Category Archives: Grilling

Honey & Chile BBQ Sauce


I’ve never made BBQ sauce like this before, but I totally dig making my own sauces, dressings, rubs, mops, etc.  I’d opened a can of diced tomatoes and used just a bit so I needed to use up the remainder … Continue reading

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Honey-Jalapeno Glazed Salmon


Spring has sprung in North Carolina and along with it temps dropping to freezing last night and predicted for tonight as well.  Isn’t this just the way it works?  Mother nature doing what she does.  None the less we are … Continue reading

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Fish Tacos


Fish Tacos are one of my favorite meals.  When my man, Dan brought home some fresh snapper fillets last weekend I seasoned them, threw them on the grill and presto!  Fresh fish tacos.  It doesn’t get better than this.  Luckily … Continue reading

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Dinner With The Orange Bee


Wow!  That was a blast….being guest chef at Central Market’s Dinner With The Orange Bee. Leading up to class I shared all of the tasty recipes we would make. I wanted to recap the evening, briefly.  Then I”ll be sharing … Continue reading

Posted in Appetizers, Bee Keeping, Cakes, Cupcakes, Figs, Grilling, Herbs, Honey, Salad Dressing, Salads, Salmon, Sweets | Tagged , , , , , , | 6 Comments

The Sun Sets On Grilled Rosemary Salmon


Around the Orange Bee we just can’t seem to escape from our leisurely evenings. Leisurely evenings and food blogging are not simultaneous.  I know from reading other food blogs that preparing the meal, photographing it and serving it before it … Continue reading

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Smoky Beef & Chicken Ka-Bobs


Lately adoring hubby and I are experiencing the pre-empty nester syndrome.  With Miss T in her senior year of high school and being employed by the ever popular Starbucks, we don’t see much of her, especially at dinner time.  Dinnertime … Continue reading

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Hatch Chiles, Sugar Syrup & Labor Day


Oh darn, the last long weekend of summer is upon us.  Labor Day.  Traditionally it has been unacceptable to wear white after Labor Day.  Do you follow this rule?  I tend to follow it not so much because it’s tradition … Continue reading

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Peach-Hatch Salsa


If you can’t beat the heat- may as well join it!  That’s just what we did last weekend when we brought home bags full of fresh hatch chiles from Central Market.  We sampled so many food items with hatch chiles … Continue reading

Posted in Appetizers, Brownies, Chicken, Cilantro, Fruit, Goat Cheese, Grilling, Hatch Chiles, Herbs, Peaches, Peppers, Salsa, Seafood, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Lazy Sunday Po’Boys


In an effort to beat the sweltering, oppressive Texas heat, I served my family Grilled Shrimp Po’Boys this weekend.  I did have to brave the soaring temps to grill the shrimp, but it was well worth the sweat. LuLu and … Continue reading

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Feasting On Fresh Figs & A Sunset


Seventeen days of temperatures topping 100*.  Thank goodness for an air-conditioned home where we can find respite from the intolerable heat.  One of our favorite ways to spend the late afternoon or cocktail hour is lounging in our rockers on … Continue reading

Posted in Basil, Cheese, Chicken, Easy, Entrees, Figs, Fruit, Goat Cheese, Grilling, Herbs, Honey, Pecans | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments