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Broccoli and Kale Soup

Broccoli and Kale Soup

I’m a big fan of thick and creamy soups. In trying to eat a little healthier (have to do something to balance out the amounts of whiskey and bacon we consume!) I find that that combo leads to potatoes...
Published on: Sep 08 2014
By: WhiskeyBeard
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Jamaican Jerk Bacon

Jamaican Jerk Bacon

Last November, (a year ago – yes, shut up!) the Whiskey Bacon crew gathered at Brown Barn Cafe with friends and fellow bourbonites to celebrate a delicious evening of beer, bacon and bourbon. During...
Published on: Nov 25 2013
By: Gus the Lush
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Southwestern Chicken Nacho Recipe

Southwestern Chicken Nacho Recipe

Every time I look for a good chicken nacho recipe, I get flooded with crock pot dishes that seem to take all day. I don’t have time for that kind of nonsense! My belly wants some nachos now. This...
Published on: Jan 31 2013
By: WhiskeyBeard
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Black Bean Dip Recipe

Black Bean Dip Recipe

Black beans are some of the most versatile of beans. Black bean burgers, black bean soups…I’ve even seen black bean brownies! This dip will be a crowd pleaser guaranteed. Rather than buy...
Published on: Jan 29 2013
By: WhiskeyBeard
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Oven Baked Tortilla Chips: How to Make Your Own

Oven Baked Tortilla Chips: How to Make Your Own

These are probably the easiest things to make…but sometimes we need to be reminded of the simple things! Here’s a quick and easy recipe for homemade oven baked chips that may shrink your budget...
Published on: Jan 29 2013
By: WhiskeyBeard
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Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

  Winter is a great time for warm, comforting soups. This recipe is fairly simple, healthy, and makes a great staple to freeze to have all winter long. Roasting the veggies, as opposed to just boiling,...
Published on: Dec 06 2012
By: WhiskeyBeard
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Kohlrabi and Carrot Spring Rolls Recipe

Kohlrabi and Carrot Spring Rolls Recipe

Kohlrabi and Carrot Spring Rolls This summer is the first time I’ve done the CSA thing all summer long. While it’s amazing…sometimes I get stuck on what to do with all those veggies....
Published on: Jul 24 2012
By: WhiskeyBeard
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4th of July Trifle

4th of July Trifle

4th of July Trifle by AhYumBanAnna Last year’s ridiculous triumph trifle. Inspired by last year’s colorful success, a trifle of strawberry mousse, whipped topping, and angel food cake, I had...
Published on: Jul 04 2012
By: AhYumBanAnna
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CSAturday and Crispy Kale Chips

CSAturday and Crispy Kale Chips

CSAturdays! -by WhiskeyBeard Last summer I joined up with a local CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) to split a share of crops and received fresh produce every other week. When I got into it, I admit...
Published on: Jun 09 2012
By: WhiskeyBeard
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Spicy Crab, Corn and Artichoke Quesadillas

Spicy Crab, Corn and Artichoke Quesadillas

Spicy Crab, Corn and Artichoke Quesadillas -by NoBakeLeni Low in cheese, high in yum, these quesadillas were just the treat for a Lent-safe meal. While originally I had hunted out a few dip recipes, the...
Published on: Apr 05 2012
By: NoBakeLeni
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