Binding Agents: What Are They, Why We Need Them, & Other Facts

Bird Bath chicken glaze and other dry binding agents in containers on a table and two brown eggs

Binding Agents: What Are They, Why We Need Them, & Other Facts If you prepare food at home, you’ve used binding agents. But, unless you have some technical culinary knowledge or typically cook from recipes, you may not be familiar with what precisely binding agents are. While these substances often fall closer to the bottom […]

Easy Sizzlin’ Summer Barbeque Recipes

Summer grilling recipes corn on the cob being rolled on a hot grill

Easy Sizzlin’ Summer Barbeque Recipes That’ll Get You Outdoors ASAP Memorial Day marks the beginning of summer barbeque. Let the cheers begin! If the longer days and warmer temps aren’t enough to get you excited about summer, how about some quick and easy summer bbq recipes that’ll get you out of the kitchen into the […]

Unbelievably Tasty Apple Pie Recipes

Apple pie with a bottle of milke and Texas Pepper Jelly products around it on a table

Unbelievably Tasty Texas Pepper Jelly Apple Pie Recipes There’s nothing like apple pie for dessert, is there? Actually, yes, there is. That statement should actually read, “There’s nothing like Texas Rib Candy™ Apple Pie for dessert, is there?”. Here are 5 apple pie recipes using a variety of our products, including Rib Candy. These simple […]

What is Pectin? Get the Scoop

Pot of boiling pectin and spoon pouring pectin into pot for texas pepper jelly

What is Pectin? The Scoop Behind This Food Ingredient If you’re the type of shopper who reads the labels on everything they buy, chances are you know what pectin is. Before you run off and Google the term, there’s no need. We have had plenty of people ask about pectin in our products, so we […]

Labor Day 2017, Texas Pepper Jelly Style!

It’s here! The biggest cookout weekend of the year! Labor Day weekend is often the weekend for the last, biggest, and best cookout! We invite friends, family, and everybody in the neighborhood to come break bread and grill meat with us. Hurricane Harvey notwithstanding, I hope you ordered your Texas Pepper Jelly products in time […]

Memorial Day Grillin’

Memorial Day 2017 is Monday, May 29, and that’s just a week away. It’s time to start getting ready for that Memorial Day cookout! For me, Step One is uncovering the grill and cleaning it thoroughly. We cleaned it when we covered it for the winter, but it’s really important that the grill be clean […]

Texas-Style Pasta Salad!

We’ve had a few warm days, and whatever the temperature is where you live, school is winding to a close and people are extra busy and where are all the simple recipes that don’t take much time and use only a few ingredients and don’t heat up the whole house to make? Oh, we have […]

Football Sunday Food: Texas-Style Cheesy Chicken Dip! (Crockpot Style!)

Dutch oven with Cheesy Chicken dip TPJ recipe

Why Chicken Dips Are The Superbowl Secret Ingredient Your super football Sunday couch quarterbacks are going to need food, and plenty of it. Get out your crockpot, grab some bread, veggies, or chips and make some dips, easy-peasy style. Remember, you can’t have too many dips at your super football party, and that’s not even […]

How About Some Peach Cranberry Rib Candy for Thanksgiving?

How About Some Peach Cranberry For Thanksgiving? October is almost over, and November means Thanksgiving! It’s time to order some Texas Pepper Jelly products to help you with your Thanksgiving dinner – the preparation of it and the eating of it, both. Thanksgiving means cranberries, and Texas Pepper Jelly has its delicious Peach Cranberry Rib […]

Labor Day’s Coming Up Soon!

Hey, listen, Labor Day is coming up REALLY SOON! Hamburger is on sale in most grocery stores, and in fact, so are pork chops and ribs. Everybody is getting ready for that awesome Labor Day cookout, including the merchants! No cookout is complete without plenty of barbecue sauce, and Craig’s BBQ Sauce is the best […]