Roast Pork Tenderloin with Apples; yet another wee rant

Roast Pork Tenderloin with Apples

If I was trendy I would call this a ‘sheet pan dinner’. I’m not trendy and I don’t have sheet pans. For some reason, maybe because ovens here are small, sheet pans are not popular, One could say they are almost non-existent. The cookie sheets I have were purchased at Williams-Sonoma 25 years ago. Quality … Continue reading…

Roast Pork Tenderloin with Apples

Skillet Pork and Asparagus; errands

Skillet Pork and Asparagus

Asparagus season is coming to an end. I haven’t seen the lovely purple asparagus in two weeks and this week the green asparagus wasn’t available. There were piles and piles of white asparagus, however, so we’re still okay for another week or too. Whew! One of the things that happens as we get to the … Continue reading…

Skillet Pork and Asparagus

Pork Medallions with Green Garlic; stuff

We were invited to a barbecue last night, US style…. meaning foods cooked on charcoal accompanied by proper baked beans and potato salad. It was wonderful. The guests were an eclectic group, as is typical… some French, some British, some American, some ?. The subject of our home-country foods came up, as is also typical. … Continue reading…

Linguine with Pork and Red Wine Sauce; more from Paris

Linguine with Pork and Red Wine Sauce

I’ve been watching cooking shows again…. Well, not seriously watching, it’s more background noise when I’m in the kitchen. I’ve heard this tip before but never tried it. I heard it several times over the course of a week so I finally succumbed to the nagging voices. The tip? Drain the pasta before it’s fully … Continue reading…

Linguine with Pork and Red Wine Sauce

Pork Tenderloin with Lemon and Capers

Pork with Lemon and Capers

I recently updated the recipe index on this blog. It wasn’t the usual monthly update to add new recipes, but a totally new system that will automate it all going forward. Naturally, it wasn’t easy. It was supposed to be easy, but the software I was using couldn’t differentiate between a photo of the dogs … Continue reading…

Pork with Lemon and Capers