Mango Habanero Pork Tenderloin

Roasted pork marinated in a sweet and spicy vinegar based mango habanero sauce. I’ve been having a lot of fun making vinegar based marinades lately. My go to formula is usually a base vinegar ( red, white, rice wine ,etc.) + fruit + fresh peppers = delish! With this combo I’m keeping the marinades light,…

Classic Ham and Potato Soup

The creamiest potato soup loaded with veggies, honey ham and crispy bacon. The perfect one pot dish! We’ve had an overabundance of potatoes lately. So I’ve been trying to think of ways to use them up. Potato soup is the perfect way to get the potato recipes going and get some classics in. When I…

Barbacoa and Egg Sopes

Crispy homemade corn sopes topped with shredded barbacoa and creamy eggs. Barbacoa is one of my favorite dishes to make and it is a regular for us. If you’re unfamiliar barbacoa is typically beef cheeks, which can sometimes be hard to find so it’s often swapped with other cut of meat. Which is then simmered…

Crispy Chicken w/ Ricotta and Fried Spicy Salami

Crispy chicken cutlets panko and parmesan crusted, deep fried and topped with a creamy ricotta cheese blend, crispy fried salami and roasted cherry tomatoes. Served over a simple spaghetti. Crispy chicken has been on the menu a lot lately and I’m loving every second of it. Chicken is by far one of my favorite proteins…

Creamy Sundried Tomato Roasted Chicken w/ Roasted Potatoes

One Pot! Whole roasted herb crusted chicken and salty red potatoes simmered in a sundried tomato spinach cream sauce. Roasted chicken has to be one of my favorite dishes. As we all know chicken is just super versatile you can have a new dish day after day. This dish I love because it has some…

Lemon Pepper Chicken Drumsticks

Perfect for a lazy Sunday! Slow roasted chicken drumsticks marinated in crushed peppercorns ,garlic, olive oil and lemon. I rarely ever plan a dinner around chicken drumsticks. Sometimes a deal is too good to pass up. They are cheap and quick. There are always a few people that don’t like them but a lot of…

Roasted Chicken Spaghetti

Herb, lemon and garlic roasted chicken and spaghetti tossed in a lemon parmesan pan sauce. Chicken spaghetti is starting to become one of my new favorite dishes. For me, as generic as it may sound spaghetti is probably my favorite noodle. I think alot of the time we associate the noodles with the dishes. Like…

Asian BBQ Pork

Charred thinly sliced barbecue pork tossed in a sweet and sticky banana ketchup bbq sauce This dish is seriously my favorite pork dish. Its the perfect tender crispy meat with a sweet and spicy sticky sauce. I was really in the mood for char sui pork since I know my recipe for it pretty much…

Mini Meatloaf Cups w/ Whipped Parmesan Mashed Potatoes

Tender and juicy meatloaf cups topped with a whipped creamy parmesan and garlic mashed potatoes topped with corn “sprinkles” Meatloaf cups also known as meatloaf cupcakes are all the rage right now. Probably because they are so easy, a fun twist on a classic and pretty darn cute. Meatloaf cupcakes are exactly that. You take…