Bacon Wrapped and Cherry Lime Stuffed Tenderloin

I had a great time on Fox New’s Fox and Friends this past Christmas.  It was a great experience and I look forward to being on there again soon. I received a lot of requests for the tenderloin I showed on the show.  So,...


National Noodle Day

NATIONAL NOODLE DAY Is there anyone that grew up on Oodles of Noodles like me?  Come on, do not get embarrassed.  We do what we have to do,  just like syrup sandwiches.  Fortunate for most, as you grew up you learned what n...


National Mint Julep Day

I like regal.  I like refined.  I like classic.  Take all that, mix it in a shaker, pour it over ice and you have a Mint Julep.  I do not think there is a more classic concoction. As a tribute to National Mint Julep Day I t...


MILLER’S BAR

THE FULL REVIEW   MILLER’S THE LOW DOWN No two burgers are the same.  No two bellies are the same.  That’s why my quest for burger bliss leads me to points near and far.  This time I set my chops on the legendary Mi...



Cookie Dough Cheesecake Bars

Cookie dough cheesecake bars     If you have not figured it out by now, I’m a fatty.  Nothing gives me joy like delicious decadent delights.  Nothing is better than a sinful treat I can pair with an ice cold glass...


The Definitive Bacon Recipe

It goes without saying that I am a bacon believer.  I subscribe to the Holy Grail of Pork Belly.  Maybe it is because I did not eat a lot of bacon growing up but I literally could eat slice upon slice until the pigs came home...


Apple Bacon Pie

apple bacon pie   I had a blast being on THE CHEW.  Even though I didn’t win, I enjoyed the experience.   Here’s a link to the recipe. Like it, tweet it, pin it   http://beta.abc.go.com/shows/the-chew/recipe...


Banana Split Bread

Banana split bread   Who doesn’t love banana bread?  I’ll wait……..  That’s what I thought.  Even if you’re not a big fan of bananas you can still get down with the occasional slice of potassium enriched loaf...



Seasonal – SPRING

Spring has Sprung   The nights are getting longer, flip flops are beginning to be the shoe of choice and the ice cream man is back!  Spring has sprung.  Not only does that mean Spring Break but we aren’t tied to “The...


DINING DETAILS – Social Eatz

DINING DETAILS Social Eatz , AMERICAN with an Asian kick I do not give “celebrity chefs” the benefit of the doubt. In fact, as a chef, I think I can be (as most chefs are) quite critical of other chefs and their food. But t...