Kung Pao Chicken

Kung Pao Chicken

This is by request from my son Carlo and his friend, Isiah. Kung Pao Chicken is a staple in Chinese restaurants. Easy to make

Grilled Salmon Honey Mustard Glaze

Grilled Salmon Honey Mustard Glaze

Grilled Salmon Honey Mustard Glaze – As summer approaches, we tend to break out the grill, and cook big hunks of meat, chicken and seafood.  Grilling for some is a year-round experience, although summer is unofficially the start of Grilling Season. Most men are much more comfortable working in frontRead More…

Grilled BBQ Chicken Thighs

Grilled BBQ Chicken Thighs

Grilled BBQ Chicken the “Cooking Secrets for Men” way. Our trick – start it in the oven and finish it on the grill to get those grill marks.

Grilling with a chimney

Grilling with a chimney

I use a chimney starter when cooking on a charcoal grill. It’s simple to use, doesn’t take any more time than lighter fluid and it doesn’t change the flavor of the food.

Pasta Carbonara Alla Luke (DeSando)

Pasta Carbonara Alla Luke (DeSando)

My son, Luke DeSando, shows a simple way to cook Pasta Carbonara. In his recipe, there is no added cream or butter. And you avoid scrambling the eggs by tempering them. The result is a creamy texture and fully cooked eggs. I think creaminess is the main goal. The explanationRead More…