Onion Dip

I love chips and dip while watching football.  I read the label of the store bought stuff and found three words I was unable to pronounce.  Yeah, that doesn’t shock my friends and family -they know a book of words I can’t pronounce called a dictionary.  But these were words of stuff that didn’t sound…

My new toy and how I found the right smoker for me.

I have been enthralled with BBQ since I lived in Tampa and traveled extensively in the south. There is no doubt that BBQ is a staple in the South and growing in the rest of the country. With that thought, I have tried to recreate some of the best “Q” and while my efforts have…

New Orleans Hangover Hash

Breakfast in New Orleans is a big deal; you have to get ready for another day of rich food, excessive alcohol, and late nights. So you need fuel to start your day. This is my take on a hash I had when I was in New Orleans years ago. It starts with andouille sausage, creole…

Carnitas Tostada

While at my favorite mega-mart, I saw a bunch of new items or items that I had never worked with, or hadn’t worked with in years. It’s kinda like my own Chopped episode. (Food TV network, let me know when you want me. I’m ready for my close-up.) I saw shishito peppers, blood oranges, and…

Redneck BBQ Egg rolls

This is pure football watching food fun. You’ll surprise your friends and family and satisfy the the carnivore in anyone. It look like a simple egg roll but takes you to a pulled pork sandwich hidden inside. You have a crispy egg roll, creamy mac and cheese, tangy bbq sauce, and savory pulled pork. Dip…