Bacon Wrapped Dates

Grocery List 35 to 40 pitted dates 2 pounds thin bacon, cut in half How to make it Preheat the oven to 425 degrees F.Wrap each date with half a piece of bacon and secure with a toothpick.Bake, turning the dates halfway through so the bacon is evenly cooked, 15 to 18 minutes. Serve warm [...]

Texas Caviar

My new passion for Afro-Southern has led me to local author Bryant Terry and his book, Afro-Vegan: Farm-Fresh African, Caribbean, and Southern Flavors Remixed. There are lots of clever ideas and it’s nice to see a new twist on vegan food. Grocery List 2 whole sun-dried tomatoes, or scant ¼ cup diced sun-dried tomatoes2/3 cup dried black [...]