Category: Holidays

Memorial Day Grillin’

This weekend in the United States is Memorial Day Holiday. This weekend is for us to remember the men and women around us who have died and honoring those who serve in the Armed Forces. Over the weekend, across the united states, there will be many parades that involve military personnel and members of veteran’s…

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Grilled Cilantro Chicken

Cinco De Mayo is right around the corner and I can’t tell you how much I love eating Mexican food (Tex-Mex in the Midwest). I had a Tex-Mex Catering job, and it was so hard to walk away from because of the food. Chicken and Beef tacos with all different kinds of toppings. Yet, for…

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Valentine’s Day Dinner

This year instead of going out to eat I made our Valentines dinner. The plating needs some help but it was outstanding even if I say so myself.  I prepared lobster tails and filet mignon on the grill, with the accompaniment of colcannon and sauteed asparagus. And for dessert, chocolate covered strawberries. This was the first…

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Corned Beef Hash

Here is my nod to St. Patrick’s Day fare. I’m not much into boiled cabbage or potatoes, I like the maillard reaction, browning and carmelizing, of food way to much to be boiling anything but water; well maybe pasta. Anyway, I confess that when push comes to shove I will eat the dogfood version that comes in the…

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