Pork Beans Hominy and Grief

Pork Beans Hominy and Grief

I cut two strips of bacon into inch-long pieces and brown them over medium heat in the bottom of a deep pan. After draining the grease, I remove the crisp bacon and add two pieces of boneless pork chop, cubed, and a diced onion with a couple of teaspoons of water to...
City Market Scene – October 31, 2015

City Market Scene – October 31, 2015

This late in the season for farmers markets in Kansas City means an abundance of bell peppers in many hues, chili peppers sold still on the stalk where the whole plant has been harvested before frost arrives, and the last few waves of hardy winter greens. I only...
KC Ale Trail Dinner at Tallgrass Tap House

KC Ale Trail Dinner at Tallgrass Tap House

Tallgrass Tap House in Manhattan, Kansas, hosted its first-ever beer pairing dinner on Friday, October 23rd. I was the featured speaker and discussed the making of KC Ale Trail and answered questions about local/regional breweries and beer styles. Each guest enjoyed a...