| Food and Drink Board|| Average temp on a Brinkman electric smoker???? - lovelsu on 12/29/13 at 10:42 am|
For years I had a Brinkman electric smoker that had no temp setting - just plugged it in and let it go. I learned how many hours it took to cook the things I smoked on it.
For Christmas I got a new electric smoker with a temp adjuster and timer. Did some sausage on it based on the recommended t...
| Food and Drink Board|| Help with beef bottom round rump roast - lovelsu on 6/29/13 at 5:16 pm|
My mom used to cook the best beef roast I ever tasted. Alas, never watched how she made it and every one I have ever cooked is dry and tough (I know overcooked). Could someone please tell me the best way to cook a moist, tender rump roast (little less then 4 lbs.).
I have tried various recipes ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Cabbage Rolls Recipe - lovelsu on 12/11/12 at 10:07 pm|
Anybody have a "to die for" cabbage rolls recipe? Have a recipe I have used before but last year turned out a litte dry. Want to make them ahead of time for New Years day.
| Food and Drink Board|| Fatest time to bake a potato - lovelsu on 6/1/12 at 10:40 pm|
What is the highest temp/fastest time I can bake a potato (in a regular oven)? Please no microwave comments - I hate baked potatos from the microwave.
| Tiger Rant|| Washington - Day or Night game??? - lovelsu on 6/1/12 at 11:21 am|
I know a lot of you are good at analyzing game times based on other games being played - thoughts on the Washington game? Trying to determine what time to book a flight on 9/8.
| Food and Drink Board|| Roasting a pig in a Cajun Microwave - lovelsu on 3/15/12 at 5:53 pm|
A friend of mine from CA just called asking for a recipe roasting a pig in a Cajun Microwave. As I have never done one I knew the best place to go was the F&D board for good recipes, tips, suggestions. Searched on the internet but did not find the kind of info I knew the experts here could give. ...
| Tiger Rant|| Question for Antique Tiger - lovelsu on 12/5/11 at 3:58 pm|
A friend just gave me a minuture black cast iron skillet that has LSU at the top (inside of the skillet) then a tiger face (hard to make out) and TIGERS at the bottom - have you ever seen one of these??
It is pretty old from what I can tell - small amount of rust....
| Food and Drink Board|| Do you put soy sauce in the fridge? - lovelsu on 11/17/11 at 10:18 pm|
Tonight used some soy sauce and happened to glance at the bottle and saw "Refrigerate after opening" - I was a taken aback as I have always kept bottled soy sauce in my pantry and never refrgerated it. Can soy sauce go bad????...
| Food and Drink Board|| Homemade Ice Cream - lovelsu on 7/3/11 at 11:51 pm|
Thinking of making some homemade ice cream for the 4th. Have been looking at recipes and some call for cooking the base and some do not. Anyone have any experience and preferences? The ones that call for cooking include eggs and I would think would make a richer ice cream. Any thoughts or recipe...
| Food and Drink Board|| Cactus Leaves - lovelsu on 4/24/11 at 5:06 pm|
Ran into the produce section of Wal-Mart(I never buy groceries at Wal Mart) the other day to grab a couple of bell peppers and saw cactus leaves. Has anyone here ever cooked cactus leaves and if so how are they prepared and what do they taste like? :confused:...
| Food and Drink Board|| Buying fresh shrimp directly from boats in Delcambre - lovelsu on 9/17/10 at 8:50 pm|
A few months ago I heard about this website and signed up on it. Due to the oil spill had not heard anything from them but got my first email today. It is really a cool concept for anyone who wants to buy directly from the fishermen. It is just not shrimp - each fishermen lists what they fish and...
| Food and Drink Board|| Came up a new game snack - Buffalo Chicken Quesadillas - lovelsu on 9/12/10 at 9:05 pm|
A few weeks ago I baked a chicken and overcooked it so it was a little dry. Looked around the kitchen and had some wing sauce so I de-boned the chicken, made up the wing sauce, mixed the two together, topped with cheese and baked it as a casserole (topped with ranch or blue cheese dressing) and it ...
| Oil Rig Disaster Forum|| Types of companies that will be affected by the moritorium - lovelsu on 6/10/10 at 9:18 pm|
We all know the oil companies will be severely impacted by the moritorium. What other types of companies will be affected. I will start the list:
1. Supply boats
2. Helicopter supply companies
3. Drilling fluid companies (though they made a fortune during the "top kill" attempt....
| Food and Drink Board|| Website to order seafood directly from fishermen - lovelsu on 6/3/10 at 8:08 am|
This is a really cool idea for anyone who is close to Delcambre.
