Chili-mac is quick, easy and full of flavor. This was so tasty that my wife had seconds and still wanted more, but restrained herself so she could have some for lunch the next day. Next time, I might add some corn for a burst of color.
I made this Swiss Steak in my Fagor Lux Multi-cooker for the first time last week. It cuts the cooking time way down and the results are every bit as good as the slow simmered method. Ingredients: 1 1/2 lbs Round Steak or Sirloin Tip, 3/4 inch thick cut into serving size pieces 1/4 cup […]
One summer evening my wife and I were at the LA county fair wandering through the large buildings where vendors of all kind hawk their wares. Cell phones, cookware, cutlery and hot tubs are some of the best represented product lines. We have bought things at the fair in the past and we stop in […]
This is a delicious recipe for a tomato bisque soup that can be made on the stove top, in the Vitamix© blender or as I do it a combination of the two. It is great with grilled cheese sandwiches. Ingredients: 1 cup celery, chopped ( I use the inner most part of the celery stock […]
Probably our families favorite way to eat pork chops. This is a fairly new development since the majority of us originally preferred a creole pork chop recipe with rice. I will include that recipe later since it also remains a family favorite. Ingredients: 4 pork chops 1/2 inch thick 1/4 cup flour 2 tbsp olive […]
When I got my Fagor Lux© multi-cooker for Christmas this year I thought that it would largely replace my Aroma© rice cooker and that the two would not compete for counter space. It turns out that I often need to have both the rice cooker and the multi-cooker going at the same time. I did […]
Cajun shrimp with Linguini is a family favorite that is often made for special occasions. It was this years Valentine’s Day dinner with pressure cooked carrots. It is moderately spicy and very flavorful but takes a little more work than most of my weekday evening meals.
Valentines day falls one week after my wife’s birthday and 5 days before our anniversary. Now I am not great with special occasions and throughout forty years of marriage I have only gotten worse. So when all three fall within a two week period I am lucky to get one right. This year The best […]