Category Archives: Meats

Taiwanese Pork Rice Bowl: Lu Rou Fan

Contains:  Alcohol, soy (potential of gluten), added sugar.  Is:  Taiwanese.  Taiwan is another nation that celebrates the Asian Lunar New Year.  (As mentioned before, I’m posting recipes this month from east and southeast Asian cultures.  Yes, I am running out … Continue reading

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Filipino Kare-Kare with Tripe

Contains:  Offal, peanuts, optional shellfish and nightshades.  Is:  Gluten-free. Time for more tripe…  At the end of this recipe I’ll put in links to the two previous tripe recipes I’ve made for this blog.  In addition, this one is for … Continue reading

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Pork Tacos and Veggies in Soft Corn Tortillas – Leftover Pork Shoulder Roast

Contains:  Nightshades, grains. Is:  Mexican-inspired, gluten-free, working with leftovers. For this recipe, I used leftover pork  from the Pork Shoulder Roast with Pumpkin, Peppers and Onion recipe I posted yesterday.  I cooked portions of the leftovers further, for shredding-into-taco purposes. … Continue reading

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Pork Shoulder Roast with Pumpkin, Peppers, and Onion

Contains:  Nightshades.  Is:  Gluten-free, grain free, Whole30, Paleo. This recipe is Mexican-influenced, using Guajillo peppers and optional Arbol peppers.  And, except for the onions, all the ingredients here are New World in origin.   That whole shoulder end of the porker … Continue reading

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Leg of Lamb with Yogurt, Mint, Orange and Cardamom

Contains:  Dairy.  Is:  Gluten-free, soy-free. I assume one could try a coconut yogurt with this. to remove the dairy. This lovely leg came from a half lamb obtained at a farm back down in Connecticut, which I picked up last … Continue reading

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Holiday Dishes for The End of the Year (Thanksgiving Onwards)

To celebrate Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Solstice, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve, New Year’s Day, Hogmanay.  And any other date you want to celebrate, whether for familial, spiritual, traditional, or friendship reasons.  After all, any Holiday is what YOU make … Continue reading

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Menudo Soup (A Mexican Tripe Dish)

Contains:  Offal, nightshades.  Is:  Gluten-free, wheat free, Whole30, paleo.  Halloween is on the horizon, as is the Mexican Day of the Dead – so, why not make Menudo? Of course if you add optional hominy or corn, this will no … Continue reading

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Beef Liver, Mushrooms, Shallots

Contains:  Offal, dairy (if you use the ghee or butter).  Is:  Gluten-free, potentially night-shade free, potentially dairy-free, quick and easy, Whole30, paleo. This was one of the few meats I did not enjoy as a child.  I still can’t say … Continue reading

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Middle Eastern Style Goat Shoulder, with Baharat, Plums, Lemon, Onion and Potato

Contains:  Nightshades, alcohol.  Is:  Gluten-free, grain-free, paleo. One can substitute out the alcohol if desired.   The alcohol will cook off, but I understand not everyone wants to have this in their food.  Although you can skip the potatoes (nightshade), perhaps … Continue reading

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Elk Steak, Pan Fried (Brunch Recipe; Dinner Recipe)

Cooking ELK!  Two recipes for elk New York strip steak (or beef, or venison, or bison…)   This meal works just as well with beef (or, I assume, bison/buffalo/venison).  This elk meat was obtained from a meat vendor at a local … Continue reading

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