| Apr 6, 2012
| 7:03 AM
Take me out to the ball game, Take me out with the crowd.
Buy me some peanuts and cracker jack, I don't care if I never get back.
Peanuts are an iconic part of the baseball experience.
But if you have allergies -- like so many people do -- all those...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 3:28 PM
Bang Bang Pie Shop
2051 N. California Ave. 773-276-8888
This pie-centric bakery evolved out of a food truck that roamed the streets of Logan Square last year. Pies such as banana cream and dark chocolate chess with blood-orange olive oil are sold whole...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 7:21 AM
Van Gogh Vodka is introducing what it's calling one of their most innovative and unexpected flavors to date: PB&J.
The press release from Van Gogh was spread thick with all kinds of tasty trivia about the beloved sandwich. It says that peanut butter...
| May 28, 2012
| 8:40 AM
Blue Ribbon Quadruple Layer Brownies
10 Tablespoons unsalted butter
1 cup Ghirardelli Unsweetened Natural Cocoa Powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 1/3 cups sugar
1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
2 eggs, room temperature
2/3 cup all-...
| May 28, 2012
| 8:41 AM
To purchase a copy of the book:
The Neelys' Celebration Cookbook: Down-Home Meals for Every Occasion
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
1301 Meijer Drive
Corn Bread and Collard Dressing
This dish is the...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 3:01 PM
Chocolate Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies
For the cookie:
1/2 cup butter, softened
4 ounces cream cheese, softened
1 teaspoon vanilla
1/2 cup flour
1 box chocolate fudge cake mix
For the filling:
3/4 cup peanut butter
| Dec 14, 2011
| 1:59 PM
"Last night, my boyfriend Louie and I dined on a succulent mélange of sautéed ground beef with a touch of beef liver. Bite-sized pieces of steamed sweet and white potatoes added heartiness, while finely chopped green beans, carrots and peas provided a...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 8:32 AM
These cookies are monster cookies loaded with just about everything imaginable, including crunch, creamy chocolate — and bran flakes for some added fiber.
They are a variation of Cowboy Cookies, a recipe given to me by a really good friend,...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 10:41 AM
2 c gran sugras 1/2 c water 1 c clear karo syrup 1 tbl soda 2 tbl. butter 1 tsp. vanilla 1 16 oz. pkg or can of salted peanuts
Mix sugar, water and Karo in a heavy saucepan..Place candy thermometer in and cook to 260 degrees. No need to watch for burning...
| Dec 29, 2011
Whether your New Year's festivities include planning a big cocktail party or hosting a simple dinner, odds are you'll want something to feed your guests over the hours as they count down to 2012.
Here are 25 easy-to-make little dishes to choose from...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 4:32 AM
Dennis Greig, 39, told his stepson he couldn't eat a peanut butter ball because his mom wasn't home and he was now king of their house in Golden Gate, reports the Naples Daily News.
When the stepson, 16, ignored his drunken goober of a step-dad, the...