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Grilled Octopus
There's no reason to shy away from cooking octopus at home. It is as easy as boiling chicken. Every waterfront restaurant in Greece prepares it in this simple manner, first simmering it until tender, then searing it on the grill...
Pan de Bono Sliders
In this recipe for sliders , pork tenderloin medallions pair wonderfully with pan de bono, a Colombian yucca cheese bread, and fried plantains. A little onion slaw and fried egg tops off this hearty and satisfying snack. See all pork recipes .
Roasted Pork Tenderloin
This is one of those meals where you’ll get a little giddy the next morning when you remember that you have leftovers to eat for lunch. It’s that yummy. I love root vegetables but don’t often feel like bothering with...
Cocoa Powder
"Study after study proves that dark chocolate—sweet, rich, and delicious—is good for more than curing a broken heart. The secret behind its powerful punch is cacao, also the source of the sweet's distinct taste. Packed with healthy chemicals like flavonoids...
Asian-Style Braised Short Ribs
In creating the sauce for these short ribs , I aimed for a balance of sweet, salty, spicy, and tanginess that's so crucial in many Southeast Asian dishes. The brown sugar, soy sauce, Thai chiles, and vinegar all come together...
Port-Braised Short Ribs
Short ribs braised in red wine or beer are great, but how about port for a change? Port is starting to make a comeback in bars and restaurants in America, so cooking with port just seems like a logical next...
Chocolate Braised Short Ribs
There isn't a whole lot of cocoa powder that goes onto these short ribs , but this is one case where a little goes a long way. The chocolate flavor infuses the cooking liquid and the meat soaks it all...
For a twist on the traditional Thanksgiving main dish, this cranberry-apricot stuffed turkey is a great recipe to try, without the mess of dealing with a whole turkey carcass.
Lamb stir-fry
My mom’s stir-fries were a family staple growing up. They were simple for her to make, healthy, and they appealed to my sisters and I because we could add a little more flavor with extra cheese or soy sauce (even...
Ancho-rubbed lamb rib chops with poblano potato salad
When you have a quality cut, as I did this week with a beautiful DeBragga rack of lamb , you don't have to do much with the meat. Don't mess around, man. Salt, pepper, a little extra seasoning to bring...