Tag Archives: game day

molten chicken wings


While coming up with ideas for Super Bowl appetizers I didn’t want to make too many overly complicated dishes. It is safe to say that wings are usually the first to go at any sporting event. Most often people go … Continue reading

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smokey black bean dip


Dips and appetizers have been on my mind as we are approaching the big game day. With leftover black beans in the refrigerator, it seemed only appropriate to come up with a good black bean dip. This dip has a … Continue reading

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brie with blueberry, chipolte, and caramelized onion chutney


This chutney is out of this world. The flavors are uniquely perfect. Blueberries with the smokey chipolte peppers and caramelized onions make a perfect combination. A smokey sweetness that pairs perfectly with brie and crackers. Try it on my roasted turkey sandwich, … Continue reading

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rajas con crema (poblanos with cream)


  Rajas is a traditional Mexican condiment consisting of strips of poblano chilies and onions, thus ‘Rajas’ means strips. In this particular recipe, the strips of roasted poblanos and onions are married with melted cheese and cream. Perhaps this recipe eventually evolved into … Continue reading

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white bean dip (hummus)


This is an excellent and healthy dip for any occasion. White beans must be the secret ingredient as most of the time my friends ask what is in the hummus that makes it so unique. One, it is not traditional hummus as there are no garbanzo beans or tahini. … Continue reading

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roasted turkey breast sandwich with brie and blueberry chipolte chutney


A great sandwich. Roasted turkey, brie, spinach, and the unique flavors of caramelized onions, blueberries and chipolte in the chutney complete the sandwich with flair. This sandwich could be made for a group as well by using long chiabatta or italian loaves. Make large … Continue reading

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red beer (red eye)


This is not the true ‘red eye beer recipe’ that actually consists of vodka and a raw egg (recipe below). However, this red beer recipe has been around for ages and is a fun twist on beer. Some call it … Continue reading

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