November 27th, 2011 | Blog, David Bates, Musings/Reminiscences, Recipes | 5 Comments
I have every intention of having this blog be about books and writing, but sometimes I stray. Today is one of those days, because I want to give you my recipe for Chess Pie.
Chess Pie is an old Southern recipe. My South Carolina father loved a chess pie, untouched as he was by any health food considerations. He lived in an era before cholesterol, or at least before we knew the word, and he died at home at 87 of a heart attack. A good way to go. My main memory of chess pie was when … Read More