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



Peachy Keen Ice Cream

By Kelly Bogard I love summer in Texas. I know you don't hear many people say that, but I truly do.  Not because of the heat, but because of the ways to beat it. Being a self-described foodie, I love trying out all the foods that this giant state has to offer.  And trust me, [...]

July 19, 2013|Categories: Desserts, Fruits, Kid-Friendly Meals, Peaches|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Just Peachy Pops

By Kelly Bogard I love making treats for Butters. As we get closer to summer, I was looking for something to make for her - something that would not only fulfill her sweet tooth, but also not make her bounce off the walls like the average four-year old does when something fun is coming soon. [...]

Peach Melba Pound Cake

By Kelly Bogard Sometimes, inspiration strikes at the strangest times. As I was preparing my grocery list this week, my wonderful mother-in-law stopped by with a box of very fresh, very ripe peaches. She had been to the local farmers' market, and they gave her an amazing deal on the whole box because they were [...]

May 18, 2012|Categories: Berries, Desserts, Peaches, Recipes|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

Meet a Farmer: Ricky Priess

By Nathan Smith Take a drive through the Texas Hill Country in the summer and you can't help but find fruit stands of all varieties along the farm-to-market roads. I was recently down in the area talking with peach growers about this year's crop, and I met Ricky Priess. He and his family operate a peach orchard in Stonewall near Fredericksburg. 2011 was [...]