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Bacon Wrapped Chipotle Chicken Thighs

The Food Network had a contest using McCormick products. I got this great idea for chicken thighs and made it using the products on the list. It was delicious! Problem was, I was supposed to make sure the product was … Continue reading

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Marinated and Grilled Round Steak

I found some round steak on sale. It’s a fairly inexpensive cut of beef, but can be pretty tough if you don’t slow cook it – like braising it. But we weren’t in the mood for slow cooking, so I … Continue reading

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It’s National Corn on the Cob Day!

Corn on the Cob day? Yep. A special day to celebrate that summer treat we all look forward to. Grilled, roasted, or boiled, these golden gems grace our barbecue parties, picnics and dining room tables. So what’s the best way … Continue reading

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National Hamburger Day

It’s National Hamburger Day! This delicious sandwich, named after that town in Germany, Hamburg, Other than that, no one quite knows who invented or anything else. But it is the meal of the modern American. Memorial day symbolized the start … Continue reading

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Tequila-Lime Shrimp on a Stick

Seems there is a National day for everything – How about National Something on a Stick day? Yep – Today is something on a stick. I had a lot of ideas: Fried pickles on a stick. Frozen bananas on a … Continue reading

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Zucchini – Grilled with Canadian Bacon & Pine Nuts

The last of the summer zucchini are finding their way to my kitchen  – and a gas grill works in any kind of weather!  So throw on some steaks and have a delicious, healthy side dish to go with it!  … Continue reading

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FrankBurgers – What?

My husband had a dream he was standing at the grill cooking the most unusual burgers for the family.  He had a name for them, but couldn’t recall it – so he said, in the dream, they were “Frankly good” … Continue reading

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Salty Sweet Flat Iron Steak

We love to grill things at our house and steak is high on our list!  But just throwing it on the grill doesn’t make for a succulent, melt in your mouth piece of meat – seasoning is a must! This … Continue reading

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What is a Flat Iron Steak?

What is a flat iron steak? It is part of the beef shoulder near the heart and the clod, just under the shoulder-blade.  Also sold as a “top blade” steak, it has a lot of marbling and a fascia (gristly … Continue reading

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How to Cook a Steak like a Pro

Ever wonder how the restaurants make the steak taste so good?  I have!  I watch those cooking shows, read, and I still couldn’t pull it off – but then I asked a chef!

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