I love potatoes. What can I say? You can take the boy out of Idaho, but you can’t take Idaho out of the boy. Potatoes have so much potential for delicious flavor, and these Rosemary & Chili Smashed Potatoes are no exception. These are basically a hybrid version of a moist (trigger word, sorry) boiled […]

I’ll be the first to admit that tuna salad might not be everybody’s jam. I get it. But if you don’t like tuna salad, it’s possible you’ve only eaten a subpar mix with basic mayo, possibly some mustard, and a bit of pickle (if you’re lucky). All I’m saying is, don’t knock it ’til you’ve […]

My Top Requested Fruit Salad | Chris Loves Julia

Fruit salad. Yawn, amiright? No! Everyone loves it, and everyone has their version they make that is always a “popular” hit. But a trend I see with a lot of fruit salads is using second or third tier fruits and mixing it with higher and higher ratios of non-fruit ingredients until it’s basically dessert. Whipped […]

Once upon a time, I made an ebook called “Chris Loves Burgers” because it’s true – I do! You can find a link for it, along with 3 of my favorite burger recipes, in this post here, but one thing the eBook fails to have a recipe for is smash burgers. The smash burger is […]

Grilled Lemongrass Beef | Chris Cooks

I continue to work on my southeast Asian cooking, and the process has me very quickly falling in love with lemongrass. The flavor is so vibrant and it works so well with every type of meat out there. But right now, beef is my favorite and specifically skirt steak. Skirt steak, cut into strips against […]


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