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Kentucky Derby Party

By |April 29th, 2015|

My friend Barkley Payne is a native Kentuckian and has had many Kentucky Derby parties over the years. When I told him I was looking for ideas for throwing a party of my own, he […]

Mom’s Pecan Topped Sticky Fingers

By |April 24th, 2015|

The Recipe
makes 25 individual servings


1/2 lb Butter
1 1/2 cu Dark Brown Sugar
1/2 cu Light Brown Sugar
2 lg Eggs
1 tsp Baking Powder
1 tsp Maple Extract
25 Pecan Halves
2/3 cu Chopped Pecans
1 1/2 cu All Purpose Flour


Preheat oven to […]

Marty’s Martini Bar

By |April 17th, 2015|

Marty’s Assistant General Manager, Erasto, was kind enough to share the recipe for two of my favorite drinks at this cozy bar in Chicago’s Andersonville neighborhood.

Erasto’s Margarita Royale


2 Parts White Tequila
Splash Triple Sec
1 Part Chambord
Splash […]