Tag Archives: Bacon

Pork Burgers

We were out and about with friends at the first annual “Lake County Food Truck Frenzy” – and it was a bit of a frenzy, we were there for hours and, between the four of us, only managed to sample … Continue reading

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Snoop Dogg’s Bacon

I’ve posted before about how much we’ve been enjoying Martha and Snoop Dogg’s Potluck Dinner Party on VH1, and that we liked the recipes I’ve tried, like Snoop Dogg’s Tartar Sauce (yummy!); so when it came time to cook up … Continue reading

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Caramelized Onion Dip

One of the things my husband really does not care for is caramelized onions; so, when he sent me this recipe for a hot caramelized onion dip he’d found on the web at Sweet Paul Magazine, I was a bit … Continue reading

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Bacon Cups With Deviled Egg Dip

I’m gonna start by saying that this recipe is just a bit tetchy – there is a lot of cooking spray application involved. But. Everything can be done well in advance of having folk over, so, when they have arrived, … Continue reading

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Candied Bourbon Bacon

Yeh. I had you at bacon, it know; but candied bourbon bacon? Yummers! And, while this bacon is perfection in a BLT on toasted sourdough bread, don’t discount its attraction as part of a balanced breakfast. Best part? Well, aside … Continue reading

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Red Eye Barbecue Sauce

Lot’s of folk know Red Eye Gravy, that tasty mélange of coffee, bacon, and stuff slathered over ham, grits, biscuits, what have you. But… Red Eye Barbeque sauce? Yep! And, boy howdy, is it tasty! I screwed up a wee, … Continue reading

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A Better BLT Pasta Salad

Last year, I made a BLT pasta salad, and it was good, but… something was missing. Then, earlier this month, I discovered what the problem was. The tomatoes. I needed to cook the tomatoes in a bit of bacon fat … Continue reading

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Parfait! Zippy Bacon Wrapped Dates

One of the most popular munchies I make just got a bit more popular. Truly, it is hard not to love dates stuffed with cheese, wrapped in bacon, then seasoned with a savory maple garlic steak spice blend; but… now … Continue reading

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Green Beans, Cuban(?) Style

To go with our very tasty Cuban Chicken, I did some surfing on da Google and came across a recipe for Cuban Green Beans. Is this a favorite in Havana, served by Cuban grandmothers to their progeny? I have absolutely … Continue reading

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German Sweet Potato Salad

I came across a recipe from Better Homes and Gardens for German Potato Salad made in the slow cooker, and it looked good. But… I thought I could mebbe make it better – with sweet potatoes in place of the … Continue reading

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