Ever since I tried the deep fried burger at Painted Parrot I’ve been meaning to make one of my own. The only difference is that instead of deep frying only the burger patty like they do I wanted to deep fry the entire thing! Sure, I’ve made Deep Fried White Castle Sliders before, but those are nowhere near the size of a normal burger.
It also happens that Target recently sent me a gift card and encouraged me to check … Continue Reading »
Back when I made my Bacon Weave Taco a few people suggested that I use the same bacon weave shell in combination with Taco Bell’s Doritos Locos Taco. Well, I took it one step further than that by adding a melted, three cheese blend between the two shells, similar to what Taco Bell does with their Cheesy Gordita Crunch.
I also need to thank Hormel for continually hooking me up with free bacon because between this and all the other … Continue Reading »
Planters recently launched a new mix of honey roasted peanuts, almonds and soy clusters that they call NUT-rition Sustaining Energy Mix. The mix comes in three different varieties — Apple Cinnamon, Chocolate Nut and Honey Nut — and each bag contains 10 grams of protein along with fiber, vitamins and minerals.
What I really wanted to know though is if the “energy mix” would actually give me any energy and if so, how much. So, I decided to put … Continue Reading »
The Elvis is perhaps one of the greatest sandwiches ever created. How can you not love the combination of peanut butter, bacon and banana? In the past I’ve even toyed with various iterations of the Elvis by creating Elvis Cookies and the Spicy Elvis.
This time, I decided to stick much closer to the original sandwich, with one minor difference. Instead of including the bacon along with the bananas and peanut butter between the two slices of bread I … Continue Reading »