Archive for July, 2013

Basic Fried Chicken

For this recipe the secret to flavorful chicken, is in the prep. The prep secret is to soak the chicken overnight in salt brine, resulting in moist and flavorful meat. Ingredients: 10 Chicken Drumsticks, or other serving pieces of chicken, light or dark meat 2 Tbsp. Salt 2 Cups Peanut Oil 1 Tsp. Black Pepper […]

Tilapia with Saute’ed Vegetables

Tilapia is the common name for close to a hundred species of fish from the tilapine cichid tribe. Tilapia are mainly freshwater fish, living in shallow streams, ponds, rivers and lakes, and also in brackish water. This is a very easy recipe to follow, the whole process from cooking to prep. time is under thirty […]

Out of This World Banana Muffin’s

This is one of my personal favorites. This is great to go with about any dish you can think of. Ingredients: 3 ripe Bananas, mashed 2 large Eggs 3/4 Cup packed Brown Sugar 3/4 Cup unsweetened Applesauce 1/4 Cup Vegetable Oil, plus more for pans 1 Teaspoon pure Vanilla Extract 2 Cups Whole Wheat Flour […]

Delicious Orange Banana Smoothie Pops

Here is a great way to stay cool this summer. I know it’s been hot. Ingredients: 1 container (7-ounce) Greek Yogurt 2/3 cup thawed Orange Juice concentrate 2 Bananas 1-tablespoon Lime Juice Directions: 1. Puree one Greek yogurt, thawed orange juice concentrate, bananas, and lime juice in a blender. 2. Pour into your mold of […]

Banana Bread

I hope everyone is having a great summer, i know i am. My wife said something to me the other about posting something for people who maybe having a bake sale. Also this recipe is good for anything large, and by this i mean quantity. 4 Cups granulated Sugar 1 Lb. Butter, at room temperature […]

Strawberry Coconut Cream Soda

I’m back from a few days on the beach. I had fun, but it’s time to get back to work. So here’s a fast and easy drink for you to try. Refrigerated coconut milk is quickly becoming a very popular dairy-free alternative to milk. Its light consistency and subtle hint of coconut flavor are a […]

Fourth of July

Happy Fourth of July to everyone! I’m taking a couple of days off, my wife and i are going to the beach. I will be enjoying the sun, surf and having some much needed rest and enjoyment. My wife and i work hard all year long, so this is much needed. I will see you […]

Portobello Mushroom Burgers

The sun has been up only for a few hours, and already there’s no escaping summer’s sweltering heat and thick humidity. While the mosquitoes may still be sleeping off a night’s work, the climate leaves no doubt you’re in the middle of summer and the very hot fun. Most of s would balk at the […]

New Potato Salad

On the Fourth of July, our nation celebrates in a big way. From backyard barbecues to megagathering in New York City. Wherever you plan to be, you’ll need food. Use this recipe to adorn your picnic blanket with a delicious but doable meal. 4 pounds new Potatoes 1/4 Cup White Vinegar 2 Garlic Cloves 1 […]