FOOD & FLAVORS

Steak Skewers with Chipotle Dipping Sauce

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas … well, at least here in Ohio it is! It’s not just an early winter blast...
Beef Scallion Rolls

Here's one of my favorite bites for the holiday season: Beef & Scallion Rolls. Not only is it virtually foolproof and easy to prepare (a necessity for my get-togethers), but also delicious and dazzling (just as important, in my book). Flank steak, one of my favorite cuts, is marinated in a flavorful blend of soy sauce, garlic and ginger.

This simple, yet stunningly delicious appetizer will delight your holiday guests. It combines the rich, beefy flavors of a perfectly grilled sirloin steak with the creamy tang of blue cheese, and the crisp crunch of fresh endive. Top with a pecan for a bit more bite.

BEEF 101

Beef Appetizers

'Tis the season to talk turkey, but I'd rather talk appetizers — specifically, beef appetizers. Most of us will be served the bird on Thanksgiving, but there are no rules (I checked!) that say you can't enjoy a little steak, too. After all, it's a day to be thankful. I'm betting the pilgrims would have loved to add a slice of sizzling beef to their list of blessings!

The holidays are approaching and I've begun planning our Christmas dinner menu. A beef roast will take center stage on our family table. To...
Glazes for beef dishes during the holidays.

Serve a holiday feast that's simply spectacular. Salt and pepper is all you need to season a roast, but prepare a glaze and gift your taste buds with sensational flavor!
How to thaw ground beef in the microwave.

Thawing ground beef is easy in the microwave. Just follow these steps and your beef will be ready for cooking in four minutes or less.