Baking · Bread · Dinner

Cheddar Chili Beer Bread

37° and raining. That's the forecast for the next week or so here in Seattle. Yuck. If it's going to be that cold, it needs to be snowing. Huge pillowy flakes dumping from the sky. Fluffy mounds of white happiness. That's what I'd like. Come on! The current weather conditions called for drastic measures in… Continue reading Cheddar Chili Beer Bread

Cooking · Dinner

Cornmeal Biscuits

I've made cornbread lots of times. And, have a great recipe for big giant fluffy biscuits. But when I made a white chicken chili a couple of weeks ago I just didn't feel like either of those breads were going to be just right to serve up alongside the chili. I went searching for some… Continue reading Cornmeal Biscuits

Cooking · Dinner

Homemade Mini-Corndogs

My kids LOVE corndogs. They would eat them breakfast, lunch and dinner if I let them. Seriously. If I ever make the mistake of asking what they want to eat, the unanimous enthusiastic response is CORNDOGS!! Here's the problem-o though. My kids are still young enough that I'm paranoid about them choking on a hot… Continue reading Homemade Mini-Corndogs

Cooking · Dinner

Tonya’s Turkey Chili

What better to serve a big crowd than some delicious chili? I'm not a big fan of the normal kind of chili, with beef and beans - bleah. Here's my take. Don't be fooled by the turkey into thinking this chili lacks flavor. It is packed full of spices and loaded with hearty taste. As… Continue reading Tonya’s Turkey Chili

Cooking · Dinner

Buttermilk Cornbread and Honey Butter

I made a delicious BBQ Wagon Wheel Stew tonight - to go with it, what could be more perfect that crusty golden buttermilk cornbread topped with honey butter? Buttermilk Cornbread 1/2 cup butter 2/3 cup white sugar 2 eggs 1 cup buttermilk* 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1 cup cornmeal 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon… Continue reading Buttermilk Cornbread and Honey Butter