Hanger vs Skirt Steak when grilling

Hanger vs Skirt Steak when grilling

Hanger vs Skirt Steak – Skirt steak and Hanger steak are tasty, tender and under-utilized cuts of beef. They are two cuts of meat you need to get from your butcher. It is doubtful that it will be in a package in a refrigerated case with the strip steaks andRead More…

Cooking a steak when you can’t use your grill

Cooking a steak when you can’t use your grill

What do you do on days when you really would like to have a nice steak for dinner but your grill is unavailable? Here in Wisconsin, your grill may be out of commission from December to March (or later). The answer is – You cook it in the oven andRead More…

DeSando Family recipe for Spaghetti & Meatballs

DeSando Family recipe for Spaghetti & Meatballs

This is a re-post from last year. Our family tradition going  back multiple generations is to make Spaghetti & Meatballs for Christmas. My family makes this dish for Christmas Eve dinner, with a Standing Rib Roast for Christmas night dinner. About 4000 calories/meal. Here are those two posts, the firstRead More…