Smoky Pimiento Cheese - Not your everyday pimiento cheese. Nope. We used smoked cheeses, a dash of chipotle powder, and sun dried tomatoes for extra smokey goodness!

Smoky Pimiento Cheese

Smoky pimiento cheese – pimiento cheese with a twist.  Yes, it’s delicious, but it’s not your mom’s pimiento cheese.  Nope.  At least not my mom’s.   But before I tell you about this one, I’ll tell you about mom’s, since you mentioned it.  Ok, maybe I mentioned it.   I love my mom’s pimiento cheese.  It’s one…

Alabama sliders - delicious, spicy sliders made straight from Alabama pot roast! Make game day great again!

Alabama Sliders

Alabama sliders are here just in time.  College football season has started and Nick Saban is already getting testy with reporters.  All you need now is game day food.  I got you!  Roll Tide! Even if you’re not an Alabama fan, Roll Tide, you’re gonna be a fan of these sliders.   I used my Alabama…

Korean Style Smoked Short Ribs - Yes please! Savory, spicy, slightly sweet, and decadent!

Korean Style Smoked Short Ribs

These Korean style smoked short ribs …. what can I say?  I’m just gonna be very, very honest here, I was blown away.  I was like, Jaxx, dude, you’re freakin’ awesome!  You cooked the crap out of these short ribs!   And I’m not gonna lie, I did.   So I’ve made short ribs in the past.  I’ve…

Instant Pot St. Louis style ribs - yes, you can have your ribs and eat them too - in less than an hour!

Instant Pot Ribs

Finally, the Instant Pot ribs.  I know, I know, it seems like I’m the last one on that bandwagon.  But…but…I’m committed to my smoker, you guys know that.   And I hate to keep on and on about it, but just as a reminder, it’s freaking hot.  I can’t bear to go out there and fire…

Fried cabbage - cruciferous goodness.

Fried Cabbage

Fried cabbage is one of those cheap, homey things that’s just … well it’s just makes you feel good.  Satisfied. Like you’re in your grandmother’s kitchen. At least for me it does. My wife calls this smothered cabbage. You might too, but whatever you call it, it’s delicious. It’s the perfect side dish for…well anything,…

Instant Pot BBQ Brisket! No smoker? No problem. You pressure cooker will turn out a bad-A brisket in a fraction of the time. Promise.

Instant Pot BBQ Brisket

BBQ brisket.  In the pressure cooker.  I know, I know.  It’s not low and slow, which is totally how I dig my brisket.  But…It’s hot. And sometimes I just want a brisket – it’s a thing in our family.  You fire the smoker up, you put a big ass brisket on early in the morning,…