Beer Pickled Jalapenos

Beer Pickled Jalapeno Peppers - Solid Gold Eats

Our garden is producing about 20 to 30 small to medium sized jalapenos a week and equally as many grape tomatoes. Aside from the onions, those two were the only vegetables we planted this year. Each season we get a little smarter about what we want to plant, based on last year’s success and our… 

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IPA Battered Mahi-Mahi with Roasted Potatoes (aka Fish and Chips)

IPA Battered Mahi-Mahi with Roasted Potatoes - Solid Gold Eats

First and foremost, I must declare that this recipe has John’s stamp of approval. He rarely eats fish, even when fried, so you don’t see many fish recipes on SGE. I’m slowly getting him to try it more often, but I was ecstatic to see that he ate the whole fried fish on his plate… 

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Beer Braised Short Rib Poutine

Beer Braised Short Rib Poutine - Solid Gold Eats

This Americanized poutine involves five of my most favorite ingredients combined: beer, short ribs, gravy, cheese and french fries. It is the closest thing to meal perfection. Tender, melt-in-your-mouth beef short ribs are the real star of this poutine. Recently I made beer braised short ribs and served them over creamy garlic mashed potatoes. It… 

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Beer Braised Short Ribs with Creamy Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Beer Braised Short Ribs with Creamy Garlic Mashed Potatoes -- Solid Gold Eats

Beer braised short ribs are cooked low and slow in the oven for fall-off-the-bone tender meat. Pair them with creamy garlic mashed potatoes for a delicious, hearty meal. As I write this, the local news is playing in the background. We’re expecting something like 8-10″ of snow early Sunday morning. We received 6″ of snow… 

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Baked Potatoes with Spicy Beef and Caramelized Onions

Spicy Beef and Caramelized Onions with Baked Potatoes

Baked potatoes are one of my favorite meals because they’re versatile yet easy to make. Yeah, I know, baking a potato in the oven takes time, but if you are strategic about your meal planning you can easily work a baked potato into your hectic schedule. Some people have even baked potatoes in the crockpot…. 

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