Six Expert Tips for Grilling Burgers + Hamburger Recipes

By Jennifer Fisher, TheFitFork.com

Grill a better hamburger with these six expert tips.

Hurray, it’s May and National Hamburger Month! That means 31 wonderful days of celebrating perhaps my favorite food of all time – the hamburger! The is no question my hamburger game is strong, not only as connoisseur of every fine burger joint in town, but also as a self-proclaimed expert on how to grill ‘em up best at home.  So, that being said, let’s get right down to the meat of the matter . . . and, at the bottom of the post, don’t miss the bonanza of nine beef burgers I have rounded up for your home-cooking pleasure. Continue reading

Beef on a Budget: Tips for Saving on Groceries

Saving on groceries isn’t difficult, but it often feels that way. We’ve all been there — wandering through the aisles of the grocery store and loading up the cart with weekly food essentials only to be greeted by a much higher number than anticipated upon getting to payment at checkout. It happens to all of us. Even the most extreme couponers face sticker shock from time to time while food shopping. Thankfully, it doesn’t have to be this way, particularly when shopping for beef.

Yes, you heard us right – beef. When planned properly, you can purchase the beef that your family loves while staying within an economical budget (we’ve tried it – it CAN be done!). Here are a few money-saving tips to keep in mind the next time you go grocery shopping:

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Cinco de Mayo Recipe Fun: Grilled Steak Tacos with Poblano-Mango Salsa

Cinco de Mayo: Grilled Steak Tacos with Poblano-Mango Salsa

Cinco de Mayo is a huge deal in Texas – not only because of our state’s rich Mexican heritage, but also due to the amazing food and drink options the holiday brings around each year. While there are many festivities taking place around my city, this May I decided to take the fiesta in-house by whipping up a Cinco de Mayo recipe for yummy Grilled Steak Tacos with Poblano-Mango Salsa (and possibly a margarita or two) for my friends and family. Continue reading