Fix and Freeze Soup-Chicken and Brisket Brunswick Stew

Brunswick stew is a popular dish similar to a thick vegetable soup with meat, and like most soups and stews there are a million variations.Two places claim to be the origin of Brunswick stew Brunswick County Virginia and Brunswick Georgia-It appears that claiming the origin of this stew is serious business. In the past this … Continue reading Fix and Freeze Soup-Chicken and Brisket Brunswick Stew

Grilled Korean Marinated Flap Steaks and a Mountain View

Let me start this blog post right with my cabin view in Blue Ridge, Georgia. The drive to the cabin almost requires medication to drive up and around the winding mountain roads.  There are moments when you seriously clutch your friend's hand, who is gritting her teeth and closing her eyes just like you.  Oh, … Continue reading Grilled Korean Marinated Flap Steaks and a Mountain View

Smoky Pork Chili with Black-Eyed Peas

If you don't have a favorite chili recipe or need a new recipe, then you have come to the right place.This chili recipe requires a sofrito, a blend of aromatic vegetables and herbs.  The vegetables are slow roasted until they collapse and become very soft, then pureed. This becomes the flavor base of the chili.The … Continue reading Smoky Pork Chili with Black-Eyed Peas