Glazed Double Smoked Spiral Ham

Pork

Hello again and thanks for visiting! Smoking a Brined Split Turkey Breast last weekend gave me an opportunity to try my first Double Smoked Ham. This holiday recipe is easy, a great use of your BBQ pit, and turns out a delicious meal with a copious amount of leftovers. The reason this is called a “Double […]

Smoked Brined Split Turkey Breast

Chicken

Hello friends and Happy Thanksgiving! Please be sitting down for this… this year we have decided to eat out on Thanksgiving Day. I know… I know… but my in-laws are in town and they wanted to spend quality time with Mrs. Buddha and me. However, I didn’t want this time of year to pass without cooking […]

Palm Beach Weekend

Travel

This 4th of July weekend Debbie and I were fortunate enough to spend the weekend with our dear friends Frank & Joy at a beautiful home in Palm Beach, Florida. This trip was both unexpected and fantastic. From the first day to our last each was filled with great food, spirits, activities, and of course […]

Stir Fry Pork Onion Tacos

Pork

Yesterday was Cinco De Mayo and we celebrated as we do always… with food! This dinner combined Asian techniques with Tex-Mex influences to come up with a unique dish to celebrate the holiday, Pork “Wok-O’s”! So, grab a Tecate, sit back, and enjoy our recipe for Stir Fry Pork Onion Tacos.

Smoked Leg of Lamb on the Big Green Egg

Beef, Featured

Easter is a great holiday to cook for as it is a time to be with friends and family celebrating. This year the menu featured a traditional dish but one with a twist. I decided to go with a Leg of Lamb and smoke it on the Big Green Egg. This recipe combines the low and […]

Guinness Marinated Beef Short Ribs

Beef

Yesterday was St. Patrick’s Day and we decided to cook with that theme in mind. We wanted to play with the beef and cabbage concept and in turn create a unique dish that works for St. Patty’s day (or any other day). This recipe is a form of our Pantry Night concept and (as our recipes […]

Heart Shaped Mushroom Ravioli with Vodka Sauce

Vegetable

Going out for Valentine’s Day is for amateurs. If you really want to show the one you love a good time cook with them at home! Of course  I can say this after taking Debbie out every Valentine’s Day and experiencing first hand the madness that ensues. Debbie and I love to cook together so being at […]