How to make Great Thin Crust Pizza

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As much as I love Pasta, Pizza is also one of my favorite things to eat. Pepes Pizza in New Haven , CT was featured on one of the shows on the Food Net Work. My girl (Tertia) and I were planning on seeing the band Tesla on Valentine’s Day at Toads Place in New […]

Pudding Shots


  Pudding Shots: here’s one of my favorite recipes for a get together. You could call it a treat. Ingredients: 2 pkgs chocolate pudding mix 1 cup whole mix 1 cup Cafe Patron tequila 1 1/2 pt heavy cream Mix pudding, milk and tequila, put in fridge to set up a little. In a mixer, […]

Great Hot Dog Sauce Recipe


Ingredients: 1 medium chopped onion 1 lb ground beef 2 cup water ½ cup tomato paste 1 tbsp brown sugar 1 tsp black pepper 1 tsp cayenne pepper 1 tsp chilli powder ½ tsp cumin ½ tsp allspice ¼ tsp ground cloves 1 clove crushed garlic ½ tsp curry powder 2 beef base cubes 1 […]

Great Hot Dog Sauce Recipe


One of my fondest memories as a teenager growing up was eating a Dirty John Hot Dog at New Way Lunch in Glens Falls, New York. They have a hot dog recipe sauce, cooked in a crock pot that I’ve missed for 22 years. Having the opportunity to travel the world, sometimes in questionable living […]

Best Enchilada Recipe for the Home Cook


Here is a story on how I came across the best Enchilada Recipe that is quick and easy with only a few ingredients; perfect for the home cook who doesn’t have a lot of time. While stationed at Ramstein Air Force Base in Germany, I had the pleasure of managing a dining facility serving 2000 […]

Quick Enchilada Recipe


2 Cans Campbell’s Tomato Soup 2 pkg’s McCormick’s Chili Seasoning Whole Milk 1 lb Ground Beef 1 pkg McCormick’s Taco Seasoning 1 cn Refried Beans 1 pkg Mexican Blend Shredded Cheese 1 pkg Flour Tortilla Shells Salsa Sour Cream Directions: For the Chili Gravy, Prepare Tomato soup per directions on can with milk. Add 1 […]

How to make Spaghetti and Meatballs


When I’m in the mood for an Italian meal, spaghetti and meatballs always comes to mind. It has always been a favorite of mine. Whenever I go to an Italian restaurant, I need to try their Italian meatballs, whether it’s with pasta or just a side order. I guess I just like comparing it to […]

Egg Pasta Recipe


2 ½ cups flour 1/8 tsp salt 3 eggs 2 tsp olive oil (evoo) On a clean work surface, form a well in the center of the flour. Add salt, eggs and evoo. With a fork, start incorporating the flour till it comes together. If dough is to sticky, add a little more flour, if […]

Lobster Ravioli Recipe

Lobster Ravioli

Ingredients for 4 servings Lobster Ravioli: 1 lb cooked Maine lobster 4 oz cooked snow crab meat 2 oz unsalted butter 1 clove chopped garlic 1 tbs chopped shallots 4 oz ricotta cheese 1 egg 2 oz cognac Salt and pepper 1 tbs chopped chives Favorite Pasta Dough 1 slightly beaten egg white Cream Sauce: 2 […]

Spaghetti and Meatball Recipe


Spaghetti and Meat Balls is on of my favorites. When I have the time I like getting the mixer out and making fresh pasta served with pasta sauce and home made Italian style meat balls.         I came across a stuffed meat ball recipe that made me hungry and thought I can […]