Tag Archives: pork

Roast Pork with Apples

Apples are starting to come back into season and this is a great way to cook a pork tenderloin for a large group. The fat really makes the carrots and apples taste wonderful. Roast Pork Tenderloin with Apples and Carrots … Continue reading

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Mustard and Molasses Pork Chops on the Grill

This is a simple marinade that works wonders on pork chops or pork loin. The pork chops can be bone in, but center loin chops work the best. Make sure they are at least 1 1/2-2″ thick. The chops can … Continue reading

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Sausage and Grapes

Here is a really easy and quick meal. It can be served with pasta, rice or polenta. There can be a mixture of different grapes varieties if wanted, but try to use seedless. Sausage and Grapes 4 Italian sausage 2 … Continue reading

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Pork and Mustard Make a Great Team

This is a quick and simple way to serve pork. The recipe will work well with bone in or boneless pork chops. Any mustard can be used but Dijon will yield the best results. Pork Chops with Mustard Sauce 3-4 … Continue reading

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Applesauce with Brown Sugar and Cinnamon

This is a great way to use up extra apples after a trip to an orchard. The flavor and texture is so far superior to store bought it is not even worth comparing the two together. This will work as … Continue reading

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Zucchini Meat Loaf

The use of shredded zucchini really pulls this together and keeps the loaf moist. So does the tasty fat in the homemade sausage. Zuchinni Meat Loaf 1 lb beef 1 lb ground sausage 2 zuchinni, shredded 2 garlic cloves, minced … Continue reading

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Grilled and Butterflied Pork Loin

Make sure to cook this over direct moderate heat by regulating the air over the coals. Butterflying the pork will help it cook faster without it drying out due to the low amount of fat to keep the meat moist. … Continue reading

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Carne Asada and a Cinco de Mayo Roundup

A very important holiday is coming up: Cinco de Mayo. Like most holidays we celebrate in America, it has historical significance. But it’s used mostly as an excuse to eat and drink. (See Thanksgiving, St. Patrick’s Day and my birthday.) … Continue reading

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Smoked Pork in Verde Sauce

Everyone should have a side of smoked meat in their refrigerators at all times. For those of you new to smoking go here. For this recipe do not glaze the meat with barbecue sauce during the last 30 minutes of … Continue reading

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Pork Chops with Blueberry Sauce

This is a really quick meal that works well for a weeknight when in a rush or as a main course at a large party with many courses. Although it is fancy enough to pretend like it took hours to … Continue reading

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