Category: Pork

Pork Carnitas (Slow Cooker)

pork carnitas
A traditional, versatile Mexican staple that has a nice balance of sweet and spice. Thanks to realmomkitchen.com! see recipe

Smoked Pork Butt

smoked pork butt

smoked pork butt

We were recently gifted a smoker and this was our first experiment and it was delicious! see recipe

Easy Mexican Breakfast Braid

easy mexican breakfast braid

easy mexican breakfast braid

Sounds like the perfect Saturday morning breakfast doesn’t it? The chorizo sounds great, but feel free to substitute. It’s so versatile! Thank you to our Featured Foodie Lauren with healthy-delicious.com! see recipe

Spring Pasta with Prosciutto, Lettuce and Peas

spring prosciutto pasta

spring prosciutto pasta

Here’s a great dinner idea for this time of year, thanks to our Featured Foodies at acoupleinthekitchen.us! see recipe

Baked Risotto with Sausage and Kale

baked risotto with sausage and kale

baked risotto with sausage and kale

Because you don’t want to stand over the stove and stir the risotto! Here’s a simple baked option that cooks itself, thanks to Lauren with Healthy Delicious. see recipe

Croque-Monsieur Muffin

croque-monsieur muffins

croque-monsieur muffins

Croque-Monsieur, FOR SURE! Try this French recipe brought to you by Teenytinykitchen.com! It’s quick, it’s easy, and it’s delicious. see recipe

Grilled Pork Souvlaki

grilled pork souvlaki

grilled pork souvlaki

Simple Greek cooking. My guy loves him some meat on a stick!  see recipe

Moo Shu Pork Wraps

Moo Shu Pork Wraps

Moo Shu Pork Wraps

Sweet and spicy pork with sauteed veggies and a crisp tortilla! see recipe

Pizza Skewers

pizza skewers

pizza skewers

We saw this fun recipe in a magazine and played with it a bit!  see recipe

Pork Curry Donburi (Rice Bowl Dish)

pork curry donburi

pork curry donburi

This curry recipe is simple and quick since the curry doesn’t need to simmer for a long time. Have dinner ready in less than 45 minutes with this dish brought to us by Nami from Just One Cookbook! Serve over rice. see recipe

Chipotle Pork Tenderloin

chipotle pork tenderloin

chipotle pork tenderloin

Semi homemade Pork Tenderloin recipe! see recipe

Steamed Clams with Linguica

steamed clams with linguica

steamed clams with linguica

This delicious Portuguese recipe is brought to you by our Featured Foodies, A Couple in the Kitchen! Our friend Becky in WA was looking for a clam recipe, and we thought this would be a good one to try. If  the linguica is not for you, this recipe holds up without it. see recipe

Homemade Breakfast Sausage

homemade sausage

homemade sausage

Homemade breakfast sandwiches are quite the staple in our house and making your own sausage is the way to go! see recipe

Lumpia

lumpia

lumpia

Filipino style egg rolls with ground pork! The first time I tried these, I must have eaten 5!  see recipe

Pork Carnitas

carnitas

carnitas

Carnitas- a Mexican pork dish with a crispy exterior and juicy-tender center. Great with tacos, burritos or salads! see recipe

Honey Glazed Ham

glazed ham

glazed ham

Glazed ham with honey and bbq sauce!  see recipe

How to Make a Pot Roast

pot roast

pot roast

Maybe it’s your first time making a pot roast or maybe you just feel like trying a new recipe, this pot roast is simple to make and feeds a crowd! see recipe

Simple Bolognese Sauce

bolognese sauce

bolognese sauce

A simple sauce to make for any occasion! You’ll use this recipe for many years to come! see recipe

So-Cal Street Tacos

street tacos

street tacos

Street tacos (like the ones crafted out front of the Staples Center in Los Angeles) are made from simple fresh ingredients. see recipe

The Eggs Benedict Scramble

eggs benedict

eggs benedict

A modern take on Eggs Benedict. (Maybe a little easier for some folks). see recipe

Quiche [ham and cheese]

ham and cheese quiche

ham and cheese quiche

Super simple quiche recipe. All you have to do is combine the ingredients in a bowl, toss in a pie crust and bake! see recipe

Cheese Stuffed Meatballs

cheese stuffed meatballs

cheese stuffed meatballs

cheesy, gooey, crispy, meatballs. see recipe

Chicken Cordon Bleu Sandwich

our take on chicken cordon bleu transformed into a phenomenal sandwich recipe. see recipe

Chicken Cordon Bleu Pasta

 

Ingredients:

  • 2 cups dry pasta
  • 2 tbsp. olive oil
  • 1 tsp. sea salt
  • 1/4 tsp. pepper
  • 3 boneless skinless chicken breast halves
  • 2 cups croutons, crushed
  • 1/4  cup shredded parmesan cheese
  • 2 egg whites, whisked
  • 1 tbsp. lemon juice
  • 2 tbsp. water
  • 6 slices of smoked ham, thinly sliced
  • 6 Swiss cheese slices, thinly sliced
  • 4 tbsp. honey mustard dressing

Directions:

  1. Wash and pat dry chicken breasts.
  2. Sprinkle salt and pepper evenly over chicken; set aside.
  3. Combine seasoned crouton crumbs and parmesan cheese in a large zip-top plastic bag.
  4. Whisk together egg whites and water in a shallow bowl.
  5. Dip chicken in egg white mixture, and drain.
  6. Place 1 breast half in bag; seal and shake to coat.
  7. Preheat oven to 450F.
  8. Remove and transfer to a lightly greased aluminum foil-lined baking sheet, and repeat with remaining chicken.
  9. Bake for 20 minutes or until chicken is done.
  10. Top each breast half with 2 ham slices and 2 cheese slices.
  11. Prepare pasta according to packaging instructions.
  12. Bake chicken for 5 more minutes or until cheese melts.
  13. Drain pasta.
  14. Chop chicken into bite sized pieces.
  15. Toss with pasta, olive oil and honey mustard dressing.
  16. Serve with a veggie of your choice!

Chicken Cordon Bleu [simple]

Easy chicken cordon bleu recipe that’s ready in under an hour! see recipe

Mojo Pork Chops [by Savour the Senses]

mojo pork chops

mojo pork chops

Thanks to our Featured Foodie, Savour the Senses, here’s a delicious, tangy, pork chop recipe that’s a must try! see recipe

Quiche [made simple]

bacon quiche

bacon quiche

a fun and easy way to make quiche! 8 yummy slices. see recipe

Corn Chowder

corn chowder

corn chowder

Serves 4! see recipe

Lasagna

lasagna

lasagna

Lots of  ingredients in this recipe, but it’s super simple and scrumptious! see recipe

Mini Sausage Crescents

mini hot dogs crescents

mini hot dogs crescents

Cute little sausage or hot dog bites. Great party food! see recipe