Archive | Brunch Recipes

Skillet Smashed Sweet Potatoes

I’ve got a confession to make. I’ve been absolutely obsessed with cooking in cast iron lately. It’s partly because I’m so in love with Francis Mallman’s cookbook  7 Fires where he shows us Argentinian grilling techniques of grilling over a Chapa, which is like cooking on a griddle over a big wood fire. The closest […]

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Host an Outdoor Mother’s Day Brunch with Grilled Coconut Rum French Toast and Grilled Cocktails

Mother’s Day is almost here and that means it is time to pull out all the stops to show Mom how awesome she is. And since Spring is here, it’s the perfect time to take advantage of the weather and host the ultimate outdoor brunch for Mom. So what to make? Grilled French toast, sausage […]

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Blue Cheese Crisps, plus, My Great Grandmother’s Cheese Crisp Recipe

Welcome to the newest contributor to my blog- my mom. She’s a great Southern cook and this recipe proves that. I associate Cheese crisps with Southern entertaining and throwing baby and wedding showers, but they’re also good for just anytime. What is different about this recipe is the blue cheese and the added rice krispies […]

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bacon explosion

Best of the Web: BACON RECIPES- Bacon Ice Cream, Bacon Mayonnaise and a Bacon Coffin

People are obsessed with bacon. Why? Because Bacon is awesome, that’s why. So while I usually strive to be healthy and offer up healthy recipes on my site, I’m going to go out out on a limb and give you the best of Bacon from my bacon loving BBQ buddies, my adventures on pinterest, and […]

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guava lime grilled scallops, himalayan salt planked scallops, grilling on a himalayan salt plank

Guava Lime Scallops Grilled on a Himalayan Salt Plank

I’ve had this salt plate for a while but it’s always in the back of my “grilling cabinet” so I often forget to use it. When I picked up some scallops for dinner, I knew they would be perfect to grill on the salt plank. The salt plank serves as a hot griddle that can […]

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tomato soup on the grill, fire roasted tomato, soup on the grill, charred tomato soup, smoky tomato soup

Fire Roasted Tomato Soup with Crostini Skewers

I love tomato soup. It’s just one of those comfort foods that makes you feel all warm and fuzzy inside. I’ve been seeing all these “roasted” tomato soups on pinterest and I thought, “I’m going to grill the tomatoes to kick the flavor up a notch with the addition of smoke and char”. That is […]

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bread pudding on the grill, Dessert on the grill, grilled dessert

Thanksgiving Breakfast or Dessert Recipe: Cranberry Orange Bread Pudding

Nothing says “holidays” like cranberries so here’s a great recipe to make for Thanksgiving or Christmas, or to use up your leftover cranberries! While this is a great dessert paired with ice cream, it is equally great as breakfast to create a festive mood on Turkey Day. Plus, who doesn’t love some orange liqueur? While I […]

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