Christopher Donovan

50 Flips | 2 Magazines | 10 Likes | 3 Following | 2 Followers | @chrisdonovan82 | Fat Foodaholics

uKeg Unboxing and First Impressions (Video)

UKeg Unboxing & First Impressions from Fat Foodaholics on Vimeo.Ever have the problem of getting a good beer in a growler, only to rush drinking it …

Beer Belly Podcast: Episode #18 Don’t Steal My Beer

In this episode, Ted, Lee, and Chris talk about barrel aged beers and current beer news.Show notesNews and discussionBeer Tasting Ted’s House from …

Super Juicy Roasted Turkey

The great American debate: What is the best way to cook a turkey? There are many ways to prepare this supposedly flightless bird but brining is one …

How to Host Thanksgiving or Friendsgiving Without Tears

The first Thanksgiving is always the scariest. What happens if the Turkey is too dry, or even worse raw in the middle? What if you can’t get all the …

Beer Belly Podcast: Episode # 17: Big Beer Decline and Poop Coffee Beans

In this episode Ted, Lee, and Chris talk about Big Beer declines in sales and Chris tries Dogfish Head 120 Minute IPA, Truth Serum, and Pennsylvania …

Sriracha Chicken and “Fried Rice”(Riced Cauliflower)

One night I was looking for something healthy and tasty that would fill me up. I have had riced cauliflower before, and although the texture is …

Trick R’ Treat (Halloween Dinner and a Movie)

This is the last installment of “Halloween Dinner and a Movie” and it’s certainly not the least. An anthology horror movie that brings you on a …

The Cabin in the Woods (Halloween Dinner and a Movie)

I don’t want to ruin this movie for you. If you like horror movies, just watch it. This isn’t your typical, “teenagers are stuck in a cabin in the …

Let the Right One In (Halloween Dinner and a Movie)

This vampire movie is no Twilight. There is beautiful cinematography and story in this vampire movie but it is not without its scares and contains an …

Beer Belly Podcast: Episode # 16: Fall Beers and Pumpkin Toliet Paper

Beer Belly Podcast is back! Lee and Chris discuss Fall beers, Pumpkin everything, and current beer news.Randolph Self Serve Beer in NYC

Buffalo Chicken Mac and Cheese with Bacon

I love that Buffalo chicken dip at any gathering and who doesn’t like Mac and cheese? This recipe is a mix of the two and will be a guaranteed hit at …

How to Celebrate 4th of July in Style

If you’re still looking for some ideas for 4th of July we’ve got you covered. It’s not too late! Just follow the three essentials to a good party: …

Carolina Gold BBQ Chicken

Trader Joe’s has a Summer seasonal barbecue sauce titled Carolina Gold and it’s awesome. If you don’t have a Trader Joe’s by you, you can always make …

How to Cook a Hot Dog you can be Proud Of

For those of us in the Northern Hemisphere, the warm (hot) weather has finally arrived and tomorrow is the first day of Summer. It’s officially …

Sous Vide Bacon Wrapped Steak

Yes thats right, another Sous Vide recipe. Before you click past this one, I promise this simple recipe will be worth your while.<p>You can use any good …

Beer Belly Podcast: Episode # 10: Beer Drinking Woodchuck

Ted, Steve, Lee, and Chris talk about Ommegang, 13 beer mile, and woodchucks.<p>Related Links:<p>Beer has helped transform West Sac<p>American style pub opens …

NYC Hot Sauce Expo 2017

My lips still burn from this weekend’s Fifth Annual NYC Hot Sauce Festival. Lee Chernowetz, some friends and I experienced first hand what hot sauce …

Beer Bratwurst Sandwich Sous Vide

Beer and Bratwurst: a beautiful match made in heaven. The simplicity of this recipe is also its complexity (huh?), perfect for a 4/20 late night …

Beer Belly Podcast: Episode # 8: The Little Podcast That Could

This is the episode I know you have all been waiting for: Lee, Steve, and Chris talk about Dogfish Head! Dogfish Head is so big to us we had to split …

Sous Vide Trader Joe’s BBQ Ribs

These ribs are super simple and all with ingredients from your local Trader Joe’s! If you don’t have a TJ’s near you I am sorry but you can …

Beer Belly Podcast: Episode # 7: Dog Pants

Happy Beer Day! Ted, Steve, Lee, and Chris talk about Flying Dog, 3.2 beer, and dog pants.<p>Links:<p>National Beer Day<p>Pot eating into the Beer …

Why Do We Eat Eggs for Breakfast, Anyway?

A short and fascinating history.<p>It’s difficult to answer this question without also asking, Why do we eat breakfast? The Ancient Romans ate breakfast, which they called <i>ientaculum</i>, and included eggs, if available. When the Romans were pushed out of Europe, breakfast left with them, and throughout …

Tips on How to Make the Perfect Burrito

Today is National Burrito Day! What else could be better than those little wrapped tortilla sleeping bags for everything awesome. I could simply put …

Beer Made for Flying

Hong Kong Brew Co. has made Betsy, a beer specifically designed for drinking in an airplane environment.<p>Betsy is an unfiltered wheat made with …

Beer Belly Podcast: Episode # 6: Pot Beer

Ted, Steve, and Chris talk about Ballast Point, pot beer, and Brew Dog makes the news again, although this time it isn’t about puppies.<p>Related …

Sous Vide Curry Chicken Salad on Naan Bread Sandwich

This recipe is a different and flavorful take on chicken salad: Curry powder and Naan bread give it some Indian inspiration. The walnuts give it a …

(Video) It’s Not Delivery, It’s Tortilla Pizza

Do you love super thin crust pizzas but hate the effort it takes to make one? It’s very hard to cook thin crust without a hot pizza oven and the …

(Video) Skillet Ciabatta Cheesesteak with Sauteed Jalapeno, Mushrooms, and Onions

Preheat oven to 350ºF<p>Cut Ciabatta loaf in half widthwise then slice top off lengthwise to make it into a sub sized roll, cut open roll in the middle …

Creamy Garlic Parmesan Sauce for Steak

Next time you make steak for that special occasion whip up this simple sauce to pour on top. It’s delicious!<p>Ingredients<p>2 Tbsp oil<p>1 Tbsp butter<p>3 – 4 …

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