The fact that Sweet Baby Ray’s makes such a great barbecue sauce is sort of a blessing and a curse for them. On one hand, it’s the perfect sweet and tangy accompaniment to any type of dish. On the other hand though, their barbecue sauce is so good that you sort of forget that they actually have more than 20 other flavors in their product line.
Case in point: Last year I used their Honey Chipotle Sauce — which up … CONTINUE READING »
Yesterday when I posted my recipe for Butternut Squash Risotto With Roasted Garlic & Cracked Black Pepper Pork Tenderloin — made with delicious pork tenderloin from Smithfield — I promised that I’d be back with a follow up that involved deep frying just in case you had any leftovers.
Arancini is a Sicilian dish consisting of stuffed rice balls — often filled with meat, sauce, mozzarella cheese and peas — that are coated in bread crumbs and deep fried. Everything … CONTINUE READING »
Remember yesterday I wrote about the Kettle Brand Chips Breaded Deep Fried Cheese Curds that I made and mentioned how I had a ton of other ideas that I came up with that would be perfect with the addition of some Kettle Brand Chips? Well, this one was just too good to pass up, so I decided to make it as well!
Jalapeño poppers are a prime example of a great appetizer that hasn’t seen much innovation over the years … CONTINUE READING »
Kettle Brand sent me a case of their chips recently and asked me to use them to crate a tailgate-themed recipe to celebrate the return of football season.
After coming up with about ten different ideas — all of which would be amazing with the addition of potato chips — I finally narrowed it down to only one…. Kettle Brand Chips Breaded Deep Fried Cheese Curds!
Now, I know that you’re probably thinking “But Nick, who actually brings a deep … CONTINUE READING »
I still haven’t seen the new Ghostbusters movie — nor do I really intend to even though according to my wife it’s “hilarious” — but what really got me excited about its release was the fact that not only did they bring back my all-time favorite childhood drink Ecto Cooler to help promote it, but that they released some limited edition Key Lime Slime Ghostbusters-themed Twinkies as well!
If you happened to catch the Milwaukee episode of the awesome new … CONTINUE READING »