Appetizers

Beer Bacon Caramel Corn

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Sweet caramel pairs up with a light, Summer beer, bacon, pretzels, and walnuts. NOM!

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12 ounces beer (Gordon Biersch Summerbrau)
14 ounces sweetened condensed milk
1/2 cup popcorn
1/4 cup coconut oil
1/2 cup turkey bacon bits
1/2 cup pretzel pieces (Pepperidge Farm Goldfish pretzels)
1/2 cup walnuts, chopped
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 teaspoon baking soda
Remove the label from the can of sweetened condensed milk. Place it in a pot of water to cover, bring to a boil, and simmer for 2 hours, turning once halfway through. Remove from water and allow to cool...
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Nutritions

Calories
209

Sodium
214mg
8% DV

Fat
8g
13% DV

Protein
4g
9% DV

Carbs
25g
8% DV

Fiber
0.9g
3% DV

Stewed Okra and Tomatoes is a classic Southern dish! Flavored with bacon, onion, garlic and cider vinegar, you know these vegetables are bound to be good. Serve garden fresh okra and tomatoes during the summer months, or use canned and frozen ingredients in the off-season. Paired with a side of cornbread, this is a simple and affordable dish to enjoy year-round!

3 slices thick cut bacon
1 small Vidalia onion
2 cloves garlic
2 15.5 oz cans diced tomatoes
1 T sugar
2 t fresh thyme leaves
1 dried bay leaf
1/2 t apple cider vinegar
1/2 t Worcestershire sauce
2 c fresh or frozen okra
salt and pepper ( to taste )
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  • In a large skillet or Dutch oven, cook bacon until the bacon is starting to get crispy and the fat is rendered, about 5 minutes.
  • Add the onion and garlic; saute for 5 more...
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Nutritions

Calories
1105

Sodium
1147mg
47% DV

Fat
114g
176% DV

Protein
1g
3% DV

Carbs
4g
1% DV

Fiber
2g
8% DV