pepper pesto

2 Pesto Recipes Excellent for Pasta’s

Everywhere I worked as a chef, we've had our own garden, and everywhere we've had a garden, we've grown basil. Keeping a garden is...

Egg In A Basket ( Egg Inside Bread) With Optionally Sliced Fruit

It’s not just the most important meal of the day, it’s probably the most special as well. Anyone can cook dinner or lunch, you’re...
Smoked Apple Salad With Bacon

Time For A ‘Manly’ Smoked Apple Salad With Cheddar And Bacon

Time for another Manly Salad! This time it's my Smokin' Apple Salad. As I've said before, there is no reason a guy can't eat...

How to Make Those Crispy Restaurant Fries At Home

What if I told you you could make the same style of fries you get eating out, at home, with just a few simple...

Fried Catfish with White Cheddar Sauce and Bacon

Catfish, in the Southern U.S., is something very special. It is what Trout is to the Appalachian region, or salmon to the Northwest. In...

How To Make Vegetable Pasta? A Pasta Replacement

What Vegetables to Choose For Making Vegetable Pasta? Take me back to the good ole days of unlimited pasta at Olive Garden… Without the shame...

Captain’s Hot Spiced Cider

As a chef, you often find yourself as the final authority on all matters restaurant related, even if they involve things in the cold,...

Celeste Sunrise with Orange Juice | a Frangelico Cocktail

The name of Frangelico liqueur, and the drink’s bottle itself, conjures images of a pious Franciscan monk laboring among the limestone in the hills...

Cock-a-leekie soup

Weird name, I know, but this is a great winter soup from the British Isles variously ascribed to Wales or Scotland, so just don't...

Potato Sundae

Everyone loves a classic ice cream sundae. The cold creamy vanilla ice cream, the hot chocolatey fudge, sprinkles, the whipped cream, the frosty fluted...

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