Pork Charsui Ramen

With tropical storm Irma making landfall its safe to say I’m completely shifting gears as far as warm to cold weather food goes. One thing with this storm it’ll bring in some cooler air, probably more humidity and definitely mosquitos. Perfect weather for warm your bones food right? Not really, but I’ll take it as…

Carolina Reaper Ranch Dressing

Getting other to try California reapers is like pulling teeth. Its reputation tends to precede itself and requires others to be approached delicately. Everyone I approached to try the pepper as is had pretty solid reasoning that I truly couldn’t make a argument for. The responses I got about this pepper were amazing you’d think…

Chicken Bacon Ranch Sandwich

I had to find more than one use for my lemon pepper ranch. I don’t know if I’m going through a ranch faze or what. I seem to be going through it a lot lately. So here in Texas, like mentioned before green chile products are a huge thing. That seasons coming to a end…

Lemon Pepper Shrimp w/ Lemon Pepper Ranch

If it wasn’t obvious from the title, I’m really trying to get the fact that lemon pepper was used in this across. It wasn’t till I started making my own lemon pepper seasoning did I get on the lemon pepper train. Like many things it is way better than anything from a canister. Now when…

Honey Jalapeno Orange Chicken Wings

Annnd we’re back with the chicken wings! I know you guys love them. So do I, but what’s the point of posting what I’ve posted before. So often times, as stated before I love chicken wings see these post : Pineapple Sriracha Wings, Cajun hot butter wings,but even a one ingredient deviation won’t cause me…

Cod in Garlic Butter Sauce

Did you know that scampi actually refers to the shellfish itself and not the sauce its cooked in. I didn’t, I always figured scampi referred to the garlic butter sauce the shrimp is in since its basically saying shrimp, shrimp. Well its not really, scampi is a type of crustacean, a langoustine to be exact,…

Crab and Mushroom Frittata

The weekends are my bulk shooting days for food. I think of recipes that I must try and I shop, prep, cook and shoot them. In order to even get to that point of my day when I can do that, I know I have to repel everyone from the kitchen. The only way to…

Buffalo Chicken Pizza

Fun Fact! Buffalo chicken pizza was one of the first things I was allowed to solo cook as a kid. I first saw buffalo chicken pizza on the Food Network and was like this is revolutionary. When I was a kid I used to cook the chicken up, cut it into huge undesirable pieces take…

Hatch Green Chile & Pepper Jack Burgers

Hatch chilies are HUGE here in Texas. They come from Hatch, New Mexico and are usually harvested August to Late September. Although the range of spice can vary due to climate, growing conditions, harvest, etc. They are typically on par with a Anaheim or poblano peppers. Not much heat, a huge flavor vessel though. Here…