Hockey has arrived in OKC!

Finally. Hockey players are back in their jerseys and ready to play hockey! I was beginning to think we might have to move to Europe to watch the KHL, which frankly is a fun idea and someday I plan to do just that. It’s on my hockey bucket list! For those of you joining us…

Let Hockey Season Begin!

First, a disclaimer: I never drink the two beers listed on these beer taps, ever, however, I love the beer taps topped with Stanley Cups. A number of pubs and bars actually used these taps during hockey season and I wish I had been able to see one in person. Here in the southern US…

Recipe: Tartre au sucre – Québec Sugar Pie

The French-Canadian culture has an extraordinarily rich culinary history and I hope to explore it more fully in the hockey season to come. In honor of our Québec hockey fans, I give you the traditional Québec Sugar Pie, Tartre au sucre.  It is similar to a pie in the American south, the Chess Pie, or even a Pecan Pie,…

Recipe: St. Louis Chicken Spiedini

St. Louis Blues Chicken Spiedini Yield: 4 servings ¼ cup lemon juice 3 tablespoons minced fresh garlic 1 teaspoon salt ½ teaspoon ground black pepper, to taste ¼ cup fresh Italian parsley, minced 2 pounds chicken, cut into 1 ½-inch cubes ¾ cup grated Parmesan cheese 1 cup Italian-seasoned fine, dry bread crumbs, divided 2 cups…

Tailgating. Hockey Style.

Here in the southern states where football is king, tailgating has become a tradition. So, we decided it was time to add this tradition to collegiate hockey. Earlier this year we tailgated in January and February – it was a bit cool, but it was not bitterly cold with blizzard conditions, so why not tailgate. Linda,…