You are going to love these Chocolate Banana Changas. This easy-to-prepare dessert includes a banana smothered with chocolate chips, wrapped in a whole wheat tortilla, deep-fried and and slathered with pecans, caramel and chocolate sauce.
Not only is this Bacon, Gorgonzola and Scallion Waffle a great meal, it is also a great appetizer. Rather than serve it whole, cut into 8 slices and serve with warm maple syrup and confectioner's sugar. It's amazing!
This recipe for chocolate balsamic glazed sirloin and potato onion bacon hash is certain to be a huge hit! While it tastes as though you spent hours preparing it, this gourmet meal takes less than an hour from start to finish.
Chocolate covered marshmallows on a stick are one of the easiest treats to make and almost everybody loves them. I prefer to use the giant-size marshmallows, but you can use regular or mini marshmallows.
Here is a simple rustic Italian chicken sandwich recipe that's affordable and easy to prepare. I purchase a loaf of freshly baked bread from our local bakery, which yields 4 good-sized sandwiches.
When The Better Chip asked me to review their new Spinach and Kale chips, I was hesitant. I love raw spinach and baked kale chips, but couldn't imagine combining these flavors into a tortilla chip.
This Florida red royal shrimp scampi with linguini entree is a family favorite. Since these shrimp are only available a few weeks each year we stock up our freezer so we can enjoy it more often.
These incredibly tasty deep fried bacon cheese biscuit appetizers will be a great hit at your next party. They are also perfect for a late afternoon snack.
What's great about this sausage and bean soup is you can make it with just about any type of sausage. Mild or spicy Italian pork sausage, Chorizo, chicken or turkey sausage, or even breakfast sausage works well.
Besides being delicious these bacon wrapped new potatoes are easy to prepare and quick to cook. They can be baked, broiled or grilled and make a great side dish or appetizer.
If you're looking for soup with substance you'll love this Italian Sausage Pasta e Fagioli Soup. Not only is it packed with a tremendous amount of flavor, it's incredibly easy to make and ready in about 30 minutes.
Here's a super simple baked mahi mahi fish with strawberry mango salsa that will leave everyone thinking you are a gourmet chef!
This bacon and bleu cheese potato pockets recipe is ideal for grilling out and tailgate parties. It pairs well with all kinds of meats including beef, chicken, and pork.
If you're looking for an exceptionally flavorful slow cooked Cuban flank steak recipe, I think you'll love this one.
A super easy homemade sour cherry cobbler from my mom's recipe box
Have you ever wondered how to make high heel cupcake shoes? They've become all the rage and bakeries charge an arm and leg to make them. The good news is you can make these gorgeous edible shoes for a fraction of the cost.
Chocolate covered peanut butter balls with bacon make the perfect holiday gift. Click here for the recipe and find out how easy it is to make homemade candies.
If you've ever wondered if 'monthly clubs' are a good gift idea, I say yes they are! I've given beer of the month club subscriptions and received fruit of the month and chocolate of the month club packages. All offered unique treats I'd never seen before.
This Italian sausage, bacon, and white beans casserole is a hearty meal that will keep you warm on chilly winter nights. It's packed with amazing flavor and topped with refrigerated biscuits for a complete one-dish meal.
Potato chip cookies were the perfect choice for the Great Food Blogger Cookie Exchange. Since they contain greasy chips they stay moist for quite some time.
Want to add a twist to traditional chocolate chip cookies? If so, you'll love the following Chocolate Chip Cookies with Orange Zest and Vanilla Bean! The addition of these two basic ingredients creates an amazing flavor profile that will leave everyone asking for more.
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Years ago, I had the most scrumptious chicken tortilla soup on the planet. It was made by a sous chef at a private country club where I worked as a line cook/prep chef. This soup had a rich broth that erupted into a smoky-sweet heat at the back of the throat from the jalapeno and poblano peppers.
Sometimes the best holiday cookie recipes are the ones found on the side of a packaged cake mix box. A good example is these Red Velvet Crinkle Cookies from Duncan Hines. Those of you who have followed The Cheap Gourmet for awhile know that I can't resist deviating from original recipes. However, I only modified this one a little bit.
Looking for something different to make from Thanksgiving leftover turkey? Try this tangy BBQ turkey crostini. It's super easy to make and only requires a few basic ingredients. Best of all, this tasty appetizer is ready in less than 30 minutes.
As a member of the OXO Blogger Outreach Program I receive products to try out and share my opinion about. Last week, I received the OXO "Be a Good Cookie" spatula which helps raise awareness and funds for my favorite charity, Cookies for Kids' Cancer.
One of my fondest childhood memories is my mom's homemade yeast rolls. She would make an enormous batch a few times each week. Most were made into dinner rolls, but some were transformed into the most amazing cinnamon rolls served for Sunday brunch. When mom passed away, I inherited her recipe collection. I've made many of her favorite recipes over...
Have you dreamed of being a celebrity baker? Do you want to strut your baking skills and show the world your amazing baked goods? Can you whip up impressive cupcakes, breads, cakes, or pastries? If so, you should seize the moment and audition for the new CBS Baking Show Competition!
I've quickly grown to love Barracuda's Bar and Grille in New Smyrna Beach. The place opened a few months ago and I've been there three times. Each has been a fun experience with great serivce, great food, and great cocktails.
We are making great progress with the Team Logan Bake Sale and wanted to provide an update. Our event is scheduled for Saturday, October 13th and will take place from noon to 8pm EST at Christmas Park on Canal Street in New Smyrna Beach, Florida.