Bacon Inspiration

BaconFest 2010 is fast approaching. This year we are  lucky to have Benton’s Smoky Mountain Country Ham as a sponsor/supporter. Benton’s products are works of curing wonder all by themselves. On Feb. 26 these works of wonder will be further embellished by an all-star team of local chefs. More on that to come closer to […]

More Knoxville Food Finds

From Jeff Ross. These sound amazing!! Chandler’s Plum Tree on Kingston Pike for a huge bowl of Pho Mary’s Hot Tamales El Tocayo and El Noa Noa Tienda on Alcoa Hwy. – especially on the weekends for Barbacoa de Borrego (Lamb Tacos) La Lupita on Hwy 33 (east of Maryville) – homemade chorizo and great […]


For the past five or six years I’ve cooked a big dinner for New Year’s Eve instead of going out. We’re generally in Colorado and going out on New Year’s is expensive at best, but generally over priced and under whelming. Last year in an effort to up the interactiveness we decided to have a […]