Category Archives for "Appetizers"
As a busy working mom, I love the “Real Flavor, Real Fast” 30 minute meals that Smithfield has created with their Marinated Fresh Pork line. I have toured Smithfield HQ and know they treat their animals and their employees well, which results in a great product that I feel proud to cook with. As such, […]Continue reading
Grilling mussels is surprisingly easy- the hardest part is finding fresh mussels to throw on the grill. There are really only two steps to doing it: 1) creating the drawn butter you will pour over the mussels and 2) grilling the mussels. Ingredients: (Enough for 2 as an appetizer, if serving four double the recipe) […]Continue reading
Superbowl is around the corner and this event is THE fingerfood eating Holiday of the year, period. To me, the best part of Superbowl is the food. And this recipe for Buffalo Chicken and Blue Cheese nachos made on the grill are sure to make you the star of the night, regardless of how well […]Continue reading
Roasting pumpkins in hot coals is a fun way to cook veggies- I imagine this is the way our ancestors did it before they had ovens! Most people think of pumpkin pie when they think of this iconic fall squash. But in this recipe it makes for a wonderful salad, roasted in coals and served […]Continue reading
Bacon in spreadable form!!??? YESSSSSS!!!!!! Ahhh, Bacon. Ahhh, Pork, most versatile meat there is!! I was invited to go on a press trip to Smithfield, VA which is the Pork Capital of the world, and it was a welcome reprieve for me getting to go be in the South again, and take brake from being […]Continue reading
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