Category Archives: Pork

Home-Made Pork Cracklings and Poached Eggs Over Roasted Garlic Cauliflower Puree

Time for something unnecessarily complicated.

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First off, this post doubles as a lesson in rendering your own pork fat and making cracklings. I mean, that’s probably all you really need anyway. Everything else is just an added bonus.

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I’d like to point out that rendering … Read more

Paleo Falafel Bowls with Hard Cider Tahini

OSCARS! Yes! It never fails…no matter how obvious some of the awards can be year to year, I’m always sweating bullets.

Paleo Falafels w- Hard Cider Tahini | The Not So Desperate Housewife-4

This, my friends, was the year of ugly crying through the beautiful yet tragic journeys of English scientists. I was (and am still) legitimately … Read more

Pan Seared Pork Belly on Beer Bread French Toast w/ Blackberry Compote

Pork belly most assuredly kicks bacon’s ass any day. If you know me, you know that that statement does not come lightly.

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There’s a reason it’s called the poor man’s fois gras…which I think is a pretty unfair statement considering that it doesn’t involve goose … Read more