Apple Sangria with Bourbon and Thyme

Apple Sangria with Bourbon and Thyme: This fall sangria recipe is perfect for sitting around an autumn fire or entertaining for Thanksgiving! I’m thankful...

Macaroni Salad with Ham and Cheese

Macaroni Salad with Ham and Cheese: The best easy classic macaroni salad recipe. With a tangy, lightly creamy dressing, it pairs with nearly any...

Juicy Lucy Burger Lettuce Wraps

Juicy Lucy (also spelled Jucy Lucy) is a legendary cheese-stuffed burger from Minnesota. My burger features a core of molten cheddar – and is...

Fried Pickles

Fried Pickles are one of the best eats at the Minnesota State Fair. And with my fried pickles recipe, you can now enjoy this...

Best Minnesota State Fair Food and Drink

The Best Minnesota State Fair Food and Drink…according to us! We’ve been attending the fair for 21 years in a row, and these are...

Cowboy Beans

Cowboy Beans – This easy baked beans recipe is hearty and flavorful with bacon and ground beef. It’s the ultimate side dish for all...

Grilled Romaine Salad

Grilled Romaine Salad – You’ll love the charred smokiness of this summer salad, with grilled lettuce, tomatoes, and sweet corn. Bacon and a homemade...

Italian Chopped Salad

Italian Chopped Salad – an Italian salad loaded with fresh goodness, plus salami, provolone, pepperoncini, and olives. It’s light, yet hearty, and extra flavorful...

Italian Vinaigrette

Italian Vinaigrette – This homemade Italian dressing is fresh and a bit bracing with its extra dose of garlic, plus red wine vinegar and...

Strawberry Gin and Tonic

Strawberry Gin and Tonic – This strawberry cocktail is a summery twist on the classic gin and tonic recipe. With an easy-to-make strawberry syrup,...

Dill Pickle Potato Salad

Dill Pickle Potato Salad: A creamy mustard potato salad recipe, fun and flavorful with crunchy dill pickles. This is how to make the best...

Herby Lemon Vinaigrette

Herby Lemon Vinaigrette – This homemade lemon vinaigrette recipe is loaded with bright flavor and mealtime versatility. It promises to be one of your...