Summer Salads: Southern Cornbread Salad
Nothing says summer quite like a picnic or pool party, and nothing is better than party food that as quick as it is yummy! However, I can’t wrap my head around picnics of simple cold-cut sandwiches and chips. Growing up, there was always one dish that was guaranteed a place on every picnic and summer […]
Southern Sirloin & Sausage Biscuit Burger
…a sirloin and breakfast sausage patty on a buttermilk biscuit with pepper jelly, bacon, kale-apple-citrus slaw, and a runny fried egg, and it was a hit among the judges and guests.
Memorial Day Weekend Cookout: Guinness Glazed Ribs
Just in time for Memorial Day Weekend Cookouts…two of my favorite things–beer and ribs! For this year’s cookout, we’re marinating and glazing a couple racks of St. Louis-style ribs in Guinness and making the whole family happy.
Memorial Day: Sausage Stuffed Jalapeno Popper Cups
Many of us will be attending or even hosting a Memorial Day cookout this weekend, and rather than serve the same old cookout recipes, why not serve up something new? After seeing a Tasty video about Jalapeño Popper cups, it hit me that those crazy little wonton wrappers could be the answer to my jalapeño […]
Memphis BBQ Potato Salad
Remember my earlier post about date night recipe throw-downs? This was our first. Reser’s was hosting an ancillary competition at World Food Championships, so since we were already going to Vegas to compete, Jeremy thought he’d try his hand at recipe creation and cooking. I made a list of everything we needed for basic potato […]
Summer Cookout: Cider BBQ Ribs
While the ribs slowly smoked over pecan wood for several hours, I created a bbq sauce using some of my favorite ingredients–local hard cider, apple cider vinegar, and lots of flavorful spices.