Tag: Ground Pork

Unstuffed Egg Roll Skillet Dinner

Unstuffed Egg Roll Skillet Dinner

I thought I might have made a new invention when I made my Unstuffed Egg Roll Skillet Dinner not too long ago. See, I was going to make Egg Rolls, but for some reason, I was just ravenous. Advertisements


Iowa Ham Balls with Sweet Sour Glaze

“No, ga-hrose! Ham Balls?” Yeah, my sister didn’t hold back when I told her I made them. Too bad she’s so far away coz I know I could convert her with these little lovelies. They’re the real, deal Iowa Ham Balls, heritage… Read More

Cook’s Illustrated Meatloaf – A favorite!

Cook's Illustrated Meatloaf

I seem to be getting nostalgic in my “dotage” and have been leafing through my recipe box; hello, old familiar friends! I had to dust off this Cook’s Illustrated Meatloaf, long a family favorite – and the best part of all is… Read More

Slow Cooker Bolognese

Slow Cooker Bolognese - adapted from Cook's Illustrated

I’m a huge fan of is a Bolognese.  Deep, rich, winey, this meat-based sauce is out of this world fantastic. Tossed with a simple pasta or layered into Lasagna Bolognese? Heaven!

Homemade Chorizo

Home Made Chorizo

I used to have such “food envy” about Mexican Chorizo. See, I couldn’t buy it where I lived. So sad, huh? And when it started becoming available, it was super pricey and usually frozen. So I learned to whip up my own… Read More

Grandmother’s Old Fashioned Ham Loaf

Grandmother’s Old Fashioned Ham Loaf

Buried in my Grandmother’s recipe box on an old scrap of paper was a true treasure, my Grandmother’s Old Fashioned Ham Loaf. I can still imagine sitting at her Formica table. I can still taste it, the top brown and crusty and the inside moist,… Read More