Grilling & Tailgating

Beer Bread Muffins

Tailgating treats are some of my favorite foods to make, because they’re perfectly portable and incredibly delicious. From gooey, cheesy dips, to bacon wrapped (anything), tailgating foods are just the best. When it comes to game time, we can all agree that brews and food are much appreciated, so I was thrilled when handed this little bag of the American Original Beer Bread […]

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#HeartMyGrill Instagram Contest

Let’s celebrate summertime! Dust off your grill, grab your favorite grilling recipes, and…your phone! We want to see your grilling pictures. All summer long, upload your original grilling photos to Instagram and use the hashtag #heartmygrill for a chance to be reposted by the official MyRecipes Instagram account! The photos can be of anything you love to grill, such as chicken, […]

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Top Tailgating Food Trends

By Martie Duncan, MyRecipes.com Contributor The biggest party in football and the second largest day for food consumption (behind Thanksgiving) is Super Bowl Sunday. No matter if your team makes it to the big game or not, most of us will be huddled around the television to watch– if not for the game, for the commercials. Instead of the typical […]

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Birmingham Eggfest: Easy Grilled Bruschetta

Although our Jalapeno Poppers were the winning dish for Team Hashpound at the Birmingham Eggfest, our “Easy Grilled Bruschetta” flew off the serving plates too!  And it’s easy to see why – grilled bruschetta is a light, satisfying, and oh-so-summery appetizer or snack.  We found bruschetta to be a little addictive; Brent and I have eaten some form of this […]

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Birmingham Eggfest: Jalapeno Poppers

Team Hashpound was so excited to win the Chef’s Choice category for our Jalapeno Poppers at the 1st Annual Birmingham Eggfest.   As promised, here is the winning recipe: Jalapeño Poppers (Makes 20 poppers) Ingredients: 10 fresh jalapeños, cored and sliced lengthwise 1 cup cream cheese 1/4 cup hot jalapeño pepper jelly 20 small smoked sausages 1 1/2 pounds of bacon, thin […]

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1st Annual Birmingham Eggfest!

With summertime in full swing, Brent and I have been firing back up our Big Green Egg every night we can.  So when fellow MyRecipes.com staffer and Big Green Egg owner Jessica Snead and her husband, Joel, let us know that the 1st Annual Birmingham Eggfest was happening on June 8th, we were very excited.  Brent and I had attended […]

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Tales from the Big Green Egg: Peanut Grilled Shrimp

The weather’s starting to get warmer, and the days are certainly getting longer, which means it’s time to fire up the Big Green Egg at our house!  Don’t get me wrong, Brent and I love to grill throughout the winter – but it just feels so much better to be grilling after work when it’s light outside rather than dark. […]

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Freaky Food: Edible Football Stadiums

It’s Friday, and that means – time for some Freaky Food! This week, we’ve taken a little departure from creative cakes to a more savory side of things.  In honor of another great football weekend, we’re loving this collection of 7 football stadiums made of subs, chips, dip, Twinkies, and more, pulled together around the Super Bowl by Yahoo! Sport […]

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New Official SEC Tailgating Cookbook

If you’re a die-hard football fan like me, then you will definitely understand where I’m coming from when I say that Saturdays during the fall are the most important on the calendar. But I’m not talking about just any type of football. I’m talking about SEC football. Our friends at Oxmoor House have produced another fabulous publication: Southern Living The […]

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Tales from the Big Green Egg: Asian Pork Loin, Twice "Egged" Potatoes, Peach Cobbler!

My husband and I were so inspired by our trip to the 2012 Eggfest in Hiawassee, GA, that we cooked up a big feast on our Egg the night we got home (after a 5 hour trip, no less!). After combing our Egg cookbooks for ideas, we decided on Asian Pork Loin, Twice “Egged” Potatoes, and Peach Cobbler. The pork […]

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