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Bacon tortillas | Homesick Texan
Bread Tex-Mex

Bacon tortillas

The other day while shopping in the fresh tortilla section at Central Market, I noticed each package was warm and steamy, a marker…

Strawberry frozen yogurt | Homesick Texan
Dessert

Strawberry frozen yogurt

A couple of weeks ago, a friend in North Texas sent me a picture of her strawberry plant. “I have strawberries,” she announced…

Barbecue chicken | Homesick Texan
Main dish

Barbecue chicken

If you see a dish called barbecue chicken, you just might assume it’s been cooked on the grill or in a smoker. While…

Condiments

Homemade chili powder

Homemade chile powder, the foundation of Tex-Mex that’s so rich, red and flavorful, is an ingredient I cannot live without. I use it…