I have a couple friends who are vegetarians and they’re always telling me how great the food from MorningStar Farms is and how it tastes just like real meat, so when the company sent me a box of their veggie chicken nuggets I was pretty anxious to give them a try.
After taking one bite however I think that my friends might have forgotten exactly what real meat tastes like. Don’t get me wrong, these Chik’n Nuggets were definitely close … CONTINUE READING »
There’s more to me than just bacon weave grilled cheese sandwiches and deep fried White Castle sliders. Occasionally I like to class it up a little bit and head out to dinner at places that serve food that’s a little fancier than when I’m used to. Places like Antigua Latin Restaurant for example.
I’ve been to Antigua three or four times now and I’ve never had a bad meal or even a single bad bite of food for that … CONTINUE READING »
Each year the Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board asks 30 different food bloggers to each pick a different type of cheese and use it to create a unique macaroni and cheese dish. They call it 30 Days, 30 Ways, and for the third year in a row they’ve asked me to participate.
Two years ago I created a macaroni and cheese pie that featured a crust made entirely out of bacon. Last year I used Swiss cheese to make some … CONTINUE READING »
Ever since I went on a Wisconsin cheese tour last summer I’ve made it a point to try a larger variety of the many amazing cheeses that my home state offers. Recently I was at the grocery store and saw that Carr Valley Cheese Company produces something that they refer to as “Bread Cheese.”
Seeing this cheese really got me thinking. What if I were to make a grilled cheese sandwich that used this cheese in place of bread? A … CONTINUE READING »
I used to be hooked on Hellmann’s mayonnaise. Back in college I went through the stuff like it was water. In fact, I ate so much of it that when referring to water I probably could have said “I go through this stuff like it’s mayonnaise!” and it would have been a fitting comparison.
Seriously though, I used to buy Hellmann’s mayonnaise by the gallon from Sam’s Club. I put it on every single burger and sandwich I ate … CONTINUE READING »