Category Archives: Ham

Chili Ham Salad Sandwiches

The mystique and all-consuming wonderment of capturing lightning in a bottle is not to be underestimated. I paused momentarily, having concerns about pushing the envelope too far and thus bleeding to death from the resulting paper cuts.  Magical ham salad- … Continue reading

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Ham and Lentil Chillin’ Chili

What the world needs now is love, sweet love.  The world also demands more lentil and ham chili.  I’m only capable of supplying the planet with one.  You’ll find the recipe below.  As an added bonus, young Pre “agreed” to … Continue reading

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Kiss My Chili, Cheese and Ham Grits

The Deep South is resident to many offerings both talented and beguiling:  Lynyrd Skynyrd, Jimmy Carter, and Wendy, my first serious girlfriend.  If that isn’t enough, Southern cuisine ain’t bad either.  Fried chicken, biscuits and gravy, and, of course, the … Continue reading

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Ham, et al. Chili

I flatly refuse to offer remorse for the cheap pun.  First, there is a strong likelihood that through the course of this weekend’s extreme trail marathon and its resultant immodest partying, I culled brain cells beyond some sort of critical threshold. … Continue reading

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Ham and Sweet Potato Chili

Day 71 It is said that statistics, politicians, and pro golfers lie. Venn Diagrams, on the other hand, do not. Consider for a moment the 4 major food groups: meat chili, vegetarian chili, coffee, and beer. There is but ONE … Continue reading

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Chili Ham Fried Rice

Day 70 Fried rice has been staple in our house. This classic dish is a catch-all in that the recipe accommodates numerous permutations of leftover meat and vegetables, mingled with rice, soy (or fish) sauce, and egg. The resultant amalgamation … Continue reading

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