Monthly Archives: October 2014

Perfecting Recipes

I recently received an e-mail from a reader asking why I hadn’t posted many recipes in recent history.  I guess I need to address this –  When I post a recipe it isn’t something I have just made up and decided to post.  I actually go through a process of perfecting the recipe.  I make the recipe, serve it to… (more…)

Italian Beef Sandwiches – Spicy and Delicious

I remember growing up in Southern Illinois and my Sicilian mother making these.  We loved them served on crusty bread from a baker she and my dad knew.  We would drive 2 hours every other month to pick up dozens and dozens of this bread which she would freeze and dole out anytime we had Italian food (which seemed like… (more…)