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

Holiday Treats

//Holiday Treats

Treat your family and friends to a special holiday dish.

Peppermint Hot Chocolate Mix

By Kelly Bogard There's just something about a nice warm cup of cocoa on a cold winter night. Rich and creamy chocolate warmed with sweet fluffy marshmallows is one of my favorite cold weather treats. It's also something I look forward to every year. This simple recipe serves as a way to stay warm and [...]

Staff Picks: The Ultimate Turkey Sandwich

By Kelly Bogard Who doesn't love a good turkey sandwich? Okay, so there are a few of you out there who prefer ham. But the great thing is both will likely be readily available the day after Thanksgiving in a kitchen near you. And on those turkey or ham sandwiches there are a variety of [...]

Pumpkin Crumble

By Kelly Bogard Pumpkin is a quintessential part of any good Thanksgiving feast. From the very beginning, pumpkins and other gourds were a part of many meals. The pumpkin's ability to be used in both sweet and savory dishes makes it a fall favorite. Are you on the pumpkin bandwagon? I know Butters is. She'll [...]

Barbecue Sauce

By Kelly Bogard Happy birthday, America! The Fourth of July holiday is almost here and celebration preparations are in full swing. Barbecue, all the trimmings, a good dessert. You name it, and it probably has a place on a Texas kitchen table. In the Lone Star State, we like our choices. Of sauce. Or no sauce [...]

Pecan Cinnamon Rolls

By Kelly Bogard They are leaders, protectors and our biggest fans. They encourage, teach, support and push us to be better. Do better. They are dads. A strong voice and a helping hand—that’s my dad and so many other dads out there. And their day of celebration is just around the corner. So show dad [...]