Monthly Archives: April 2015


Kentucky Derby Party

By | April 29th, 2015|WayneBites|

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 was more than happy to share some of the recipes he has enjoyed in the past. Barkley also credits his [...]

Mom’s Pecan Topped Sticky Fingers

By | April 24th, 2015|WayneBites|

The Recipe makes 25 individual servings Ingredients 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 Method Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Melt butter in a [...]

Marty’s Martini Bar

By | April 17th, 2015|WayneBites|

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 Ingredients 2 Parts White Tequila Splash Triple Sec 1 Part Chambord Splash Lime Juice 1 Part Pomegranate Juice Champagne Topper Lime Wedge, for garnish Method Fill [...]

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By | April 15th, 2015|Uncategorized|

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