One great thing about Milwaukee is the huge variety of ethnic festivals that we have each year, and all the amazing food that comes along with them. I recently headed down to Irish Fest and within an hour I was completely stuffed to the point where walking was almost uncomfortable.
First up was a bread bowl filled with Irish stew followed by two potato pancakes. The potato pancakes were great and came with sour cream on the side, which I’ve … CONTINUE READING »
One of the best parts about the Wisconsin State Fair is the food, and some of the most popular foods at the fair come on a stick. This year you could get deep fried apple pie on a stick, deep fried cream cheese on a stick and deep fried peanut butter & jelly sandwiches on a stick along with numerous other stick worthy items.
The food on a stick that I was looking forward to the most however turned out … CONTINUE READING »
It doesn’t always take a night of drinking for me to whip up a crazy sandwich. Sometimes when I’m bored, hungry and don’t have much food in my refrigerator I like to just combine everything that I do have into one sandwich and give it a ridiculous name. This is how the Egglami sandwich was born.
The sandwich features salami, a fried egg, two kinds of cheese, lettuce, mayonnaise, salsa and guacamole and is served on nutritious whole wheat toast.… CONTINUE READING »
Denny’s recently added some new choices to their value menu and one of these items is the Fried Cheese Melt. The “grilled cheese with a twist” as they refer to it is two pieces of sourdough bread with American cheese in between them. The “twist” is that unlike a regular grilled cheese sandwich, this one includes four fried mozzarella sticks as well.
The sandwich is only $4 and includes fries and a side of marinara sauce, which is a great … CONTINUE READING »
One of the big hits as far as food goes at the Wisconsin State Fair this year was a cheeseburger with a Krispy Kreme doughnut for a bun. As soon as I heard about this I knew that I couldn’t wait for the fair to try one, I had to make my own.
I decided to try it one day on my lunch break, and since there aren’t any Krispy Kreme locations near my work I instead headed to the … CONTINUE READING »