Fried Cauliflower with Spicy Avocado Cream (Chopped Cooking Challenge)

Inspired by Chopped, this Fried Cauliflower with Spicy Avocado Cream
is one delicious appetizer!

This Fried Cauliflower is paired with a Spicy Avocado Cream to create one delicious appetizer!Do you guys watch cooking shows?  It seems like there are a million to pick from these days.  Hell’s Kitchen, Good Eats, Top Chef, Cupcake Wars…the list literally goes on and on.  (I’ve always been partial to Top Chef Masters and Chopped myself.)  So when a fellow food blogger suggested that a couple of us dude food bloggers get together and do a Chopped style post, I was all in!  Continue Reading »

Roasted Garlic Bombs

Roasted Garlic is incredibly easy to make.  Roast up a double or triple batch
and store it in the freezer for quick flavor boosts to your weeknight meals!

Roasted Garlic is an easy flavor booster for all sorts of savory meals!Ever since I can remember, I’ve always loved to read.  I remember reading the Berenstain Bears and Hardy Boys books when I was a kid.  I read everything I could get my hands on.  I was even reading Stephen King books by like 6th grade.  Seriously…what 12-year-old reads The Shining?Continue Reading »

Southwestern Stuffed Peppers

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Honeysuckle White® and Shady Brook Farms®. All opinions are 100% mine.

These Southwestern Stuffed Peppers are a tasty and delicious matter the season!

I absolutely love grilling!  Pulling the cover off of the grill is seriously one of the best parts of my day!  I don’t know if it’s the incredible flavor that comes from cooking on the grill, or just the simple fact that I’m able to cook outside while enjoying the late afternoon sun.  Continue Reading »

Dr Pepper Pound Cake

I’ve partnered with Dr Pepper and Collective Bias to create this delicious Dr Pepper Pound Cake.  Drizzled with caramel and vanilla, this cake is the perfect dessert for your next outdoor party, summer picnic or backyard bash! #CollectiveBias #BackyardBash 

Drizzled with caramel and vanilla, this Dr Pepper Pound Cake is the perfect dessert for your next outdoor party, summer picnic or backyard bash! #CollectiveBias #shop #BackyardBashRaise your hand if you remember when soda came in little glass bottles.  I grew up in the 80’s, but I totally still remember glass soda bottles!  Cans were certainly more common, but every once in a while, you’d still come across an old vending machine stocked with glass soda bottles.Continue Reading »