Category Archives: Spice and Seasoning Mixtures, Marinades

Yogurt Marinade for Pork Chops

We were at the market, and Rich was perusing the butcher’s case. He came across these lovely thick cut, bone in pork chops and asked me about having a couple for dinner. We were a couple of days away from … Continue reading

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Key Lime Marinade for Shrimp, Chicken, or Fish

Who wouldn’t love a tasty batch of shrimp marinated in zippy key lime juice, then grilled with sliced Halloumi cheese on the side? Note: yes, you can grill Halloumi, it is actually better grilled. But wait, there’s more! I know, … Continue reading

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Beer ‘n Butter ‘n Brats ‘n STEAK!

So… this is gonna be a kindofa weird post. It all started with an unseasonably warm spring weekend and some green pepper and Mozzarella sausages Rich picked up at the market. And a couple of nice rib eye steaks. The … Continue reading

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Parfait! Better Than Breadcrumbs

A while back, I posted a recipe for a nice, if a bit crumbly, meatloaf; which then became very tasty meatloaf quesadillas. For today’s post, I thought I’d pause and share this no-bread breadcrumb concept, because it really is kinda … Continue reading

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Beertermilk Marinade for Pork and Chicken

Longtime followers of this here blog thing-y know that I don’t buy buttermilk, I make it; buy adding a tablespoon of white vinegar or lemon juice in a measuring cup, then adding milk to measure one cup, give it all … Continue reading

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Parfait! Beer Marinade for ???

I posted a couple weeks ago about this fine way the prep a flank steak and, really, I enjoyed the flavor so much, I decided to take the marinade out for another spin; this time with boneless beef short ribs. … Continue reading

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Parfait! Steak and Chop Marinade

This is an old standby – a marinade I rely on for steaks, lamb chops, pork, veal… really, just about anything other than fish or chicken; and I might give a thought to trying it on both of them, too. … Continue reading

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Parfait! Seasoned Salt

Now, I realize that “seasoned salt” is not a thing that folk give a lot of thought to, but they really, really should. First; pick up that seasoned salt in the spice aisle at the market and look at the … Continue reading

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Parfait! Greek Marinade For Souvlaki (or Salad)

Not too, too long ago, I posted about Chicken Souvlaki, which made for a fine pita sammich dinner. Now I’m back, having thought long and hard about the marinade/salad dressing that made the Souvlaki ermmm, Souvlaki; and I believe it … Continue reading

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(My) Garam Masala

After a quick tour o’ da Google, it is my understanding that Garam Masala is, or can be, different things to different people. Aarti, over at Food Network, shares my disdain for cumin and coriander, preferring her own blend rich … Continue reading

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