Crab Cakes over Fresh Grits

6 Tablespoons-Unsalted Butter 2 Each-Green Onion-sliced thin, whites separate from green stem 2 Cloves-Garlic-chopped fine 1 Each-Egg-beaten ¼ Cup-Mayonnaise To Taste-Kosher Salt/Black Pepper 1/4 Cup-Panko Bread Crumbs 1 Pound-Lump Crab Meat To Dredge-Corn Meal Fresh Grits 3 Strips-Thick Cut Bacon-sliced into thin strips 4 Ears-Corn on the Cob ¼ Cup-Red Onion-fine dice 2 Coves-Garlic-chopped fine I Each-Jalapeno Pepper To Taste-Kosher …

Miso-Ginger Fired Chicken Sandwich

½ Cup Cup-Beer ¾ Cup-Miso Shisto {white miso} 1 Lime-juice of 2 Teaspoon-Ginger-peeled, grated 2 Teaspoon-Fish Sauce 2 Each-Fresno Chili-one fine deseeded fine-one sliced into thin rounds ¼ Cup-Brown Sugar 1 Quart-Corn Oil 4 Each-Chicken Thighs-boneless/skinless To Taste-Kosher Salt/Black Pepper To Dredge-All Purpose Flour To Dredge-Buttermilk 4 Each-Soft Hamburger Bun-inside toasted lightly To Taste-Mayo To Taste-Romaine Lettuce-sliced thin To Taste-Cilantro-leaves …

Steak Lettuce Wraps with Corn & Pepper Salsa

2 Pounds-Sirloin Flap or Skirt Steak 1 Brush-Olive Oil To Taste-Chef Troy’s Spice Mix 1 Head-Bibb Lettuce-leaves torn off whole, washed/dry ¼ Cup-Blended Oil 3 Tablespoons-Champagne Vinegar 4 Ears-Corn-blanched, charred on grill, cut off 1 Cup-Tomato-deseeded, fine dice 6 Each-Shisito Pepper-sliced into thin rings 1 Each-Fresno Pepper-deseeded, fine dice ½ Cup-Cilantro-leaves, rough chopped 1 Cup-Feta Cheese-crumbled To Taste-Kosher Salt/Black Pepper …

Roast Chicken Breasts with Summer Succotash

2 Each-Bone-in Chicken Breast To Brush-Olive Oil To Taste-Kosher Salt/Black Pepper 2 Cups-Lima Beans-fresh or frozen 2 Strips-Smoked Bacon-whole strips 4 Tablespoons-Unsalted Butter 6 strips-Smoked Bacon-cut into thin strips 1 Each-Poblano Pepper-stem/seeds removed-fine dice ¼ Cup-White Onion-fine dice 2 Ears-Corn on the Cob-shucked, blanched 10 minutes, cut off cob 8 Each-Fresh Okra-slice into ½” rounds 4 Each-Roma Tomatoes 2 Cloves-Fresh …

Homemade Breakfast Sausage and Tabasco Gravy

Sausage 2 Pounds-Ground Pork 1/2 Pound-Hickory Smoked Bacon-sliced into thin strips 2 Tablespoons-Brown Sugar 2 Teaspoons-Kosher Salt 2 Teaspoons-Black Pepper 1 1/2 Teaspoons-Ground Coriander 1 Teaspoon-Crushed Red Pepper 3 Teaspoons-Fresh Sage-finely chopped Gravy 3 Tablespoons-All Purpose Flour 2 ½ Cups-Whole Milk To Taste-Tabasco Hot Sauce To Taste-Kosher Salt/Black Pepper Directions Combine pork, bacon with remaining ingredients. Mix together, cover and …

Summer Corn Chowder

1/2 Pound-Smoked Bacon-sliced into thin strips 1 Cup-Carrots-peeled and small diced ½ Cup-Celery Heart-fine diced, reserved leaves (1/4 C) ½ Cup-Poblano Pepper-small dice ½ Cup-Red Onions-small diced 2 Cloves-Garlic-chopped fine 6-8 Ears-Sweet Corn Cob-parboiled 10 minutes, remove kernels from cob To Taste-Kosher Salt/Black Pepper 8 Cups-Chicken Stock-or corn stock {see below} ½ Cup-Heavy Cream-or half and half To Drizzle-Extra Virgin …

Goat Cheese Gnocchi

Gnocchi 6 Ounces-Goat Cheese ½ Cup-All Purpose Flour 1 Each-Egg Yolk ¼ Cup-Parmesan Cheese-grated, plus extra To Taste-Kosher Salt 1 Tablespoon-Unsalted Butter Directions In a mixing bowl combine, by hand, goat cheese, flour, egg, parmesan and a pinch of salt. Knead until combined, but don’t over work, cut into four equal pieces, cover with a towel and allow to rest, …

Pan Trout with Chorizo Sauce

4 Each-Trout Filets-6 oz, skin-on To Drizzle-Olive Oil To Taste-Chef Troy’s Spice Mix Chorizo Sauce 2 Ounces-Mexican Chorizo-about ¼ cup 1/4 Cup-Red Wine Vinegar 1 Tablespoon-Coarse Ground Mustard 2 Cloves-Garlic-chopped fine 1 Each-Green Onion– chopped 1/3 Cup-Olive Oil To Taste-Kosher Salt/Black Pepper Directions Make vinaigrette, warm non-stick pan over medium heat and add chorizo. Cook breaking up into small pieces …

Tuna Carpaccio with Chimichurri White Beans

White Beans-Cannellini-rinsed and drained 3 Cups-Kale-thick stem removed, washed/spin dry A few drops-Olive Oil-plus extra to garnish 1 Teaspoon-Kosher Salt 1 Each-Green Onion-sliced thin 2-6 ounce-Tuna steaks-sashimi grade To Brush-Olive Oil To Taste-BBQ Seasoning ½ Cup-Hemp Seeds Chimichurri 3 Cloves-Garlic-crushed into a paste 1 Cup-Parsley-leaves only 2 Each-Chipotle Peppers-packed in adobo, seeds removed ½ Teaspoons-Kosher Salt ½ Teaspoons-Crushed Red Pepper …

Asparagus Pesto Spaghetti Carbonara

1 Pound-Spaghetti 1 Pound-Bacon-cut into thin strips 3 Cloves-Garlic-chopped 4 Each-Eggs-lightly beaten 3 Tablespoons-Heavy Cream 1 Cup-Parmesan To Taste-Kosher Salt/Black Pepper/Crushed Red Pepper 1 Cup-Frozen Sweet Peas–thawed in refrigerator To Drizzle-Olive Oil To Garnish-Toasted Panko Bread Crumbs Pesto 1 Pound-Asparagus Spears-stem end trimmed To Coat-Extra Virgin Olive Oil To Taste-Kosher Salt/Black Pepper 1/4 Cup-Walnuts 1/4 Cup-Parsley-leaves only 2 Tablespoons-Lemon Juice …