Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon

Serves 6-8 I made this for 2021 Christmas Lunch. The Balsamic Glaze was an afterthought because the dish needed more acidity. I think it could use even more. We didn’t have parmesan so we used a wine infused sharp cheese. We used a zester to grate the cheese. We tossed in some of the grated… Continue reading Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon

Compound Butter (Herb):

I am anxious to try this on steaks. INGREDIENTS: 1 stick softened butter (not melted) 1 tsp Dijon mustard 1/2 tsp Worcestershire sauce 3 tbsp freshly grated parmesan (or other strong) cheese 2 tsp garlic, minced 1 tsp black pepper (finely ground) 2 tsp sage (finely chopped) 2 tsp thyme (finely chopped) 2 tsp rosemary… Continue reading Compound Butter (Herb):

Brisket – Sous Vide (Faux Smoked)

This recipe is for a 15 lb brisket. Multiply accordingly. INGREDIENTS (pre-cook): 10 Tablespoons Randy’s Beefy Rub 1 Tablespoon Liquid Smoke Optional – 1/8 to 1/4 teaspoons Prague Powder #1 to create a fake smoke ring (a little goes a long way) INSTRUCTIONS: Trim all but 1/4″ fat from the brisket. Combine rub and parague… Continue reading Brisket – Sous Vide (Faux Smoked)

Ground Beef Casserole – Keto

Ingredients: 1 pound ground beef 3 ounces cream cheese 1/2 cup beef broth 1/2 cup heavy whipping cream 2 tsp soy sauce 2 tsp nutritional yeast flakes 1 teaspoon garlic powder 2 cans green beans, drained 3/4 cup cheddar cheese 3/4 cup mozzarella cheese 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon pepper Instructions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Brown ground beef in a cast-iron skillet then drain the excess grease. Add cream cheese and stir until melted then add… Continue reading Ground Beef Casserole – Keto

Southwest Rub – Randy’s

Note: This should be enough for 3 lbs. of meat or 3 quarts of salad dressing. INGREDIENTS: 2 Tablespoons ancho chili powder 1 Tablespoon smoked paprika 1 Tablespoon regular paprika 1 Tablespoon garlic powder 1 Tablespoon oregano 1 Tablespoon kosher salt 2 teaspoons ground coriander 2 teaspoons onion powder 2 teaspoons turmeric 1 teaspoon ground… Continue reading Southwest Rub – Randy’s

Sausage – Breakfast – 2020

Need to try adding 1 tsp baking soda per 3 lbs of meat to promote browning. Higher PH makes the meat brown better. (Per America’s Test Kitchen) Ingredients – 10lb recipe: 10 lbs ground pork 10 tsp sea salt – Ratio should be 0.2 oz. by weight per pound of meat.  (Always weigh the salt.) 7.25 tsp brown sugar 1.25 tsp white… Continue reading Sausage – Breakfast – 2020