Archive for the ‘Pork’ Category

Bean & Bacon Soup

This is my favorite sit around in flannel PJs on a rainy day soup. Bean and Bacon Soup Ingredients 8 oz gf bacon, diced 1 c yellow onion, diced 1 c celery, diced 2 cloves garlic, minced 8 oz tomato sauce 3 (15 oz) can great northern beans, drained & rinsed Directions Cook the bacon […]

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Ärtsoppa (Swedish Dried Pea Soup)

A twist on your standard split pea soup Ärtsoppa Ingredients 1 lb yellow dried peas 8 c water 2 c fine diced onion 1/8th tsp pepper 1 large carrot, diced 1 tsp salt 1 tsp dried thyme 1 tsp dried ginger pinch nutmeg 1 whole, skinned onion studded with cloves 3 ham hocks or 1 […]

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Pork Carnitas

Carnitas go on everything. Everything. Even baked potatoes. Pork Carnitas Ingredients 4 ½ lb Boston pork butt 1 clove garlic, crushed 3 tbsp lime juice 2 tbsp orange juice 1 orange zested 1 tbsp ancho chili powder 1 tsp dried oregano 1 tsp ground cumin Directions Place the pork in a large oven proof roasting […]

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Coffee Rubbed Grilled Pork Chops

It smells sooooo good when you’re cooking these chops. Coffee Rubbed Grilled Pork Chops Ingredients 2 tbsp brown sugar 1 tbsp fine ground coffee 1 tbsp smoked paprika 1 tsp onion flakes 1 tsp salt ½ tsp pepper ½ tsp oregano ½ ttsp chili powder 2 ½ lbs bone in pork chops Directions In a […]

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Slow Cooker Lechon Asado (Pork Carnitas)

One of my favorite meals is Lechon Asado, which my neighbor also calls carnitas or shredded pork. It’s a tangy, savory, melt in your mouth bit of wonderful which can be used in so many different ways. If you’re like me, you smother it in caramelized onions and eat it straight with a side of […]

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