Gordo's Blog

Food, Family, and the Fourth of July

As the Fourth of July is fast approaching, we are gearing up to celebrate our countries independence with everything red, white, and blue! We have had 241 wonderful years as an independent country and have been celebrating ever since. So fire ... Read It

5 Ingredient Super Bowl Snacks

It’s time again for the Super Bowl! You know what that means! Awesome football game, hilarious commercials, and tons of food! We’ve thrown together some of Gordo’s greatest hits to wow any Super Bowl party! But with the clock running ... Read It

Beef Stroganoff VS. Gordo’s Cheese Dip

Chef Gordo here! Through my experimental cheese dip journey, the crazy idea popped up that I should try Gordo’s Cheese Dip in beef stroganoff. While traditionally you don’t use cheese dip in a recipe like beef stroganoff, here at Gordo’s, ... Read It

Ready, Set, Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time to give thanks for what we have and everyone we love. But a lot goes on behind the scenes of Thanksgiving that doesn’t get all the credit it deserves. We spend hours and hours in the ... Read It

It’s Back to School Time

The Back to School daze can be seen on the faces of most children this time of year. While some kids have already started (and who thought sending kids back to school in August was a good idea?), the rest ... Read It

Winter Got You Bored? Grab the Gordo’s

                          The power of suggestion should never be underestimated. Want proof? Say, we show you a giant plate of chicken wings – so hot, they’re still steaming – ... Read It

BACK TO SCHOOL

It’s that time of year again.  Children all over the country are going back to school.  Here are some tips to keep your family sane for this school year. 1.  Start the night before.  Have as much preparation done before ... Read It

MEAL PLANNING

Today we are going to talk about pre-planning your meals and setting up a time line.  The first way I plan my meals for the week is by looking at what meat is on sale.  That is what we eat.  Next, ... Read It

STOCK YOUR PANTRY

Let’s look at ways to organize and stock your pantry.  The first step is to discard anything stale, spoiled or expired.  Here are some basic guidlines to follow.  Canned foods last only 2 – 5 years.  Make sure to check ... Read It

Do you ever come home from a busy day and wonder “What am I going to cook for dinner”?

Do you ever come home from a busy day and wonder “What am I going to cook for dinner”? Sometimes we just don’t remember to plan ahead. Well I have a tip for you! The next time you are cooking ... Read It