• Dinner,  Featured,  Pork,  Sauce

    Fritada Ecuatoriana

    My husband, being from a city known for their good BBQ ribs, is always curious to try different pork rib recipes. The seasonings used in this recipe are typical of Ecuador. However, the way that these ribs are served is…

  • Dinner,  Pork,  Sauce

    Filled Patacon- Ropa Vieja

    Ropa vieja is shredded pork shoulder mixed with a homemade tomato-based sauce. This meal is a treat for me. I remember my dad taking me to “Mr. Patacon” when I was little. That really made my day (It would still…

  • Dinner,  Pork,  Soup

    Pork Feet and Garbanzo Soup

    My husband and I have been making a different grain each week. It has been really fun to experiment with different recipes and learn how to make each grain from scratch. We have tried: yellow and green split pea, lentils,…

  • Dinner,  Gluten Free,  Pork

    Latin Style Pork Risotto

    This week is my brother’s in-law birthday and we have been talking about different latin recipes. John and his wife (Emily) went to Puerto Rico earlier this month and they tried different rice dishes such as arroz con pollo and…

  • Dinner,  Pork

    Carnitas

    Mexican food is one of my favorite foods. I’m lucky to live in San Diego which has the best Mexican food that I’ve tried. I usually make carnitas at least once a month. Carnitas are so delicious and easy to…