Bacon for Bobby

In the latest issue of Vegas Magazine, there is an interview with Bobby Flay. One of the questions asked was: “What is in your home refrigerator right now?” Bobby’s answer: “mayonnaise, mustard, champagne, milk, grapefruit juice, water, eggs, bacon, prosciutto.” Girl Meets Idol…

Bacon Crisps

My mom pointed out a recipe on the Food Network website that looks like a tasty snack.   Bacon Crisps   Makes: 24 crisps   1/2 cup freshly grated Parmesan 1 sleeve buttery rectangular crackers (recommended: Waverly Wafers) 1 pound sliced bacon, cut in 1/2   Preheat the oven to […]

Was Elvis a bacon lover?

A friend of mine, Todd, alerted me to this interesting little piece of information.   Apparently one of the many things Elvis Presley was famous for was an extravagant trip he took to Denver, Colorado in 1976 to pick up 22 Fool’s Gold sandwiches, which ended up costing him $3387. […]

Bacon and Meatloaf

The following recipe appeared on ABC earlier this week.   Monday Meatloaf   Meatloaf: 1½ lbs ground beef (20% fat) ½ lb ground pork 2 eggs ½ cup milk 1 tsp onion powder ½ tsp celery salt ½ tsp ground black pepper ½ tsp garlic powder 1 tsp ground mustard […]

Barney Bush

President Bush’s dog, Barney, cracks me up. I don’t know why I enjoy his Christmas tours of the White House as much as I do, but I just do.   The White House occasionally posts photos of Barney on the White House website. And whoever manages the website also writes […]

Street Bacon

Whenever I’m in Idaho visiting the fam, one of my favorite things to do after a night of bar hopping in Boise is to have a chorizo from a street vendor. In any other city in the world, I generally have a rule against eating food sold on the street […]

A super-Sonic breakfast sandwich

Yesterday morning I had the new Breakfast Bistro Sandwich from Sonic. For you unfortunate souls on the east coast who don’t know the joy of Sonic, it’s a drive-in restaurant chain that’s super delicious.   Here’s the description of the Breakfast Bistro Sandwich from the Sonic website:   “People describe […]

Homer on Bacon

Following is a great quote from The Simpson’s that I was reminded of today:   Homer: So you think you know better than this family, eh? Well as long as you’re in my house you’ll do what I do and believe what I believe! So butter your bacon!   Bart: […]