Oktoberfest and Apple Butter

By Mark Wieser Oktoberfest isn’t as old of a tradition as I had once thought. Seems a Bavarian King named Ludwig I, held the first such celebration in honor of his marriage which happened to be on Columbus Day, 1810. (I am not certain Europeans celebrated that any way.) Nevertheless, the citizens of München were…

Roasted Raspberry BBQ Beef Ribs––Texas Style

By Case D. Fischer: BBQ Beef Ribs – they are a favorite in our household, and I don’t mind cooking them because for me, the secret is all in the sauce! Think about St. Louis Ribs, or Kansas-style, Memphis-style, and Central/East Texas barbecue. As we have discussed, every part of the country has a BBQ…

Minced Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Want a recipe that is fun, delicious, and healthy?  This is packed with protein and good-for-you veggies.  Do not forget to check the label for another super easy ramen soup recipe!  Serves 4Prep time: 10 minutes plus 15 for marinating Ingredients:1 lb. ground chicken1 cup chopped onions½ cup chopped red bell peppers½ cup chopped celery1…

Vietnamese Beef Stew

The star of this traditional stew is the broth.  Rich, fragrant, and slightly spicey, grab some bread and enjoy!  Don’t miss the recipe on your jar of Stick+Tine Beef Pho.  Have a few jars on hand to create soup in minutes.  Serves 4-6Time:  1 hour Ingredients:Juice 1 fresh lemon1 tablespoon grated lemon peel2 tablespoons olive…

Texas Citrus Orange Cake

By Case D. Fischer Each new season in Texas brings a new crop from some corner of the state to look forward to, and this time of year we start looking forward to South Texas Citrus season. Just like people flock to our roadside stands here for peaches, it’s always fun to buy a bag…

Char Siu Beef and Broccoli

Skip takeout and try your hand at a classic Asian dish.  Grab your chop sticks to dive in to this sweet and smoky dish that tastes amazing!  Don’t forget to pour the sauce left over in the pan over your rice.  Ingredients: 3 tablespoons sesame or olive oil 1.5 lbs. thin slice steak strips 1…

Yakitori Pork Roast

An easy roast recipe your family will love!  Our Stick+Tine Yakitori Japanese Grilling Sauce gives this roast and veggies a subtle bold flavor.  Serve with rice, potatoes, or pasta.  Ingredients: 2 lbs. pork roast 2 cups sliced onion 1 cup julienne carrots 2 medium zucchini sliced 1 teaspoon pepper 2 tablespoon garlic 1 jar Stick+Tine…

BREAD AND BUTTER PICKLES

By Mark Wieser My dad never planted cucumbers in his garden—just radishes, onions, potatoes (lots of them), a few eggplants, and sometimes—a few rows of corn. He would spend many evening hours in the spring spading his sizable garden, which also included about a dozen apple trees. The tallest of these stood close to 20…

Szechuan Chicken Kabobs

Stick+Tine Szechuan sauce will be your new favorite for all things grilling.  Its robust flavor pairs perfectly with the fruit in these delicious kabobs.  In the oven or on the grill these go well with rice or mashed potatoes.  Ingredients: 1 ½ lbs. chicken breast cut into cubes 1 cup Stick+Tine Szechuan sauce plus ½…

Korean Pork Sliders

Football season is here and the magic of Stick + Tine sauces is they remove all the hard work!  These simple, but packed with flavor, sliders will be a fan favorite at the next game day party. Ingredients: 1 lb. cooked pork roast shredded 1 9.9 oz jar Stick+Tine Bulgogi Korean Barbecue Sauce 1 10…

Chile Garlic Ribs

With only four ingredients this easy recipe is ideal for family or friends over for dinner. Add a touch of boldness by serving a side dish of warmed Stick+Tine Chile Garlic Crisp for extra sauce spice!  Ingredients: 2 lbs. short ribs 1 cup ketchup ½ cup Stick+Tine Chile Garlic Crisp 4 tablespoons brown sugar Directions:…

Beef Fondue: Fondue Bourguignonne

By: Mark Wieser In the summer of 1964, my mother, me and two of my sisters toured Europe. Our purpose was to meet my late father’s sister and relatives for the very first time. We knew practically nothing of her or her family. I had begun writing to my aunt (Tante Anna) shortly after my…