Crazy about Cooking

With more than 150 recipes, party menus, and stories 'round the stove, Lulu's new book is more than a kitchen tool―it's a fun read.

Crazy Sister Cooking Cookbook

From managing her restaurant in Gulf Shores, Alabama, to entertaining friends, Lucy Buffett does everything with passion. Her full-steam-ahead approach shines through in her new book, Crazy Sista Cooking (Already Done, 2007), available at Cheers to one of our favorite recipes―a rich, coffee-flavor cocktail.


LuLu's World-famous Bushwacker
¼ cup coffee liqueur
2 tablespoons crème de cacao chocolate liqueur
3 tablespoons dark rum
¼ cup half-and-half
1 scoop vanilla ice cream
1 to 2 cups crushed ice
Chocolate syrup
Dark rum (optional)
Maraschino cherry

Combine first 6 ingredients in a blender; process until smooth.

Drizzle chocolate syrup down sides of a tall glass; turn to swirl. Pour ice cream mixture into glass. Top with a splash of dark rum, if desired, and a cherry. Makes 1 serving.

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