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Manbque Mango Salsa

Manbque Mango Salsa

I’m really sick of winter and all of the damn “comfort food” I’ve been making has me looking like the Michelin Man. I’m supposed to be 

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New Orleans Po’ Boys

New Orleans Po’ Boys

Southerners – those of a mind for good food – often produce and self-publish inexpensive, plastic-spined cookbooks featuring collections...

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Navy Bean Chili

Navy Bean Chili

Two chili recipes in one week, you should feel lucky. This recipe was supposed to be for ‘white’ chili, but my chili didn’t end up...

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Snow Day Chili

Snow Day Chili

Ok, the three essential tools for surviving a snow day trapped inside are (in no particular order) World War 2 documentaries, a large...

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Tennessee Whiskey Chops

Tennessee Whiskey Chops

People tend to write off recipes that require marinating as unsuitable for weekdays. Something about having to wait on a specific...

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Tostones: The Setup

BONUS!

– The ropa vieja leftovers – of which you’ll likely have a lot – make an excellent sandwich topped with onions, avocados, sliced...

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Lamb Burgers with Tzatziki

Lamb Burgers with Tzatziki

When Man B Que sponsor Gene’s Sausage Shop opened a store in the old Meyer Delicatessen space in Lincoln Square, I was happy. Finally,...

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Tamale! Tamale! Tamale!

Tamale! Tamale! Tamale!

It’s late, you don’t have to work tomorrow, and you’ve lost count of what number pint you’re on. All is well, except for a steadily...

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Chipotle Mac and Cheese

Chipotle Mac and Cheese

I can sit here and lie by telling you that winter time is the best time for comfort food. Those of you that know me know that comfort...

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Lobster Corn Dogs

Lobster Corn Dogs

Some people enjoy taking simple ingredients and elevating them into fine cuisine. I would much rather take fine ingredients and make...

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Beef on Weck

Beef on Weck

Finding a regional specialty is harder then ever these days, due to hours and hours of programming on various food channels on the topic...

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Steak Au Poivre

Steak Au Poivre

French food can seem intimidating – I think it’s the accents. In reality, French food is just as easy to make as most everything else....

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Flatbread Pizza

Flatbread Pizza

You never know where you’re going to find a great new way to make one of your favorite foods. Case in point: this recipe, which comes...

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