Espresso dry rub
1/2 cup packed dark brown sugar
1/2 cup kosher salt
1/2 cup ground espresso beans
2 tablespoons ground black pepper
2 tablespoons granulated garlic
1 tablespoon ground cumin
2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
2 teaspoons cayenne
Combine all ingredients, can be stored in cool dry place for 6 months
Grilled Onions and Sweet Pepper
1 large Vidalia onion
1 bag of sweet peppers
1/4 cup oil oil
salt and pepper
Peel onion and cut into 1/2" thick slices keeping them whole. Brush with oil, season with salt and pepper and place on hot grill for 1 to 3 minutes and then turn. Finish the other side the same. For the pepper: Toss in a bowl with oil, salt and pepper. Place on hot grill and keep them moving, letting them sit for no longer that 1 minute before moving them. Cook until slightly charred
Grilled Watermelon with Arugula
1 small seedless watermelon
1 bag of baby arugula
6 oz. crumbled goat cheese
Small bottle of balsamic glaze
1/4 cup canola oil
salt and pepper
Trim the watermelon for just the fruit and then cut into 1" slices and then into squares. Brush lightly with oil on one side and place on hot grill just long enough to mark the melon, less than a minute. On a plate place a small mound of baby arugula, then the watermelon, season with salt and pepper. Now drizzle the balsamic on top and finish with crumbled goat cheese.
Strawberry Vanilla whipped cream parfait
1 pint strawberries
1 pint vanilla ice cream
1 cup fresh whipping cream
2 tablespoons sugar
Splash triple sec
1/2 cup crunchy topping
Allow ice cream to soften. Whip the whipping cream into soft peak. Fold in soft ice cream and put into a container and place back in the freezer to set, at least 1 hour. Clean and slice strawberries, toss with sugar and triple sec and set aside for 1/2 an hour. In 12 oz. glass layer the strawberries and ice cream an then finish with crunchy topping.
A North County community leader who's known as a bicycle and pedestrian safety advocate was hit by a truck and seriously injured while riding her bicycle in Encinitas early Saturday.
It's been nearly one month since a group of Central American migrants made the long trek through Mexico to the border in Tijuana. They have since been moved east, but their living conditions are still poor - so local faith leaders are calling for help.
Four people were displaced when a fire damaged their South Bay home Sunday morning, authorities said.
A prominent Los Angeles-area obstetrician has denied allegations by more than 20 former patients that he assaulted, harassed or harmed them during treatment, according to a newspaper investigation.
Dozens of people bearing flowers or stuffed animals attended a funeral for a newborn girl found dead in July along a Southern California highway.
All southbound lanes of Interstate 5 will be closed from 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m. starting tonight and continuing through Monday, according to the San Diego Association of Governments.
A winter storm in the southeastern United States was impacting travel Sunday, causing the cancellation of more than 1,000 flights, including some to and from San Diego.
A 27-year-old man suffered non-life threatening injuries despite being shot at least eight times while walking on a sidewalk Sunday morning in the Chollas View community of San Diego.
On December 8th, 2008, tragedy struck in University City after an F-18 fighter jet came crashing down striking two homes.