Bacon-infused Mint Juleps

It’s getting close to Kentucky Derby time, and that means Mint Juleps!  In case you don’t know, Mint Juleps are a major Kentucky Derby tradition. Each year the Kentucky Derby sells almost 120,000 mint juleps!  A properly made Julep is a wonderful thing, it cools, refreshes and packs a punch, all at the same time.  […]

Grilled Fingerling Potato Salad with Bacon-Cilantro Vinaigrette

The fingerling potato salad makes a wonderful side item for almost any grilled entree.  I especially like it when I’m grilling pork or chicken breasts.   For this version, I made a Bacon-Cilantro Vinaigrette dressing.  However, you can make the potato salad with your favorite potato salad dressing in order to accentuate your main item. […]