Beer can chicken

I picture it something like this:

A kitchen…

Folks preparing a cold chicken for frying…

“Hey Vern! Watch this!”

Friends collapse in hearty guffaws

… crickets …

“Hey, what if….?”

And there you have it. Just like that, beer can chicken was born.

This chicken is so good and so easy! All the crispy [...]

Classic chocolate chip cookies

Just makes you want to reach for a glass of milk, doesn’t it?

These are classic, easy, ridiculously nom-worthy chocolate chip cookies from my very favorite cookbook. Get the oven heating!

You will need:

1/4 cup softened butter 1/4 cup softened shortening 3/4 cup sugar — half brown, half white 1 egg 1 tsp. [...]

BBQ chicken pizza

This is a perfect meal to throw together during the middle of the week. Quick, easy, and so delicious!

You will need:

chicken — I used three boneless, skinless chicken breasts dough — your refrigerator dough, homemade dough, or even store bought barbecue sauce cheese

And then:

Start with the chicken: three chicken breasts, [...]

Emergency chocolate cake

You know how it works: it’s 10:30 at night and you just. have. to. have. chocolate. cake. right. now. NOW. Nothing else will do. What’s that? No cake in the pantry? Well in three minutes there will be one in your hot little hands.

I’ve been tweaking this recipe for a while now, purely [...]

Key Lime Martini

This may be the perfect summer cocktail! Sweet and tart and limey (is that a word?) all at the same time. I’m in love! From Crazy Sista Cooking (one of my very favorite cookbooks).

You will need:

1 oz vanilla vodka 1/2 oz Licor 43 1/2 oz KeKe Beach Key Lime liqueur 1/4 oz key [...]