I take part in a discussion group at Smoked Meat Forums. A member there manufactures and sells his own line of cures and brine. He was kind enough to send me a package of his salmon brine. So, you need to know he supplied it for free but this is my honest opinion of it. Continue reading Mad Hunky Salmon
I love cookies. Chocolate chip cookies are particularly good. However, most chocolate chip cookie recipes have so many chocolate chips in them that you don’t taste the other flavours. Continue reading Peanut Chocolate Chip Cookies
Friends had asked for recipes and advice on how to smoke meat. This led to the idea of writing a book to help novice smokers. I have written the Old Fat Guy’s Guide to Smoking Meat – For Beginners. It is being finished by the publishers and should be out soon. I am very excited and terrified!
You can get more information at The Old Fat Guy’s Guide to Smoking Meat – For Beginners.
OK. I was instructed to make wings. It was -15 C outside, I was tired and I was not in the mood for anything fancy. None of these mean you can’t have tasty wings! Continue reading Mexican Chicken Wings
I like sushi. She Who Must Be Obeyed calls it bait. Sigh. Her objection is the raw fish. Continue reading Wasabi Shrimp Roll
I made a video of making a Classic Martini. I have posted the recipe previously on my blog here:
Here is the video:
I have posted this recipe previously at:
I was making a batch and decided to shoot a video on how to make it. Here it is!
There is a tension in the household. She Who Must Be Obeyed likes boneless skinless chicken breasts because the are leaner and she likes white meat. I find they have little flavour and tend to become dry and rubbery when cooked. Apparently I am wrong and I was instructed to make some for dinner. Continue reading Tuscan Grilled Chicken