7 Tasty Ways To Level Up Your Next Catan Night

These days, you can nerd up your dining room with everything from a Sonic Screwdriver cutlery set to Death Star chip and dip bowls. The next time you invite folks over for to spend a few quality hours ending lifelong friendships by playing Settlers of Catan, decorate your table with something more than a chunk of firewood and a leg of lamb.

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Catan-Tastic Complete Friendsgiving Recipe Plan

Wood for Sheep: The Settlers of Catan Cookbook - Thanksgiving Board

If you’re hosting your first Friendsgiving, it can be hard to figure out where to start. Whether your guests are students enjoying their first American Thanksgiving or friends who can’t make it home to their families, you can still present them with an impressive, traditional meal while also keeping it casual. I’ve simplified these recipes with the goal of helping

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Make a Settlers of Catan Cake Faster Than You Can Play The Game

It’s no surprise I freaking love Settlers of Catan. Heck, I wrote a whole cookbook around the game. But let’s be honest – sometimes, even Overlords have lazy days.  Whoever’s in charge of cranking out a gazillion new silicone cake molds every week made my life a hell of a lot easier when they caught onto the fact that if

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Settlers of the Noms: Personalized Nacho Board

There are nearly 200 recipes in Wood for Sheep: The Unauthorized Settlers Cookbook, but this is my favorite of the easy edible boards. If you’re barely comfortable in that room with the hot box, the cold box, and the sharp objects, you can still host a kick ass game night that’ll impress all your friends, because this barely requires any

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Settlers of the Noms: All-American Meatloaf Board

I’m once more working on Wood for Sheep: The Unauthorized Settlers Cookbook. This photo came out as delicious as the meal. I couldn’t resist sharing my hearty All-American meatloaf board. This All-American map has a meatloaf main course (mountains) with sides of corn (fields), peas (pasture) and asparagus (forest). The hills were supposed to be roasted beets, but they came

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Settlers of the Noms: Cold Salad Picnic Board

Summer is around the corner, which means means it’s time to start courting your future ant minions by coercing innocent humans into dining outdoors. My go-to picnic dishes are always cold salads. I don’t have to worry about off temperature chicken giving people food poisoning, the vegans have something to eat other than a head of wilting lettuce, but most

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Settlers of the Noms: Breakfast O Rama

It’s time for some more good, old fashioned food porn. I’m making steady, tasty progress on Wood for Sheep: The Unauthorized Settlers Cookbook. Behold below my biscuit bar (complete with hex shaped biscuits made from scratch), waffle bar (including bananas foster fields) and, because I live in Texas, the Breakfast Taco Bar. I know you’re all disappointed that “breakfast tacos”

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