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Cuban Sandwich

The Cuban sandwich (Cubano) at the Back to Cuba Cafe in Nashville, TN opened my eyes to how really delicious a Cuban sandwich could taste. It still is probably the best one I have ever eaten. However, I must admit that close second is one I made.  In fact, it is so close that it […]

Easy Crock Pot Pulled Pork

I am always amazed by the magic that happens when you slowly cook a cheaper cut of meat in a crock pot  for several hours.  I think my favorite of these crock pot friendly meats has to be a pork shoulder (Boston butt) roast. A pork shoulder roast makes great pulled pork for a variety […]

Maple Street Biscuit Company in Chattanooga

An enthusiastic greeting by the staff upon entering the clean, nicely designed restaurant was a good start to having a great early lunch at the Maple Street Biscuit Company in Chattanooga.  While the staff and the environment were notable, the food is what really made the experience. I had the bacon, lettuce and tomato biscuit sandwich. […]

Barbecue Smoked Sausages

A favorite at parties and potlucks, the barbecue smoked sausages are easy, quick, and crockpot friendly.   While opening up a package of cocktail-size little sauasages is the quickest method, you can also just slice any smoked sausage (preferrably good quality sausage) to use for this tasty dish. PrintBarbecue Smoked Sausages Ingredients3/4 c. ketchup 1/4 […]

Pear Jello Salad

Gelatin salads remind me of my grandmother.  I think she made a different one for every holiday.  I loved ones with fruit and without cottage cheese.  Cottage cheese in any gelatin salad was always a dissappointment to me and was not something I would usually eat…despite liking both Jello and cottage cheese seperately. I was […]