Category Archives: Pork

Cooking with pork tonight?

BBQ Season — Grill Up Those Chops!

Can you just smell it?  I’m talking about your neighbour’s BBQ.  What is he BBQing anyway?  Is it making your mouth water?  Why not grill something up for yourself tonight?  Here’s a great recipe for perfect chops (and perfect sauce … Continue reading

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The Mother-in-Law’s Rib Recipe

I read this story with my grade 12 French students about a woman who tries (and changes) a mother-in-laws recipe.  It’s a cute love story but in the story the changed recipe ends up breaking up the couple.  Even still, … Continue reading

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Pork, Apple and Cranberry (Can You Think of a More Awesome Combination?!)

We do a potluck every Monday night, which is a great time to get rid of some ingredients not used the week(s) before.  I had an abundance of apples and onions to use up, so I made this: How, you … Continue reading

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Pork Stir-Fry with Cashews, Lime, and Mint

It was date night the other night, which is a weekly event for us.  My wonderful husband wanted to cook me something Thai inspired by one of our many new bargain cookbooks from Winners, Thai Cooking School.  I thought I … Continue reading

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Today’s Dinner: Leftovers Wrapped in a Sushi Roll

What to do with leftovers?  Soup?  Nah.  Stew? Nah.  Feed it to the dog?  Don’t have one.   I know!  How about sushi-ing them? Sushi works great with almost anything and besides your leftovers,  all you need on hand is: sticky … Continue reading

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Homemade Chow Mein? How’d She Do It?

The first time I bought chow mein noodles they just sat in the fridge for a long time growing mold.  This time I made an effort and cooked them the day I bought them to save our fridge from the … Continue reading

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