Growing up, my parents always had a party every Christmas night. It was one of my favorite parties and fondest memories. We have been having our annual Christmas party for several years now and I love sharing my Mom’s traditions while adding my own flair. The first few years I made way too much food and eventually came up with this equation. Now I always have enough for the party AND the late night crew. Happy planning!
Love, Mrs. Gridiron
The time has finally come to launch our first product line! We’ve been hard at work getting the best of the best ready for our loyal Mrs. Gridiron fans and followers! We’ve created 3 sauces (Creamy Italian Dressing, Maple Syrup, and BBQ Sauce) and 5 custom spice blends! Great gifts for your foodie friends OR as a gift to spice up your kitchen! Go to our shop page to purchase these products and gift certificates! All food products will be available for delivery or shipping starting on 12/5. Pre-order away! There are limited quantities, so don’t wait! Love, Mrs. Gridiron
There are so many whisks out there how do you know which one to use? There are 3 main whisks people use, The French Whisk, The Balloon Whisk and The Flat Whisk.
1- French Whisk: This is a great all purpose whisk. It has long straight sides which are great for whipping air into ingredients. It is also ideal for emulsifying mayonnaise and vinaigrettes.
2- The Balloon Whisk: This whisks shape of rounded sides and bulbous shape are ideal for aeration and foods that require volume- think egg whites and whip cream.
3- The Flat Whisk- The other name you hear for this is “the roux whisk”. This is great for using with shallow vessels for pan sauces and gravies. It is also for lifting poached eggs out of the water.
Pumpkin season is upon us and we love have some favorite recipes, both savory & sweet to make your fall full of pumpkin goodness!
Here is our top 5 list (with links) for you to enjoy this October! Love, Mrs. Gridiron
PUMPKIN BUTTER: http://wickedgoodkitchen.com/homemade-pumpkin-butter-quick-easy/
PUMPKIN RAVIOLI: http://thepioneerwoman.com/cooking/pumpkin-ravioli/
PUMPKIN MUFFINS: http://www.lovelylittlekitchen.com/best-ever-pumpkin-muffins/
PUMPKIN LATTE: http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/food-network-kitchens/pumpkin-spice-latte.html
PUMPKIN PANCAKES: http://allrecipes.com/recipe/17036/pumpkin-pancakes/