Posts tagged beans

Amber Lager, Free-Range Turkey and Bean Chili!

Yes, it’s a healthy, BEER-FILLED punky chili to enjoy with friends and fill your tiny apartment with the most incredible aromas!  Witness: Amber Lager, Free-Range Turkey and Bean Chili! (Yeah, I know, I’ve got to find a catchier name for this one…)

Are you drooling, yet? I am, and I just finished TWO bowls of this stuff!

Are you drooling, yet? I am, and I just finished TWO bowls of this stuff!

Yes, it’s like the greatest chili you will ever taste, AND it’s healthy and makes a lot, so you can enjoy it for a few days.  And the best part?  It only gets MORE flavorful as the week goes on!  This recipe is *slightly* more complicated than some, but it still only takes about 40 minutes and you will be SO proud of yourself when you pull this one off!  And in the interest of full disclosure, I did originally find this on the Food Network website, but I’ve made some changes (more beans, less turkey, better beer) so it’s Punky Chef all the way now! Read the rest of this entry »

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Farmer’s Market Fresh Bean and Corn Salad

RECIPE: Okay, people.  When I said this stuff was easy, I wasn’t kidding.  Here’s your first recipe – Farmers Market Fresh Bean and Corn Salad.  Colorful, healthy, and easy.  Exhibit A:

Beany beany, corny corny...

Beany beany, corny corny...

And to break it on down for yo’ funky bad self:

Famer's Market Fresh Bean and Corn Salad.  UNGH, Baby!

Farmer's Market Fresh Bean and Corn Salad. UNGH, Baby!

I mean, seriously?  That’s it.  And most of this stuff you can get at your local farmer’s market, so I’m encouraging you to set your alarm, wipe off the hangover from Saturday night, and GET OUT THERE, PEOPLE! Read the rest of this entry »

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