What Should Tallahassee Cook? – Slow Cooker Falafel


By William Kristoph

Check out this Slow Cooker Falafel recipe by Stephanie O’Dea that is quickly becoming a family favorite in our house.

As you can see above, it looks fantastic. It also tastes great and is super easy to make. Here are a couple of suggestions I have that differ from the original recipe.

  1. Just dump everything into a food processor. There is no need to mash the garbanzos with a fork. They blend nicely in the food processor with everything else all at once.
  2. A quick greek yogurt sauce is wonderful on the wrap. Fresh dill is better, but dry dill works too. I also prefer lime juice over lemon in the sauce.
  3. Back off the amount of cayenne pepper to 1/8 teaspoon max unless you want a big spicy kick. For some reason 1/4 teaspoon was VERY spicy when I first tried these.



What Should Tallahassee Cook? – Buffalo Chicken Chili

By William Kristoph

Buffalo Chicken Chili by Hungry Girl

Chili is good. Buffalo style chicken wings are good. Neither is particularly great for my health. My wife is on a health kick lately, so my health is benefiting. We tried out Hungry Girl’s Buffalo Chicken Chili recipe last week. I was skeptical to start and I was even more skeptical after the food was done cooking in the slow cooker. But, I’m happy to report that this ended up as a very good chicken chili recipe that I will make and eat again. If you’re trying to eat better, love wings and chili then I suggest you check it out for dinner one night soon.

Hungry Girl’s Buffalo Chicken Chili

Buffalo Chicken Chili by Hungry Girl
Tasty and not terrible for your health! Hungry Girl’s Buffalo Chicken Chili
Photo by William Kristoph using iPhone 4.

Wednesday Pictures – Slow Cooked BBQ Pork Sandwich

Slow Cooked BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich
Probably the best BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich I've ever made. Photo by William Kristoph.

Ever have a craving for food? Ever get to the point where you just have to make it yourself? Behold my slow cooked BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich. I wore the biggest smile on my face after eating that bad boy. Two weeks of really, really wanting this kind of sandwich was finally satisfied. Sometimes it’s all about the simple pleasures in life.