Beef Barbacoa

Beef Barbacoa Recipe

Slow Cooker – Instant Pot Pressure Cooker Instructions If you are a fan of Chipotle restaurant’s Beef Barbacoa, then you will love this easy-to-make recipe to enjoy in your tacos, … Continued

Beer Cheese Soup

Beer Cheese Soup Recipe

Stove top – Slow Cooker – Instant Pot Pressure Cooker Instructions This Beer Cheese Soup will remind you of a cold and snowy winter day in front of a fireplace. … Continued

Brunswick Stew

Brunswick Stew History and Recipe

    “Brunswick Stew is what happens when small mammals carrying ears of corn fall into barbeque pits.” – by Humorist Roy Blount Jr.  “The stew is not done until … Continued

Chasens Famous Chili History and Recipe

  History of Chasen’s Chili: Chasen’s Restaurant in Hollywood, California probably made the most famous chili.  The owner of the restaurant, Dave Chasen (1899-1973), ex-vaudeville performer, kept the recipe a … Continued

Chicken Booyah History and Recipe

    What is Chicken Booyah? Chicken Booyah is a super “stick to your ribs” soup-stew made with chicken.  While chicken soup is universal and variations of this dish can … Continued

Chicken Matzo Ball Soup Recipe

Chicken Matzo Ball Soup Recipe – Chicken Dumpling Soup Stovetop and Instant Pot Pressure Cooker Instructions Chicken Matzo Ball Soup is considered Jewish comfort food with the popular nickname of … Continued

Cincinnati Chili

Cincinnati Chili History and Recipe

Outside of the state of Texas, Cincinnati, Ohio is the most chili-crazed city in the United States.  Cincinnati prides itself on being a true chili capital, with more than 180 … Continued

Classic Split Pea Soup

Classic Split Pea Soup History and Recipe

  This is the Classic Split Pea Soup loved by everyone, especially my family.  Made with dried split peas and cooked with flavorful ham, split pea soup is warm, so … Continued

Corned Beef and Cabbage

Corned Beef and Cabbage Recipe

Stove Top – Slow Cooker – Instant Pot Pressure Cooker Instructions   My family and I look forward to enjoying corned beef and cabbage dinner as part of celebrating Saint … Continued

Frogmore Stew

Frogmore Stew History and Recipe

Frogmore Stew is actually not a stew and it contains NO Frogs! Frogmore Stew is considered a classic Low Country South Carolina dish.  This dish is also know as Low-Country … Continued

Guinness Beef Stew

Guinness Beef Stew History and Recipe

Stove Top – Slow Cooker – Instant Pot Pressure Cooker Instructions Most every pub you visit in Ireland will offer Guinness Beef Stew on the menu.  Stewing the beef in … Continued

Gumbo History

History of Gumbo By Mark Huntsman Of all the dishes in the repertoire of Louisiana cooking, gumbo is undoubtedly the most famous.  One of the oldest dishes in Louisiana and … Continued

History and Legends of Chili

  The only thing certain about the origins of chili is that it did not originate in Mexico. Charles Ramsdell, a writer from San Antonio in an article called San … Continued

Ratatouille

Ratatouille Recipe and History

  Ratatouille (pronounced rat-uh-TOO-ee) is a very healthy and low fat summer vegetable stew.  It is a great way to use up the abundant roundup of fresh summer vegetables from … Continued

San Francisco Cioppino

San Francisco Cioppino History and Recipe

Cioppino (pronounced chuh-PEE-no) is considered San Francisco’s signature dish, and no trip to this West Coast city would be complete without a bowlful of this delicious Cioppino seafood stew.  Because … Continued