Sarasota Golf Trip!

Perfect weather, best game of golf I’ve played in years, and a great time overall on the gulf side of sunny Florida! I was very spoiled by my amazing golf buddy (who I like to call Dad) and was treated to a stay at the Ritz Carlton Sarasota. It’s a little bit of a drive … More Sarasota Golf Trip!

Steak and Stout: Bacon-Wrapped Steak, Garlic Mushrooms, and Great Beer!

I had to make a dish that could stand up to a very fancy beer we bought over the weekend. By fancy, I mean really pricey, but it was worth it – Dogfish Head’s Oak Aged Vanilla World Wide Stout. Yes, it’s a mouthful, but a mouthful of deliciously dark, sweet, rich, stout. So naturally, … More Steak and Stout: Bacon-Wrapped Steak, Garlic Mushrooms, and Great Beer!

Dinner for One!

I had a rare night to myself so I made some of my favorite deliciously decadent delights! And no actual cooking involved. Just artful assembly of a salmon tartare martini and a heavenly cheese plate. I started with some fresh sushi grade salmon. Diced up some mango… Then mixed the two together with some awesome … More Dinner for One!