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Spiced Sausage Corn Chowder

Spiced Sausage Chowder

This hearty spiced soup gets a mild smoky flavor from the sausage. Feel free to substitute bacon or just use plain leftover chicken or turkey.



  1. In a large soup pot saute onions and peppers with olive oil for 5 minutes on medium heat.
  2. Add garlic, cook 2 minutes.
  3. Add sausage, cook 5 minutes.
  4. Add chicken stock, potato and Sweet Heat Spices.
  5. Cook for 30 minutes until the potatoes are fork tender.
  6. Add corn and milk.
  7. Reduce heat to low and simmer for 20 minutes stirring occasionally.
  8. Stir in butter to finish the soup.
  9. Serve hot.

Prep Time: 20 minutes - Cook Time: 1 hour ; Yield: 6
Serving Size: cup

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Turkey Tortilla Soup

Turkey Tortilla Soup

This recipe is perfect for leftover turkey or chicken.


  • 2 zucchini, diced
  • 1 red bell pepper, diced
  • 1 cup sweet onion, diced
  • 2 cups kale (or other greens)
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 Tbsp Sauce Goddess Latin Heat Seasoning
  • 4 cups chicken or turkey broth (made from your turkey carcass or packaged)
  • 1 cup corn tortillas diced into 1" squares (also great with the tortilla chip crumbs)
  • 2 cups chopped turkey
  • 1 cup corn (frozen, canned or fresh)
  • 1 can black beans, drained well
  • 1 lime, sliced into wedges
  • Fresh cilantro chopped to garnish
  • Salt and pepper to taste

  1. In a large soup pot sauté veggies (first 5 items) for 5-10 minutes on medium/low in olive oil and Latin Heat.
  2. Add broth and tortillas.
  3. Simmer on medium for 30 minutes. Do not let it boil.
  4. Add turkey, beans and corn.
  5. Continue cooking for 10-15 minutes.
  6. Taste. Add salt and pepper as needed.
  7. Serve steaming hot with a garnish of fresh cilantro and a squeeze of lime

Prep Time: 20 minutes - Cook Time: 1 hour ; Yield: 6
Serving Size: cup

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Molasses Kneel Downs

These are a more complicated cookie in terms of shaping the football shape. They are so darn cute once they are done.



  1. Mix the shortening, molasses, sugar and egg until smooth
  2. Sift the dry ingredients and add to the wet batter
  3. Mx to combine
  4. Refrigerate 1 hour
    Form the football
  1. Remove from the fridge and form walnut-sized balls slightly pinching the ends to form an oval
  2. or
  3. Roll the dough out and cut out the football shape
  4. Use a knife to lightly cut the look of the laces into the football
  5. Bake at 375 for 8-10 minutes

Prep Time: 30 minutes - Cook Time: 10 minutes ; Yield: 36

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Tostada Quick Snap Snack



  1. Grill on low
  2. Brush oil on each tortilla
  3. Place them oil side down on the warm grill
  4. Cook until warm and light grill marks
  5. Flip and add cheese
  6. Sprinkle with Latin Heat
  7. Once the cheese melts, remove from the grill
  8. Plate and let your guests top them with what they want
  9. They can be rolled or eaten like a tostada or taco
  10. One hand on your drink, one hand on your food

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Sweet Peach Overtime

Sweet Peach Overtime

This recipe is great for a simple dessert. Beautiful, exotic and really delicious.



  1. Grill is on low or at the end of cooking your meal
  2. Place peaches cut side up on the grill
  3. Baste with butter
  4. Sprinkle with spices (see more if you like)
  5. Grill until the skin has some nice grill marks and it's warm (about 5-10 minutes)
  6. Flip over and cook for another 5 minutes
  7. Plate and top with whipped cream or ice cream

Prep Time: 10 minutes - Cook Time: 15 minutes ; Yield: 8
Serving Size: 1/2 peach

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Triple Option Tacos


    The taco
  • corn and flour tortillas
  • shredded cabbage or lettuce
  • salsa
  • sour cream
  • shredded cheese
  • lime wedges
  • avocado slices
  • cilantro

  1. Place Tri-tip in a ziptop bag
  2. Add 1/4 cup Big & Tangy Black Pepper Sauce and 2 Tbsp Latin Heat spices
  3. Move the meat around to make sure the marinade coats the entire surface of the meat
  4. Remove the air from the bag and seal closed
  5. Refrigerate overnight or at least 4 hours (while you're on the way to the big game)
  6. Grill on high to sear
  7. Reduce heat and cook until done
  8. Let rest 5 minutes and then slice thin
  9. Serve on tortillas with extras listed above

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Cream Cheese Pile-Up

Cream Cheese Pile-Up

It doesn't get easier with this snack recipe for something sweet and spicy over whipped cream cheese. Gobble them up with chips, pita pieces, veggie sticks or fingers (if you won't like them someone else will).


