Copycat Catalina Salad Dressing Recipe (made with Sugar Recipe)

Growing up mom would always but Creamy French, Thousand Island, Russian and a Ranch salad dressings. Those were the stands in the house until one of the local steak houses had French Catalina Salad Dressing. . . Well guess what became the new standard and eventually replace the Creamy French dressing. . . You got it, Catalina. Well I think […]

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Barbecue or Sloppy Joe’s

In the Berks County area of Pennsylvania, the Pennsylvania Dutch and the Coal Region call Sloppy Joe’s by another name Barbecues or BBQ for short. Growing up I would see those television commercials for Manwich® or Sloppy Joe’s I and would think to myself. . . gosh who would ever want that. Even at school they served Barbecues. It was not until I was in my twenties that I learned the truth these are the same thing.

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