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

Strawberry Cobbler Cake

By Kelly Bogard Ah, a holiday weekend! It's a time to enjoy friends and family, play in the sprinklers and cook out. It's also a time I don't want to be stuck in my kitchen or inside at all, for that matter. But, with every good cookout, there needs to be a dessert. Something quick [...]

July 5, 2013|Categories: Desserts, Featured, Holiday Treats, Recipes, Specialty Crops|Tags: , , , |0 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

Meet a Texas citrus farmer: Dale Murden

By Amanda Hill Even in the midst of cold winter weather, Texans can get a taste of fresh, juicy citrus fruits grown right here in the Lone Star State. Did you know that Texas citrus farmers grow grapefruit from November through March each year? Meet Dale Murden, a South Texas citrus farmer. Dale has grown [...]

March 5, 2013|Categories: Citrus, Meet a Farmer|Tags: , , , , |1 Comment

Berry Cheesecake Parfaits

By Kelly Bogard Some of you may remember that last fall I attended the Dinner Tonight Healthy Cooking School, presented by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in McLennan County. I had an amazing time learning some easy tips for making food more nutritious without breaking my pocketbook. So this year when they invited me [...]

January 18, 2013|Categories: Berries, Desserts, Featured, Healthy Eating, Recipes, Texas Products|Tags: , , , |1 Comment