Bang Bang Shrimp Pasta

Bang Bang Shrimp Pasta

Today is National Pasta Day and I like shrimp. So… Bang Bang Shrimp Pasta 12 oz of spaghetti1 1/2 lbs. of medium shrimp peeled, deveined and tail removed1 1/2 tbsp olive oil4 cloves garlic minced3 tsp paprikaBlack pepper, to taste1 1/2 tsp dried parsley For the Sauce:1/4-2/3 cup mayonnaise1/2 cup sweet chili sauce4 cloves garlic, minced1 tbsp honey2…

Steak Marsala

Steak Marsala

Billy Pilgrim and I did a broadcast last week at Dry Creek Station in Bella Vista. Thanks to Jolene and her crew for the great hospitality, drinks and food. Their steak marsala was terrific, as was their over-stuffed bake potato with shrimp, prime rib bites and cold beer! Steak Marsala 1cup chicken broth½-ounce dried porcini mushrooms3 tablespoons…

Oven Roasted Pulled Pork

Oven Roasted Pulled Pork

It’s National Pulled Pork Day! So, pull your pork and don’t let your meat loaf! That never gets old!Oven Roasted Pulled PorkFor the Pulled Pork:Kosher salt and fresh-ground pepper, to taste1 tablespoon chili powder1 teaspoon garlic powder1 teaspoon onion powder1 teaspoon ground mustard1 6-pound bone-in pork shoulder1 cup apple juice4 cloves garlic, coarsely chopped1 teaspoon…

Italian Sausage Sandwich

Italian Sausage Sandwich

I think I’m in the mood for a big, messy, cheesy sausage sandwich. Yes, I am. If you do it right, it should look like a crime scene! Italian Sausage Sandwich 4 mild or hot Italian sausages2 medium onions (sliced into half-moons)1 green bell pepper (cored, seeded & sliced)1 red bell pepper (cored, seeded & sliced)6 tablespoons…

Garlic Shrimp Pasta & Lemon Garlic Shrimp

Garlic Shrimp Pasta & Lemon Garlic Shrimp

It’s National Noodle Day and Garlic Lovers Day. Coincidence? I think not. Garlic Shrimp Pasta & Lemon Garlic Shrimp 1 lb. medium shrimp, deveined and tails removed1 lb. spaghetti, linguine, fettuccine or bucatini noodles8 garlic cloves or more, according to personal taste, minced1/4 cup butterolive oil ( 3 drizzles)Italian seasoningfresh ground pepperred pepper flakessaltherbs ( according to…

Grilled Rib-Eye with Garlic Butter

Grilled Rib-Eye with Garlic Butter

Happy National Taco Day! Let’s grill a steak. Grilled Rib-Eye with Garlic Butter Rub ingredients for two rib-eyes2 teaspoons Kosher salt¼ teaspoon garlic powder¼ teaspoon garlic salt¼ teaspoon onion powder¼ teaspoon turmeric½ teaspoon paprika½ teaspoon chili powder1 teaspoon red pepper flakes 1. In a bowl, combine rub. Rub both sides of each steak with the rub and pat…

Salisbury Rib-Eye Steaks

Salisbury Rib-Eye Steaks

I had a dream last night that I combined my mom’s Salisbury steak gravy recipe with rib-eye steaks. Weird huh? Salisbury Rib-Eye Steaks Two 1 lb. Rib-Eye SteaksGarlic salt and fresh ground pepper, to taste For the Gravy:2 tablespoons olive oil1 yellow onion, halved and sliced into half moons2 large garlic cloves, minced (I use garlic from the…

Ensenada-Style Fish Tacos with Jalapeno Taco Slaw

Ensenada-Style Fish Tacos with Jalapeno Taco Slaw

During my cliff diving days in Ensenada, I learned how to make Ensenada-style fish tacos. The only “cliff diving” I do now, is off a houseboat on Lake Shasta. Back then, I could really pull off a Speedo! Ensenada-Style Fish Tacos with Jalapeno Taco Slaw Batter:1-1 1/2 cups cup all-purpose flour1 tablespoon Dijon mustard1 teaspoon dried oreganoSalt…