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Thanksgiving Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon, Pecans and Maple Balsamic Vinaigrette Dressing

Thanksgiving Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon, Pecans and Maple Balsamic Vinaigrette Dressing 1/2 cup pecans 6 slices bacon 2 pounds Brussels sprouts, halved (stems and ragged outer leaves removed) 3 tablespoons extra virgin…

Best Ever Potato Salad

Best Ever Potato Salad 1½ pounds red potatoes, cut into small cubes (about 4 cups) 1 (12-ounce) package bacon, cut into 1-inch pieces ¾ cup (170 grams) mayonnaise 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard 2 teaspoons granulated sugar 1…

Sweet Pepper Poppers

Sweet Pepper Poppers 12 mini sweet peppers 3 slices bacon 1/2 cup (75g) diced onion 4 ounces (112g) cream cheese at room temperature 4 ounces (112g) goat cheese at room temperature 1 teaspoon garlic (about one clove) 2…

Orecchiette with Corn, Greens and Ricotta

Orecchiette with Corn, Greens and Ricotta ½ pound orecchiette 2 oz. bacon, chopped 2 cups fresh corn kernels 8 cups Swiss chard leaves and/or Spinach, chopped Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper 4 oz. ricotta Torn…

Bacon and Zucchini Quiche

Bacon and Zucchini Quiche 6 tablespoons all-purpose flour, plus more for work surface 1/2 recipe Flaky Tart Dough 10 large eggs 2 cups crème fraiche 2 cups whole milk 2 teaspoons salt 1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper …

Roasted Radicchio and Shrimp with Warm Bacon Vinaigrette

Roasted Radicchio and Shrimp with Warm Bacon Vinaigrette 2 small heads radicchio 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil, divided 3 tablespoons balsamic vinegar, divided Kosher salt + freshly ground black pepper 1-pound medium shrimp,…

Braised Energy Greens

Braised Energy Greens 3 tablespoons olive oil 1/4-pound bacon slices, roughly chopped 4 garlic cloves, thinly sliced 1-2 cups chicken stock 1/3 cup cider vinegar 2 tablespoons sugar Mixture of Collard greens, Mustard Green,…

Southern Style Collard Greens

Southern Style Collard Greens 2 tbsp. Bacon fat 1 Ham hock 8 10 cups chopped collard greens, about 2 pounds 2 Garlic cloves 1 Onion, medium 1 qt Chicken broth 1 Vinegar and hot sauce 1 cups Water Heat the bacon fat…

Cobb Salad Endive Boat Appetizers

Cobb Salad Endive Boat Appetizers 12 endive leaves, rinsed, blotted dry and uniform in size 2 hard-boiled eggs, chopped 1 chicken breast, cooked and diced 1 ripe avocado, diced (squirt with fresh lemon or lime juice to prevent…

Beet Greens with Bacon

Beet Greens with Bacon Greens from 3 beets 4 slices bacon, chopped 4 scallions, sliced (you can use chives and/or spring garlic, too!) Coarse salt and ground pepper Cut greens off beets; discard stems and chop leaves. In a large…

Potato, Leek and Bacon Pizza

Potato, Leek and Bacon Pizza 1 (1 pound) frozen pizza dough ball, thawed and cut in half and rolled out to your desired thickness 2 leeks, rinsed thoroughly and thinly slice 4 small red potatoes, thinly sliced 5 slices thick-cut…