Sausage for the Super Bowl

FFP Edible AdIt’s almost time for the Big Game! To celebrate, Flocchini Family Provisions (formerly known as The Sausage Factory) has announced the launch of their line of handcrafted sausages made with the fewest ingredients possible.

Even better, we’re giving away a Flocchini Sausage party spread fit for the hungriest fans!

Visit our Flocchini Sausage Facebook page and let us know what you think. While you’re there, enter to win a spread for your Game Day party – after all, the biggest football game of the year is almost here and no party is complete without lots of links!

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Durham Ranch Natural Beef Tenderloin Mushroom Kabobs

Made with all natural beef, this is a delight on the BBQ!
This delicious kabob recipe is great for bringing to a large gathering or for cooking up outside for that special event. They are always a fan favorite and you can customize the recipe to include more fruits and veggies to go along with the kabobs if you would like as well.durhamranchnaturalbeef

Ingredients

3 pounds of Durham Ranch Natural Beef Tenderloin (center cut)
1 Large Red Onion
1 Green Bell Pepper
2 pounds Cremini Mushrooms

Instructions

  • Cut the beef into ½ inch by ½ inch squares.
  • Peel the onion and cut both the onion and bell pepper into medium sized squares.
  • Trim the bottom of the stem off of the mushrooms and brush of any dirt that might be on the outside of the mushrooms with a dry brush or your fingers. Do not use water.  Slice thick.
  • On 5 inch metal skewers or wooden skewers (be sure to soak wooden skewers in warm water for 30 minutes before using) slide on a piece of onion, beef, pepper and then mushroom. Repeat that order, onion, beef, pepper, mushroom 3 times per skewer.
  • Drizzle a little bit of olive oil, salt and black pepper on the kabobs and grill on a nice hot grill for about 3 minutes per side for a medium rare temperature on the beef.

Healthy Egg Breakfast Muffins (+BACON!)

Not everyone has time to prepare a complete breakfast each morning, but if you had something healthy that you could grab as you’re running out the door, you’d eat it, right?

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If you answer yes, this recipe is for you!

Cook up a batch of healthy “muffins” on the weekend and refrigerate them for quick nutrition to start your day during the week.  It was originally written with only veggies, but I added a package of bacon from our friends at Hill Meat Co and topped with a pinch of shredded cheese and it was unbelievably delicious!

Healthy Egg Breakfast Muffins (+BACON!)

 Ingredients
  • 8 eggs
  • 1 cup diced broccoli
  • 1 cup diced onion
  • 1 cup diced mushrooms
  • 1/2 package bacon, pre-cooked and crumbled
  • small amount of grated cheese
  • salt and pepper, to taste
  • This recipe makes 8 muffins.
Instructions
  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  • Dice all vegetables. You can add more or less of any of them, but keep the overall portion of vegetables the same for best results.
  • In a large mixing bowl, whisk together eggs, vegetables, bacon, salt, and pepper.
  • Pour mixture into a greased muffin pan, the mixture should evenly fill 8 muffin cups.
  • Top with a pinch of grated cheese.
  • Bake 18-20 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted in the middle comes out clean.
  • Serve and enjoy! Leftovers can be saved in the refrigerator throughout the week.

Bacon! in Grilled Stuffed Jalapenos

“This recipe is a healthy, fresh alternative to the popular, breaded version.”

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    • 14 jalapeno peppers, halved lengthwise, and seeded
    • 2 slices center-cut bacon
    • 1/2 cup cream cheese, softened
    • 1/4 cup shredded extra-sharp cheddar cheese
    • 1/4 cup minced green onion
    • 1 teaspoon fresh lime juice
    • 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
    • 1 small garlic clove, minced
    • 2 tablespoons fresh cilantro
    • 2 tablespoons chopped seeded Tomatoes

Directions

  1. Preheat grill to medium-high heat.
  2. Cook bacon in a skilletover medium heat until crispy.
  3. Remove bacon, and drain on paper towels, and crumble bacon.
  4. Combine bacon, cheeses, and the next 4 ingredients through garlic in a bowl, stirring to combine.
  5. Divide cheese evenly, and fill pepper halves.
  6. Place peppers cheese side up on grill, cover and grill peppers 8 minutes, or until bottoms of peppers are charred, and cheese mixture is lightly browned.
  7. Place peppers on serving platter.
  8. Sprinkle with tomato, and cilantro.

~Thank you Weekend Cooker, Food.com


Outdoor Gourmet Promotes Bison Skewers

The popular cooking website, Outdoor Gourmet, is promoting more than cutlery, cooking planks and other supplies. They recently posted a tasty recipe for Bison Satay Skewers:

Ingredients

Outdoor Gourmet Flat Cedar Grilling Skewers

12 oz Bison Sirloin Steaks, cut into 2-inch strips, (if you don’t have bison, use beef)
1 teaspoon freshly grated ginger
1 teaspoon minced garlic
1 tablespoon curry powder
1/2 lime, juiced
2 tablespoons Sambal Oelek Chili Sauce
2 tablespoons Agave
Cilantro leaves, for garnish

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Method

Soak:  Outdoor Gourmet grilling skewers for around 30 minutes.

Preheat:  Grill of frying pan to high heat.  400-450 degrees.

Next:  Mix garlic, ginger, curry powder, lime juice, Sambal Oelek Chili Sauce, and agave together.  Brush over Bison strips   Thread the beef onto the soaked skewers, working the skewers in and out of the meat so that the meat stays in place while grilling. The flat design of the Cedar Skewers prevents rolling or spinning when you flip your food.

Then:   Place loaded skewer on hot grill or frying pan. Sear each side for 3-4 minutes. Remove, garnish with cilantro and enjoy!