ThanksGiving 2013

I did prep for my Thanksgiving menu the night before so that when I got home from work at 5:30pm I would be able to quickly get our non traditional Thanksgiving dinner ready and served by 7:30pm. I work at probably the busiest place in the country during the week of Thanksgiving, a grocery store….

Orphan Thanksgiving at JJ’s Way

The Menu: Bison Tri-Tip  Smoked on on the Webber over mesquite Roasted Duck  Rubbed in Chinese five spice Cornbread Stuffing  With apples and bacon Green Beans and Wild Mushrooms  Baked with parmesan cheese and bacon bits Cranberry Chutney The Party…

Thanks for Not Making Turkey Shopping List

I can’t wait to cook up some seriously delicious food for my Giving Thanks Feast! There will be no turkey served at my house and I don’t think it will be missed. Here’s my shopping list and a peak at what will be served at JJ’s Way… Gobble gobble… Shopping List Protein Bison Tri-Tip, Duck…

Unique Thanksgiving Feast

I’m not a traditional person by any means, nor am I a big turkey fan, or anything from a can for that matter. Thanksgiving is always around my birthday too, so I tend to cook what I like! I’ve taken a few of my favorite things and put a JJ spin on them to make…

Holiday Dinner Ideas

Today in my test kitchen I’m going to make: Grilled N.Y. Strip Steak w/red wine cranberry sauce. Grilled Shrimp (the big juicy ones) tossed in garlic lemon pepper butter Green bean & crimini mushrooms w/alfredo sauce & fried onions Sweet Potato Fries (probably going to do mashed sweet potatoes w/garlic & chipoltle because I don’t…