Union Chef

  • Union Chef: Baked Cranberry Brie

    By Kelly Ross

    Switch it up this Thanksgiving and try a Baked Cranberry Brie. This sweet and savory appetizer is a fresh take on a traditional Thanksgiving staple that is sure to wow your guests. With pops of brilliant colors it is almost too pretty to eat. But rest assured it tastes as good as it looks! Like always, all of our recipes are designed to be prepared with union-made ingredients and support good jobs!

  • The Bernie Paloma

    By Kelly Ross

    A few months back, Democratic Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders gave a speech complete with a custom cocktail, the Bernie Paloma. The drink inspired by the Vermont Senator uses Vermont maple syrup to give the classic paloma a little kick. So pour yourself a drink and feel the Bern! Like always, all of our recipes are designed to be prepared with union-made ingredients and support good jobs!

  • Union Bartender: A Spooky Martini for Halloween

    By Kelly Ross

    Scare up a good time this Halloween with our Spooky Martini recipe. This eerie drink will surely satisfy all your ghoulish guests; and don’t be frightened, it’s prepared with union-made ingredients! Support fair wages and good jobs by pouring yourself one of these creepy cocktails and drink if you dare!

  • Union Chef: Hillary Clinton’s Chocolate Chip Cookies

    By Kelly Ross

    This recipe comes straight from the former First Lady and Secretary of State, Hillary Rodham Clinton. The presidential candidate baked up this recipe years ago for a cookie contest to poke fun at a previous controversial statement she had made while her husband Bill Clinton was running for office.

  • Union Bartender: Salty Dog

    By Kelly Ross

    National Vodka Day (October 4) calls for an easy, classy cocktail, so we’re going with the Salty Dog. This simple cocktail mixes vodka with a splash of grapefruit juice (also known as a Greyhound) for a tart and refreshing beverage, then adds a little personality by putting salt on the rim.

  • Union Chef: Picture Perfect Pumpkin Pancakes

    By Kelly Ross

    It’s the season of the pumpkin! As fall rolls in and temperatures begin to drop our favorite pumpkin recipes are popping up everywhere. Pumpkin-spice lattes, muffins and scones can be found at almost every coffee shop or bakery, but rarely will you find pumpkin pancakes.

  • Video: Beer Cheese Beer Brats

    By Kelly Ross

    Bratwurst and beer go together like peanut butter and jelly. You just don’t have one without the other. Nevertheless, this easy one-pot meal takes the Beer and Brat duo we love so much to a whole other level. With Labor 411’s list of 230 union-made beers you should have no problem trying out this beer infused recipe. Check out this video to see how it’s done. As always, all of our recipes are designed to be prepared with union-made ingredients and support good jobs.

  • Union Chef: National Cheeseburger Day

    By Kelly Ross

    The cheeseburger has become an American favorite over the years, and why shouldn’t it be? It has everything the quintessential good old fashioned American meal calls for: cheese, meat and carbs all wrapped up in an easy-to-eat package. This finger food even has a holiday named after it, National Cheeseburger Day, which is September 18. So today try this fun take on the age old recipe! As always, all of our recipes are designed to be prepared with union-made ingredients and support good jobs.

  • Union-Made Muscle in a Family Car: This New 345 HP Ford Does 0-62 in 4.7 secs

    By Sahid Fawaz

    Ford's newest addition to its lineup has everyone drooling. It's a four door, all-wheel drive hatchback that oh by the way produces 347 lb-ft torque and 345 horsepower that gets it from 0 to 62 mph in 4.7 seconds. Those are sports cars numbers in a family car.