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Category: Meats

Char Siu (Chinese BBQ Roast Pork)

Char Siu (Chinese BBQ Roast Pork)

Char Siu (BBQ roast pork) is such an easy dish to make and can be eaten on its own with a side of veggies and rice, or it can be sliced up and used in noodle dishes, BBQ pork buns, or a variety of dishes. […]

Beef Ragu with Pappardelle Pasta

Beef Ragu with Pappardelle Pasta

I’ve meant to make this dish for years now, but since we live in Georgia, and Georgia’s quite hot, I can’t bring myself to have the stove on for 5 hours simmering a sauce. Now that it was a crisp 50 degrees this morning, I […]

Yellow Curry Chicken and Potatoes

Yellow Curry Chicken and Potatoes

My firstborn is very…for a lack of a better word, picky. I would like her to eat more variety. Over the past year or so, she has finally developed an adventurous side, and has been able to handle more and more spice so I get […]

Buffalo Wings

Buffalo Wings

I can’t believe it’s taken me so long to post these on my blog. Since I am a Rochester, NY native, and live in close proximity to the birthplace of Buffalo wings (Buffalo, NY obviously) I am confident in saying that I know my wings. […]

Korean Fried Chicken Sandwich

Korean Fried Chicken Sandwich

When I couldn’t decide between Korean fried chicken wings or a Chick-Fil-A burger, this Frankenstein monstrosity was spawned from the depths of my mind. Which is actually my stomach. I make these sweet Korean fried chicken wings on a monthly basis. When my arteries don’t […]

Rib Eye Steak (Rosemary Garlic marinade)

Rib Eye Steak (Rosemary Garlic marinade)

Every spring, my husband plants an array of herbs in a window planter on the back of our house. And so, I go outside with my scissors and snip fresh herbs for meals, pretending I’m in Italy. I don’t know if this is necessarily what […]

Skirt Steak Tacos

Skirt Steak Tacos

Years ago, I decided to make ‘taco Tuesday’ a thing in our household, then it became ’taco Friday’, ‘taco Sunday’, ‘taco Mondays’ and eventually ‘taco anytimewefeltlikeitbecauseyoucanneverhavetoomanytacos’. When I was a kid (multiple decades ago) my favorite tacos composed of cooked ground beef mixed with a […]

Vietnamese Style Grilled Wings

Vietnamese Style Grilled Wings

This is my second wings recipe in a row because this is what happens when you go to the gym on an empty stomach, work out with no food in your system but also on a caffeine high, then become ravenous as you figure out […]