This is outside of the normal scope of blogging, but I’m hoping that you, my gentle readers, can do me a favor. My father is entered into a contest on the Food Network, having to do with creating recipes using ingredients native to his home state of Washington. He needs your votes though, so if you could click on this link right here and scroll and down to the video and then vote “Yes” if you like the recipe, it would be greatly appreciated. You don’t have to buy anything or enter your email address, just click the link, scroll down to the video, and vote “yes”.
For the gun angle, there are a couple of neat points. Columbia Crest winery donates money to NRA, so that’s cool, and Traeger (the brand of smoker my dad uses) has in the past partnered with Smith & Wesson to produce S&W branded grills, of which I have two.