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Oven Roasted Spicy Beer Can Chicken with Savory Beer Sauce

Last month I made myself a Spicy Beer Can Chicken.  I normally make Beer Can Chicken using my barrel smoker. I was grounded to the house working on a project the day I made this recipe. So, I roasted my Beer Can Chicken in the oven.  My Beer Can Chicken was super tender, jammed packed with flavor […]

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Remember my Mom, Evelyn L. Gillespie on this day.

My Mom, Evelyn L. Gillespie, went home to be with our Lord and Savior on this day in 2007.  She shares this day with ALL the people we lost 15 years ago on 9-11.  Rest in Peace Mom and ALL the other souls we lost on this day. WE WILL NEVER FORGET Sunrise Date: June […]

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Grilled Chicken Creamy Cheesy Collard Greens and Green Chiles Enchiladas…….It’s Football Sunday!

YAY…it’s football Sunday, my Chargers are playing, and you know I had to make myself some serious football munchies!  I love enchiladas no matter how you cook them LOL.  This enchilada recipe was shared with me by my YouTube buddies Karen and T-Roy. These enchiladas are jammed packed with flavor, lots of cheesy goodness and fresh collard greens!  […]

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Ashton and Preston’s Crispy Chicken Sandwich

My beautiful granddaughters, Ashton and Preston will be showing off their cooking skills.  They will be making Crispy Chicken Sandwiches and Blueberry Ginger Ale! The bloopers at the end of this video will crack you up.  Enjoy! Be Blessed and Keep on Cooking……………………with your grandbabies!   Josie  

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Honey Glazed Whiskey Marinated Baby Back Ribs

I was in the mood for some ribs and today, it was 112 degrees in the shade so I really didn’t want to spend too much time on patio grilling.   I ran across this Honey Marinated Baby Back Ribs recipe in one of my old cooking magazines a few years ago. I gave it a […]

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Smoked Kielbasa Sausage

This was the first time I made Kielbasa Sausage and I must say it turned out amazingly delicious.  After this video I made two more batches – and both batches were awesome. Here’s my step-by-step video.  Have a safe and happy 4th of July………Enjoy!  

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My Rib Smoking Marathon – Plagued by Wind and Ash!

Smoked a ton of ribs yesterday for a BBQ fundraiser at my church on Saturday.  I decided to get a head start on the smoking. Yesterday of all days it was super windy on my side of town grrrrrrr I hate when that happens.  Drives me and my smoker nuts!   Anyway late in the afternoon, just as […]

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Time for a Facelift………….

NO, I didn’t get a facelift………I gave my website a new look LOL. Here’s the link  http://www.theroedtogoodcooking.com Father’s Day is next weekend so make sure you check out the link “Featured Promotions”  on my website.  Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on the link “Great Gifts for Dads.”  Lots a gift ideas for your […]

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My Mexican Food Fix!

This week I totally got my Mexican food fix on!  Last Sunday I roasted one whole chicken and cooked one bag of black beans.  From those two ingredients I made 4 different meals and I still have some leftovers!  Here’s what I made; Roasted Chicken and Black Beans Wraps Roasted Chicken and Black Beans Burritos […]

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A Beautiful Day to Remember…….

Today marks another one of those days that makes my heart smile and cry at the same time. On this day 5 years ago, my beautiful daughter, Indika Skye married John Elliott my awesome son-in-law.  I never thought of Jerry’s kids as my “step kids”.  In my heart they were my kids and I loved them as […]

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