American Fare

As of late, every where you look pumpkin is staring you in the face, which is ok for us, since we love everything pumpkin! We had a couple of pie pumpkins left over from the farmer’s market and were contemplating what to make with them that didn’t involve dessert or soup (since we’ve done that …

While the summer picnic and BBQ season is quickly coming to an end, that does not mean that you cannot continue to enjoy the classic summer foods throughout the fall. Deviled eggs are a classic summer treat that are make an appearance at nearly every summertime gathering. Finding a party in the summer without deviled …

We are so excited for Autumn to arrive, and with only a few days away, we decided to start the Fall recipes early! There is just something so warm and cozy about Fall food. Soup is one of the most popular foods during the Fall and Winter months. It’s hard to get away with it …

When we think about summer, we often think about burgers and hot dogs and grilling with friends and family. But, I think we tend to forget about another wonderful treat that is really easy to prepare with friends and cooks well on a grill: kebabs! A kebab is like a burger, its a platform for …

The other night, I was experimenting with sauces for wings and came upon something absolutely spectacular: roasted garlic and tomatillo green chile sauce. The combination of roasted garlic, tomatillos, and hatch green chilies was splendid. The tomatillos and the garlic help tone down the hatch chilies and create a mellow sauce that could be applied …

The other night we ventured to the heart of Mexico and created a fabulous authentic mole sauce. However, we made too much. Now, if you have ever had a mole sauce before, you will likely agree that this is not a bad predicament to be in. So, the question becomes, “What do we do with …

In our most recent post, we discussed the basics of a roux and the history surrounding this seemingly mysterious sauce. A roux is nothing to be afraid of and is in fact a key component in a quality mac n cheese recipe. Without the roux, your mac n cheese will look more like a yellow …

So we are heading back to the United States, with a chicken and waffles recipe. This dish is a staple of the Southern United States and it is slowly, but surely making it’s way to the Northern states. Neither Zach nor I are from the South, so we didn’t grow up with a chicken and …

This recipe is an addition to our Buttermilk Fried Chicken and Honey Waffles recipe. Now, we know the combination sounds a bit strange, but we promise you it works! Give it a try! We think that the combination of sweet and savory goes well with the sweet and savory of the dish. You can find …