Very Vera’s Coconut Cake Recipe with Lemon Curd Filling

I think one of my favorite candies in the entire world has to be an Almond Joy. Something about the rich creamy coconut filling makes my tastebuds start to salivate every time I think about it. I could actually do without the chocolate on it, and would be fine with it just being a pure coconut candy.

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Jalapeno Cilantro Hummus Recipe

I am absolutely addicted to this jalapeno cilantro hummus. My co-worker from Arizona swears by it.  When she shared the recipe with me one day, it was love at first taste! The best thing is, it gets better with age! Although, if it lasts past your next dinner party, I’d be thoroughly shocked! 

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Lemon Curd Recipe

There’s no shortage of love for lemons in my book. If I could, every meal would have the brightness of a freshly squeezed lemon added to it. I have always loved the zestiness of lemon and it’s worked it’s way into my favorite cocktails, salad dressings, and desserts. I decided to whip up this easy

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Sweet Like a Georgia Peach Cheerios

Thanks to General Mills Cereal who provided me with a couple of boxes of their new product to try as well as sponsoring this post. Although there was a sponsored element, all opinions are my own. Thank you for supporting the sponsorships that help keep Darling Down South running. In my house growing up, one

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Pimm’s Cup

Happy Mardi Gras, Y’all! I am not one of the fortunate creole folks who will be reveling with the closest of my thousand friends along Bourbon Street riding in parades or stuffing myself silly with beignets but I am sharing a little bit of the Mardi Gras magic with you today in the form of

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Lemon Gin Fizz

I remember the first time I ever had a chocolate egg cream and I gagged at the thought of drinking raw egg (although cookie dough was a major exception to this reflex). Fast forward to today and one of my favorite drink combinations at a bar consist of gin, citrus and egg white to create

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Baked Blueberry Brioche French Toast

Well… I had to create a new drop-down item on my menu for this blog post. It was well worth the trouble because this Baked Blueberry Brioche French Toast is probably the best thing you’ll eat for breakfast and it deserved a new breakfast category on my menu. Plus for someone who claims that breakfast

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