Appetizers · Main Meals

Skinny Purple Egg Rolls

These purple cabbages Egg rolls flavored with pork, ginger and garlic are enveloped in a light crunchy phyllo. They are also baked instead of fried for a healthier version.  Accompanied with a plum sauce, these egg rolls are a kid’s favorite.  The other day, I was doing my monthly round in my favorite asian market and saw… Continue reading Skinny Purple Egg Rolls

Main Meals · Meat & Poultry

Blueberry pork cheek on a vinegar braised cabbage bed

Blueberry pork cheek on a vinegar braised cabbage bed is such a long title for such a simple dish. The inspiration here was a concoction I found in “Tigidou” store on the Orleans Island by Quebec city; a blueberry maple concoction. I’ve build the dish around this delicious concoction. Pork cheeks are such a tasty… Continue reading Blueberry pork cheek on a vinegar braised cabbage bed

Main Meals · Meat & Poultry · Tapas

Tender Braised Pork Cheek in Red Wine Sauce

Tender braised pork cheek in wine sauce is a strong and powerful flavoured dish although the meat is so tender and melt on your tongue. I’ve encountered this dish on a tapas night out in San Sebastian, Spain, hidden Tapas bar in a downtown plaza dark corner called “La cuchara de San Telmo“, a divine place!… Continue reading Tender Braised Pork Cheek in Red Wine Sauce

Main Meals · Meat & Poultry

Tacos al Pastor

Who doesn’t love a good spicy taco with a touch of sweet in it? The tacos al Pastor are a pork tacos from Middle Mexico, the actual way they cook the pork is on those Middle East Kebab rotating grills. Mexican got inspired by the Lebanese immigrants and made there own version of Shawarma, they’ve changed the… Continue reading Tacos al Pastor