Beef

Authentic Homemade Pho Soup Recipe

Authentic Homemade Pho Soup Recipe

I’m about to show you the pho-shizzle pho-sure. I mean, this recipe is pho-nomenal. You will keep this one handy pho-ever. Un-pho-gettable. Pho-real. No pho-king chicken broth here. Authentic Homemade Pho Soup is the real deal, baby. You will need cheesecloth to drain your broth, […]

Louisiana Jambalaya Recipe

Louisiana Jambalaya Recipe

Today we’re cookin’ rice the dirty way. The way they do it in the south, baby. No shame and no beads shall be rewarded. Like many things, this recipe actually goes faster than you’d think and is pretty fun and comforting. Ingredients 2 tablespoons olive […]

How to Cook Prime Rib with Red Wine Mushroom Gravy

How to Cook Prime Rib with Red Wine Mushroom Gravy

This post could easily be entitled “How to Make Guests Happy” for this is what a great prime rib roast dinner does.  With the holidays coming up, perhaps eating prime rib would be a lovely way to celebrate. Look for a rib roast or prime rib […]

Cheesy Beef and Bean Burritos Recipe

Cheesy Beef and Bean Burritos Recipe

Our pre-fourth of July weather has settled in this week. Sunshine doesn’t normally commit in Seattle until July 5th. After that, summer is perfect. But, for now, it is burrito weather. And that ain’t half bad. Things are looking brighter this week, though. I’m convinced it’s […]

Homemade Rich, Meaty Bolognese Sauce Recipe

Homemade Rich, Meaty Bolognese Sauce Recipe

I’m pretty sure every last one of my Facebook friends has visited Italy this week. There are beautiful pictures of naked male statues standing by glorious fountains, bold red wines, and churches – oh, the churches. And I’m all sittin’ over here in Seattle listening […]

Red Wine, Steak, and Mushroom Risotto

Red Wine, Steak, and Mushroom Risotto

I’m gonna to be honest with you. I’m not a huge fan of eating mushrooms – it’s a texture thing. But, you absolutely cannot beat the flavor they add to dishes… especially saucy ones. If you can relate, please promise me you will chop some ‘shrooms up […]

Ground Turkey Tamales With Enchilada Sauce Recipe

Ground Turkey Tamales With Enchilada Sauce Recipe

Tamale. Tamale. I love ya’ tamale. Only, you know, today is tamale. And tamale is today.  Oh, who am I tryin’ to kid? I love tamales today. And every day. And tomorrow. And you will too… especially making them at home. This is a great […]

Meat Roll With Potatoes and Mushroom Gravy Recipe

Meat Roll With Potatoes and Mushroom Gravy Recipe

Dear Vegetarians and Vegans, Please avert your eyes for we about to embark upon the meatiest recipe I’ve ever made. I’m sorry. Love, Deanna And all the men said, “Meat and meat and meat and meat and potatoes? Amen.” Preheat oven to 350F. MEAT ROLL […]

How to Cook Corned Beef

How to Cook Corned Beef

Corned beef is incredibly easy to make. This post is simply to advertise the fact that everyone can feel confident that they can make it. You’re welcome, corned beef industry. You’re welcome. If you like, you can soak the corned beef in a large bowl […]

Santa Fe Chipotle Burger Recipe

Santa Fe Chipotle Burger Recipe

 If you could use a little zip and zing in your life, I have a gift for you. She is spicy and zesty. She is sauce-y and sweet. She doesn’t care about long walks on the beach or sunsets. She wants to party and sit […]