State & Main Kitchen and Bar

My brother and sister-in-law came to town for the weekend, and we hooked up for dinner and drinks. My brother lives in Edmonton, and last year, we welcomed his beautiful wife into our zany family. They had a small beach wedding in the Mayan Riviera, with family and close friends. It was perfect. We decided […]

Dark Chocolate Garlic Steak Marinade

Marinades can make or break your meat. Once upon a time, I used too much vinegar to marinate flank steak, and the result was…well, it was disgustingly acidic. My boyfriend tried to convince me that it was palatable, but he’s a terrible liar. Fortunately, these failures are a rarity and most marinades are a success, […]