recipes

Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookies
June 5, 2016

Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookies

I didn’t win the Bacon Fest recipe contest, but the cookies came out pretty damn good!  For anyone who is interested, here is how you…

Allagash Black Beef Stew With Kale
March 13, 2016

Allagash Black Beef Stew With Kale

  Adapted from Trisha Yearwood’s Slow-Cooker Stout Beef Stew This hearty beef and stout stew is perfect for St. Patrick’s Day… Or any other day…

The Perfect Tomato Sauce
February 22, 2015

The Perfect Tomato Sauce

By Pixie For oh, maybe 20 years, I have been seeking the perfect restaurant red sauce. I’m Welsh and Irish; I married a Sicilian/Irish dude….

Smokehouse Sausage Goes Italian
August 15, 2013

Smokehouse Sausage Goes Italian

The best thing about Alternative Control?  One minute we’re writing about local metal and the next minute we’re writing about sausages! Broccoli rabe and sausage…