( Bill Hogan/Chicago Tribune )
Panini press earns its spot in the kitchen of the gadget and appliance averse.
Wood planks and banana leaves protect fish from flames, while adding flavor.
Carbonara variation: using what is on hand to adapt the dish. Yes, pork sausage works well in a pinch.
Beef, bourbon and bacon: Lure Dad back to civilization by dishing up flavors as bold as he is.