Bacon Salad Dressing

Bacon fat is an excellent ingredient for salad dressings. It adds flavor and fat and goes well with any combination of salad greens and toppings.

Bacon-y Popcorn

Bacon fat is an excellent addition to a snack food like popcorn. Ditch the butter for bacon fat and enjoy the extra flavor and depth it gives this snack. You’re welcome!

Pork Osso Bucco

Osso bucco, made with pork hocks or shanks and served over a creamy polenta is a hearty and delicious meal that can be made for 2 people or a crowd and reheats beautifully to be enjoyed as left overs. Pork hocks & shanks are underappreciated and many are unfamiliar with this cut. The shank is […]

Fermented Hot Sauce

Easy and delicious hot sauce recipe. Great on it’s own or in sauces, marinades and to spice up your favorite dishes.

Oven Roasted Chicken

We’re often asked what the easiest way is to prepare a whole chicken. The oven roasting method is what we use most often but this recipe can also be used for a smoker or grill if you have the ability to control temperature.

Chicken & Dumpling Soup

One of our family favorites.  Great with homemade broth or your favorite store bought.  Check out the video for full instructions on how to make broth, soup & dumplings! One pot of soup goes a long way & makes great leftovers.

Egg & Sausage Cups

Easy, customizable & healthy breakfast for the whole family. Recipe makes 4 Individual cups but can easily be doubled.

Our Go-to Waffle Recipe

This recipe can be made with any all purpose flour or milk. 3 of the 4 people in our house are gluten and dairy free so I use this gluten free flour and full fat coconut milk. Using lard in the recipe gives the waffles a nice, crispy outer shell. These are our kids favorite […]