Category Archives: Beef

BBQ Season In Full Swing

Like Me? Please Share MeDon’t let the dog days of summer get you down. The BBQ Season is in full swing and there is no better way to keep your kitchen cool than to use your outdoor grill. Be it … Continue reading

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4th of July Barbeque Feast

Like Me? Please Share MeFor me there is no better day to show off my barbequing skills than on the most important American Holiday of all- The 4th of July.  Since barbequing is an all American summer pastime on the … Continue reading

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Vietnamese Banh Mi

Like Me? Please Share Me On our recent trip to Chicago, we ate at the wonderfully delicious Gage Restaurant.  It’s in the heart of the City on Michigan Avenue directly across from The Art Institute.  We’ve eaten there in the … Continue reading

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Pot Roast – The Ultimate Comfort Food

Like Me? Please Share Me Pot Roast I love slow cooking pot roast or whole fresh hams or pork butts or beef brisket.  I don’t get much of a chance to do it in Florida because it is so warm … Continue reading

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Perfectly Perfect Pan Seared Filet Mignon

Like Me? Please Share Me Saturday night at the Hansen’s is steak night.  Sometimes I make steak at home and other times we will have it at a steak house.  I prefer to eat Rib Eye but would rather cook … Continue reading

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Summer’s Kick Off Holiday

Like Me? Please Share MeThe beginning of summer officially kicks off this weekend with Memorial Day.  This is the weekend when Swimming Pools open and Barbeques are fired up for the first time after many months of miserable weather.  That … Continue reading

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Braised Short-Ribs, Spaetzel, Beer Braised Brussels Sprouts

Like Me? Please Share MeFor some crazy reason, last night I felt like having a “comfort food dinner”.  Maybe it was because I am feeling a little sad about losing my publisher or maybe it was just because I needed … Continue reading

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Prime Rib of Beef Revisited

Like Me? Please Share MeLast year I posted the cooking method for Perfect Prime Rib.  I’ve had a lot of people asking me to re-post the article since Prime Rib seems to be the entree of choice for many people … Continue reading

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Corned Beef Revisited

Like Me? Please Share MeWhen I wrote last year’s article about Corned Beef and Cabbage for St. Patrick’s Day I never thought I would get such a great response from my loyal readers.  I was overwhelmed with the number of … Continue reading

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Perfectly Perfect Prime Rib

Like Me? Please Share Me There is nothing better than a Roasted Prime Rib of Beef, Veal, Pork or Lamb for an elegant dinner party, a hearty winter meal or just because you  have a taste for roasted meat.  I … Continue reading

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