipotle-tomato sauce
Tex-Mex sloppy Joe sandwich
Tomato pie with bacon and jalapeños
West Texas stacked enchiladas

MISCELLANEOUS
Bacon-jalapeño dipping sauce
Beef jerky
Chile powder
Cinnamon-orange butter
Horchata
Lard
Peanut Butter

PICKLES and PRESERVES
Apple jalapeño jam
Apricot jam
Bacon jam
Bread and butter pickled jalapenos
Green tomato pickles
Jalapeño pickles
Peach jalapeño jam
Pickled carrots a la Ninfas
Pickled okra
Refrigerator dill pickles
Spicy red onion jam
Tomato jam

SEAFOOD
Ancho chile shrimp quesadillas
Barbecue shrimp
Boiled crawfish
Chipotle shrimp coleslaw
Creamy chipotle shrimp with mushrooms and wild rice
Fish tostadas with Veracruz salsa
Fried catfish
Fried oysters with chipotle lime dipping sauce
Pickled shrimp
Red chile seafood chowder
Shrimp queso flameado with ranchera salsa

SIDES
Ancho chile applesauce
Baked beans
Barbecue baked black-eyed peas
Blue cheese scalloped potatoes with chipotle and bacon
Cactus casserole with rice and anchos
Cauliflower and Gruyere macaroni and cheese
Chipotle shrimp coleslaw
Chipotle macaroni and cheese with bacon
Christmas Eve salad (Ensalada de Noche Buena
Green chile chowder
Jalapeno cheese grits
Mexican rice
Red beans and rice
Pinto beans
Poblano chorizo potato salad
Potato casserole: funeral potatoes with hatch chiles
Refried beans
Refrigerator dill pickles
Spicy buttermilk onion rings
Squash casserole
Stuffed pumpkin with cheese, bacon and chipotle chiles
Sweet potato salad with cranberries
Texas potato salad
Tomato and cucumber salad with cornbread croutons
Tamale cornbread dressing/
Three-bean salad with dill dressing
Zucchini cole slaw

SOUPS, CHILIS and STEWS
Buttermilk potato soup with roasted jalapeño and bacon
Chipotle sweet potato soup
Black beans
Black-eyed pea and chorizo soup
Borracho beans
Carne guisada
Chicken and dumplings
Chicken and sausage gumbo
Chili: One-hour chili
Chili: Seven-chile chile
Frijoles a la charra
Green chile chowder
Green chili
New Year's Day good fortune soup
Ranch style beans
Red chile seafood chowder
Red posole
Sopa de lima (Mexican lime soup)
Texas sweet onion casserole with rice, chipotle and Gruyere
Tomato soup
Turkey enchilada verde soup
Turkey gumbo

VEGETABLES
Asparagus and cream cheese sandwich
Barbecued backed black-eyed peas
Black-eyed peas
Bread and butter pickled jalapenos
Carrot and raisin salad
Cauliflower and Gruyere macaroni and cheese
Chipotle shrimp coleslaw
Cole slaw with cilantro and jalapenos
Collard greens
Lima beans with bacon
Mashed sweet potatoes with chipotle
Mexican corn on the cob
Okra baked with bacon
Pea salad
Pinto beans
Pickled okra
Poblano chorizo potato salad
Potato casserole: funeral potatoes with hatch chiles
Purple hull pea salad
Roasted cauliflower
Squash blossom quesadillas
Squash casserole
Stuffed peppers
Sweet potato salad with cranberries
Texas caviar
Texas potato salad
Texas sweet onion casserole with rice, chipotle and Gruyere
Tomato and cucumber salad with cornbread croutons
Tomato pie with bacon and jalapeños

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