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Chinese Pork Chow Fun

Chinese Pork Chow Fun

I shop at my local Asian market about once a month. It’s a small store with only a few aisles, but it pretty much has all of my staples, whether they be pancit bihon, sauces or chili pastes, fermented shrimp, bao, lemongrass, or something other. […]

Bacon Infused Popcorn

Bacon Infused Popcorn

So, you probably know by now that I love bacon. So does my kid, probably as much, if not more that I do. He is probably the reason I buy bacon, and probably one of the reasons I keep thinking of new ideas, or reasons […]

Smoked BBQ Shrimp

Smoked BBQ Shrimp

Anytime I am going to spend a day smoking food outdoors, I often think of what else I could put on the smoker. My go to items are pork products such as shoulder and ribs, and on occasion some pheasant, turkey, sausage, or chicken. Yep, […]

Baked Chicken Wings

Baked Chicken Wings

Simple things yield true pleasures, well, at least in the world of baked chicken wings that is. Our family members, and you probably know or have them in your family as well, love chicken wings. My wife is not a fan, and we never poke […]

Shrimp Egg Rolls

Shrimp Egg Rolls

A few weeks back we went to have dinner at our cousin’s house for a communion party. Our cousins are really into good Chinese food, and dim sum in particular, among other things of course. As a new Chinese restaurant opened up in town, called […]

The Hangover Breakfast Sandwich

The Hangover Breakfast Sandwich

Sure, I could have labeled this sandwich in many ways, but I decided to call it the hangover. Surely I was not hungover when I made it, but while thinking of the recipe and after eating it, well, I thought it would be the cure […]