Monthly Archives: June 2018

Parfait! Dirty Martini Cheese

Back in the day, my Aunt Buzz truly enjoyed her Dirty Martini during cocktail hour. It was your standard vodka martini, but muddled with the addition of a wee, tiny bit of olive juice. I was not a real fan … Continue reading

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Fresh Relish

So… the only thing pickled about this fine relish is the avocado, which in and of itself is a lovely thing. Still and all, I’m gonna stick with calling this a Fresh Relish instead of, say, a salsa – mostly … Continue reading

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Best! Baked Bacon

This was a kindofa magical recipe find for me; and I am just sorry I didn’t note the source, but, trust me on this, this is the best bacon I’ve had! It is also wicked simple, and, if you line … Continue reading

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Firecracker Pork Tenderloin Tips

One of our local markets has this pretty terrific deal on pork tenderloin rib tips. They are boneless. They are tasty. And they are cheap, so I always try to have a packet in the freezer. They are most excellent … Continue reading

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Parfait! Buttermilk and Pickle Juice Brined Fried Chicken

So, I came across a recipe that looked really tempting – a buttermilk and pickle juice brined chicken for frying and serving in a sammich. Thing is, it was similar to one I had made and posted about several years … Continue reading

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