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



Blackberry Sun Tea

By Kelly Bogard You know something that most Texans love?  Iced tea.  And do you know why we love iced tea?  Because in the summer, it gets stinkin' hot here.  As the mercury continues to rise this summer, we have to have a good way cool off.  Over the last few weeks, it has been [...]

August 9, 2013|Categories: Berries, Featured, Recipes|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Milk—Is it doing your body good?

By Amanda Hill We’ve all seen the commercials—the coolest actresses, athletes and entertainers proudly sport their milk mustaches. We’ve been told it does a body good. Got milk? You bet! Growing up, milk was a part of my everyday diet. I’d start the day with a bowl of cereal and skim milk. I’d have a [...]

July 2, 2013|Categories: Healthy Eating|Tags: , , , , |7 Comments

Strawberry Banana Smoothies

By Kelly Bogard I have strawberries running through my mind right now.  I get so excited when I see those little red beauties show up in the produce section of the grocery store.  I know that means summer is coming.  And even though the Texas weather has been a bit unpredictable this week, I still [...]

April 12, 2013|Categories: Berries, Kid-Friendly Meals, Recipes|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Strawberry Banana Smoothies

Soda ban causes big gulp

By Amanda Hill The other morning, I saw a Today Show interview with New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg as he explained his "soda ban" policy.  In the spirit of reducing obesity rates for NYC adults (now at more than 50 percent), the mayor is proposing a ban on all "full sugar" drinks larger than [...]

Dr Pepper Brisket

By Kelly Bogard Sometimes it takes a major happening to remind you how much you love something. Such is the case with Dublin Dr Pepper. Earlier this week, you probably saw Amanda's post on the sad ending of Dublin Dr Pepper and a video looking back on this great product. I remember drinking Dublin Dr Pepper [...]

January 27, 2012|Categories: Beef, Main Dishes, Texas Products|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments