loretta lynn’s lemon whippersnappers

lemon whippersnappers finished

Last year, we went with some friends to see the incredible, country music legend Loretta Lynn.Do you know what’s gayer than a group of grown-ass men drunkenly dancing and singing along to ‘Coal Miner’s Daughter’? Well, if you ask anyone who was unfortunate to sit within 20 feet of us that night, they’d say “not much.”

lemon whippersnappers book

During the show, Loretta (who wore a dress out of the Toddlers & Tiara’s Spring line and sang seated in a metal folding chair) told stories about husband, Doo, fellow legend, Patsy Cline, growing up in Butcher Holler and even penning a cookbook. Autographed copies of ‘You’re Cookin’ It Country’ were even available in the lobby of the venue. As you can imagine, we had to have one!

lemon whippersnappers ingredients    lemon whippersnappers cookbook

lemon whippersnappers making    lemon whippersnappers cooling

While she may be one of the most iconic recording artists of any genre and have had an Oscar-winning film made about her life, her cooking skills leave a little to be desired. She was kind enough to include a recipe for a bologna sandwich. Ingredients list: bologna and two slices of white bread.

Like london’s gooey butter cake, this recipe is comprised of little more than a box cake mix and powdered sugar. So, we HAD to make them.

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