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Cane’s Chicken Finger Recipe

Have you ever wanted to recreate the Cane’s Chicken Finger recipe at home? We tried it, and think it turned out pretty darn good! In case you aren’t familiar with …

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Roy Choi Ramen

Have you heard of the Roy Choi ramen hack? It’s genius! Roy Choi is a famous chef here in Southern California, who is known for starting the Korean fusion food …

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Smashburger with Onions

Today we’re making what might be the best smashburger ever made. My double smashburger with onions calls for two 1/3-pound organic beef patties, which are seared in bacon grease and …

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Perfect Prime Rib

Want to know how to cook the perfect prime rib? This herb crusted prime rib recipe is a great option for New Year’s Eve — or any special occasion. In …

Bloody Mary recipe with celery, pepperoni and pepperoncinis by the fire.

Bloody Mary Recipe

Our hunt for the best Bloody Mary recipe has taken us all over the globe. We’ve tried them in London, Hawaii, Costa Rica, California and countless other destinations. And there …

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Stuffed Peanut Butter Dates

Today we’re making stuffed dates with peanut butter! Whenever we go to Palm Desert, we always stock up on a huge bag of Medjool dates. They are naturally sweet and …

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Braised Lamb Shanks

During our last visit to London, my wife’s family treated us to a wonderful family dinner of Braised Lamb Shanks with Mushrooms. Served with creamy mashed potatoes, fresh parsley and …

Peach Whiskey BBQ Drumsticks recipe 3

Peach Whiskey BBQ Drumsticks

Sometimes we don’t have a lot of time to prepare a meal when company comes over. That’s why it’s good to have a standby recipe that you can put together …

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Fried Yuca Balls (Yuquitas)

During our recent trip to Costa Rica, we enjoyed these delicious fried yuca balls at the La Laguna Restaurant at The Springs Resort & Spa. Made from the cassava root, …

Patacones Costa Rica

Patacones (Fried Plantains)

Patacones, also known as tostones, are one of my favorite snacks from Costa Rica. No matter where you go in this gorgeous Central American country, you are likely to see …

Red Frog Coffee Roaster

If you ever find yourself vacationing near Arenal Volcano in Costa Rica, don’t miss a stop at Red Frog Coffee Roaster, a traditional open-air soda in the heart of La …

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Picadillo de Arracache

Have you ever tried gallo of picadillo de arracache? This is a traditional Costa Rican dish made from a root vegetable called arracacha, whose flavor has been described as “a …

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Gallo Pinto Breakfast

Long considered one of the world’s most eco-friendly destinations, Costa Rica is also known for its delicious tropical cuisine. After all, who doesn’t love fried plantains, crispy yucca fritters, fresh …

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Diamond Sharpening Steel

Today I’m going to give you a few tips on keeping your knife sharp with the Dexter Russell Sani-Safe Diamond Sharpener. A diamond sharpening steel is a must-have for maintaining …

Bacon Wrapped Salmon Kebabs

Salmon Kebabs

Today, we’re making bacon wrapped salmon kabobs — topped with a simple garlic and parsley vinaigrette. These salmon kebabs are cooked on the grill, and with just a handful of ingredients, …

How to use a chef knife

How to Use A Chef’s Knife

Today I’m going to show you how to use a chef’s knife to cut a variety of fruits and vegetables. If you have to buy one knife for your kitchen, …