  • 1 tub of whipped cream cheese
  • 1 bag of tortilla chips or ruffles (or other sturdy chip or cracker)
  • 1 jar of Sauce Goddess Sweet & Spicy sauce or Roasted Jalapeno Relish

  1. Open tub of cream cheese
  2. Run a warm or wet knife around the outside (makes the cream cheese removal easier)
  3. Flip the tub of cheese on a plate or bowl
  4. Pour half the relish or sauce over the cheese (save the second half for pouring over the cheese after the delicious top has been eaten)
  5. Serve with chips

Crazy easy but super tasty.

Prep Time: 2 minutes

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Pigskin Shrimp

Pigskin Shrimp

This is such a simple recipe but everyone loves it! Of course, bacon makes everything better.



  1. Soak toothpicks in water while you are prepping.
  2. Partially cook bacon until no longer raw. It should still be very flexible, enough to be wrapped around the shrimp. Remove from pan.
  3. Wrap a strip of bacon around each shrimp and attach soaked toothpick to hold bacon in place.
  4. Preheat the grill on medium or low coals.
  5. Pour sauce into deep bowl that is wide enough to dunk the shrimp.
  6. Dunk each shrimp in sauce and place on the grill.
  7. Cook no more than 5 minutes.
  8. Dunk again and flip to cook the other side.
  9. Repeat the process until the shrimp is cooked and the bacon and sauce are a nice caramelized color.

You can take the heat down by substituting Sticky Sweet or dial it up using Sweet Red Devil Sauce. No rules just bacon wrapped shrimp.

Prep Time: 30 minutes - Cook Time: 10 minutes ; Yield: 6
Serving Size: 2

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Gourmet Hamburger Bar

Hamburger Bar

Grilling burgers during the summer is a true red, white and blue tradition. Step your game up this season when friends and family come over by rolling out a condiment bar that's a step above.


  • favorite burger meat or vegan option
  • avocado (or guacamole)
  • bacon
  • flavorful cheeses
  • mushrooms
  • relish
  • BBQ sauce
  • hot sauce
  • onions
  • tomato
  • lettuce
  • pickles
  • mustard
  • mayonnaise
  • ketchup

  1. Make bacon on the stove to desired crispness
  2. Saute mushrooms
  3. Slice avocado in half then lengthwise
  4. Cut slices of of cheese or crumble into small pieces depending on type
  5. Slice onions and tomatoes
  6. Tear lettuce leafs into burger size pieces
  7. Grill burgers to desired wellness

Prep Time: 15 minutes - Cook Time: 30 minutes

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Cornbread Waffles with Pulled Pork and Quick Pickles

Cornbread Waffles with Pulled Pork and Quick Pickles

This recipe is a combination of 3 different Sauce Goddess recipes and was inspired by culinary experiences during a recent trip to Savannah, Georgia. The south has so many great dishes and this combines several savory flavors into one delicious ride one mouthful at a time.


    Maple butter
  • 1 cup real maple syrup
  • 1/4 cup melted butter

    Waffles
  1. Make the recipe for Sauce Goddess Corn Pudding.
  2. Stir in cheese, egg and Sweet Heat Spice Rub. Combine well.
  3. Spray, butter or oil the waffle iron.
  4. Pour in batter and cook according to iron instructions.
    Plate the Feast
  1. Place waffle on a plate.
  2. Add a bit of maple butter
  3. Top with Sauce Goddess Pulled Pork.
  4. Spoon 2 Tbsp of extra sauce over the top.
  5. Add Sauce Goddess Quick Pickles to finish.

Trade out cheddar cheese for a change of flavor, and try different toppings for other taste sensations such as using one of the Sauce Goddess Pepper relishes instead of pickles.

Prep Time: 1 hour - Cook Time: 11 hours ; Yield: 8 waffles

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