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Greetings friends!


As you probably know by now, we’re always looking for an excuse to learn something new. If we can do it with friends and family, even better!


In honor of our south Louisiana roots, roux recently teamed up with one of our favorite neighborhood bakeries to […]

By |2019-05-02T18:04:26+00:00March 2nd, 2019|Categories: Creative, Recipes, Team|

Favorite Holiday Recipes

Our team loves to cook… especially together! During the holidays the roux team gathered some of our favorite go-to recipes. Check out these yummy dishes, which are great all year round, in the posts below.

By |2018-01-12T17:27:31+00:00January 12th, 2018|Categories: Recipes|

Lady Fingers

I decided to share my grandmother’s cookie recipe that I remember her always baking around Christmas.
  • 1 lb margarine
  • 2 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla
  • 3 tablespoons water
  • 6 cups sifted flour
  • 2 cups pecans
Mix ingredients: add flour slowly until a hard dough is formed.  Roll the dough out into a tube “about the length […]

By |2018-01-12T17:27:44+00:00January 12th, 2018|Categories: Recipes|

Rosemary + Cranberry Spread

This tasty holiday spread is great for a pre-dinner appetizer or party snack.


  • 8 oz cream cheese, softened
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder
  • 4 tablespoons dried sweetened cranberries
  • 2 tsp chopped fresh rosemary
  • fresh cracked pepper & salt
First, soften the cream cheese by stirring at room temperature in a bowl.
Then fold in all ingredients until well combined.
Serve […]

By |2018-01-12T17:27:51+00:00January 12th, 2018|Categories: Recipes|

Amazing Coconut Pie

At my family’s holiday gatherings, food was always “semi-homemade”.  Here’s an easy recipe for a crowd-pleasing dessert that doesn’t require hours in the kitchen.


1.  Preheat the oven to 350 degrees
2.  While oven is heating, blend the following ingredients in a blender until smooth:
  • 2 cups milk
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup Bisquick mix
  • 4 eggs
  • 1/4 cup […]
By |2018-01-12T17:27:59+00:00December 5th, 2017|Categories: Recipes|

Holiday Apple Salad


  • 3 medium thinly sliced apples – I like a mixture of Honeycrisp and Granny Smith
  • Juice of 1/2 lemon to coat the apples
  • 12 ounces salad greens (whatever you like or have on hand)
  • 1 cup pecan halves, toasted or candied (optional)
  • 3/4 cup dried cranberries
  • 4 ounces crumbled blue cheese


  • 1/2 cup light vegetable oil OR extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1/4 cup apple […]
By |2018-01-12T17:28:04+00:00December 5th, 2017|Categories: Recipes|


I don’t know about you, but the heat and humidity are making me crave crisp fall weather and the delicious apples that come with it! I had drafted a blog post focused on building margin into our daily schedules, but I think I’ll save that for another time. Sharing a favorite family summer recipe seemed more […]

By |2017-09-22T21:14:32+00:00July 28th, 2017|Categories: Recipes|

Fall Recipes

We wanted to share a few of our favorite recipes with you this season. Some are pretty unique and others are tried and true. We hope you enjoy them and leave us a comment or two. Happy holiday season!

By |2017-09-22T21:24:39+00:00November 18th, 2016|Categories: Recipes|

Russian Tea

Contributed by Karen Hall

This recipe certainly did not originate with me but the delicious flavor of this hot beverage, usually called Russian Tea, is a favorite of mine around the holidays. I may modify this season with artificially sweetened drink mixes to keep the calories lower. Below is the full sugar recipe. Jars of […]

By |2017-09-22T21:25:06+00:00November 18th, 2016|Categories: Recipes|

Green Bean Casserole

Contributed by Lauren Weiss

  • 2 cans of cream of mushroom soup
  • 1 cup milk
  • 2 tsp of soy sauce
  • 1/4 tsp black pepper
  • 8 cups of cooked green beans
  • 2 cup of French’s fried onions

Preheat oven to 350F. Mix soup, milk, soy sauce, black pepper, green beans and 1 1/3 […]

By |2017-09-22T21:25:18+00:00November 18th, 2016|Categories: Recipes|