3 posts from day 06/12/2014

Happy Hour Menu – Pretzel Roll Sliders and Martinis

This simple menu is perfect for any Friday night get together with friends.  If you make the Habanero Spiked Ketchup (see recipe) and the Creamy Peperoncini Caper Relish (see recipe) a day or two ahead of time then all you have to do when Friday night rolls around is grill a few quick burgers, assemble and shake those martinis!  Ahhhhh....nothing better than relaxing with friends after a long week.  Cheers friends! Sliders1. ... Continue Reading

Creamy Peperoncini and Caper Relish

It seems like every good burger experience involves some kind of a special sauce.  I really love pickles on my burgers...that tangy, briny flavor goes so well with a juicy, rich burger.  Right? I'm getting hungry again just thinking about it.  This creamy 'relish' is very tangy but once you pair it with the burger I think it really works.  And especially when paired with the Habanero Spiked Ketchup I posted earlier.  Now that's the combo.... ... Continue Reading

Habanero Spiked Ketchup

This little condiment is so easy to make and has amazing flavor from the roasted habanero pepper, which has a sweet, fruity quality to it as well as some serious kick.  Roasting it though really mellows the heat.  You can adjust the amount of ketchup to habanero to your own taste. I created this recipe to be a good medium heat with a gradual build but you can certainly make it spicier if that's your thing.  Just buy an extra habanero and roast two instead of ... Continue Reading