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Cranberry Jalapeno Salsa Ingredients-1

Christmas and Cranberry Jalapeño Salsa

By On December 10, 2013

Garrett shares the ever popular cranberry jalapeño salsa and fudge recipes that he grew up having in his hometown and are always a hit at holiday parties.… Read More

Boiler House Popcorn Grits

A Dinner with Chef Jeff of the Boiler House and Holiday Recipes

By On November 13, 2013

The Boiler House invited a group of folks to sit at the chef's table to sample some holiday fare. This post includes photos and recipes of the dishes.… Read More

The serious sandwich from Zito's - be sure to use their house hot sauce.
Quick Bites

Quick Bites 14.September.2012

By On September 14, 2012

Quick Bites include: recap of the Taste of the River Walk, pastel diplomatico recipe, Zito's serious sandwich and a spaghetti casserole recipe from Pinterest.… Read More


Green Chile Post 1 – How to Roast Hatch Green Chiles

By On August 28, 2011

It’s that time of year again.  The temperatures are soaring, football season is about to gear up, and Hatch green chiles are in season!  What? Never heard of Hatch green chiles? I… Read More

Local Activities

Central Market Hatch Green Chile Cookoff Wrap Up

By On September 4, 2010

I had an absolute blast at Central Market’s Green Chile Cookoff!  It was really cool to visit with the contestants and judges who all have a passion for Hatch Green Chiles. There… Read More


Green Chile Sour Cream Chicken Enchiladas – Green Chile Post 3

By On August 30, 2010

If you've grilled some Hatch green chiles and are looking for a recipe, this is the one you'll want to make! It's a favorite that my mom made for us growing up.… Read More

The finished product! Enjoy with some tortilla chips!

Green Chile Post 2 – Mom’s Queso Recipe

By On August 20, 2010

In his second post on Green Chile, an Average Joe gives you his mom's famous queso recipe, perfect for the big game.… Read More


San Antonio Joe’s Margarita Recipe

By On July 20, 2010

I am often asked where my favorite place in town to get a margarita, and I have to say that I really like the margarita’s at El Jarro de Arturo.  I like… Read More


Summer and Lemonade Ice Cream Pie

By On June 30, 2010

It’s officially summer with Fourth of July right around the corner which means time for picnics, block parties, and get togethers.  I know that a lot of times you might be asked… Read More