Breaded Fried Pork Chops

fried pork chops

Breaded Fried Pork Chops video – scroll down for recipe Subscribe to my YouTube channel to get notified of new videos. I have to thank community member Jennifer Lynn for the idea to use crushed up fried onions as breading for fried pork chops. After I posted the chicken milanesa recipe, she wrote me that she’ll sometimes use fried onions […]

Gazpacho Andaluz

gazpacho andaluz

Gazpacho Recipe Video – scroll down for printable recipe Subscribe to my YouTube channel to get notified of new videos. I got this gazpacho recipe from a friend in Spain, at the same time he taught me to make seafood paella, actually. It took me a long time to make gazpacho, clearly, but once I […]

How to Keep Produce Fresh

How to Keep Produce Fresh

If you want to keep your fresh produce fresh for longer, there are two things you need to consider. Ethylene gas Wetness Ethylene gas is produced by most fruits and some vegetables and it is mostly thought of as the ripening hormone for plants. Every time you put a firm peach in a bag with […]

Brigadeiro Recipe

brigadeiro

Brigadeiro Recipe Video – scroll down for recipe card Subscribe to my YouTube channel to get notified of new videos. I learned to make brigadeiro, which is one of the easiest candy recipes I’ve ever seen, just in time for the Rio Olympics! Brigadeiro is sort of a chocolate caramel. It’s extremely sweet which means […]

Shrimp Enchiladas with Hatch Chile Sauce

hatch chile enchiladas

I got some free roasted Hatch chiles in the mail from the Hatch Chile Store in New Mexico. I’d never even seen red Hatch chiles before but they immediately made me think of enchilada sauce. After blending the sauce, I tasted it and it reminded me — a little too much — of roasted red […]

Chewy Granola Bars

chewy granola bars recipe

Chewy Granola Bars Recipe Video – scroll down for recipe card Subscribe to my YouTube channel to get notified of new videos. I took a poll on Facebook to find out whether people prefer chewy granola bars or crunchy granola bars. I personally like them both, but have a slight leaning towards crunchy. So it […]

Marinated Grilled Steak with Arugula Salad

Marinated Grilled Steak with Arugula Salad

Marinated Grilled Steak Video – scroll down for recipe Subscribe to my YouTube channel to get notified of new videos. My friend Justin from the Under20Workout shares his easy steak marinade for a grilled ribeye accompanied by a simple arugula salad. If you want another side dish to go with this, try my grilled corn salad, […]

Corn Salad

Corn Salad

Fresh Corn Salad Recipe Video – scroll down for recipe card Subscribe to my YouTube channel to get notified of new videos. Corn season! It’s one of the best seasons! Besides grilled corn on the cob (elotes), this bright corn salad is my favorite way to enjoy fresh corn. This version is almost like elotes en […]

New Series on Food Education! How to Pick a Watermelon

New Series on Food Education! How to Pick a Watermelon

I’m happy to announce that I’ll be contributing one video a month to the new-ish YouTube channel Home and Garden for Mere Mortals. My series will focus on food education, including basic tips for choosing produce, simple preservation methods and seasonal topics. The first is How to Pick a Watermelon (and a tip for picking […]