Posts Tagged "Lunch"

Summertime Turkey Sandwich

summertime turkey sandwich

I’ve recently come to the conclusion that I need to share more sandwiches on the blog. I mean, people love sandwiches! This is a damn good sandwich and it deserves a spot on the blog, so here ya go! What makes it a “Summertime” Turkey Sandwich, you ask? The tomatoes. And the basil. Of course, you can buy tomatoes and Read More

(Not Philly) Cheesesteak Smash Burgers

Cheesesteak Burger

I am purposefully NOT calling these “Philly Cheesesteak Smash Burgers” because I know there are no bell peppers in an authentic Philly Cheesesteak. I am not claiming this burger has anything to do with an authentic Philly Cheesesteak. Just want to clear this up straight away. This is just a damn good, cheesesteak inspired burger and the peppers make the Read More

Smoked Trout and Snap Pea Pasta Salad

Smoked Fish Snap Pea Pasta Salad

If you want a fun new take on a pasta salad—this is your dish! Crisp sugar snap peas, smoked trout and farfalle pasta all tossed with a creamy and light dressing. This pasta salad is a great side dish for barbecues and picnics, or an easy lunch! If you’re hesitant about the flavor combos- don’t be! The sweetness of the Read More

Corned Beef and Hash Brown Sliders

Corned Beef Sliders

I have a very important announcement to make: There are hash browns inside of these sliders! Yep, hash browns. Crispy hash browns. That is all. Carry on. Well, actually that is not all, because I have a few more things to say about these Corned Beef and Hash Brown Sliders! These sliders are perfect for using up leftover corned beef Read More

Classic Reuben Sandwich

Classic Reuben Sandwich

Who doesn’t love a good Rueben?! Corned beef, perfectly melted Swiss cheese, tangy sauerkraut and the most delicious dressing all piled onto marbled rye bread and warmed to crispy, gooey perfection. YUM. If you aren’t in the habit of making Reubens for yourself at home, we need to change that, PRONTO. The sandwich could not be easier to make and Read More

Classic Italian Sub

Italian Sub with giardiniera

I have some opinions about Italian subs. They’re not snobby opinions (I don’t think) but completely reasonable ones. Bear with me while I bestow upon you, my thoughts, feelings, and rules about the Italian sub. First of all, let’s just address the name real quick. While I call it a sub, you might call it a hoagie, hero, grinder, whatever. Read More

Sweet Apple Sausage and Gouda Sandwich

Sweet Apple Sausage and Gouda Sandwich

I love a good sandwich and I’m always looking to create new and exciting ways to eat them. This combination of Sweet Apple Sausage, smoked gouda and a tangy, crunchy slaw all piled onto a big bakery roll is a winner! I’m using al fresco’s Sweet Apple Chicken Sausages for this recipe—they may be my new obsession! I’m a big Read More

Italian Tuna Melt

Italian Tuna Melt

This Italian Tuna Melt is a weeknight favorite in my house! The tuna is packed with peppers, capers, and fresh herbs and then covered in delicious fontina cheese and broiled to tuna melt perfection. Top it all off with some greens and you’ve got a healthy meal that’s ready in under 30 minutes! Can we just talk about how weird Read More

BLT with Pepperoncini Mayo

BLT with Pepperoncini Mayo

I love this recipe because it’s a fun way to breathe new life into an old favorite. But why mess with a classic, you ask? Well, I’m not really messing with it per se—I’m enhancing it! The BLT is one of the most beloved sandwiches out there, try making it this way, and you’ll love it even more than you Read More

Chicago Style Hot Dogs

chicago style hot dog

If you’re from Chicago, I know you know how to make a Chicago dog so you can skip right over this post. Might I suggest this one? Now if you’re not from Chicago, stick around! I’m going to show you how to make a proper Chicago style hot dog! Living in and around Chicago my entire life, Chicago dogs have Read More