Southern Red Beans and Rice

Southern Red Beans and Rice

Southern Red Beans and Rice One of my favorite recipes out of the American South is Red Beans and Rice. It is one of my favorites to make on a Sunday afternoon in my pressure cooker. There is a long version and this very short version. This is in all essence a copycat...
Zesty Mexican Shrimp Cocktail

Zesty Mexican Shrimp Cocktail

  Zesty Mexican Shrimp Cocktail or Coctel de Camarones is a wonderful cold summer dish. It is made from poached shrimp that has been tossed in flavorful tomatoes, onion, cilantro, and citrus. I often find that the traditional home cooked versions tend to be a...
Pressure Cooker Refried Spicy Beans

Pressure Cooker Refried Spicy Beans

I feel strongly that Refried Bens should be a staple in everyone’s house. Why? Homemade beans have an extra depth of flavor, and the cooking liquid is almost as good as the beans. You may think that cooking from the dry bean just shouldn’t take so long....
Coca-Cola Applesauce

Coca-Cola Applesauce

Growing up in my home in Utah, we didn’t have much in the way of ethnic food from different cultures. I suppose in many ways it was the same for most folks that were raised out in the west, outside major metropolitan centers. Let’s face it, the west and...
Green Beans with Mushroom XO Sauce

Green Beans with Mushroom XO Sauce

In Hong Kong, XO sauces got their start based on dried shrimp or scallops and Chinese ham is combined with chiles to create a condiment that is salty, spicy and has a great funk to it. This recipe uses mushrooms in place of the pork in a traditional recipe. Green...

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