I have never been to the Kentucky Derby, but every year my family and friends celebrate it as if we were racing heirs from Lexington. Our standard menu includes everything from ham biscuits, hot browns, and homemade Derby pie. A few rounds of Mint Juleps, of course, are a must. This fresh take on the classic, with pineapple chunks, spicy ginger syrup, and a sprinkle of black peppercorns, will be your go-to from now until summer meets its final days.More
Our Best Grilled Cheese Recipe: Cheddar Jack Grilled Cheese with Charred Onions & Guacamole Recipes from The Kitchn
When I was growing up, a grilled cheese sandwich meant one thing — Kraft American
singles and buttered white bread. It probably meant that for a lot of us! But here's a reason to shake off your childhood ways and dream up something better: Wisconsin Cheese's contest, The 2013 Grilled Cheese Academy Recipe Showdown! This is your chance to show off your grilled cheese chops. The prizes are pretty grand; the top winner will receive over $4000 in gourmet kitchenware, so do you have a masterpiece to share? Here's mine — grilled cheese with the hands-down best-ever addition: guacamole.