Tag Archives: trail running

Chili Hillbilly Mignon

Do not be deceived- it is pronounced MIG-non.  Ten bucks a pound for a good cut of beef is extortionate.  Should you lack the scratch for such lavish opulence, wrap your sausage in bacon. Tuck in some jalapenos and chili … Continue reading

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Restaurant Style Post-Race Elk Chili

Yesterday’s physically taxing marathon (there was a mile of elevation gain and a mile of loss) has me a bit sore of leg but truly happy of heart.  A great deal of credit for this euphoria goes to my fellow … Continue reading

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Chippy Chipotle Chili Chicken Legs

The annual trip to the well-appointed domicile outside a resort town somewhere south of the permafrost line represents the fulcrum of summer events.  Viewing this outing in the context of past holidays or any future forays would be an exercise … 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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Grilled Buffalo Chili Pork

The good news is that yesterday’s massive gravy onslaught paid off in spades.   Any lingering “gravy overdose” concerns scuffling around the corners of my otherwise-uninhabited brain were allayed 3 miles into the trail marathon.  At that point I knew the … Continue reading

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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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