Two classic desserts go in. Only one comes out alive. Such is the brutal reality of the Southern Sweets Showdown.
Today’s choice comes down to one largely of texture and appearance.Read more
The time has come for Round 2 of the Southern Sweets Showdown. You can feel the excitement, can’t you? It’s like the jittery kind of high one gets from downing a dozen Krispy Kremes and chasing them with sweet tea.Read more
Today you get two showdowns in one. On one level it’s #4 Apple Butter vs. #13 Banana & Mayonnaise Sandwich in the Miscellany Region. On another level, it’s Deb vs. Wayne, Her vs. Him in the Battle of the Sandwich.Read more
These are Russian tea cakes. Southern ones are usually eaten before anyone can take a picture. Image via Wikipedia
Hand-Held Treats, the division for children of all ages… or those who prefer to eat their Southern Sweets while driving their pickup truck to the woods to pick out their Christmas tree (tree lots are for city folks and Yankees).
Our lone female guest contributor, Deborah Krauss, returns with this week’s entries in the Southern Sweets Showdown. I suppose this makes her a recurring guest contributor now. Eventually, she may be a full-fledged contributor, but then we’ll have to change the name … and the logo. We like the logo. The logo is good.Read more
Based on the latest round of results from the Southern Sweets Showdown, we can draw the following conclusions: •People love sweet potatoes, but not more than fried dough covered in powdered sugar. •We need more Kentuckians reading the site. Herewith, the evidence: Hand-Held Treats #10 Oatmeal Creme Pie 60%#7 Bourbon Balls 40% Miscellany #10 Tupelo […]Read more