Thanksgiving Day is just a week away and while mostly everyone has the main and ...
It’s that time of year when you start craving chili. I was actually standing in ...
Update- 11/15/2014: Thanks to everyone who participated- Natalie Carbonell- you are the winner. Happy Thanksgiving!! ...
Living in South Florida, The Cuban Sandwich is just a part of every day life. ...
A few months ago my husband and I did a 21 day fast in which ...
There are plenty of ways to do Turkey, but one of my favorite ways to do Turkey is “Beer Can” style on the Big Green Egg. It cooks lickety-split and yields moist, super juicy results. No more dried out Turkey again! Check out the accompanying blog post on how to cook Beer Can Turkey on the Big Green Egg for full recipe and directions.
I’m experiencing an egg renaissance. You see, when I first started dating my husband over 6 + years ago, he had a total aversion to eggs. This was inherited from his father, who also has an aversion to eggs of any kind, and Scott decided he hated eggs too. So, I got to hear how […]
I’ve recently become obsessed with salt. You see, not all salt is created equal and it’s important to note that yyour average table salt is quite different than a “sea salt” for example, and the nutritional benefits can vary by type. Let’s take a closer look at this staple ingredient- you’ll see that a little […]
Many of you know I do some freelancing for various sites – I thought you would find this article I wrote for TheFix.com on Regional BBQ Styles very interesting. My preferred style of BBQ is Lexington Style NC BBQ (I grew up in Charlotte, not far from Lexington), but I love any kind of BBQ […]
I’m usually not a fan of iceberg lettuce, but I am a fan of a wedge salad layered in creamy blue cheese dressing topped with crispy bacon. So while I’ve grilled all types of lettuces (including grilled romaine which I’ve gained notoriety with my fans, friends, and family) I decided I needed to try to […]
UPDATE 10/1/2014 – WINNER ANNOUNCED: Thanks to everyone who participated and also endured the issues I was having with my site at this time! The winner of this giveaway is Tommy Tippett- it is going to be like early Christmas for you Tommy! Congratulations!!! —————————————- Big news today! First, it is the 5 year anniversary […]
Biscuits are one of the first food memories I have. I grew up all over the South, and in my earliest years I lived in the Deep South, in Jackson, MS where I remember my Grandma Sylvia made drop biscuits every day (fun fact, I was born in Tupelo, MS, same town as Elvis!). In […]
I’m so blessed to have such a great network of friends in the BBQ Community, and Lester Scanland is a friend I’ve made through my blog and our love for great food! He had this awesome idea to host a “Make Your Own Grilled Cheese Bar” for his last cookout and I asked him if […]
Gazpacho is not one of those things you would think you could make on the grill. But you must trust me when I tell you that taking the extra step and grilling all the ingredients adds so much additional flavor that you will forever be spoiled having it this way! Scott, my “Chief Tasting Officer”, […]
These Cilantro Lime Grilled Wings are the perfect combination of sweet and spicy. Make sure to make extra because everyone will definitely want seconds. Ingredients: 24 jumbo chicken drumettes and or wings 1/2 a cup of honey 1/2 a cup of Sriracha 1/4 cup of soy sauce 2 cloves of minced garlic the juice and […]