Buttermik Pie from ascrumptiouslife.com

Buttermilk Pie

This is, apparently, my "Buttermilk Summer".  I can't tell you how many times I've used buttermilk in a recipe lately.  So what to make with leftover buttermilk?  Why, Buttermilk Pie!  This classic southern dessert is a snap to make, especially with the help of a frozen pie crust. It's a rich … [Read More...]

Potato Salad with sour cream, mayonaise and your favorite baked potato toppings - from ascrumptiouslife.com

Potato Salad

I think Potato Salad is my favorite BBQ side dish.  How about you? There's something about the creamy smoothness against the spice of ribs, or pulled pork.  Here's a recipe I made up earlier this summer.  I served it over 4th of July weekend to rave reviews.  It's a keeper!  I hope you'll try it … [Read More...]

A fried green tomato with goat cheese and remolade sauce from ascrumptiouslife.com

Fried Green Tomatoes

I had wanted to make this recipe for Fried Green Tomatoes for years.  I finally succeeded a few weeks ago.  As expected, they were delicious.   So I wanted to share it with you, now  that tomatoes are ready at your … [Read More...]

Salad with Blackberry Vinaigrette from ascrumptiouslife.com

Salad with Blackberry Vinaigrette

A few weeks ago I shared about a friend's gift of blackberries,  which I turned into Blackberry Fool.  Well, I also froze the remaining berries. which I've just defrosted.  What did I make ?   Blackberry Vinaigrette.  You know, during the summer I eat alot of salads and I'm always on the lookout … [Read More...]

Bruschetta for Outdoor Concert Dining from ascrumptiouslife.com

Outdoor Concert Menu 2

Last summer, I posted a two-part series with  tips and tricks of eating at Outdoor Concerts.  Apparently that's been a dilemma for many of you, because they have become quite popular posts at a scrumptious life.  The first post  focussed on the logistics and 'equipment' of dining al fresco.  The … [Read More...]

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