Category Archives: Brunch

Sunnyside Duck Egg Tacos with Green Chorizo Gravy

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 8 / 10 8 / 10 This is super tasty breakfast item, though better with homemade biscuits than it is with tacos. The green chorizo gravy is pretty unbelievable – restaurant worthy.       Dish … Continue reading

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Asparagus and Cheese Popover with Spicy Herb Oil

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 7 / 10 7.5 / 10 Bobby Flay’s recipes are always phenomenal. This was another great brunch recipe that is not overly-difficult. Dish Asparagus and Cheese Popover with Spicy Herb Oil Recipe Source Brunch at Bobby’s Difficulty 3 … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Brioche Pretzels

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 7.5 / 10 6.5 / 10 Pretty good breakfast pastry item, but doesn’t blow you away. Our Kitchenaid mixer doesn’t work with the dough hook (it starts shaking madly and then knocks the bowl off the … Continue reading

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Milk Bar Cinnamon Bun Pie

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 4.5 / 10 6 / 10 Wanting to test out a brunch recipe for Thanksgiving, I found this in the Milk Bar Cookbook and gave it a shot. I thought it was pretty good, but Emily … Continue reading

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Pancakes with Bacon and Chile

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 7.5 / 10 8 / 10 This is a really good brunch recipe. These pancakes are super thin, almost like mini crepes you stack up on top of each other. As such, they feel lighter than … Continue reading

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Best Blueberry Muffins

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 8 / 10 7.5 / 10 Stanley’s (Chicago’s version of Pipkins and super cheap) had a sale where you could buy an entire case of blueberries for $2. So I had to buy them and figure … Continue reading

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Banana Bread

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 8 / 10 7 / 10 This is a pretty awesome recipe for banana bread. You use frozen bananas, defrost them, extract the liquid, then boil that liquid down to concentrate the flavor. This allows you … Continue reading

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