The Taco Bell Doritos Locos Tacos Are Finally Here

They’ve been rumored for years, and they have finally hit stores nationwide: The Doritos Locos Tacos. A mashup of the goodness of one of the most popular snack foods of all time, with a late-night drive-thru staple, Taco Bell’s new menu addition is expected to sell 60...
Posted On 08 Mar 2012

Win a “Beef It Up” Red-Meat-Lover’s I (Heart) Beef Prize Pack

If you’re a proud carnivore like I am, and need your regular serving of red meat (preferably seared to perfection over an open flame, the way the Grill Gods on Mount Meat decreed from on high), then all the propaganda about how bad it is for you is enough to make you...
Posted On 20 Jun 2011

Grill Dad “The Ultimate Burger”

Every guy and his dad loves a big, meaty burger. But in today’s world of “The Biggest Loser,” we are inundated with warnings of excess calories and all the health concerns that come along with it. It’s almost enough to make a guy eat tofu. Almost. Fear not my...
Posted On 10 Jun 2011

Chocri: Create Your Own Personal Designer Chocolate Bars

Looking to give some chocolate this Mother’s Day or Easter? Leave the bon bons and the bunnies to the guys with no imagination. This year you’re going unique, unusual and custom. This year you’re going with Chocri. Imagine a site where you can select one of four...
Posted On 15 Apr 2011

Beercandy: You Got Chocolate In My Beer… You Got Beer In My Chocolate!

Beer is definitely a versatile substance. You can, of course, drink it, I’ve also read that women have used it as a hair treatment (hop-scented hair? Not sure if I should be thirsty or turned on), and I’d probably eat my own foot if it were cooked in a craft-brewed pale ale...
Posted On 14 Apr 2011

Win a SoyJoy “Do You Dare?” Prize Pack

Ever had a SoyJoy nutrition bar? They’re different than most, baked with real fruit and ground whole soybean. Their motto is “Dare to be Different.” So they want you to dare to be different too. If you accept one of the dares on their Facebook page, and...
Posted On 28 Mar 2011

Cooking With Beer: St. Patrick’s Classics With a Twist

St. Patrick’s Day isn’t just about beer, tiny plastic green hats and surly leprechauns. It’s about some of the greatest ethnic food ever to grace a nearly pseudo-holiday event. I’m talking about corned beef and cabbage and pototato-esque dishes chock full of Irish goodness. If...
Posted On 16 Mar 2011

Get to Know Your Meat With the Beef Cuts Chart

One of the most common grilling questions I get isn’t “What marinade or rub should I use?”, it’s “What cut of beef should I get for the fire?” Knowing what meat works best on the grill is one of those “men should just know” bits of...
Posted On 10 Mar 2011

Become the Head Cheese: Win a Cheese Guide App and Two Cheese Books

Last month I gave a away a beer and cheese tasting kit, and you cheese lovers came out in force. So to keep the momentum going, I’m giving away another cheese related prize pack. This one will up your knowledge to near cheese sommelier levels. And take your next party to...
Posted On 15 Feb 2011

Healthier Wings and BBQ Beef Made Easy for Your Super Bowl Party

Just because we want to eat healthier, doesn’t mean you have to give up the game day foods we love. We can still keep beef and wings on the menu – if we choose the right ingredients. Here are some quick hits for meat dishes that cut down on the bad stuff, along 3 easy...
Posted On 03 Feb 2011