Dill Cucumber Relish

Dill Cucumber Relish - Solid Gold Eats

This dill cucumber relish recipe has been my staple recipe for a few years now. When teeny tiny pickling cucumbers are in season, I buy four pounds, enough for one large batch to water bath can and preserve. It is a requested item from anyone who has had it, because it has just the right […]

Double Fried French Fries and Vermont Maple Sriracha Review

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French fries and Sriracha are a match made in heaven, am I right? The spicy sauce can always be found in my house, and recently I whipped up a batch of double fried french fries to enjoy with Vermont Maple Sriracha. My buds at Sriracha Indy have been spreading the good word of the hypnotizing […]

Second Annual Indy Burger Battle for Building Tomorrow

Second Annual Indy Burger Battle Benefitting Building Tomorrow - Solid Gold Eats

Burgers are John’s favorite food. Really, after all of the things I have cooked for him, the man could survive on eating a burger a day and be 100% satisfied with his life. I don’t know what it is about the way beef comes together in a patty that makes him swoon, but I know […]

Duck, Part 2: Duck Breasts with Roasted Strawberry Balsamic Sauce

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(But before that, a short note on changes and feelings, and such. Skip past the first photo if you don’t care). A few weeks ago, I wrote a short piece titled “On Being a Cook… At Home.” It was shortly after I returned from Duck University at Maple Leaf Farms, where I spent a few […]

Polish Roses Bison Burgers with Farmer’s Garden by Vlasic + Giveaway #FarmToJar (Sponsored)

Polish Roses Bison Burger with Farmer's Garden by Vlasic (Sponsored) - Solid Gold Eats

Farmer’s Garden is a new variety of pickled treats from Vlasic that I have incorporated into a burger recipe you know you want to bite into. Pickles deserve more than the just the side of the plate! Since I know the title of this recipe may be confusing to some, let me start there. You’ve […]

Weeknight Brazilian Feijoada with McCormick + Giveaway (Sponsored)

Weeknight Brazilian Feijoadas with McCormick + Giveaway (Sponsored) - Solid Gold Eats

Brazilian Feijoada, say what? Those two words didn’t mean much to me until I was researching Brazilian recipes for McCormick, who is sponsoring this recipe and providing a giveaway to one of YOU! You may remember my Grilled Indian Spiced Chicken Skewers recipe, which highlighted the Flavor Forecast of Indian curry powder, another great spice […]

Transforming Taco Night with Taco Macaroni and Cheese

Taco Macaroni and Cheese - Transforming Taco Night - Solid Gold Eats

Me to John: “What do you want for dinner this week?” John: “Tacos.” Every. Single. Time. Don’t get me wrong, I love tacos, too. It seems like most Americans love taco night, right? What is it about stuffing ground beef in a tortilla shell with cheese, lettuce and spicy sauce that seemingly all of us […]

Hard Cider Pulled Pork Sandwiches

Hard Cider Pulled Pork Sandwiches - Solid Gold Eats

Everyone needs an easy weeknight meal that they can count on. A meal with few ingredients, little prep time and a lot of flavor. Whenever I know I am working late for an event, I always try to put something in the slow cooker so that I do not have to think about dinner after […]