Archive for category Food

El Bulli Hotel

El Bulli is a restaurant located outside of Barcelona that is consistently ranked as one of the top 3 restaurants in the world.  I wasn’t able to get a reservation at El Bulli. However, just outside of Seville is the El Bulli Hotel (http://www.elbullihotel.com/benazuzaweb_eng.html) which has a restaurant that serves the all time best dishes […]

Bacon Explosion

A few months back the boys got together and we decided to try making a Bacon Explosion. We did two, one in the oven and one on a charcoal BBQ. Both turned out great. Here are the pictures.

Bath Tub Smoker

I had some old bath tubs kicking around from house renovations and decided to make a smoker out of them. It worked surprisingly well.

Blue Cheese, Cream Cheese, Bacon Whipped Potatoes

For Thanksgiving I decided to try a little experiment with the potatoes and it worked out really well.  The end produce was excessively rich, but damn did it taste good. The recipe is pretty simple: Boil a dozen red potatoes for about 45 minutes Drain the potatoes, put them in the mixer and blend until […]

Turducken

For Thanksgiving this year, I heard that I could get a Turducken from the Loblaws up the street all pre-assembled.  For the uninitiated, a Turducken is a turkey, stuffed with a duck, stuffed with a chicken.  To me, this was a very exciting thing.  I don’t really know why it’s exciting – but it is.  […]