Tag: meat

Toasted Garlic Beef Stock
Featured Item, Soup

Toasted Garlic Beef Stock

I’ve been saving some beef bones in my freezer for the last couple of months waiting until the perfect recipe came along.  I knew I would use them for soup or stew but wasn’t sure until I was flipping through the January issue of Bon Appetit and came across the […]

Date Night Flank Steak
Dinner, Lunch, Main, Meat

Date Night Flank Steak

When cooking to impress, I always lean towards a simple recipe where you can showcase a star ingredient in flavor and in presentation.  For this to work, you need to start with good ingredients since they are few and simple.  The point of the ingredients is to show off the meat, so […]

Crab Salad
Dinner, Lunch, Salads

Crab Salad

Sometimes at the end of a long day I just don’t want to cook.  I need something light and easy that only takes a couple of minutes to whip up but that tastes fantastic and is still good for you.  That is when this salad comes in to play… It’s so […]

Dining Out: Pomp & Circumstance
Dining Out

Dining Out: Pomp & Circumstance

Tonight happens to be my favorite night of the week to grab a dinner or drink with friends.  There is just something about Thursdays…you’ve gotten through the tough part of the week and the weekend is right around the corner!  Especially on a gorgeous night you have to get out and […]

Sweet Asian Pork Tenderloin with Soy Glaze (Slow Cooker)
Crock Pot, Main, Meat

Sweet Asian Pork Tenderloin with Soy Glaze (Slow Cooker)

This is my favorite slow cooker dish for the moment.  This recipe and picture comes from a blog that I follow called The Food Charlatan (link below). I made a couple of small changes to the recipe after making it several time, such as cutting out the ginger and reducing […]

Marinated Flank Steak
Dinner, Main, Meat

Marinated Flank Steak

Monday night cooking can be tough.  The idea of getting delivery or going out sneaks up on you in the afternoon when you begin to think about all of the laundry, cleaning and errand running you need to do to get ahead for the week.  There is nothing I love […]