A Tribute to Jess Jackson
Pairing: Barbecued Shrimp with Cheese Grits
By happy accident, Amber Huffman combined leftovers of two low-country staplesbarbecue and cheddar cheese gritsfor a quick Southern fusion meal. It became a Jess Jackson favorite. Here, Huffman tops her grits with grilled shrimp slicked with a tangy, bourbon-based barbecue sauce. "I seriously have received three marriage proposals over a bowl of my cheese grits," says Huffman. "I've accepted none so far."