Category Archives: beef

Happy Trails Chili Rubbed Roast

Cooking by fire “pits” the satiety of hunger against acute injury by flame. A cursory understanding of rapid oxidation coupled with a steady hand (and in this case, a “bitchin’” chili rub) separates the scorched from the satisfied. As we … Continue reading

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Fiery Chipotle Chili Cheese Burgers

Today’s Fiery Chipotle Chili Burgers are brought to you by the letter “F” for fiery, the letter “T” tasty and the number 11. Nice job making it to the anniversary of your birth, Pre. What could possibly be the best … Continue reading

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Arousing Roast Beef and Coffee Chili

I’m growing wary of constant conflict. The tumult centers on the Tablespoon measure and its invariantly full dance card. With coffee AND chili both competing for the affections of our Tablespoon, the turmoil threatens my already-crumbling sanity. Can’t we all … Continue reading

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Jazzy Chili Tacos

Owing to its all-star lineup of ingredients, taco night is to be held in solemn high regard. Poised with competing interests and positioned antagonistically, life (in the biological sense) is marked by its breath-taking beauty, awe-inspiring intricacy, and doggedly stubborn … Continue reading

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Bodacious Beef, Beans, and Black Olive Chili

Day 94 Today, a complaint. While this airing of grievance wasn’t Luther’s voluminous Ninety-Five Theses, I fear this single cavil may be the harbinger of impending sour times. The protest centered around photographs on the digital camera. Hundreds of images … Continue reading

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Chili Cheeseburger Pie

Day 92 I do believe I’m violating the prenuptials by making chili with beans three nights in a row. Some love their spouse while others are in love with their car. Recently I’ve become smitten with my glass pie pan. … Continue reading

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Chili Macaroni and Cheese Pizza

Day 83 Sometimes chili ideas come directly from my Involuntary Taste Panel. Tonight’s menagerie is a prime example. By all appearances, getting someone to truly listen to another’s ideas is akin to the ring toss game at the carnival. The … Continue reading

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