Mar 24
Garlic Roasted Shrimp with Homemade Cocktail Sauce
24 Mar, 2015. 0 Comments. Apodaca’s Appetite. Posted By: admin
Instead of plain boiled shrimp, these roasted shrimp are flavored with garlic, Old Bay seasoning, and red pepper flakes. The homemade cocktail sauce has more spice and zest compared to the store bought variety and compliments the shrimp perfectly. This amazing recipe comes to you courtesy of Garlic Roasted Shrimp with Homemade Cocktail Sauce Ingredients: For the shrimp: 2 pounds jumbo shrimp, peeled and deveined with tails attached 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 2 garlic cloves, finely minced 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes 1 tablespoon fresh Italian parsley, finely chopped 1 teaspoon Old Bay seasoning kosher salt and…
Mar 24
The Secret to Making the Perfect Steak Indoors
24 Mar, 2015. 0 Comments. Apodaca’s Appetite. Posted By: admin has the secret to making the perfect steak indoors! For most people, the platonic ideal of a steak involves a hot, smoky grill — the elemental meeting of fire and meat. But some of the best steaks you'll ever have will come out of a frying pan. The difference is in the crust. Most grilled steaks, when seared over extremely hot coals or gas burners, take on the intense flavor of the black-charred grill marks. But a hot pan distributes heat evenly over the surface of the steak, letting you get a rich, deeply flavored crust. Instead of charring…
Mar 24
Man Arrested After Paying Taxes with Folded Dollar Bills
24 Mar, 2015. 0 Comments. Blog News. Posted By: admin
Well this is definitely one way to pay your debt to Uncle Sam! Timothy Andrew Norris, a 27-year-old Wichita Falls, Texas man, headed on over to the Wichita County Courthouse to pay his $600 property tax bill. However... because he knows that nobody likes to pay their taxes, he figured he'd pay his bill with singles. OK, funny enough but the fun ended there because not only was he paying in single dollar bills, they were also folded so tight that it took "office personnel 6 minutes to unfold each bill"! Impressive! Yup. If you're doing the math, that means…
Mar 24
While Trying to Escape, Seattle Burglar Gets Stuck In Air Vent
24 Mar, 2015. 0 Comments. Blog News. Posted By: admin
A resident of an apartment complex caught a burglar in the act of stealing quarters from a soda machine in the laundry room. When he realized he was caught, he created quite an interesting escape attempt. He blocked the door and attempted to escape by cutting through drywall. He ran into a basement masonry wall and then tried to craw out of a vent. However, he got trapped and had to call for help. Best part of the story? The firefighters who rescued him asked if he needed any medical attention. His response was "heroin". Oh man... Read another bail…
Mar 23
 Son Kills Parents After Hearing Voices in His Head
23 Mar, 2015. 0 Comments. Blog News. Posted By: admin
A Juarez man this week was sentenced to 40 years in prison for killing his father and stepmother. Motive? His dad was flirting with his girlfriend. A judge convicted Carlos Sebastian Garcia de Avila, whose age was not released, of homicide in these deaths. Garcia de Avila told investigators that he heard voices in his head telling him to kill his dad after he gave a flirty compliment to his girlfriend. The man first stabbed his stepmother to death and dragged her body to another room, cleaned up the blood and stabbed and killed his father when he got home.…
Mar 18
Apodaca’s Appetite: Apple, Bacon & Pecan Salad with Garlic Balsamic Dressing
18 Mar, 2015. 0 Comments. Apodaca’s Appetite. Posted By: admin
Lauren's Latest is at it again with this new salad. Apples + Bacon + Pecans + leftover BBQ chicken + Garlicky Balsamic goodness = YUM! A nice way to eat greens with some hearty meat. Ingredients: 6 cups red leaf lettuce, washed and torn 1 fuji apple, washed and diced 4 slices hickory smoked bacon, cooked and crumbled 4 tablespoons toasted and chopped pecans 1 small grilled chicken breast {leftovers!} Dressing: 1 clove garlic, grated 2 teaspoons dijon mustard 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar 3-4 tablespoons olive oil salt & pepper, to taste Directions: Place all salad ingredients into a large…
Mar 18
Apodaca’s Appetite: Deep-Fried Guacamole
18 Mar, 2015. 0 Comments. Apodaca’s Appetite. Posted By: admin
Check out this Deep-Fried Guac recipe from crushed crips & guacamole deep fried together. Can't wait to try! Directions With a fork, mix together avocados, tomato, garlic, onion, salt, pepper and lemon juice to achieve a smooth consistency. Chill, covered, until using. Once chilled, create golf ball-size balls out of the guacamole. Roll the balls to coat in the crushed chips. Heat 2 inches of canola oil in a large skillet to 375 degrees. Deep-fry the guacamole balls until golden brown and serve. Ingredients 2  ripe Hass avocados, peeled and seeded 1  plum tomato, cored and diced into 1/4-inch pieces 1  clove garlic,…
Mar 17
In Dog We Trust: Florida Sheriff’s Typo
17 Mar, 2015. 0 Comments. Blog News. Posted By: admin
A freshly printed rug greeted visitors to a Florida Sheriff’s office for three weeks before noticing “In God We Trust” was actually spelled incorrectly as “In Dog We Trust.” Either someone fell off the auto-correct wagon or they are just an avid dog lover… either way, the rug was removed because of the embarrassing typo. Read another bail bond blog: $1.4 Million Bond for Man Arrested for Lobster Violations Original article: Florida Sheriff's New Rug Is Removed After Embarrassing Typo Is Spotted  
Mar 13
El Paso’s Most Wanted Criminals
13 Mar, 2015. 0 Comments. Blog News. Posted By: admin
Crime Stoppers of El Paso have released El Paso’s most-wanted fugitives as of March, 2015. Anyone with information on the fugitives listed may call 566-8477. Callers may remain anonymous and are eligible for a cash reward. PALACIOS, OMAR (34) DOB 07/04/1980 h/m 5’7” 210 lbs. Black Hair Brown Eyes DELIVERY OF MARIJUANA >50LBS < 2,000LBS - $80,000 BOND NARVAIZ, GILBERT (41) DOB 03/17/1973 h/m 5’5” 162 lbs. Brown Head Brown Eyes BURGLARY OF HABITATION - *NO BOND* Salas, Jovanni dob 04/26/81 H/M 5’08” 178 lbs. Brown Hair Brown Eyes Assault Causes Injury $3,000 Bond Original Article & image credit: Crime Stoppers
Mar 12
Apodaca’s Appetite – Restaurant Review: Block Table & Tap, El Paso
12 Mar, 2015. 0 Comments. Apodaca’s Appetite. Posted By: admin
Trae is at it again! Today’s rave restaurant review is about Block Table & Tap at 4172 N. Mesa Street in El Paso. With rustic dishes, handcrafted cocktails, beer on tap and delicious wine, Trae was not only impressed, but already making plans for a repeat visit. Check out his comments below. 2/25/15 – Midweek Date Night at Block Table & Tap Wednesday night with no teenagers to feed or help with homework, so my wife and I decided to try Block Table & Tap for a midweek date night and quiet dinner. We walked into a clean and inviting environment…