Category Archives: Cuisine

Sloppy Joe

Sloppy Joe

Yes, Sloppy Joe’s…the oft maligned cafeteria and campground food. Essentially, Sloppy Joe’s are known for being cheap, quick, and composed mostly of processed foods. They’re not necessarily known for being tasty. However, we’re here to tell you that Sloppy Joe’s can be delicious and made from foods you can pronounce, while still retaining the trademarkContinue Reading

BLT with Homemade Mayonnaise and 7 Grain Bread

BLT with Homemade Mayonnaise and 7 Grain Bread

I know what you’re thinking…a BLT?? Can that really be considered a ‘recipe?’ I would argue ‘YES’ in this case, because while most of us have had a classic BLT, how many of us have tried one with homemade mayonnaise and fresh baked and toasted multi-grain bread? It also doesn’t hurt to get the bestContinue Reading

Linguine with Clam Sauce

Linguine with Clam Sauce

This is one of those meals that I’m surprised that we haven’t already made in the almost 5 years of Rampant Cuisine. It’s such an elegant classic and yet so simple and delicious…a comfort food that works for any season. I had the idea to try this recipe for a very boring reason…it turns outContinue Reading

Shrimp Lo Mein

Shrimp Lo Mein

This is one of those take out staples that is actually, quicker, healthier, and much tastier to make at home…especially if your local Chinese take out place looks like it should be closed by the health inspectors. It also helps that more obscure ingredients (like lo mein noodles) are becoming more and more readily availableContinue Reading

Monkey Bread

Monkey Bread

Nathan and I were in Chicago for work recently and met friends for Sunday brunch while we were there. Chicagoans are serious about their brunch and the restaurant was super crowded…we had to wait awhile for our table even though we had a reservation. As a way of apologizing for the wait, the hostess broughtContinue Reading