Author: Lisa Fain

Lisa Fain is a seventh-generation Texan currently living in New York City. Her latest cookbook, Queso! Regional Recipes for the World's Favorite Chile-Cheese Dip, has recently been published. Follow her at: Instagram / Twitter / Facebook/ Pinterest
Mexican chocolate fudge | Homesick Texan
Dessert

Mexican chocolate fudge

At Christmastime my senior year of high school, I had a classmate who was going through a tough time, so another friend and…

Smoky chili beans | Homesick Texan
Main dish Soups

Smoky chili beans

A few months ago, I was looking at grocer ads from the late 1800s and early 1900s. As expected, the offerings were provisions…