August 9, 2021
al pastor tacos

Al Pastor Tacos

Al Pastor tacos were named for Albert Pastor in 1975, a celebrity chef and bartender in Cabo who loved pineapple and pork. Okay, maybe not. Al […]
July 27, 2021
homemade cherry bbq sauce

Homemade Cherry BBQ Sauce

I’m not sure it gets more Michigan than this homemade cherry BBQ (barbecue?) sauce. Tangy and sweet, this cherry recipe is summer in a BBQ sauce […]
June 27, 2021
Grilled BLT salad recipe

Grilled BLT Salad Recipe

There’s nothing more summer than a nice BLT sandwich. The salty bacon, with the savory tomato and crisp lettuce is a winner every time. Let’s take […]
June 21, 2021

Quick Caramelized Onions (with Beer & Mustard)

I love the smell of caramelized onions; it takes me to the ballpark, with a sausage covered in mustard and onions in one hand, and a […]
June 9, 2021

Crispy Pork Carnitas

I don’t often, if ever, proclaim a dish is so good that you “need to drop everything to make this right now today”. But, um, you […]
May 5, 2021
blackened tilapia tacos

Blackened Tilapia Tacos

Let’s all take a digital minute to appreciate tilapia. Sustainable, versatile, affordable, and (if prepared correctly) very mild and tasty. This Blackened Tilapia Taco dish takes […]
April 12, 2021

Recipe: Pork Belly Grits with Chimichurri and Blistered Tomatoes

This dish, Pork Belly Grits with Chimichurri and Blistered Tomatoes, has become my signature dish; not because its my Instagram avatar or because I entered it […]
March 21, 2021

Grilled Pasta Primavera

Pasta Primavera, or “Springtime Pasta” in Italian, is a classic. My take throws some of those veggies on the grill, contrasting the grassy flavors with the […]
February 20, 2021

Grilled Salmon and Caper Dill Sauce

I don’t think there’s a better weeknight protein than grilled salmon. Healthy, tasty, and easy, plus it makes great leftovers in a salad. I prefer to […]
January 30, 2021
sourdough beer pizza dough

Recipe: Sourdough Beer Pizza Dough

Homemade pizza is sublime. Whether baked or grilled, there’s just something about the allure of making a fresh pie. This dough “hacks” the 2 day cold […]

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