Archive | Sauces and Marinades

Fajita Marinade

Fajita Marinade.  Is the a fajita about the marinade?  I’ve had just plain grilled meat, seasoned meat, marinated meat, stove top fried, broiled and grilled meat.  It seems to me that a fajita is more about serving some meat in a tortilla with some cooked veg and lots of condiments.  Which is one reason why […]

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My Basic Teriyaki Marinade/Sauce

I never ever buy teriyaki marinade or sauce at the grocery store.  1) it is so easy to make 2) the homemade version tastes way better 3) I know exactly what’s in it 4) it’s definitely cheaper 5) it uses standard pantry items 6) it is so easy to make…wait I said that already.  It […]

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Basic Marinara

First let me start off showing you what a spring day in Montana looks like. Don’t cha wish you lived here too?  That’s the thing about the Northern Tundra, you could get snow in any month of the year.  But when summer does come, and it’s not to hot and not to cold and there […]

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Twisted Tartar Sauce

I’m not really a big fan of tartar sauce, at least not the jarred kind.  It just never seemed quite right.  But I got a craving for some, can’t explain it exactly.  Maybe it had to do with deep frying up some catfish that made me think I needed to slather on some more fat?  […]

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Blender Hollandaise Sauce

Happy Valentines Day! I wanted to start the day off with a fabulous breakfast, a rich and decadent breakfast, but I didn’t want to work that hard early in the morning.  So Eggs Benedict it will be, it’s really not too difficult to make, toast some English Muffins, warm up some canadian bacon, poach your […]

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