Game Day

Bite size, game day, comfort food. Not always healthy but certainly delicious and maybe even fun to make!

Meatballs with Sauce

Meatballs

Meatballs and Sauce are just as great after a long day at work as they are during the game. Read on for my recipe and how I turn them in to a Meatball Parm Sandwich to rival the best. My first-draft intro sentence was in ‘all caps’ because I was […]

French Onion Yougurt Dip

French Onion Yougurt Dip

It’s football season!! I just threw together this quick French Onion Yogurt Dip for something to serve at your football party this weekend. It’s practically health food! Okay, health food is a stretch unless you’re using 0% fat yogurt. Sour cream has less calories and fat than whole greek yogurt […]

Pulled Pork Sandwich with Coleslaw

Pulled Pork Sandwich with Coleslaw

This is my go-to low-effort recipe when I want a homemade Pulled Pork Sandwich in a hurry. The pork shoulder is seasoned with salt and pepper then placed in a slow cooker for about 5 hours. After it’s done cooking I combine it with a homemade barbecue sauce before making […]

Roast Tomato, Garlic, and White Bean Spread

Roast Tomato, Garlic, and White Bean Spread

Here’s an easy Roast Tomato, Garlic, and White Bean Spread to make use of any left over in-season tomatoes you may have picked up this summer. Trust me, there’s no way around it, dried beans are better than canned! I generally try to use the freshest in-season ingredients whenever possible. […]

Avocado Corn Salsa

Avocado Corn Salsa

This Avocado Corn Salsa is a quick make-ahead salsa that’s great for tacos or dip for tortillas. This salsa is more of a guideline than a recipe. Please taste your ingredients before mixing them all together. For instance, my limes were super bitter and my corn wasn’t the freshest. To […]

Philly Cheesesteak Dip

Philly Cheesesteak Dip

This one pot Philly Cheesesteak Dip holds true to the traditional Philly Cheesesteak – thinly sliced ribeye, sautéed onions, and gooey yellow cheese. This dip stays dippable from Kickoff to Lombardi thanks to a secret ingredient. Feel free to improvise with peppers, mushrooms, or even ketchup in your dip. Go […]

Onion Rings

Onion Rings

Today’s recipe for Onion Rings is dedicated to Mike T. and Erica. Sorry guys, I don’t think these will make it til Wednesday! Being that I still had a pot of frying oil from the Korean Fred Cauliflower, I figured it was a good time to make these Onion Rings […]

Three Chili Short Rib Chili

Three Chili Short Rib Chili

I don’t know if you guys are ready for this Three Chili Short Rib Chili – this is next level stuff. We’re making our own chili sauce and we’re adding dark beer and chocolate to this Short Rib Chili! It’s rich, smokey, sweet, and just a little spicy. I thought […]

Pressed Roast Vegetable Sandwich

Pressed Roast Vegetable Sandwich

This week’s Game Day Snack is a hearty 12 Layer Pressed Roasted Vegetable Sandwich. I’m especially excited to share this one with you because it came out so much better than I had hoped it would! Eat Up! Kitchen’s Game Day Snacks is a weekly(ish) blog post with a new […]

Meatball Eggrolls

Meatball Eggrolls with Sundried Tomato Tapenade

As impressive as these Meatball Eggrolls with Sundried Tomato Tapenade may look, they’re one of the easier recipes you can cook for Game Day Snacks. Make the meatball filling the day before you wrap and pan fry the eggrolls and just pick up some tomato tapenade at the store. This […]

Guacamole

Guacamole for Avocado Lovers

You’ve got guacamole for dips, guac for toppings, guac for kids, guac for adults. Spicy, chunky, garlicy, with or without cilantro, etc. You can make it how mom made it, how the food truck makes it, or how you had it on that one trip to SoCal. Different people like […]