Low- and Slow-Smoked BBQ Meats are a Perfect Match for Tacos

Low- and Slow-Smoked BBQ Meats are a Perfect Match for Tacos

For National Taco Day, we’re celebrating the best way we know how: Kansas City BBQ Tacos and ice cold beers. Tacos — one of the world’s most perfect street foods — have been around in the US since 1905 or so, estimates food historian Jeffrey Pilcher (Planet Taco: A Global History of Mexican Food). Easy ... Read More
 
Picnic Ideas

Picnic Ideas

Is there any better way to spend a summer day than by picnicking outside — eating en plein air? With Kansas City’s park system, there’s no shortage of places to picnic so the only tricky part is packing everything up to go. Below we’ve put together a list of everything you need for your picnic ... Read More
 
What You Need to Know About the Solar Eclipse In Kansas City

What You Need to Know About the Solar Eclipse In Kansas City

Chances are, you’ve heard we have a solar eclipse headed this way, and whether you’re a scientist or not, you’ve probably caught on to the fact that it’s a pretty big deal. Why? Total solar eclipses happen every 18 months, but their paths occur all over the globe — from Antarctica to Russia. The last ... Read More
 
Celebrate National Chicken Wing Day!

Celebrate National Chicken Wing Day!

You may call it the Chicken Wing or the Buffalo Wing, but whatever you call it, the wing has become an American favorite over the last 50 years! Check out the evolution of how we all came to love the Chicken Wing!
 
How to Host a Fun and Stress-Free Graduation Party

How to Host a Fun and Stress-Free Graduation Party

There are few better reasons in life to throw a party than a high school or college graduation. Everyone is out of school, summer has arrived, and your family, your grad, and their friends are experiencing a momentous life experience and change. The last thing you want though, is for hosting a party to turn ... Read More
 
How to Host the Best Tailgate at Kauffman Stadium

How to Host the Best Tailgate at Kauffman Stadium

Baseball season is finally here, and all is right in Kansas City. And while a certain parking lot to the west may be more well-known for its epic tailgates, Kauffman Stadium’s lot is no slouch. There’s nothing quite like a warm summer evening spent sharing a few drinks and bites with friends and family before ... Read More
 
Recipe: Bourbon Candied Bacon

Recipe: Bourbon Candied Bacon

Bacon — especially smoked bacon — is so fantastic on its own, it doesn’t seem like there could be any improvement. But a little bourbon and a little sweetness takes it to another level we couldn’t have dreamed possible. The best part about this recipe is that, like regular bacon, it’s addictive on its own, ... Read More
 
Iconic Kansas City Foods to Serve at Your Wedding

Iconic Kansas City Foods to Serve at Your Wedding

Wedding food used to be simple — chicken or beef? — and let’s face it, also a little boring. These days couples are personalizing every aspect of their wedding, and one of the best ways to give guests a taste of your personalities, as well as set a mood, is through food. It also happens ... Read More