Recipes


Apple Pancetta Crostini

Apple Pancetta Crostini

Don’t know what chiffonade means? Perfect, neither will your guests. Start the night off right with this surprisingly impressive..

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Field Berry & Cider Crisp

Field Berry & Cider Crisp

It’s amazing how some of the best recipes are so wicked simple and this  is no exception. While I’m a fan of dessert, my co-workers tend..

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Mozza Balls

Mozza Balls

As soon as I tried the mozzarella balls at Famoso, I knew I had to create this at home. With delicious, good-quality ingredients, this..

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Salami Crostini

Salami Crostini

I’d like to claim I’m always on-point with my ingredients. That I shop at only the best, local, freshest bistros…but lets get real, I’m..

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The Italian Street Dog

The Italian Street Dog

It’s no lie that lately the hot-dog has been getting some good publicity. New venues with new ideas are putting a lot of new twists on a..

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Bruschetta

Bruschetta

If you hadn’t noticed by now, I’m a big fan of Italy. This is partly because of their beautiful art, language and culture, but mostly,..

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Chicken Wings

Chicken Wings

The majestic chicken wing! Did you know that it was estimated 1.33 BILLION chicken wings were eaten during this year’s super bowl (fact..

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Steak Sandwich

Steak Sandwich

Question: If a steak is eaten in the forest and nobody is around to see you eat it, is it still delicious? Well, do you know how to cook..

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Vanilla Honey Poached Pears

Vanilla Honey Poached Pears

Sometimes you need a break from baked goods, but really, who wants to say goodbye to dessert completely? Poached Pears are one of my..

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Beer Marinated Salmon

Beer Marinated Salmon

Although this recipe uses the Traditional ale, it is anything but traditional. An twist on a recipe with an Asian flare, this salmon is..

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Citra Beef

Citra Beef

This beef is having an identity crisis – this slow-cooker meal is aspiring to be a salad. Who knew that a recipe could be so much harder..

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Seafood Pasta

Seafood Pasta

It’s 5 o’clock on a Wednesday and you haven’t pulled anything out for dinner. Thankfully, this seafood pasta is easy, quick and flexible..

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Apple Sage Pork Tenderloin

Apple Sage Pork Tenderloin

Pork tenderloin is my go-to “oh shit, people are coming over and I don’t know what to make.” It’s easy (you literally season with salt..

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Jambalaya

Jambalaya

It’s the post-holiday season and everyone’s wallets are tight. My brother came to visit over the holidays and boy, did this recipe ever..

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Marinated Fish Tacos

Marinated Fish Tacos

Yes, I have done fish taco’s before – but seriously, who doesn’t love fish tacos? I want names. Since they are the perfect spring/summer..

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Beer Battered Fish

Beer Battered Fish

Let’s be honest, if you caught the fish yourself, beer was likely involved. And now it can involved in making it too! A bit of beer for..

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Balsamic Chicken

Balsamic Chicken

It’s Friday afternoon and you’re chatting with your friends at work as everybody is getting ready to leave for the day. Everybody’s..

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Sweet & Sour Chicken

Sweet & Sour Chicken

For those nights when you just don’t have the energy to cook. This recipe is easy and quick – you don’t even have to fully cook the..

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Meat Pie

Meat Pie

Meat pies and Scottish heavy ale go together like a Scotsman and a kilt. Only difference is you will want to know what is under our meat..

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Beer & Cheese Dip

Beer & Cheese Dip

Just when you thought that beer and cheese couldn’t be more perfect together – you discover that you can combine them into one perfect..

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