Vaguely Vietnamese Slow Cooker Pork Tacos

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This. This tasty creation is the best reason so far to have an Instant Pot. And it didn’t even start out as an Instant Pot recipe. What? It should be an Instant Pot recipe… first there is sautéeing, then there … Continue reading

Pressure Cooker Porcupine Meatballs

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While continuing the try out of my new Instant Pot, I decided on this recipe for meatballs. Calling them ‘porcupine’ meatballs was all I really needed to tempt me (actually, calling them meatballs was enough). The ground beef is mixed … Continue reading

Simply Spiced Spring Cabbage

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Next up, a vegetable dish to go with the Chana Masala from last week. Meera Sodha (the author of Made in India) says: “the best Indian food is cooked (and eaten) at home” so I’m working on getting a whole … Continue reading


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Another month, another cookbook to try out from the Food52 Cookbook Club. This time, it’s any of the books written by Yotam Ottolenghi. Three of these books are familiar to me… I’ve cooked from Ottolenghi, Plenty and Jerusalem already. And … Continue reading