Category Archives: Pork

Curried Pork Tenderloin with Vegetable Couscous

Like Me? Please Share MeLast night’s dinner was a combination of Indian and Mediterranean foods. The Curry and the Couscous compliment each other perfectly. Both of these dishes are easy to prepare and take very little time to get on … Continue reading

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Super Bowl 50 Party Treats

Like Me? Please Share MeThe long awaited, end of the season, BEST party of the year is almost here. I’m giving you some ideas for Super Bowl 50 Party Treats that will please the crowd and make you the hit … Continue reading

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New Year’s Eve Casual Dinner – Pulled Pork Soft Tacos

Like Me? Please Share Me Here is a great menu for a casual New Year’s Eve Party. What’s so great about this menu is that I can make all of the accompaniments the day before and cook the roast on … Continue reading

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Proper Sausages

Like Me? Please Share MeWhat, you may ask, is Proper Sausages?  In North Miami at 9722 NE 2nd Avenue, Miami Shores, FL 33138, there is a tiny little shop that makes the best artisan sausages I’ve ever tasted. I found out … Continue reading

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Mangia Italian Style

Like Me? Please Share MeOn our recent trip to Chicago for a week’s vacation, we were able to spend time with family and friends and do all the touristy things we haven’t done in years.  We visited Museums, Giant Buildings, … Continue reading

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Texas Chili With A Twist

Like Me? Please Share MeI love a good bowl of chili but I can only eat so much of the ground meat version, the kind I grew up on.  I started to make this chunky pork (using pork instead of … Continue reading

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The Holidays Are Here

Like Me? Please Share MeThe Holidays are just around the corner and I am sure that many of you will be preparing Christmas Dinner or New Year’s Day Dinner.  I want to give you something new to bring to the … Continue reading

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Cooking Momofuku Cookbook

Like Me? Please Share Me We recently visited New York City for nine fabulous, fun filled gastronomic days.  We visited this wonderful city last year for a quick weekend and since our time was so short we did not make … Continue reading

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A Very Busy Month

Like Me? Please Share MeIt has been a while since I’ve posted to the blog but I have been busy cooking, writing recipes, experimenting, entertaining and even working.  Yes, working.  I had a few parties this past month and I … Continue reading

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A No Stress Party Menu

Like Me? Please Share Me Last Thursday evening Jim and I celebrated Cinco de Mayo by having a fabulous feast consisting of Pulled Pork Soft Tacos with all the trimmings:  Black Bean Salsa, Tomato-Green Chili Salsa, Corn Relish, Sliced Avocado, … Continue reading

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