Posts Tagged 'Texas'

Foodie Friday: BBQ Nation–3 Regional Styles of Meat Worth Squealing About

Soooie! It’s summertime, and that means it’s prime time for pit masters, chefs, and backyard picnickers alike to slow-cook some pork, ribs, beef, and other mouth-watering proteins to a perfect falling-apart texture and toss on some flavorful sauce. Today, we’re looking at 3 classic regional-specialty preparations of BBQ from across America.

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Foodie Friday: Wrapping Up National Sandwich Month

 

August is National Sandwich Month! Whether you have a hankering for a deli-fresh sub, daydream about an upscale gourmet panini, or crave a homemade PB&J, these classic creations make for a perfect back-to-school-ready brown-bag lunch or tasty summer’s end picnic indulgence. Today, we take a look at our top three reasons we salute the sandwich. (more…)

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Foodie Friday: Go Team! March Madness Game-Day Snacks

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This weekend is one of the most exciting events of the year: the Sweet 16 games of March Madness! As a youngster growing up in Indiana, I would imagine making the game-winning shot to win a hard-fought victory over an arch-rival team. Sometimes it would take me 2 or 3 attempts (thank goodness for “re-dos”). Nowadays, my participation in the exciting moments of big games is confined to screaming at the TV screen or cheering from the stands.  One thing I do still enjoy, however, is the food that goes along with major sporting events of this type.  Today, we’ll look at some game-day favorites to whip up—the perfect shareable snacks to keep you energized as you cheer on your team.

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Foodie Friday–Animal Style: How In-N-Out Burger Redefines Fast Food

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As someone who spends a considerable amount of time in Southern California on business trips, I’ve developed a near-native appreciation of the Left Coast’s favorite on-the-go hamburger joint: In-N-Out Burger. Today, we’ll look at some of the reasons this beloved family-owned, burger-and-fries operation just might be the greatest fast food chain of all time. (more…)

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