Tagged with pork

spicy pork & kale noodle soup

spicy pork & kale noodle soup

  with winter still lingering in DC, i needed a soup to warm me up. i found this spicy pork and mustard green soup on bon appetit  and added my own twist! while it had all the flavor i was looking for, i wanted to add more veggies, such as baby corn and mushrooms. instead … Continue reading

pork for four

pork for four

while on vacation for memorial day, i became the unofficial cook of the trip for my two brothers and dad. cooking for three boys means a lot more food than i’m used to preparing. working with what we had in the kitchen, i decided on a roast pork tenderloin. i was able to find a … Continue reading

fall-off-the-bone ribs

fall-off-the-bone ribs

there’s nothing quite like the smell of the grill. sitting outside avoiding the smoke on a chilly, fall evening. last weekend was just like that. and nothing quite beats grilling some steak and some ribs. since, in my opinion, everyone deserves a home-cooked meal for their birthday, we grilled up a bunch of meat paired … Continue reading

spicy wrap-up

spicy wrap-up

spicy. fresh. quick. the three best qualities in a recipe. with this frigid weather, a little heat is a perfect way to warm up the soul. my mom made these spicy pork lettuce wraps the other night for the family and they were delicious! the recipe is from the annual Food & Wine cookbook and … Continue reading