Slow Cooker Bacon Onion Jam

Bacon Jam

Bacon jam. A more fitting name for this concoction would be relish. Sticky, sweet, smoky, fatty, chewy bacon relish. Boy bait. … [Read more...]

Red Wine Beef Stew

Red Wine Beef Stew

Beef stew with flavor-boosting red wine, sirloin steak, fresh thyme, Italian seasonings, potatoes, carrots and corn. With both stove top and slow cooker methods included in the directions. . . my preference is for the crock pot. … [Read more...]

Slow Cooked Pork Ribs in Spicy Adobo Sauce

Pork Spareribs in Spicy Adobo Sauce

Tender pork ribs slow cooked in a spicy adobo sauce made of tomatoes, onion, garlic, chipotle pepper, smoked paprika and oregano. Every night when my Dad gets home from work he checks the stove to see if we're cooking meat for dinner. … [Read more...]

Crockpot Mediterranean Chicken Ragù with Orecchiette

Mediterranean Chicken Ragu with Orecchiette

Mediterranean chicken ragù with artichokes, capers, roasted red peppers, fennel, garlic, tomatoes and orrechiette pasta. Little ears.  With their hollowed out nooks they capture the slow-cooked melange of vegetables and seasoned chicken so tender it falls apart merely by touch. This sauce … [Read more...]

Thai Coconut Chicken Noodle Soup

Thai Coconut Chicken Noodle Soup

An exotic spin on old-fashioned chicken soup that brings the same nourishing, curative comfort we crave from it. With the addition of coconut milk, edamame, rice noodles, carrot, ginger, lemongrass and cilantro - the homey, comforting flavors of chicken soup are kicked up a notch. Or two. The … [Read more...]