Category Archives: chorizo

Mussels and Chorizo in Polenta Broth

This week, let’s talk about chorizo. You know that delicious pork product that turns everything it touches to gold? Quite literally, actually. I can’t recall when I first started cooking with chorizo, but I haven’t looked back. A few small … Continue reading

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Chicken & Brown Rice: The Surprise Frontrunner

I like a one pot meal. It’s no wonder I’m really into soups, stews and ‘bowls’ of all kinds (brown rice, bulgur, couscous). There is something so homey about creating a meal that blends together a melange of ingredients that … Continue reading

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Reclaiming My Chorizo: Tomato, Cabbage and Chorizo Soup

A trip to Portugal a few years back re-introduced me to a cured meat that I hardly thought much of before: chorizo. While in Lisbon, I sampled so many different kinds, paired with delicious sheep’s milk cheeses (both soft and … Continue reading

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