Archive for June, 2012

Hammerstone’s Bourbon & Bacon Grilled Cheese

Thursday, June 28, 2012 Review by Brian
Hammerstone’s Bourbon & Bacon Grilled Cheese

Hammerstone’s Bourbon & Bacon Grilled Cheese

I’ll be packing this for lunch today… the three tablespoons of bourbon cooks away – doesn’t it? ; )

VIA: http://blog.whiskeydisks.com/the-best-grilled-cheese-sandwich-on-the-planet-has-bourbon-and-bacon-in-it/

Ingredients 

1/3 cup mayonnaise
3 tablespoons medium pepper sauce
3 tablespoons bourbon
1 teaspoon minced garlic
1 teaspoon finely chopped parsley
Salt and freshly ground pepper
1 tablespoon vegetable oil
1 medium onion, thinly sliced
2 teaspoons cider vinegar
12 slices of bacon
2 tablespoons unsalted butter, softened
8 slices of white sandwich bread
1/2 pound sharp cheddar, cut into 4 slices
3 ounces cheddar cheese curds (1 cup)

For cooking and assembly instructions, please visit: http://blog.whiskeydisks.com/the-best-grilled-cheese-sandwich-on-the-planet-has-bourbon-and-bacon-in-it/

Brown Butter Candied Bacon Ice Cream Recipe from Coolhaus Ice Cream Truck

Brown Butter Candied Bacon Ice Cream Recipe from Coolhaus Ice Cream Truck

Now that it’s warming up (along with the humidity – I’ve been craving ice cream. Add bacon & cookies to it. Done.

VIA: http://www.tastespotting.com/features/brown-butter-candied-bacon-ice-cream-recipe-from-coolhaus

Brown Butter Candied Bacon Ice Cream Recipe

from Coolhaus Ice Cream Truck

Ingredients:

INGREDIENTS FOR CANDIED BACON:

5 strips bacon
2 tablespoons light brown sugar

INGREDIENTS FOR BROWN BUTTER ICE CREAM:

3 tablespoons (45g) salted butter
¬ĺ cup (packed) brown sugar (170g), light or dark
2¬ĺ (675ml) cup half-and-half
5 large egg yolks
2 teaspoons dark rum or whiskey
¬ľ teaspoon vanilla extract
optional: ¬ľ teaspoon ground cinnamon

For cooking and assembly instructions, please visit: http://www.tastespotting.com/features/brown-butter-candied-bacon-ice-cream-recipe-from-coolhaus

 

Sweet & Spicy Bacon Chicken

Saturday, June 2, 2012 Review by Brian
Sweet & Spicy Bacon Chicken

Sweet & Spicy Bacon Chicken

So we’ve posted something like these before (http://www.baconscotch.info/2011/08/grilled-bacon-wrapped-chicken-fingers/), however we really never had an official¬†recipe – until we ran across this posting. These bacon wrapped chicken fingers look amazing – I can’t to fire-up the grill.

VIA: http://diaryofarecipeaddict.blogspot.com/2011/07/sweet-spicy-bacon-chicken.html

Sweet and Spicy Bacon Chicken
4 chicken breasts cut in thirds (12 pieces)
Bacon slices
salt and pepper to taste
garlic powder
chili powder
brown sugar
For more photos and assembly instructions, please visit:  ttp://diaryofarecipeaddict.blogspot.com/2011/07/sweet-spicy-bacon-chicken.html