Archive for July, 2008

Johnna’s Pick of the Week (Travel Edition): Giordano’s, Chicago
[ 1 ] July 31, 2008 |

Johnna’s Pick of the Week (Travel Edition): Giordano’s, Chicago

Ever tasted something that made you feel instantly in a state of pure bliss?? Well, this is the feeling JKGF got when tasting Chicago’s world famous stuffed pizza from Giordano’s…tingles literally ran down the spine! Giordano’s has made it’s mark as “The” pizzeria to go to when visiting Chicago and wanting to indulge in Chicago’s […]

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The Caesar Salad
[ 0 ] July 31, 2008 |

The Caesar Salad

The Caesar SaladFresh ground pepper1 garlic clove (crushed)1 tsp. Worcestershire sauce3 tbsp. red wine vinegar1 coddled egg (cooked for 1 minute in shell)3/4 tsp. Dijon mustard1 head of Romaine lettuce (chopped into salad form)1/2 cup croutons1/2 lemonShredded Parmesan cheeseIn a bowl, combine the pepper, garlic, Worcestershire sauce, vinegar, egg and mustard. In another bowl add […]

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The Fruit Smoothie (Non-Alcoholic)
[ 0 ] July 31, 2008 |

The Fruit Smoothie (Non-Alcoholic)

Drinks on Me:The Fruit Smoothie3 oz. low fat vanilla ice creamCrushed iceEqual parts of fresh strawberry’s, bananas and mango’s (chopped)In a blender, blend all ingredients together; blend well. Serve.*Johnna’s tip: This is a great post workout drink. Smoothies are so apart of the eating/drinking world right now because they provide nutrients and make for a […]

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Food.Fun.Stuff: Happy Hour with a Pinch
[ 1 ] July 30, 2008 |

Food.Fun.Stuff: Happy Hour with a Pinch

Happy hour is one of the best parts of being an urban professional. Many cities have an array of bars offering the best drink and food specials that a foodie could dream of. They compete with one another to see who can draw in the best after work crowds with the best specials. JKGF is […]

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Shrimp+Crab= Summer Cocktail Salad
[ 1 ] July 30, 2008 |

Shrimp+Crab= Summer Cocktail Salad

Shrimp+Crab= Summer Cocktail Salad1 head of lettuce (chopped)10 cooked shrimp (chopped)1 lb. crab meat (cleaned and picked free of shells)1/4 cup chopped green pepper1/4 cup shredded carrots1 tbsp. sliced green onionsCombine all of these ingredients together in a bowl.Now for the Dressing:1 tbsp. chopped fresh parsley2 tsp. fresh lemon juice1/4 tsp. grated lemon zest1 tbsp. […]

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