My Favorite Pork Roast

Pork roast done right has a crispy top and a moist interior. Lucky for me, pork no longer needs to be cooked to shoe leather for it to be safe. An internal temperature of 145℉ and a three-minute rest, and it’s all good. I needed a good dinner! I was on a roll…downhill. I had…

Grilled Moroccan Style Pork Tenderloin With Warm Bulgur-Vegetable Salad

Wow, is this ever tasty! A great example of how healthy food definitely does NOT need to be boring or taste like sawdust. And you get a pretty big plate of food for under 600 calories! High fiber, low fat; if you’re watching your sodium, you could easily decrease the salt. Once you’ve done a little chopping,…

Pork Scaloppine With Dilly Chickpeas

I wish I could take full credit for this recipe I adapted from Bevcooks. I never would have thought to make pesto from dill – it was delicious! My contribution was to up the flavor in the pork, which then melded beautifully with the dilly chickpeas. It’s well worth getting all your ingredients set before starting…

Garam Masala Sheet Pan Supper

Sometimes, dinner plans just don’t work out the way you want. Take yesterday for example. I’d planned on Madras Shrimp. But the bag of shrimp I grabbed from the freezer case at the market smelled bad. So no shrimp (glad I noticed before I bought it!). I grabbed a pork tenderloin instead, came home, &…

Slow Cooker Pork Tenderloin Carnitas

Shown here with steamed fresh asparagus from my garden, fresh winter salsa,  Citrus-Pickled Red Onion With Jalapeño (which I thought was at its best flavor about 2 hours after I made it), and a big dollop of Nonfat plain Greek yogurt. Really, you won’t know it’s not sour cream, but your cardiologist will. You could also use the pork as…