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Grilled Boneless Chicken Breasts with Citrus Marinade

May 26, 16 Grilled Boneless Chicken Breasts with Citrus Marinade

Posted by in Grilling, Weeknight dinner

Grilled Boneless Chicken Breasts with Citrus Marinade recipe. Chicken breasts marinated with orange, lemon, lime, and spices, grilled until golden, brown, and delicious.

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Road Trip: Everything Food Conference 2016

May 24, 16 Road Trip: Everything Food Conference 2016

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My trip to Everything Food Conference 2016 in Salt Lake City. Fantastic!

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PicOfTheWeek: Food Styling Class

May 23, 16 PicOfTheWeek: Food Styling Class

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I spent the weekend at the Everything Food Conference in Salt Lake City, hanging out with my fellow food bloggers. Here is one of the photos from the food styling class. I’m busy ¬†doing my best work…as a hand...

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Pressure Cooker Turkey and Black Bean Chili

May 19, 16 Pressure Cooker Turkey and Black Bean Chili

Posted by in Pressure cooker, Weeknight dinner

Pressure Cooker Turkey and Black Bean Chili recipe – turkey bean chili for a busy weeknight.

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Grilled Shishito Peppers

May 17, 16 Grilled Shishito Peppers

Posted by in Grilling, Side dish

Grilled Shishito Peppers recipe – bite sized Japanese peppers, browned on the grill for an easy Asian appetizer

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Salt Lake City Food Tips? #EFC2016

May 16, 16 Salt Lake City Food Tips? #EFC2016

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I’m off to Salt Lake City this week for the  Everything Food Conference. I have never been to Utah or Salt Lake City, and I’m looking to my readers for suggestions.  Anyone out there been to SLC? If I have some a free afternoon or evening, where should I go, and what should I do? Any local food specialities I...

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Picoftheweek: A Full Grill Is a Happy Grill

May 15, 16 Picoftheweek: A Full Grill Is a Happy Grill

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When I fire up the grill, I try to put it to use. All the veggies I can fit are going on with the main course.

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DadCooksDinner on the Web May 2016 Edition

May 13, 16 DadCooksDinner on the Web May 2016 Edition

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Check out my latest guest post at Weber.com: Rotisserie Baby Back Ribs with Red-eye BBQ...

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Grill Smoked Chicken Thigh Tacos

May 12, 16 Grill Smoked Chicken Thigh Tacos

Posted by in Grilling, Sunday dinner

Grill Smoked Chicken Thigh Tacos recipe. Bone-in chicken thighs with a spice rub and some smoke – my favorite way to make chicken tacos.

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Cookbook Roundup Spring 2016

May 10, 16 Cookbook Roundup Spring 2016

Posted by in Things I love

Grilling Cookbook Roundup Spring 2016

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PicOfTheWeek: Rotisserie Baby Back Ribs

May 08, 16 PicOfTheWeek: Rotisserie Baby Back Ribs

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PicOfTheWeek: Baby back ribs on the rotisserie. (Recipe here: Rotisserie Baby Back Apple Ribs) Happy Mother’s Day!

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Tomato and Pumpkin Seed Salsa

May 05, 16 Tomato and Pumpkin Seed Salsa

Posted by in Building blocks, Side dish, Sponsored

Tomato and Pumpkin Seed Salsa recipe – tomato salsa thickened with pepitas makes a great chip dip.

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Frozen Margaritas

May 03, 16 Frozen Margaritas

Posted by in Appetizers and Drinks

Frozen Margaritas recipe – booze plus blender plus frozen limeade equals heaven.

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Sponsored: Cinco de Mayo with Food Should Taste Good

May 02, 16 Sponsored: Cinco de Mayo with Food Should Taste Good

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This week, for Cinco de Mayo, DadCooksDinner is sponsored by Food Should Taste Good.

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PicOfTheWeek: Salsa Beauty Shots

May 01, 16 PicOfTheWeek: Salsa Beauty Shots

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Working on a post for next week’s sponsor. This was one of my beauty shots. It’s not the winner, so it wound up on the cutting room floor…but I like it.

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Grilled Ham with Gochujang Glaze

Apr 28, 16 Grilled Ham with Gochujang Glaze

Posted by in Grilling, Sunday dinner

Grilled Ham with Gochujang Glaze recipe – looking for a ham with a difference? Try this spicy Korean glaze on a grilled ham.

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Fagor LUX 8 Quart vs Instant Pot IP-DUO80

Apr 26, 16 Fagor LUX 8 Quart vs Instant Pot IP-DUO80

Posted by in Pressure cooker, Things I love

Fagor LUX 8 Quart vs Instant Pot IP-DUO80

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PicOfTheWeek: Grill Smoked Chicken Thighs

Apr 24, 16 PicOfTheWeek: Grill Smoked Chicken Thighs

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Working on dinner…and a recipe for grill smoked chicken tacos.

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Pressure Cooker Beef Carbonnade

Apr 21, 16 Pressure Cooker Beef Carbonnade

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Pressure Cooker Beef Carbonnade recipe – use the pressure cooker to caramelize the onions, and take most of the work out of this classic Belgian beef stew.

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Pressure Cooker Browned Chicken Broth

Apr 19, 16 Pressure Cooker Browned Chicken Broth

Posted by in Pressure cooker, Side dish

Pressure Cooker Browned Chicken Broth recipe – rich browned chicken broth from the pressure cooker.

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PicOfTheWeek: Sorting Beans for Ham and Bean Soup

Apr 17, 16 PicOfTheWeek: Sorting Beans for Ham and Bean Soup

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Sorting through bean mix for a ham and bean soup. (Basically, drop a hambone in the pot with this recipe: Pressure Cooker Bean Mix Soup)

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Pressure Cooker Thai Red Beef Curry

Apr 14, 16 Pressure Cooker Thai Red Beef Curry

Posted by in Pressure cooker, Weeknight dinner

Pressure Cooker Thai Red Beef Curry recipe – spicy Thai beef in a thick curry sauce, in a hurry thanks to the pressure cooker.

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