Grilled Pepper and Onion Hot Dogs

This recipe is super simple with amazing taste. 10 minutes of prep time and 15 minutes on the grill, and your hot dogs are ready to serve. Grilled Pepper and Onion Hot Dogs Recipe Type: Grilling Cuisine: Italian Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 15 mins Total time: 25 mins Serves: 8 3.4.3177

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 seemed to fit pretty well. I used regular Rotel with green chilies but if you want to turn up the heat you can use the hot version. Give these Grilled Queso Burgers a try they’re really good. Grilled Queso Burgers Recipe Type: Grilling Author: Larry …

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Small and Simple Pickled Beets Recipe

One of my wife’s friends gave her a few beets from the garden, and seeing that it has been years since I have canned pickled beets, I decided to prepare a couple of jars. I used a canning recipe and decreased the ingredients to an amount suitable for the number of beets I had on hand. I used 3 beets in this recipe about medium size – the amount of brine was just right. Small and Simple Pickled Beets Recipe Author: Larry 3.4.3177  

Chicken Marsala with Chanterelle Mushrooms

We have had a lot of rain here in Upper Michigan which has made the wild Chanterelle Mushrooms very plentiful. I have a large number on hand so when I saw this Chicken Marsala with Chanterelle Mushrooms recipe I decided to use some of them and give this recipe a try. The mushrooms, tarragon, and Marsala are a perfect combination of flavors. Give this Chicken Marsala with Chanterelle Mushrooms recipe a try; it’s delicious. Chicken Marsala with Chanterelle Mushrooms Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 30 mins Total time: 40 mins Serves: 2-3 3.4.3177 Adapted from Allrecipies.com

Slow Cooker Maple Country Style Ribs

This Slow Cooker Maple Country Style Ribs recipe is very easy to put together requiring almost no prep time, but 7-8 hours in the slow cooker freeing up a lot of time to enjoy your day. I added 2 teaspoons of instant tapioca to the recipe to thicken the sauce. Slow Cooker Maple Country Style Ribs Recipe Type: Slow Cooker Author: Larry Prep time: 5 mins Cook time: 8 hours Total time: 8 hours 5 mins Serves: 3-4 3.4.3177 Adapted from Allrecipies.com

Ratatouille with Chicken Recipe

What a great time of year for recipes that utilize the use of fresh produce. This Ratatouille with Chicken Recipe is delicious and is a great way to use some of that summer squash and eggplant. This is a simple recipe that is easy to prepare and cooks fairly quickly so you can have supper on the table in less than an hour. Enjoy Ratatouille with Chicken Recipe Recipe Type: Main Cuisine: Italian Author: Larry Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 30 mins Total time: 45 mins Serves: 4 3.4.3177  

Blueberry Crumbles for Two

I love the fresh berry season and blueberries are one of my favorites. This Blueberry Crumbles for Two recipes is just right for two people. This recipe requires very little prep time and bakes in less than half an hour. Serve it warm with ice cream and it is a delicious desert. Blueberry Crumbles for Two Recipe Type: Dessert Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 20 mins Total time: 30 mins Serves: 2 3.4.3177 Adapted from Cooks Country Cooking for Two Cookbook

Grilled Sausages with Bell Peppers and Onions

Fire up the grill and give this Grilled Sausages with Bell Peppers and Onions recipe a try. The red bell peppers and sweet onion give this sausage sandwich a delicious flavor. There are a lot of flare-ups from the sausage so keep a close eye on the grill when grilling them. Grilled Sausages with Bell Peppers and Onions Author: Larry Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 30 mins Total time: 45 mins Serves: 12 3.4.3177 Adapted from Cooks Country

Frito Pie Hot Dogs

With summer fast approaching I thought it would be a great time to put together these Frito Pie Hot Dogs. This recipe is simple and quick and you and your guests will love them. This is a great recipe for a summertime party or looking into the future a great game day recipe. Fire up the grill and enjoy. Adapted from Blogchef.net   Frito Pie Hot Dogs Recipe Type: Grilling Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 15 mins Total time: 25 mins Serves: 8 3.4.3177  

Roadhouse Burger Recipe

This grilled Roadhouse burger is delicious. It is so thick it is hard to eat, but well worth the effort, because it is loaded with delicious condiments, with a garlic sauce defiantly highlighting the burger. My son was home for the weekend when he made these I knew once the weather was nice enough I would fire up the grill and grill them myself. You can see the original recipe on my Sons blog at Blogchef.net Roadhouse Burger Recipe Recipe Type: Grilling Author: Larry Prep time: 20 mins Cook time: 15 mins Total time: 35 mins Serves: 4   3.4.3177 …

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Chocolate Zucchini Bread Recipe

This Chocolate Zucchini Bread Recipe is a chocolate lovers dream. Cocoa and chocolate chips go into this recipe to create a rich chocolate flavor, and the zucchini turns into a nice and moist delicious treat. If you looking for a great end of the summer recipe give this Chocolate Zucchini Bread Recipe a try; it is delicious. Chocolate Zucchini Bread Recipe Author: Larry Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 50 mins Total time: 1 hour 5 mins 3.4.3177 Adapted from blogchef.net – check out the cool Facebook video to see this recipe come together.

