Category Archives: Main dish

Roasted Garlicky Pork

We put garlic in everything. The more garlicky the better! My grandfather used to poke 20 or 30 wholes in a pork roast and push a whole clove of garlic in there! Then he roast it for hours until the … Continue reading

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Kansas Chicken Fried Steak

Kansas – the sunflower state and a real down home comfort place. I’ve been to Kansas. Our daughter lived in Wichita and then in Dodge City. The little bit we saw was down home hospitality and total comfort food. I … Continue reading

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Oregon Salmon with Chanterelle Cream Sauce

Moving across the country to the next state – Oregon! Oregon is where I live and it’s so much more than marionberry pie! While we have more than our share of blackberries of every variety, Oregon is home to Moonstruck … Continue reading

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California Cobb Salad

The California Cobb Salad – The signature dish of the Brown Derby Restaurant in Los Angeles – a hearty main course perfect for a summer evening. California has an eclectic list of foods that are fresh and vibrant. I grew … Continue reading

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National Oyster Day

It’s National Oyster Day! Yep – there is a day to celebrate oysters. You either hate or love these briny bivalve mollusks – and I love them! With over 100 species of oysters to choose from, more than 2 billion … Continue reading

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