[quote]Simply register online and receive an email message as to when a boat will arrive at the dock with fresh shrimp and...
| Oil Rig Disaster Forum|| Interesting video on how well hay can absorb oil - lovelsu on 5/20/10 at 3:35 pm|
Probably would not work but it would be a way to try to absorb the oil using green methods
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| How can I download an audio file from WWL - lovelsu on 3/18/10 at 8:02 am|
Can anyone tell me how I can download an audio file from WWL? I love the Saints/Colts "We are the Champions" remix and really want to download it but don't know how [link=(http://www.wwl.com/pages/6241031.php)]LINK[/link] :confused:
| Food and Drink Board|| When to put on bar-b-que sauce (cooking time) when smoking ribs - lovelsu on 3/4/10 at 3:08 pm|
I am smoking some ribs - I like sauce on my ribs - when is the best time to start applying the sauce??? I use a water smoker and they take about 4 hours to cook.
Any advice would be appreciated....
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Super Bowl Champion Shirts with final score??? - lovelsu on 2/13/10 at 9:39 am|
I am looking for Superbowl Champion shirts with both teams helmets and the final score. I can find either with the helmets and a few with the final score but none with both. Has anyone seen shirts with the helmets and the final score??...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Pictures from the parade - lovelsu on 2/11/10 at 1:56 pm|
Decided at the last minute to go to the parade and rushed out and forgot my camera :rolleyes:
Does anyone have any good pictures they could send me? I was so pissed as the float with Devery stopped right in front of us for about 5 minutes and no camera (he is one of my favorites).
If anyone i...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Brett Farve grinning after personal foul - lovelsu on 1/28/10 at 8:38 am|
Re-watched the game last night. When Brett Farve acted like he was hurt and Hargrove got the personal foul they showed Brett after the flag grinning like the cat who ate the canary.
Did anyone else notice this?
He was not grinning or faking a few plays later.
| Political Talk|| Credit Card Changes - am I the only one seeing changes - lovelsu on 12/15/09 at 11:37 am|
Since the legislation passed to limit the credit card industry I have had several disturbing changes take place on some of my credit cards. Now granted I did have a large number of credit cards but I have never been late or missed a payment. My credit score is 763 which is considered excellent. H...
| Food and Drink Board|| Italian Sausage in spaghetti? - lovelsu on 12/10/09 at 3:43 pm|
The spaghetti thread got me hungry for spaghetti and I was wondering does anyone use ground Italian sausage in their spaghetti or just ground beef? I make a meat sauce as well as meatballs and usually just use ground beef but I love ground Italian sausage. Anyone got any suggestions?
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Bring back Deuce!!!! - lovelsu on 12/9/09 at 10:22 am|
Any chance of this? Would love to see Deuce get a SB ring for all of his hard work through the years :bow:...
| Food and Drink Board|| Oyster Ban - lovelsu on 11/18/09 at 10:52 pm|
I remember reading a thread a few weeks ago about a potential ban on oysters during warm months. I got this email from David Vitter - just wanted to share:
I wanted to share with you some good news for those of us who enjoy Louisiana oysters and for the Louisiana oyster i...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Help - Good place to watch game in Quarter - lovelsu on 11/18/09 at 9:10 am|
Right now I am on my fiancee's sh&^ list because we have to be in New Orleans on Sunday, and as we have to check out of the hotel by 11:00 AM no place for him to watch the game.
Can someone plese tell me a good place where he can watch the game in the Quarter. I don;t know how the bars are in New ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Saint Francisville take out options - lovelsu on 10/9/09 at 8:04 pm|
Will be in a hotel in Saint Francisville tomorrow night for the game. Does anyone have any suggestions on places we can get things like wings, pizza, etc. to snack on while watching the game?
Thanks in advance.
| Tiger Rant|| Directions - Help! - lovelsu on 9/9/09 at 8:15 pm|
I have always gone to LSU from 1-10 West, which I can drive with my eyes closed. However, Saturday we are meeting friends with an RV (coming in from Slidell) at the Albertson's on College. I mapquested for the best directions it they were totally bassackwards. Looking at a map I am thinking stay ...
| Tiger Rant|| Parking advice near Vetmed - lovelsu on 8/26/09 at 10:13 am|
For the Vandy game we are meeting family who will be tailgating in the Vetmed lot(RV). We plan on arriving around 9:00 AM. Will I be able to find free parking close to the Vetmed lot or would I be better buying a parking pass in the Alex Box west lot? Any advice would really be appreciated....
| Tiger Rant|| My new favorite Tiger - Josh Downs - lovelsu on 8/9/09 at 8:05 am|
Last year all the articles I read about Josh Downs really impressed me about this young man's character. He was in RR's shadow and just quietly did his best to get a scholly to LSU. When I read the...
| Tiger Rant|| Tigertoons Football Schedule - lovelsu on 8/8/09 at 10:43 pm|