Blackberry Muffins Recipe

Fresh from the blackberry patch and into the oven – these Blackberry Muffins are moist and delicious. This is a simple recipe that requires very little prep and cooking time. Serve them warm topped with butter and they turn into a special breakfast treat! Blackberry Muffins Recipe Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 25 mins Total time: 35 mins Serves: Makes 10 3.4.3177 Adapted from Rasa Malaysia

Fresh Blackberry Cream Cheese Pie Recipe

Fresh blackberries, cream cheese, and a hint of lemon make this no bake blackberry pie a delicious treat. Blackberries are very abundant her in Upper Michigan this year and I like to use as many of them fresh as possible. It has been years since I have eaten a no bake blackberry pie. I was getting ready to bake a regular blackberry pie, but it was so hot outside I was reluctant to fire up the oven for a long period of time – so I decided to do a little surfing and came across this  Blackberry Cream Cheese Pie …

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Sauteed Chanterelle Mushrooms and Zucchini Recipe

Wild Chanterelle mushrooms and zucchini fresh out of the garden adds up to a delicious summertime treat. This is a simple side dish recipe that doesn’t require much prep or cooking time. If you’re not a mushroom forager purchase them from the store and substitute Portabella mushrooms for the Chanterelle’s. Sauteed Chanterelle Mushrooms and Zucchini Recipe Recipe Type: Side Dish Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 15 mins Total time: 25 mins Serves: 4 Ingredients 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 2 tablespoons olive oil 8 ounces Chanterelle mushrooms (large ones sliced or quartered) 1 medium onion (coarsely chopped) 1 …

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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 – but it did not turn out to be an issue; they were very good. This recipe takes a little bit of time, mainly due to the brining time required, but once there placed on the grill they cook quickly. The next time your fire up …

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Sauteed Summer Squash Recipe

This Sauteed Summer Squash Recipe is quick and simple to put together and a great way to use up that extra zucchini. The squash is sliced thin so it cooks quickly. This is a delicious side dish that would go great with almost any grilled meat or fish. If you have summer squash on hand give this one a try; its really good.   Sauteed Summer Squash Recipe Recipe Type: side dish Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 10 mins Total time: 20 mins 3.4.3177 Adapted from Cooks Illustrated

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 brine time, but it is well worth the effort. Fire up the grill and give this one a try – it’s really good! Peach-Glazed Grilled Chicken Thighs Recipe Type: Grilling Author: Larry Prep time: 70 mins Cook time: 20 mins Total time: 1 hour 30 …

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Fresh Chanterelle Mushrooms with Shallots Recipe

Foraging for mushrooms is one of my favorite hobbies this time of year. With the right amount of moisture they are very plentiful. I was out doing a training session with a new English setter puppy we purchased for bird hunting when I came across a large batch of Chanterelle mushrooms. That ended my training session in a hurry; I took the dog back to the house, grabbed a knife, and went for the mushrooms. Chanterelle mushrooms are one of my favorites. This is a simple and quick sauteed mushroom recipe that is delicious over grilled steak. If you have …

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Strawberry Rhubarb Custard Ice Cream Recipe

Strawberry season is here in Upper Michigan so I thought it would be a great time to post this Strawberry Rhubarb Custard Ice Cream Recipe. The sweet strawberries with the sour flavor of the rhubarb make for a delicious combination of flavors – and the opportunity to use fresh fruit makes it even better. This is a simple recipe, but it is a little time consuming, but worth the effort.   Strawberry Rhubarb Custard Ice Cream Recipe Recipe Type: Dessert Author: Patrica Prep time: 60 mins Cook time: 20 mins Total time: 1 hour 20 mins Adapted from  A Cookie …

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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 chicken used which was a little less than the 2 pounds it calls for; so I wound up with 3 Kebabs, instead of 4. I used wooden skewers, but metal, if you have them, would be a better choice because even after being soaked they …

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