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Bacon pecan cinnamon roll biscuits | Homesick Texan
Bread Breakfast

Bacon pecan cinnamon roll biscuits

Quick and easy cinnamon rolls can be made with biscuit dough. A bit of bacon and pecan are folded into the filling for additional smoky sweetness. Make them for loved ones as these are oh, so good!

Green chile scalloped onions | Homesick Texan
Side dish

Green chile scalloped onions

This classic scalloped dish involves baked sliced onions nestled in a creamy sauce that’s topped with cheese and/or crumbs. To liven it up, green chiles have been added to the mix.

Tortilla-crusted shrimp | Homesick Texan
Main dish Seafood

Tortilla-crusted shrimp

Shrimp coated in crushed tortilla chips are baked for this quick and easy seafood dish, which will remind you of days spent at the beach. And if you like the heat, there’s also a chipotle-chile cocktail sauce for dipping on the side.

Coca-Cola braised carnitas | Homesick Texan
Main dish Tex-Mex

Coca-Cola braised carnitas

Coca-Cola and milk, along with warm flavors such as cinnamon, allspice, and chipotle give these carnitas a slight hint of bacon, which is never a bad thing at all.

Fried chicken livers | Homesick Texan
Main dish

Fried chicken livers

Fried chicken livers with cream gravy are a classic Texan dish, but you don’t see them very often these days. This is a shame as these crunchy nuggets always hit the spot.