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A book of Country Recipes chocked full of humorous stories make for many relaxed and fun-filled hours of reading.

When the Lord made pork chops, he said that they would be, bar none, Bob Holt's most favorite meat forever. Being brought up in the Presbyterian Church, and instilled with a belief in "predestination," I believe it was foreordained that pork chops would be it for me.

From the beginning, back in the years of World War II, pork was ...

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A book of Country Recipes chocked full of humorous stories make for many relaxed and fun-filled hours of reading.

When the Lord made pork chops, he said that they would be, bar none, Bob Holt's most favorite meat forever. Being brought up in the Presbyterian Church, and instilled with a belief in "predestination," I believe it was foreordained that pork chops would be it for me.

From the beginning, back in the years of World War II, pork was the main staple during my first year of life on the family farm. You're right, I don't remember it, but it must have been imprinted on my hard drive.

After Momma introduced me to pork fat (hog lard), Justin Wilson brought wine into my life, and I've been on a roll ever since.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780595095957
  • Publisher: iUniverse, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 8/3/2000
  • Pages: 256
  • Product dimensions: 5.98 (w) x 9.02 (h) x 0.58 (d)

Table of Contents

Recipes v
My Spaghetti Sauce 1
Mushroom Sauce 9
Pork Loin on the Grill 12
"Pork Chops and Sauce on a Bed of Noodles" 14
Rice with a Little Country HAM 23
Eggs and Peppers W / Chicken Breast 24
Rose Watlington's Pecan Pie 29
Bob's Fruit Bowl 34
Pepper Vinegar 36
Baked Beans 36
Broccoli Casserole 37
Sweet Potato Casserole with a Glaze 37
Glenda Hardee's Squash Casserole 38
A Favrite: Fried Corn 39
Creamed Corn, Eastern Carolina Style 39
Creamed Corn with a Kick 40
Green Bean Cassrole 41
Chunky Pineapple Casserole 42
Chicken Squash Casserole 43
Banana Pudding 44
Banana Pudding, the Instant Kind 45
Bob's BBQ Sauce 49
Eastern NC BBQ Sauce with a Little Sweetner Added 50
Vinegar/Wine Based Sauce 51
Ketchup/Wine Sauce 51
Pineapple/Wine Sauce 52
Cajun Chops, Eastern Carolina Style 53
Grilled Pork Loin with Cherry Sauce 54
Pork Chops with Peppers 55
Pork Chops N'Honey 56
Sugared Pork Chop Delite 57
Sweet N' Sour Pork Chops 58
Apples N Chops 58
Noodles with Pork and Tomato Based Sauce 59
One of My Favorite Potato Salads 60
Momma's Potato Salad 61
German Style Potato Salad 62
Asparagus with Eggs, AU Gratin 63
White Asparagus Sauce 64
Roasted Vegtables with Center Cut Pork Chops 65
Catfish or Mullet, Deep Fried 73
Mouth Watering Hushpuppies 74
Beer Battered Hushpuppies 74
South of the Border Hushpuppies 75
Fried Bullfrog Legs 77
Marinaded Bourbon and Honey Chops, on the Grill 91
Peach Salsa 92
Apples, Taters and Chops (in a casserole) 93
Pork Chops with Macaroni Noodles 94
The Other White Meat (for Me) 94
Chicken House Deer Stew 98
Momma's Sunday Fried Chicken 101
Momma's Barbecue Sauce 102
"Home Fried Potatoes, Helen Mae Style" (my Mother) 103
