Pork Chili

Pork Chili at oldfatguy.ca

I was going to a potluck and I needed something to take. I decided a nice pot of chili would be good. I wanted to make it with rough cut beef and went to the supermarket to get some. I noticed that the pork was half the price of the beef. Why not build a chili around pork and save some money? I couldn’t think of a good reason. Welcome to Pork Chili. Continue reading Pork Chili

Sourdough Honey Bagels

Sourdough Honey Bagel at oldfatguy.ca

One of the downsides to keeping a sourdough starter is that they have to be fed weekly. This means taking some of the starter out and replacing it with flour and water. Either you need to use the starter you take out or throw it away. I just can’t bring myself to throw it away so I am always looking for ways to use. So, I converted a bagel recipe to sourdough and made Sourdough Honey Bagels. Continue reading Sourdough Honey Bagels

Bacon Duxelle Pork Loin

Bacon Duxelle Pork Loin at oldfatguy.ca

The weather is actually getting up to 2 or 3 degrees above freezing! Time for more food on the Louisiana Grills Pellet Smoker. I had a little pork loin piece. I decided I wanted something a little more upscale than just a smoked pork loin so I decided to butterfly the roast and make a duxelle stuffing. I also had some home made bacon trimmings so why not kick up the duxelle a little. I couldn’t think of one good reason not to! Continue reading Bacon Duxelle Pork Loin

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