Cheddar Bacon Drop Biscuits

I will admit it…I love bread, probably a little too much. The problem is I don’t have the patience to actually make bread. Or the patience for most baking, really. So I’m constantly looking for quick breads and biscuits that I can make with pretty standard items. This has lead me to a love of…

Whiskey Bacon Popcorn Cake

As a kid, I loved having school parties. Not because the parties were overly fun, but because my mother would always make a popcorn cake. It was a gooey, sugary treat that only came out for special occasions, ie- when I wasn’t going to be at home having a sugar rush! To us, it was…

Insomniac Cafe (No Longer Stinky’s)

Come by, he said. Bring me your bacon, he said. I’ll cook it all, he said. And he did. Rob, is the the owner and genius behind Stinky’s Chili, or as it’s known now, Insomniac Cafe. The menu…exists in theory, but Rob is willing to pretty much make whatever you want as long as he…

No Bake Bacon Mint Julep Cheesecake Recipe

Nothing screams summer like an ice cold mint julep. Refreshing and full of sweet bourbon-y flavor. Well, we took that great taste and made it into the sexiest cheesecake on the planet… or at least this hemisphere. To up the ante even more, we paired it with a homemade bacon and pretzel crust that lends…

Simple Shakshuka with Bacon Recipe

Shake a, shake a, shake a! At least that’s what I ought to call this poached tomato recipe. Traditionally middle Eastern, this Greek gal The Hairy Bikers make a Kefta Tagine in Morrocco that follows the same idea – but with meatballs and in a tangine. Smitten Kitchen has an Israeli shakshuka recipe that is…

Loaded Bacon Gnocchi Recipe

  Loaded baked potatoes. For those that love them, they are the best kind. Fluffy baked potato, bacon, garlic, cheese and sour cream…how can you go wrong? Now take all those noms and imagine it as gnocchi. Little individual dumplings of loaded baked potato heaven, covered in our whiskey bacon cheese sauce and sprinkled with…

Bacon Breading Recipe

Meatballs, burgers, homemade cheese sticks, even as topping for mac n cheese… bread crumbs and breading can be pretty damn versatile. Now imagine it with bacon…yes a bacon bread crumb. We’ve been toying with how to coat things in bacon for a while and kept getting stuck at the bacon clumping with flour. So our…

Stovetop Whiskey Bacon Cheese Sauce Recipe

I wish I could say no to this sauce. I want to say no. Because something this tasty and good is just torture. Velvety, smokey, sweet, with the perfect cheesy consistency, it clings to anything you pour it on, spirals, gnocchi, or pasta. It is important, in my book, to have a sauce that sticks….

Homemade Bacon Cheese Sticks Recipe

Cheese sticks are one of those things everyone loves, but you usually have to go out and overpay to get them. You can get them pre-made in the store to deep fry at home…but that means hauling out the deep fryer and running the risk of cheesy explosions. No one wants that. The cheese stays…

Bacon Popped Stove Top Kettle Corn

Popcorn is the center of a healthy diet. Or at least that’s what we continually convince ourselves. So like – this is simple. And you’ll be happy when you do it. This is the reason you save all that rendered bacon, to make delicious, sweet and salty popcorn. Here’s a terrifying video of how to listen for your…