Tuna with Kale & Quinoa Salad

2 Cups-Crispy Quinoa-{see recipe} 1 Bunch-Kale-about 8 cups, thick stem removed, rough chopped 1 Recipe-Bacon-Ginger Dressing-{see recipe} 2/8 Ounce-Ahi Tuna Steaks To Drizzle-Olive Oil TO Taste-Chef Troy’s Spice Mix 3 Each-Roma Tomatoes-core removed cut into quarters, half each quarter 1 Each-Spring Onion-sliced thin 6 Ounces-Feta Cheese-crumbled Directions Prepare quinoa according to recipe, can be done a couple days ahead. Prepare …

Pimento Cheese Rice Grits with Scallops and Asparagus

3 Cups-Water 1 Cup-Whole Milk 4 Tablespoons-Unsalted Butter 1 Cup-Rice Grits-or long grain rice pulsed in food processor to break into grit size pieces 1 Recipe-Chipotle Pimento Cheese-{see recipe} 16 Each-Scallops-wrapped in paper towel and drain overnight in colander ½ Pound-Asparagus Spears To Drizzle-Olive Oil TO Taste-Chef Troy’s Spice Mix Directions Bring water/milk/butter to a strong simmer and add rice …

Toasted Rueben with Spicy 1000 Island

1 1/2 Pounds-Corned Beef-cooked and cooled, shredded 2 Cups-Bacon and Wine Braised Cabbage-see recipe, drained, cooled and chopped 8 Slices-Baby Swiss Cheese-thin sliced 1 Recipe-Spicy 1000 Island Dressing-see recipe below 8 Slices-Sourdough or Sourdough Rye To Brush-Olive Oil Spicy 1000 Island 1/4 Cup-Mayonnaise 1/8 Cup-Ketchup 2 Tablespoons-Pickled Jalapeno Peppers-drained and finely chopped 1/2 Teaspoon-Black Pepper 1 Each-Hard Boiled Egg-finely chopped …

Bacon and White Wine Braised Cabbage

1 Pound-Bacon-slice into thin pieces 4 Pounds-Cabbage-core removed and thin sliced 2 Tablespoons-Kosher Salt 2 Teaspoons-Black Pepper 1 Tablespoon-Ground Coriander 1 Tablespoon-Mustard Seeds 3 Cups-White Wine-Pinot Grigio To Cover-Water 4 Tablespoons-Butter Directions Warm a large stock pot over medium high heat. Add bacon, cook until starting to brown. Add cut cabbage to pot and cook, stirring frequently. Cook until cabbage …

Crispy Potato Hash with Mustard Greens-Scallion and Fried Eggs

1 Pounds-Red Potatoes-medium size To Drizzle-Olive Oil To Taste-Chef Troy’s Spice Mix 2 Tablespoons-Olive Oil 8 Cups-Mustard Greens-washed and rough chopped 6 Each-Green Onions-sliced thin, white and green parts kept separate 1 ½ Cups-Cheddar Cheese-grated 8 Strips-Smoked Bacon-sliced into thin strips, cooked and drained To Taste-Crème Fraiche-{homemade recipe below}, or sour cream 1 Tablespoon-Unsalted Butter 4 Each-Eggs Directions Place potatoes …

Cheddar Jalapeno Cornbread Waffle w/ Chorizo Scrambled Eggs Waffle

2 Cups-Corn Meal ½ Teaspoon-Baking Soda 2 Teaspoons-Baking Powder 1 Teaspoons-Salt 2 Tablespoons-Granulated Sugar 3 Each-Eggs-beaten ½ Stick-Unsalted Butter-melted 2 Cups-Buttermilk-room temperature 2 Each-Jalapeno Peppers-stem/seeds removed, fine diced ½ Cup-Cheddar Cheese-shredded Eggs 5 Each-Eggs 2 Tablespoons-Heavy Cream ½ Cup-Cheddar Cheese-shredded To Taste-Cilantro-leaves only chopped (plus garnish) To Taste-Kosher Salt/Black Pepper ½ Pound-Mexican Chorizo-casing removed ¼ White Onion-small dice 2 Tablespoons-Red …

Crispy Fried Calamari Po’Boy w/ Chipotle Remoulade

Calamari 2 Pounds-Calamari-bodies & tentacles, cleaned & cut into rings, store in cold water 4 Cups-All Purpose Flour 4 Tablespoons-Kosher Salt 2 Tablespoons-Black Pepper 2 Quarts-Corn Oil Po’ Boy 1 Head-Romaine Lettuce-sliced thin 2 Each-Beef Steak Tomato-cored and sliced thin ½ Each-Red Onion-sliced thin 4 Each-Crusty Sandwich Rolls Remoulade 1 Cup-Mayo 2 Tablespoons-Lemon Juice 2 Each-Green Onion-sliced thin 2 Cloves-Garlic-smashed …

HAND KNEAD PIZZA DOUGH

2 ¼ Cups-All Purpose Flour-plus extra 2 Teaspoons-Kosher Salt 1 Cup-Water-luke warm 1 Teaspoon-Active Dry Yeast 2 Teaspoons-Olive Oil To Dust-Corn Meal Directions Combine flour and salt in a large mixing bowl. In a small separate mixing bowl combine water, yeast and oil with whisk/fork. Pour water mixture into flour/salt. Mix with a hand until combine and knead for a …

Neapolitan Pizza

Makes Two-8/10” Pizzas 1 Recipe-Pizza Dough-see “Hand Knead Pizza Dough” recipe below 1-1/2 Cups-San Marzano-puree 1 Ball-Fresh Milk Mozzarella-torn into bite size pieces To Taste-Parmesan Cheese-grated To Drizzle-Olive Oil To Taste-Kosher Salt/Black Pepper To Taste-Fresh Basil-torn into pieces Pizza Directions Preheat oven fitted with baking stone to 500 degrees. Roll out dough and place on a corn meal dusted pizza …

Pepperoni & Spicy Sausage Pizza

Makes Two-8/10” Pizzas 1 Recipe-Pizza Dough-see “Hand Knead Pizza Dough” recipe below 1-1/2 Cups-San Marzano-puree 2 ½ Cups-Whole Milk Mozzarella-shredded {low moisture} To Taste-Pepperoni-sliced thin 1 Link-Spicy Italian Sausage-casing removed To Taste-Parmesan Cheese-grated To Taste-Kosher Salt/Black Pepper Pizza Directions Preheat oven fitted with baking stone to 500 degrees. Roll out dough and place on a corn meal dusted pizza peel. …