Big Dan's Ramblings

Ramblings from a Boston Boy stuck in New York

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Hamburgers – BDR Style

Big Dan's RamblingsBeing that it’s Labor Day and there’s a lot of grilling going on, I figured I’d share my hamburger recipe with you all.  I’ve been experimenting a lot lately on the grill and I believe that I have defined a great hamburger (at least that’s what my family and friends have said).  It’s really simple to make them.

Here’s what I do. First, you’ll need to gather your ingredients.  The list below is what I have been using: Read more of this post

Homemade Sauce and Ricotta Meatballs

My wife and I have been growing a garden since we bought our house a few years ago. Over the last few years, we’ve cut down our plantings to a few different crops that we use most frequently. At first, we were growing all kinds of peppers, beans, and even corn! And, we’ve had good luck with it. This year, due to the need for some more room in our yard, we’ve cut down on our plantings. However, we have followed the Square Foot Gardening method with great success this year. We have Roma Tomatoes, Cherry Tomatoes, String Beans, Green and Red Peppers, Eggplant and Onions. Our Roma and Cherry Tomatoes have come in incredibly well this year. Since I’m not much of a tomato eater, I needed to find ways to use them. Being that I’m also a good Italian boy, I decided to try to make a tomato sauce from pure scratch.
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