Bob's Fried Chicken 104
"Chicken over Toast" 106
"Cream of, Cream of, Cream of Chicken Soup" 107
Chicken with Honey and Wine Supreme (per serving) 108
Momma's Chicken N' Pastry 109
Bob's Grilled Chicken Breast 110
Chocolate Cherried Delite 112
Country Style Steak and Gravy 113
Filet Mignon for 2 124
Spicey Steak Seasoning 125
Sauce De' Mignon 125
Cherried Steak AU Poivre 126
Steak AU Povire 128
Mashed Potatoes with Chives, Basil and Bacon 129
Garlicy New York Strips 130
Roasted Onions Supreme with Cashews 131
Chocolate Cherried Delght 131
Grilled Chicken with Wine and Basil Marinade 136
Shrimp, Patricia 137
Fried Fish, Campground Style 139
Momma's Coleslaw 140
Vinegar Based Coleslaw 141
Andouille and Shrimp Stew 144
Momma's Egg Bread 148
Almost French Toast 149
Cherry Toast 149
Orange Toast 150
Cashew Nut French Toast 150
Duplin County Hashed Brown Potatoes 152
My Special Hashed Browns 153
Sausage and Eggs Scramble 153
Fried Grits 154
Fried Grits with Country Ham Bits 155
Shrimp Smothered Grits 155
Real Creamy Stone Ground Grits 157
Milk Gravy 158
Sausage Gravy 158
Sausage and Shrimp over Creamy Grits with Country Ham Gravy 159
Country Ham Gravy (This ain't red-eye gravy.) 159
Ok, Red Eye Gravy 160
Creamy Grits 160
Seafood and Cheese Omelet 161
Ham and Cheese Omelet 162
Sausage and Cheese Omelet 162
Western Omelet 163
Garbage Omelet 163
Mamma's Hamburger Casserole 167
Bob's Hamburger Casserole 168
Creamed Corn & Sausage Casserole 169
Pork Chop and Vegetable Casserole 169
Pork Chops and Scalloped Potato Casserole 170
Ham and Potato Casserole 171
Ham and Macaroni Casserpole 172
Bacon and Corn Chowder, Duplin County Style 173
Eggplant Parmaigiana with Noodles 174
Hamburger and Pasta Salad 175
Momma's Biscuits 180
Bob's Favorite Biscuits 182
Heavy Whipping Cream Biscuits 183
Sweet Potato Biscuits 183
Cheese Biscuits 184
Pork Chop Biscuits 187
Sausage Biscuits 187
Sausage and Egg Biscuit 188
Bacon Biscuit 188
Flour Bread 193
Waffles with Bananas 194
Bananas and Sauce 194
Waffles with Cherry Maple Sauce 195
Momma's Chocolate Cake 201
Bob's Chocolate Cake 202
Cherried Double Fudge Cake 203
Cherry Pound Cake 204
Momma's Pound Cake 205
Chocolate Chip Pound Cake 206
Hershey Chocolate Bar Cake 207
Vanilla Wafer Cake 208
Peach/Cherry Surprise 209
Cherry Cobbler 212
Blueberry Cobbler 213
A Quickie Cobbler 214
Quick Peachy/Cherry Cobbler 215
Cherry Nut Bread 216
Cookies and Candy 217
Cherry Surprise 217
Cherry Sugar Cookies 218
Amaretto Sunshine Cookies 219
Bob's Fruit N' Nuts Cookies 220
Lucious Brownies with Cream Cheese Frosting 220
Delicious Cherry Fudge 222
Creamy Fudge with an Oreo Kick 222
Mrs Jean Brooks' Five Minute Fudge (Walter Brooks' Mother) 223
Chocolate Fruit Drop Cookies 225
A Date with Chocolate Drop Cookies 226
Dark Chocolate Chip Cookies 227
Soft Center Chocolate Chip Cookies 228
Chocolate Chip "N" Pecan Cookies 228
Peanutty Chocolate Chip Cookies 229
Coconut Cookies 230
Chocolaty Peanutty Bars 231
Clusters of Cashews 232
Chocolate, Maple Pralines with a Cherry Surprise 233
Cherry Graham Brownies 234
Hot Fudge Sauce 234
Chocolate Pie with Whipped Cream Topping 235
Peanut Butter Cookies 236
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