Tasty Recipes

We’ve been cooking up tasty locally sourced food for almost 10 years so we have some favorite recipes to share. Everything from BBQ pork sliders to a mango salsa salad. Check some of these out and then head to your local food market!

There's a lot to love on the Tall Guy menu this year.  Today, we took time for some fun, candid shots of the staff and talked about our favorite recipes in 2016 - it was not as easy as I thought it would be.Dana Spandet, Executive Chef"Right now, my favorite...

Chicken - it's not only a healthy, easy to prepare protein - it's highly versatile to work with.  If you're looking to revitalize your love for cooking this tender white meat, these 5 dishes are guaranteed to spice up your recipe catalog and reawaken your tastebuds!1.Bruschetta Stuffed ChickenIngredientsDiced mozzarella from BelGioiosoTomatoes...

We had some fun thinking up fresh pairings for your next party.  Depending on the occasion, size, and venue, these locally-endorsed food and beverage couplings will help you rock your upcoming gig.1. Dang! This is Good! We call this the “dang, this is good!” duo because, well, you really can’t get much better...

To finish off our 12 Days of Appetizers, I thought we should do something sweet. I've given this holiday staple a little update with sea salt and cracked black pepper. Don't be afraid to add extra pepper. It will only add more flavor to this sweet treat.This recipe makes a...

Welcome to the easiest app ever. We keep these antipasto skewers on our Tall Guy catering menu year round because they look great and always please the crowd!You can choose your favorite ingredients and customize this to your taste easily. I always try to stick to a couple of meats,...

Here's a hearty but light appetizer that is great for a holiday brunch or even a snack while you're trimming the tree! My chicken salad apple slider is going to become on of your favorites, year round! Packed with chicken, grapes, and gorgonzola cheese, these are actually really filling and don't...

You haven't truly lived until you've had these Cheesy Crab Bites directly out of the oven. Canned crab and jarred cheese might not be my normal ingredients, but sometimes you just have to live a little!To prepare ahead of time, tightly wrap and store finished English muffins in the freezer. Pop them...

We all know that I love to use a little booze in my cooking - especially bourbon and whiskey. Here's my twist on the traditional baked brie recipe - with only 5 ingredients you can whip this up after work for a last-minute invitation.You can use a wedge or a round...

If you have vegan friends attending your party, then these sweet potato bites are a must! They don't take much work in the kitchen and come in a festive red and green, so they decorate the table quite nicely.Of course these appetizers taste best warm, but hold up surprisingly well at...

Trust me when I tell you, this is one of the easiest apps to make the night before and take to a party or throw out for guests. It's always a crowd pleaser, and appears more fancy than it really is! If it were summer, I'd say go grab some fresh...

This pomegranate and cranberry dip is almost too pretty to eat. It will stand out in a crowd of apps, and it's a great way to use on of my favorite seasonal fruits: the pomegranate.I particularly like to use this sauce as a dip, which I serve with an assortment of...