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Jalapeno Pesto Chicken

I love jalapenos. While I am a self confessed heat addict, they are extremely good for you too! Jalapenos have more vitamin C than eating an orange and are packed in vitamin A! So feel good about eating this recipe. And if you don't like heat but like the pepper flavor, take the seeds out […]

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Bourbon Barrel Smoked Sea Salt, Peppercorn, Paprika and Sugar BBQ Rub

I'm always looking for ways to take a basic BBQ rub recipe and (as Emeril would say) “kick it up a notch”. While many people make premade rubs, I really enjoy making my own and adjusting it to fit my mood and the dish at hand. Bourbon Barrel Foods, out of Kentucky, reflects the heritage […]

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3 Pepper Wagyu Beef Sliders

I’m sure you’ve heard of “Wagyu” and “Kobe” beef and are wondering what the difference is. Wagyu is the breed of cow used to produce Kobe style beef. Called Kobe if raised in the Kobe region, Wagyu if raised out of the country. According to wikipedia, Wagu refers to several breeds of cattle genetically predisposed […]

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Smoked Pork Butt on the Big Green Egg = Pulled Pork Sliders with Mango BBQ Sauce and Chipotle Cilantro Coleslaw

I admit, I’m an egghead. Earlier this year I finally made room on the patio for one more grill- the grill of all grills- the Big Green Egg. My first “smoke” on her was a pork butt, also know as a Boston Butt. I’m a Carolina girl transplanted down to Florida, so of course my […]

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Baja Chicken & Slaw Sliders

With summer on its way out and football season around the corner, it’s time to break out some delicious tailgate certified recipes to bid summer farewell and welcome a new season of pigskin, foam fingers and body paint. Here is a tasty Baja Chicken and Slaw Slider recipe from Taste of Home’s August/September issue that […]

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Grilling With Jack Contest Winners: Smoked Jack Daniels Twinkies Wrapped in Bacon & The Ultimate Jack Daniels Dinner

Wow. You guys really outdid yourself on this one. So much so that I had to pick 2 winners!! See all the comments on the original contest post to see all the honorable mentions including a whiskey cream sauce, cedar planked salmon with Jack, and some great Jack infused BBQ sauce recipes. Drum Roll please, […]

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