Tag Archives: potato salad

We Got Ourselves a Smoker!

My husband had been angling to get a smoker the past couple years, but we had yet to find one that was in our price range, while sill being fairly quality.  We managed to find one last week, and put it into use on Saturday.  We have a beef brisket on order to do next weekend, but for our first venture, we went with chicken.  We served it with a country-style potato salad and some Swiss chard from our garden.

Smoked chicken with potato salad and Swiss chard from our garden.

Continue reading


Soft Shell Crabs are Here!

Holy shit.

These are delicious.

And that’s all I have to say about that.

Fried Soft Shell Crabs with Warm Honey Mustard Potato Salad with Bacon and Arugula

Serves 2 main courses or 4 appetizer portions

  • 4 soft shell crabs, cleaned (see additional info under my notes)
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1 cup milk
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • Potato Salad (recipe below)
  • Reserved Honey Mustard Dressing for drizzling (recipe below)

Continue reading