Asian Five Spice Duck Chili topped with duck cracklins
Chambord Margarita Macarons for National Margarita Day
Red Wine Braised Short Ribs with Polenta
Sweet Potato Cornmeal Waffles with Bourbon Cream and Pecan Butter
Chicken stuffed with cheese stuffed inside a fresh soft pretzel from Dan Whalen's book Stuffed.
Chocolate Champagne Cupcakes
Red Velvet Peanut Butter Cup Blossoms
Honey Rum Sriracha Wings
Avocado Lime Goat Cheese Dip
Orange Cinnamon Spiked Hot Chocolate
Spicy Sausage Rolls - perfect appetizer for the upcoming big game!
Roasted Bone Marrow with Citrus Salad
Blood Orange Gin Fizz - a refreshing seasonal cocktail. Great celebration of the blood orange.
Grapefruit Thyme Scones
Candied Bacon Bourbon Bloody Mary
Bacon Wrapped Goat Cheese Stuffed Figs
Marble Rye Bread
Red Wine Velvet Cake with Goat Cheese Frosting
Turtle Bark - makes a great edible gift.
Orange Nutmeg Manhattan
Stuffed Chocolate Chip Dark Chocolate Sea Salt Caramel Cookies
Potato Latkes topped with Turkey and Cranberry Chutney
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Homemade Labneh Cheese
Cider Braised Pork Belly
On Fridays, Joshua Bousel drops by with a recipe for you to grill over the weekend. Fire it up, Joshua! Although I love barbecue sauces of all types, the standard around my house is still the tomato-based variety that's ingrained...
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Note: I got to visit the Taco Bell headquarters in Irvine, California, this week, hence all of this impressive knowledge. "It is true. I am back." First introduced last September, the Volcano Taco appeared on Taco Bell's menu for only three months. Whether it was the red crunchy taco shell (just the normal one with artificial dyes) or the spicy orange goop (which goes by "Lava Sauce") or the limited-time-only appeal, people were into it. Really into it. When it disappeared from menus, Facebook groups formed with folks acting like it was the fast-food apocalypse--even worse than when the Crazy Gordita Crunch left us. Thankfully, all the members of "I Refuse to Go to Taco Bell Until They Bring Back...