Tag: Thanksgiving

Spicy applesauce cake | Homesick Texan
Dessert

Spicy applesauce cake

My great-grandma Blanche loved applesauce cake. In fact, her recipe collection has no less than five versions of this classic snack cake, all…

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.

Baked jalapeño pimento cheese dip | Homesick Texan
Appetizer

Baked jalapeño pimento cheese dip

Jalapeno pimento cheese is baked in a skillet, making for a hot, creamy, and spicy cheese dip perfect with tortilla chips. Chile con queso’s Southern cousin has arrived!

Chipotle cranberry sausage balls | Homesick Texan
Appetizer

Chipotle cranberry sausage balls

Behold the sausage ball. It’s not the prettiest treat on the appetizer table but it’s certainly one of the more popular. This one is livened up with cranberries and chipotle chiles.

Apple cake | Homesick Texan
Dessert

Apple cake

An abundance of juicy apples and crunchy pecans are gently nestled into a cake both tender and crisp. As one friend remarked, it’s as if you combined apple cake with apple pie.