Bacon Wrapped Trout

With spring and summer on its way here is a great recipe to use for your days catch. It’s easy, fun, full of flavor and covered in bacon.  Dinner for 2+ What you’ll need Two whole river trout, cleaned and dressed Four strips of bacon per trout One sprig of fresh rosemary per trout Salt…

Venison Sausage and Bell Pepper Salad

Fall is finally upon us but in case you want to give summer a final farewell or are just in denial here is a great summer recipe. Serves 2 What you’ll need 1 package of venison sausage (we used D’artagnan with cherries and ancho chilies) 3 Bell Peppers (we used one red, one yellow and…

Rabbit in Mustard Sauce (Lapin à la moutarde)

You didn’t really think we would show you how to butcher a perfect good rabbit without showing you what to do with it, did you? Of course not. That’s just silly.  Rabbits are lean, but they are just as tasty and filling as any other meat. Now let’s get down to business. Dinner for 2!…

How to butcher a rabbit

As a prequel to our next post we figured we’d give a bit of a walkthrough on how to butcher a rabbit in preparation to create something tasty with it. First off you’ll need a few things: Plenty of room to work Sturdy cutting board 8″ chefs knife or 6″ cleaver 4-6″ utility or boning…

Chili & Swai

Remember that chili recipe? Chances are that if you followed the quantities and aren’t feeding a large amount of people, you had leftovers. My fridge was a little barren this week, so I decided to try a weird combination of whatever I could find. That ended up being Swai and leftover 3 bean chili.  One…

Steak Xavier and Homefries

This is one of my all time favorites. Definitely in the top 5. I could go on and on, raving about the delicious, or we can get right down to business. Let’s do it!  What you’ll need 2 1 lb steaks, New York Sirloin Strip or Filets 2 slices of Smoked Gouda Cheese 8 asparagus stalks,…

Double Seasoned 3 Bean Chili

It may be summer, but this chili is never out of season. There is nothing better than some home cooking, especially when you’re in need of a filling meal in just 7 easy steps.  What you’ll need 2lbs Lean Ground Beef 28oz Stewed Tomatoes 28oz Diced Tomatoes 15.5oz Pinto Beans- Drained 15.5oz Black Bean- Drained 15.5oz…