Sweet Heat Pork Chops

What a week! I love pork chops and this recipe doesn’t disappoint! It’s great on the grill or smoker too! Served with Green Bean & Corn Casserole, Brown Sugar Bourbon Baked Beans, Mashed Red Potatoes with Country Gravy and a warm Sourdough loaf. Sweet Heat Pork Chops • 3 lbs Pork Chops• 2 Tablespoons OliveContinue reading “Sweet Heat Pork Chops”

Cinnamon Brown Sugar Bubble Bread

Another night of no sleep so I decided to do some baking. Practice makes perfect, right? You can use store bought rolls if you don’t want to make them from scratch and they come out brilliantly! This makes a great breakfast dish served with sausage or bacon as well as an amazing dessert with VanillaContinue reading “Cinnamon Brown Sugar Bubble Bread”

Brown Sugar Spice Rubbed Chicken

I made Brown Sugar Spice Rubbed chicken for dinner with roasted root vegetables and it was amazing! I came up with this rub when I first started cooking and to this day in has never let me down. It’s sweet, smoky and so delicious! I’ve had a couple of people tell me that they neverContinue reading “Brown Sugar Spice Rubbed Chicken”

Dry Rubbed Smoked Ribs

I grew up eating and loving these ribs. I’ve altered the tried and true recipe to suit my personal tastes, and I think the brown sugar allows for an even crispier bark! It’s amazing served with Baked Macaroni & Cheese, Red Beans & Rice and Scalloped Potatoes. Dry Rubbed Smoked Ribs 1 rack of BabyContinue reading “Dry Rubbed Smoked Ribs”

Brown Sugar Bourbon BBQ Meatloaf

This is by far my favorite recipe for meatloaf. I love meatloaf with ketchup, but what about FRESH homemade BBQ Sauce? One word. Amazing! Brown Sugar Bourbon BBQ Meatloaf 3 lbs lean Ground Beef or Turkey 2 large Eggs; whisked 1/2 cup Milk 1 cup Breadcrumbs, crushed Saltines or Ritz Crackers 1/2 cup White Onion;Continue reading “Brown Sugar Bourbon BBQ Meatloaf”

BBQ Glazed Chicken Wings

Baking chicken wings is the BEST way to cook them! The secret to crispy skin is Baking Soda or my personal preference, Cornstarch! You’ll never know they aren’t fried! They’re much healthier and you can make 2 1/2 dozen per half sheet pan. They’re a great intro to the weekend and I make these wingsContinue reading “BBQ Glazed Chicken Wings”

Brown Sugar Bourbon Barbeque Sauce

Of all the BBQ Sauce recipes I’ve made over the years, this one’s my favorite! It’s sweet, tangy, well balanced and has a little kick! It goes great on grilled pork chops, chicken wings, breasts and thighs plus shrimp! For a vegetarian option toss with fried zucchini! Brown Sugar Bourbon BBQ Sauce 1/2 cup BourbonContinue reading “Brown Sugar Bourbon Barbeque Sauce”

Brown Sugar Bourbon Baked Beans

I know that baked beans don’t normally include black beans, but I like their texture and think they make an amazing addition to your typical Baked Beans! It’s a little time consuming, but you’ll save tons of money over the canned variety. It makes an excellent pot luck or cookout side dish. Brown Sugar BourbonContinue reading “Brown Sugar Bourbon Baked Beans”