BBQ Pulled Pork

My family always has shredded brisket cooked in a CrockPot every summer.  It’s kind of been the go to dish to feed the 9 of us (4 in my family and 5 in my cousins’ who grew up a short 6 blocks away) for any special occasion during the summer.  We have plenty in the […]

Home Cured Bacon

Earlier I wrote a post about the first time I used a smoker for an amazing smoked chicken 4th of July meal.  It’s no secret that I’m a big fan of bacon.  Who isn’t right?  But over the last year or so, I’ve started to make as much as I could at home.  That way […]

Mu Shu Pork

A few weeks ago my friends Stacy and Matt from Paleo Parents contacted me (and several other paleo bloggers) to try and paleo-ify some meals from the Chinese chain, PF Chang’s.  Sort of like a virtual dinner party of sorts.  Since I already have a Beef and Broccoli post from the Sous Vide Showdown, I […]

Homemade Chorizo

I love chorizo.  It’s definitely one of my favorite types of sausage.  I dare say, it’s just almost as versatile as bacon when creating meals.  There’s just something about it that I can’t get enough of.  This dates back to my pre paleo days as well.  Back then, I just bought whatever was in the […]

Hard Cider Braised ‘Beer’ Bratwurst

One of my favorite summer dishes has to be beer bratwurst.  The long slow cooking process releases all kinds of great flavors from the beer and the veggies along with it.  Follow that by searing them on the grill is the perfect way to have a cookout in the backyard or in my case, apartment. […]