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Cheeseburger Bread Boat

Cheeseburger Bread Boat

This cheeseburger bread boat recipe is perfect for tailgating or for a gameday appetizer. And just in time for playoff baseball as well! Even better, they are super quick and easy to make. Plus they don’t get your fingers all messy! These are a riff 

Nashville Hot Seasoning

Nashville Hot Seasoning

A Nashville hot chicken sandwich is somewhere in my top 3 favorite sandwiches. It rests comfortably at the top along with the Rueben and Banh Mi. There’s just something about the crispy chicken basted in hot seasoned oil that makes it fairly unique in the 

Asian Style Spare Ribs From The Smoker

Asian Style Spare Ribs From The Smoker

These smoked Asian style spare ribs are a beautiful marriage between Chinese takeout and American barbeque. They are sweet and sticky and smoky. If you’ve been around here for a while you will know I love combining an Asian flair to grilled/smoked foods. I think 

Mexican Chopped Cheese

Mexican Chopped Cheese

This Mexican chopped cheese sandwich has all the components that make the original so great. The ground beef, cheese and toasted bread are all there. But we’re going to supplement and ground beef with chorizo for extra flavor. Also, the shredded lettuce and tomatoes have 

Fig and Bourbon Cocktail – The Old Farmer

Fig and Bourbon Cocktail – The Old Farmer

I have dubbed this fig and bourbon cocktail “The Old Farmer”. Figs are thought to be the oldest know cultivated fruit so I thought the name was very fitting. Additionally, September is Bourbon Heritage Month and the last month that figs are in season. So 

Stupid Easy 3 Ingredient Grilled Chicken Breast Brine

Stupid Easy 3 Ingredient Grilled Chicken Breast Brine

Cooking chicken breasts doesn’t have to result in dried out, bland pieces of meat. With just a few ingredients and a little bit of time you can add some flavor and moisture. This grilled chicken breast brine is easy and adds a remarkable amount of 

Grilled Peach Paloma

Grilled Peach Paloma

Ahh, summer time. It’s a mixed bag of emotions. The days are long and hot but there’s plenty of sunlight and the best fruit of them all is in season. Peaches! There really isn’t anything like a fresh ripe peach on a hot afternoon in 

Grilled Sugar Snap Peas with Chili Crunch Aioli

Grilled Sugar Snap Peas with Chili Crunch Aioli

These grilled sugar snap peas might be your new favorite summer appetizer. Or side dish! First reason being that they taste great. Sugar snap peas are delicious raw but applying some heat adds another layer of flavor from the caramelization and intensifies their sweetness. The 

Lemon Pistachio Pesto

Lemon Pistachio Pesto

Traditional pesto has been around for a long time. The first written recipe in modern times is attributed to Giovanni Battista Ratto back in 1863. But rumor has it that Italians were mashing herbs, garlic, cheese and nuts together since the time of the Roman 

Easy Flattop Chicken Cheese Steak

Easy Flattop Chicken Cheese Steak

This chicken cheese steak (or chicken Philly) is a much easier and less expensive version of the traditional Philly cheese steak. It only takes a handful of common ingredients and about 20 minutes to cook. Putting it all together, it means that you can make