Habanero Hot Sauce

A couple years ago we planted several (a dozen?) habanero plants. They produced plentifully! Delicious light-green, yellow, and bright orange habanero peppers. They are picante! (They kinda hurt!) With so much abundance, I searched for a hot sauce recipe using habaneros and found this one below. (Slightly modified by me.) It’s hot, but the carrots […]

Garbage Plates (A Rochester, NY Favorite!)

This weekend we had some friends over to eat. We call it the Food Fest and host it every year in July. Showcasing some of our favorite foods in ridiculous quantities, just for fun! This year we decided to have a very specific theme: Garbage Plates! The original “Garbage Plate” is from a local eatery […]

Greg’s Famous (Spicy!) Chili

Another fall favorite is a big pot of chili simmering on the stove, then filling your belly! Served with mild cheddar cheese, a dollop of sour cream, and/or crackers (plus your favorite hot sauce, of course!) and you can’t go wrong! Ingredients 3 lbs ground beef 1 large onion (coarsely chopped) 2 tsps (or two […]

Cincinnati Style Chili (Skyline Chili!)

Ingredients: 2 lbs ground beef 1/2 tsp cumin 1 tsp cinnamon 2 Tbsp chili powder 1/2  tsp pepper 1 Tbsp salt 1 tsp cayenne pepper 1-1/2 tsp allspice 1/2  tsp garlic salt 2 dashes Worcestershire  sauce 1 6 oz can tomato paste Corn Starch Dissolve beef in 10 cups cold water. Once I get it […]