Grilled Queso Burgers

Winter here in Upper Michigan has been really nasty. I finally gave up on waiting for warmer weather and decided to fire up the grill in the subzero temperatures. This Grilled Queso Burgers recipe is quick and simple to put together. I was looking for something a little different in a grilled burger and this … Read more

Simple Grilled Pork Chops Recipe

These pork chops turn out tender, moist, and delicious. This recipe uses anchovy paste, and honey to aid in the browning of the chops. I have never used anchovy paste as an ingredient so it made me a little nervous as to exactly what kind of flavor impact it would have on the chops – … Read more

Peach-Glazed Grilled Chicken Thighs

When I first looked at this recipe I thought, It looks OK, but it was much better than that. The peach preserves, fresh peach, along with a little heat from a jalapeno and cayenne pepper turned this dish into a delicious combination of flavors. It does take a little time to prepare because of the … Read more

Barbecued Buttermilk Chicken Breasts

Moist and Tender – these chicken breasts are delicious. I was looking for a grilling recipe that would cook quickly because I was short on time. These chicken breasts marinate for 30 minutes and then cook quickly on the grill. Just be sure to flatten them down to about ½ inch so they are about … Read more

Barbecued Chicken Kebabs Recipe

Sticky, gooey, and delicious! These Barbecued Chicken Kebabs have a delicious combination of flavors, they do take a little time to prepare, because of the time the chicken marinates in the bacon spice mixture, other than that this is a simple recipe. I prepared the recipe as written with the exception of the amount of … Read more

Simple Grilled Pineapple Chicken Tenders Recipe

If you’re in the mood to fire up the grill and are looking for a simple recipe these Pineapple Chicken Tenders are really good. The recipe doesn’t require many ingredients and is quick to put together. This is a mildly seasoned recipe so feel free to add to it as you see fit – I … Read more

Smokehouse Burgers with Salsa and Horseradish Sauce

Almino has turned into a disaster for many parts of the country, but here in Upper Michigan, it has created a spectacular winter. This has allowed me to fire up the grill more than I normally would. This Smokehouse burger with Salsa and Horseradish Sauce recipe is simple to put together, has a unique smoke … Read more

Grilled Southwest Pork Burgers Recipe

If the shocking price of ground beef is getting you down give this Grilled Southwest Pork Burgers Recipe a try. These burgers have a delicious combination of flavors and are nice and juicy. My wife says she likes them better than the grilled ground beef burgers. Although I wouldn’t go that far; these burgers are … Read more

Chili Corn Chip Hot Dogs Recipe

“Looking for a fun twist on the classic hot dog? Try this delicious Chili Corn Chip Hot Dog recipe that combines the savory flavors of chili and cheese with the crunch of corn chips. This recipe is sure to be a hit with both kids and adults, making it the perfect option for a backyard … Read more

Steak Dry Rub Recipe

Steaks on the grill are always a nice treat so when I ran across this spice rub recipe I decided to give it a try. I used this spice rub on ribeye steaks and they were delicious. This is a fairly large recipe so you will have spice mixture left over to use on future … Read more

Shrimp Cold Salad Recipe

This Shrimp Cold Salad Recipe makes a great side dish to go with your next cookout, or it is hearty enough to use as a standalone one dish meal. The recipe is quick, and simple to put together. Just be sure to allow enough time for it to chill a little bit before serving.   … Read more

Glazed Barbequed Chicken Thighs Recipe

If you are looking for a really good grilled chicken recipe for the 4th of July; this is it. It does take a little extra time to put this recipe together, but it is well worth the effort. The chicken turns out tender, sticky, and delicious. The chicken thighs marinate in the spice rub for … Read more

Stovetop Macaroni and Cheese Recipe

It seems like it’s always a challenge to come up with a good side dish to serve with grilled food. This simple stovetop macaroni and cheese recipe fits nicely. The macaroni and cheese are rich and creamy and is really good. I served this dish with grilled hotdogs. I used sharp cheddar for the cheese, … Read more

Grilled California Burgers Recipe

I can’t think of a better way to stat out National Burger Month than with these Grilled California Burgers. This is a simple and quick recipe that incorporates pickled jalapenos into the burger. I decided to grill these but they can also be done on the stovetop – but the grilled flavor turns into something … Read more

Grilled Southwest Burgers Recipe

With football season starting next week and Monday being Labor Day I thought this would be a great time to post this Grilled Southwest Burgers Recipe. These are pretty hefty burgers that are large in size, moist, and have a delicious southwest flavor combination. You could decrease the size of these and use them as … Read more

Chicken Grilled Chicken with Pico de Gallo Recipe

This Chicken Grilled Chicken with Pico de Gallo is a great recipe for the final holiday of the summer. This Labor day fire up the grill and give this Chicken Grilled Chicken with Pico de Gallo Recipe a try. It’s a little bit of work, but well worth the effort. This recipe has a great … Read more

Philly Cheese Steak Hot Dogs Recipe

If you want to make grilled hot dogs to the next level give this Philly Cheese Steak Hot Dogs Recipe a try. The sirloin tip steak and the all-beef hot dogs complement each other so well it’s unbelievable. Don’t cheat on the hot dogs, the all-beef are a little more expensive, but they are well … Read more

Simple Tuna Pasta Salad Recipe

  Through the years tuna pasta salads have turned into a staple for this family. When we can’t figure out what to have for dinner this is our favorite go to recipe. You can use this Simple Tuna Pasta Salad Recipe as a side dish, or main dish, and is even great for pot lucks … Read more