Devilish Food

Oyster Stew

Oyster Stew doesn’t have to be difficult. My Mom used to make it with a double boiler, but if you only bring things t a simmer, that isn’t needed. Oyster stew falls in tha devilish category given the amount of whole milk and butter in it. You can make it with skim milk, but that honestly is not near as tasty! ... Read More »

Grilled Jalepino Poppers With Bacon

Jalepinos are wonderful things. They are spicy and tasty and, when stuffed with cream cheese, wrapped in bacon, and grilled, they are truly decadent! They also are easy to make. These are super simple to make. The recipe below calls for cutting a slice out of each jalepino to stuff them, but you can also cut them in half and ... Read More »

Ice Cream Bread

Ice Cream Bread is one of the easiest tasty dessert items on the planet. You can make it with just two ingredient. Yes, two: Ice cream and self-rising flour. Then it is baked. Yep, you bake the ice cream, and a magical tasty cake-like bread appears!  The most common variations are vanilla and chocolate, but you can do this with ... Read More »

Classic Eggs Benedict Recipe

Eggs Benedict requires a bit of work, but the results are oh so yummy! With a classic hollandaise sauce and buttery english muffins, Eggs Benedict make for a perfect special occasion breakfast. We rate them as devilish food, given the butter involved, but really they are not all that bad for you. Here is our devilish eggs quote: This recipe is ... Read More »

Apple Fritters

An apple a day keeps the doctor away (unless they are deep fried, lol).  Apple Quote. Apple Fritters are definitely in the devilish food category given that they are fried goodness srizzled with sugar glaze. But one of my favorite “snack rules” is that “if it contains fruit it is health food” so go ahead and tell yourself that and ... Read More »

Vanilla Poached Pears with Dark Chocolate Sauce

“A pear will never fall into a closed mouth.” – Italian proverb (pear quote). Poached pears are a great way to make dessert a bit healthier. However, given the sugar and chocolate involved with this poached pear recipe, we are still filing it under devilish food. The recipe is quite easy to make, and cooking time is relatively short. For ... Read More »

Lemon Cake with Lemon Curd

When life gives you lemons, grab the tequila. ― Ben Fox (lemon quote) My husband recently made limoncello, which involved zesting a dozen or so lemons to infuse the zest in vodka. Those are still steeping in the basement, so maybe I’ll have more on that once we try it. In the meantime, I had to find something to do with all of those ... Read More »

Hazelnut Frosted Brownie Cupcakes

There’s nothing better than a good friend, except a good friend with CHOCOLATE- Linda Grayson, The Pickwick Papers. (Chocolate Quote) This is a super easy recipe using a box brownie mix and Nutella that has a nice extra touch of class with hazelnut frosting. It will seem made from scratch even though you are using a box. If you prefer, ... Read More »

Awesome Fudge Bacon Brownies

Life expectancy would grow by leaps and bounds if green vegetables smelled as good as bacon.–Doug Larson (bacon quote). I am taking part in Foodie Friday which is a blog recipe sharing group. Look at the end of this post for links to more great recipes!  We all love bacon right? I love bacon, my husband loves bacon, and my ... Read More »

Red Wine Braised Beef

Red meat is not bad for you.  Now blue-green meat, that’s bad for you!  ~Tommy Smothers (Red Meat Quote) I first came across this recipe while watching the Rachel Ray show, from a treadmill, at a hotel, on Thanksgiving weekend, in Lincoln Nebraska. Not that any of that matters, but I remember it so well, I figured I would share ... Read More »