Texas Table Top—Celebrating the foods, places and people of the Lone Star State.


‘No Labor’ Lemon Chicken Kabobs

By Kelly Bogard With Labor Day this weekend, grills are firing up across Texas. Some of you may be planning burgers or steaks, but if you're looking for something lighter, do I have a recipe for you! Lemon Chicken Kabobs is a family recipe from our very own Amanda Hill. They've been grilling these up for [...]

Father-Friendly Chicken Spaghetti

By Kelly Bogard Dad, Daddy, Papa, Pops... Whatever you call them, it's time to celebrate our fathers. Growing up, I fondly remember Father's Day as a day that the whole family got together—multiple generations under one roof to celebrate with food. Typically, this meal was centered around some sort of beef. Let's face it—most men are [...]

June 15, 2012|Categories: Casseroles, Chicken, Chicken, Main Dishes, Recipes|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

Skillet Chicken and Rice

By Kelly Bogard I haven't always been a good cook. It has taken me years to get this far. When my husband and I first got married, we lived in a tiny apartment in Nacogdoches, Texas. I was finishing my degree, and he was working to keep us fed. I had recipes that my mom [...]

April 13, 2012|Categories: Chicken, Main Dishes|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Chicken Cordon Bleu

By Kelly Bogard Your Thanksgiving guests are still at your house, and everyone's tired of turkey leftovers. What are you going to do? My mom is the hostess supreme, and I've never seen her crack under pressure when it comes to what to serve. Years ago, she taught me how to make Chicken Cordon Bleu. [...]

November 25, 2011|Categories: Chicken, Main Dishes, Recipes|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Hazel’s Chicken Salad

By Kelly Bogard There are a few things that I consider truly Southern–sweet tea, watermelon on a hot day and chicken salad. I’m sure other places have these things, but in my mind they originated in the South. So today I'll share a chicken salad recipe from one of our Texas Table Top readers and [...]

July 8, 2011|Categories: Chicken, Main Dishes, Recipes|Tags: , , , |0 Comments