I’ve been back home at the family home in Jersey the last week and haven’t been able to cook as much as I normally would due to illness via pathogens from a serial coughing family member. Having spent the last 3 days in bed, I had the craving for some charcoal grilled food. The single thing […]
I had this sudden urge to make homemade Fettuccini pasta and Bolognese. If theres any other pasta dish that is near and dear to my heart other than cacio e pepe, it’s bolognese. There are various versions of this dish region to region in Italy, but this is the version of the dish in my own […]
I’m a bit of a sucker for meatballs in any form. As an Italian American pasta and meatballs are in my blood. If theres one thing that I’m absolutely a fan of when dinning out is small sharing plates and tapas. The Spanish style meatball is a one of my favorites because of the seasonings. […]
Today, I have been craving a little pasta and meatballs. I love meatballs and tend to vary the seasoning and portents of them, but today I’m going with the classic. I think meatballs are best with ground pork as a basis with prosciutto and mortadella adding additional layers of flavor. The key to the entire […]
If there is one cut of meat that represents everything that I love in meat, it’s a thick bone-in pork chop. Fatty, salty, tasty porky goodness. Simple is always best when it comes to pork so why mess with a good thing. You can pair this with any vegetable or side you wish. Today, I choose […]
I don’t know if I made Roasted Cuban Pork yesterday for the tacos or for the leftovers today used in the Cubano sandwich. Either way I found them equally satisfying. soft baguette split lengthwise mojo roasted pork (thinly sliced with drippings) ham (thinly sliced) softened butter yellow mustard swiss cheese (thinly sliced) dill pickles (thinly sliced) […]
There is nothing better than fatty, tender, juicy roasted pork. When I make roasted pork tacos I prefer to make the pork in the Cuban style. I do this for two reasons: its delicious and the next day is Cubano sandwich Time! Tacos are the perfect dish to experiment with because of the amount versatile, proteins and flavors you […]
Spanish Tapas + Pork = sign me up
Too much of a good thing is a good thing!
Requested every Holiday by my family, this will be a classic in your family.