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/Pam Anderson’s 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

Old Fashioned Ham Loaf

Grandma'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 taste it, the top brown and crusty and the inside moist, fragrant and flavorful, almost exotic with its little touch of… Read More