Marinated Flank Steak With Blue Cheese Schmear

Marinated Flank Steak With Blue Cheese Schmear 1 1/2-2 lbs. flank steaksMarinade1/4 cup Worcestershire sauce2 teaspoons kosher salt1 teaspoon fresh coarse ground black pepper2 tablespoons minced garlic1/4 cup olive oil Schmear1/3 cup blue cheese, crumbled3 tablespoons salted butter, room temp1 tablespoon prepared horseradish1 tablespoon chopped fresh basil1 tablespoon chopped fresh thymesalt & pepper 1.Trim steak of any excess…

Sticky Baked Drumsticks

Sticky Baked Drumsticks

The next time you see that big family pack of drumsticks in your freezer and wondering what to do with them, fire your oven and get sticky! Sticky Baked Drumsticks Olive oil, to drizzle12 chicken drumsticksKosher salt and fresh, ground pepper, to tasteSesame seeds and thinly sliced scallions, for garnishFor the glaze:1/2 cup honey1/4 cup fish sauce2…

Beef Stew

Beef Stew

Happy Friday! Here’s a classic weekend recipe that’ll surely warm your cockles.   Beef Stew   1 tablespoon unsalted butter 2 tablespoons olive oil, divided 2 pounds trimmed chuck roast, cut into 8 pieces Kosher salt and fresh-ground pepper, to taste 1 cup finely chopped onion 1 tablespoon finely chopped garlic 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour…

San Francisco Style Cioppino for 6 hungry souls

San Francisco Style Cioppino for 6 hungry souls

San Francisco Style Cioppino for 6 hungry souls Cioppino Tomato Base:1/4 cup olive oil1 small carrot, chopped1 small yellow onion, chopped1/2 green bell pepper, chopped2 ribs celery, chopped6 cloves garlic, chopped1 small serrano Chile1/2 bunch fresh basil, chopped1/2 bunch fresh oregano, chopped1/2 teaspoon fennel seeds1 1/2 teaspoons black peppercorns1 bay leaf1/2 bottle good red wine2 teaspoons…

Baked Maple Chicken Thighs

Baked Maple Chicken Thighs

Boneless, skinless chicken thighs are on sale right now at R & R Quality Meats & Seafood for $1.99 a pound! Just call me “The Thigh Master” Baked Maple Chicken Thighs 12 boneless, skinless chicken thighs2 Tbsp olive oil1 tsp sesame oilKosher salt and fresh-ground pepper, to taste2 Tbsp maple syrup2 Tbsp apple cider vinegar3 garlic cloves,…

Broccoli Cheddar Stuffed Chicken Breasts

Broccoli Cheddar Stuffed Chicken Breasts

If you have some big ol’ boobs hangin’ around…stuff ’em. Broccoli Cheddar Stuffed Chicken Breasts 4 large boneless, skinless chicken breasts3 cups broccoli florets1 1/2 cups shredded cheddar cheese2 oz. cream cheese, at room temp1 Tablespoon chopped fresh chives or other fresh herbsGarlic powder, cumin, or other spices1/4 cup olive oil, divided Step1: Preheat the oven to 400°F.Step2:…

Beer Battered Shrimp Tacos (or tostadas) with Chipotle Lime Crema

Beer Battered Shrimp Tacos (or tostadas) with Chipotle Lime Crema

Happy Taco Tuesday! “When they call you shrimp, I’m the one who defends you.” Beer Battered Shrimp Tacos (or tostadas) with Chipotle LimeCrema 1 large egg1 cup flourpinch cayenne¼ tsp garlic powder¼ tsp salt1 cup pale aleOil for frying2 lbs. large, raw shrimp, deveined, shell and tail removed1 cup Mexican crema (sour cream will work)1 chipotle chili…