Tag: cornmeal

Gristmill Gravy

Ingredients: 3 tablespoons bacon grease 1 cup cornmeal 1 cup buttermilk (or whole milk) 1 cup hot water salt & pepper to taste Directions: After frying bacon, or using reserved bacon grease, get the grease hot over med-high heat. Add cornmeal and stir until…

Peach Spoonbread

I’ve worked in or around restaurants nearly all my working life. My first job was at The Virginian Truck Stop where I did everything from clean the bathrooms to prep, bussing tables, and washing dishes. Even when my primary job was not with a…

The Appalachian Tale

Memories, recipes, and Tales of an Appalachian Boy.