Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Burger Buns by Beloit - A burger bun recipe by a guy from Beloit, now making burger buns by Beloit

Burger Buns by Beloit

Post By: Anonymous Ninety, Contributor

As a native to Beloit and the I-90 corridor, 
I know burgers are everywhere
But really great burger buns?
Not so fast
Feel free to try this recipe
It’s simple, cheap and they go best with large patties or chicken
They were a lifesaver... 
when I felt like a giant hamburger or buffalo chicken sandwich
They are dense enough to stand up to sauces, 
but don't feel like you're eating all bread

Combine: 3 1/2 cups good flour
1 envelope instant yeast
3 tablespoons soft butter
1 tablespoon olive oil
1 1/2 teaspoon sugar
1 1/2 teaspoon salt

Then add 1 egg to a 1 cup, fill rest w/warm water, then slowly add liquid 
dough should pull away from the sides of the bowl--its a art
Stand mixer ingredients for 8 minutes-ish w/hook or until you can make a doughwindow
Allow dough to rest 45 minutes in a warm place and double in size
Form 6-12 equal pieces into discs, set close together in olive oil coated pan
Rub with olive oil and coat with shredded cheeses or salts of your choice
Rise 1 hour or until tripled in size, leaves a finger mark
Bake 350 for 15-20 minutes, or till golden

Store in a sealed container

Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum 2017, just take beautiful Hwy. 61 North from I-90 at Dakota, MN

DAKOTA, MN - The I-90 corridor offers so much, but coupled with a lovely Hwy 61 drive off I-90 at Dakota, MN, the Laura Ingalls Wilder museum is an all-American stop.

In order to get to Lake Pepin and the museum, you'll have to cross the river at Wabasha, MN, but you will be hard-pressed to see a prettier backdrop! To reach the Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum, which is situated in quaint Lake Pepin, WI, we suggest an exit onto Hwy 61 northbound along the great Mississippi. You'll travel through part of the Richard J. Dorer Memorial Hardwood State Forest, and take in the beautiful landscape along the shores of the great Mississippi. According to Travel Wisconsin, the museum is "the stop for Laura buffs. Offers displays, memorabilia, antiques and souvenirs about Laura and the pioneer era." The dates and hours of operation are May 15 through October 15, daily 10 to 5.

Janesville's new suburban I-90 skyline has emerged

JANESVILLE - With a new snazzy addition to the suburban skyline along the great Janesville curve on the I-90 corridor, the southview business-scape frames the rainy spring sky! Most noticeably, the Harms Kia property has undergone a huge expansion and is now the location of Janesville Kia which is owned and operated by Home Run Auto Group.

Janesville Kia suburban skyline

"Just think, it all started with the movement of the Big Cow in 2008," said Robert Bernard, 68 and lifelong resident of Janesville. "It's been a solid decade and there is A LOT to show for it!" Robert is a senior employee of nearby Lemans Corp. 

Over the past 3 years several franchised services took to the hub for primo placement. Toppers, Sprint, Potbelly, Popeye's, Five Guys, Festival Foods, Mattress Firm, Qdoba, Firehouse Subs, AT&T, Willowick assisted living community, and Harbor Freight Tool in the endcap (former Taj Mahal site) of the Shopko Plaza. This area of Janesville has exploded with growth.

The entire Milton Avenue/I-90 interchange makeover is basically complete. Now, we are just waiting on some sort of road-widening, ribbon-cutting ceremony...when they open the coming third lane on I-90. Okay, the ribbon might be a bad idea..., but it will be slick when they are finished. As a courtesy, it is worth mentioning that there are several prime commercial spaces still open for development. 

Contact: or or for information on starting a business or developing property in this absolutely convenient hub along the I-90 corridor in Janesville, WI.

An exciting new venture into the main vane of the United States, Interstate 90

I-90 is the longest interstate highway in the United States. From Seattle to Boston, just think about all of the people who travel on or live along that shared path or vane, everyday.

My name is Geoffrey. I live on the I-90 corridor across the center of the U.S. heartland in Janesville, WI. As stories begin to come out on, my commitment to you the visitor is a deep yearning for accuracy. Accuracy in capturing intent, accuracy in understanding someone else's perspective, and accuracy in capturing context in any situation, these principles are the guidestones of journalism. That is what I commit to as I start this blog. I have a sense of humor and I like to play on words. It's all in good spirit.

Here comes atypical local news and interesting stories about lives and organizations along the I-90 corridor. We Begin in Janesville, WI., home of current Speaker of the House, Paul Ryan; the place where John F. Kennedy unwinded; and the address of the house in which Abraham Lincoln spent the weekend! Stay Tuned.

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