Whiskey Glazed Smoked Pork Chops

The sweet spot in pork cooking is juicy but not pink, and that can be a challenge. Too bad smoked pork chops are not readily available at the market because once they are smoked all bacteria is killed so they are safe to eat. This recipe adds some sweet flavor through a whiskey glaze that …

2018 Father’s Day Gift Guide

You want to give dad an awesome, unique gift for Father’s Day, but one he’ll be sure to use. If you’re not exactly sure what to get him, we strongly suggest: bacon. Duh! Who can resist that savory meat candy? I don’t think I’ve ever met a Dad that doesn’t like bacon! With all of …

Bacon Cheddar Soft Pretzels

Delicious smoky, crunchy, cheesy pockets of goodness are baked into these homemade Bacon Cheddar Soft Pretzels. To Alton Brown’s excellent recipe for homemade soft pretzels, we added cooked and crumbled bacon and shredded Cheddar. If you have a stand mixer with a dough hook, these delicious pretzels are so easy to make you might feel …

Bacon, Broccoli & Cheddar Soup

Casting pearls before swine? Waste not want not. Why toss out the bacon fat when you can use it in place of butter in some recipes? Throwing away bacon fat is akin to casting pearls before swine. Bacon fat is lower in saturated fat than butter. And not by a wee bit! Bacon fat contains …

Soup’s On!

Mother Nature’s been frosty this winter, I wonder what’s set her off. And Punxsutawney Phil declared six more weeks of winter, so now is a good time to pull out the soup recipes. The recipes for delicious stick to your ribs soups. The soups that warm you from the inside out. And so many of …

Sticky Sweet Bacon Buns

Might as well start Thanksgiving morning right with these awesomely delicious sticky sweet bacon buns.  Sweet buttery tasting, with intermittent smoky salty bacon flavor. You’re gonna love this and it’s so easy to make! Print Sticky Sweet Bacon Buns 12 Ingredients Rolls: 12 Tbs unsalted butter at room temperature 1/3 cup brown sugar, lightly packed …

Best Thanksgiving Ever!

TurBACONducken for all! It’s that time of year when the weather turns chilly and our hearts get warmer as we spend time thinking of others and gathering with loved ones. Time to bake and cook and warm the hearth. But how to prepare a fantastic feast and still have time to spend with the ones …