John Gavin

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Try our easy BBQ Beef Sandwiches made in a #slowcooker http://bit.ly/1nNmw9G

And the cakes keep coming…chocolate ancho chili cake with toasted almonds, strawberries & buttermilk frosting

Shredded Beef Enchiladas With Three-Chile Sauce From 'The Homesick Texan's Family Table'

I didn't grow up in Texas, but I did eat my fair share of Tex-Mex as a kid. Saucy burritos, sizzling fajitas, and giant bowls of cheese dip all hold fond places in my heart, even as I have grown to love a two-bite chorizo taco much. One of my favorite dishes to order at these restaurants was the …

#lunch time & we wish we were at Aptos St. BBQ (outside of Santa Cruz, CA) right now for some California-style BBQ http://bit.ly/RV2j7w

14 Ways to Celebrate Strawberry Season (& the Strawberry Moon!)

If you’ve ever been strawberry-picking, you know how amazing strawberry fields smell. On a hot, early summer day, you could get drunk off the sweet scent. Sometimes you can mimic the experience by sticking your face into a carton of strawberries, but it’s not really recommended.<p>Strawberries are …

SoftServe

Sunset Happy Hour Cocktails

I knew New Orleans would feel different from my little beach bungalow in Venice, California. That’s why you move across the country, right?<p>I knew the …

How to Make All-Natural Barbecue Sauce, from Scratch

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Fire up the smoker -- Phoebe Lapine of Feed Me Phoebe is sharing a wholesome barbecue sauce for ribs, chicken, and everything in between.</i><p>My friend …

Food Preservation

Homemade Lemonade Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from Pitt Cue Co. | Pitt Cue Co.: The Cookbook | Mitchell Beazley, 2014<p>When you’re in the mood for the ridiculously easy, …

Watermelon-Peach Slushies

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 4 drinks<p><b>Prep:</b><p>5 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>5 minutes<p>An icy, refreshing summer drink full of fresh summer fruit.<p>Ingredients:<p>5 cups …

How to Make Twix Bars at Home

<i>All week long, our very own Jennifer Steinhauer from Weeknights with Jenny will be sharing recipes from her new book Treat Yourself: 70 Classic Snacks You Loved as a Kid (and Still Love Today). Follow along to win one of five copies we’re giving away -- and to take a trip down memory lane.</i><p><i>Today:</i> …

Dessert

White Pizza Pull Apart Bread

White Pizza Pull Apart Bread. (aka, an embarrassingly easy summer snack.)<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 5, 2014 99<p>Today’s dish is really just a math lesson.<p>How …

Cherry Sumac Swizzle Recipe

Sumac, a spice made from the dried fruit of the sumac plant, has long been used to add a tart, floral, almost citrusy (but slightly savory) flavor to Middle Eastern dishes. A classic swizzle is made with rum, lime, sugar, and mountains of crushed ice, but here, the lime is left out, in favor of a …