Category Archives: Meats

Macaroni and Beef Skillet – (Beefy Cheesy Mac)

This super cheesy Macaroni and Beef Skillet recipe is a grownup version of that boxed helper you may have had as a kid. Flavored with cumin, coriander and garlic, it’s reminiscent of Chili-Mac; it’s very hearty and it’s sure to … Continue reading

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Pork Cordon Bleu

My variation on the traditional: Pork Cordon Bleu. This recipe uses a thin pounded pork loin slice in a roulade around a slice of Black Forest Ham and a chunk of Swiss cheese, breaded and pan-fried. It’s simple to do, super … Continue reading

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Bacon Cheeseburger Tater Tot Casserole

This Bacon Cheeseburger Tater Tot casserole recipe tastes just like a bacon cheeseburger. That would be because it has all the wonderful ingredients that would go on a bacon cheeseburger, all in one dish. Plus, it has the Mr. Saucy Seal … Continue reading

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Pork Scalloppine with Mushrooms and Leeks

This recipe for Pork Scaloppine (scaloppini) is really, really simple to prepare, but can make a very elegant presentation. You’ve gotta love recipes that make it appear you’ve gone to a lot of effort when you haven’t. 

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Mediterranean Stuffed Peppers

This Stuffed Peppers recipe is inspired by the flavors of the Mediterranean. It is easily modifiable for different meats and cheeses and I give you the details. So easy, really flavorful and a simple meal to prepare, Mediterranean Stuffed Peppers … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Carnitas Pork (Crock-Pot Recipe)

This recipe for Carnitas Pork is simple, it can be made ahead and seared to perfection when you’re ready to eat, it’s full of flavor and just in time for Cinco de Mayo. But this recipe is one you will use all … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Gumbo with Andouille Sausage and Chicken (Crock-Pot Recipe)

This recipe for Slow Cooker Gumbo is very simple, even though it takes about 20 minutes of advance preparation. It is worth that few minutes of time to allow this delicious gumbo to simmer all day in your Crock-Pot. 

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Country Ham Pâté

Country Ham Pâté is a really great recipe for a simple-to-prepare, delightful appetizer spread that can be served on crackers or crusty bread. On a platter with pickled vegetables, it would be a perfect addition to your holiday snacking. 

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Peppered Beef

This Peppered Beef recipe is made with an Eye of Round Roast, but you could also use a Beef Tenderloin. It’s a great recipe for entertaining because it not only looks beautiful, it tastes amazing and is prepared ahead of … Continue reading

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Moroccan Lamb (or Beef) Kebabs

Kebabs, Moroccan-style, are today’s recipe. These are made with lamb, but you can just as easily make these with beef, or pork or chicken. The flavor is outstanding, they are super-easy, and if you don’t want to grill? Just broil … Continue reading

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