Tag Archives: pork

Crispy Pork Belly with Apple & Onion Compote

Crispy Pork Belly with Apple & Onion Compote
Date: 23-07-2015

I first came across this version of pork belly through Jules Food’s Instagram account. It looked so crispy and delicious I just had to try the recipe. The method for this pork belly is much easier than my …

Category: Meat, Recipes

Beer Braised Pork Cheeks

Beer Braised Pork Cheeks
Date: 19-06-2015

You can serve me stew any time of the year. For some it’s more of an autumn or winter dish, but I prefer it for all the seasons :). This version is a new favorite that has a …

Category: Meat, Recipes

Savory Scones with Bacon, Cheese and Thyme

Savory Scones with Bacon, Cheese and Thyme
Date: 16-02-2015

These savory scones with bacon, cheese and thyme are a great alternative to regular scones. I use the same basic recipe, but omitted the sugar and added some extra flavors. Replace the bacon with sun dried tomatoes for …

Category: Recipes, Snacks

Meatballs with Creamy Port Sauce

Meatballs with Creamy Port Sauce
Date: 11-02-2015

These meatballs with creamy port sauce are another old fashioned Nombelina experiment. I had never made a sauce with port and cream before and was afraid it might split. The end result was so delicious, I just had …

Category: Meat, Recipes

Puff Pastry Tart with Peppers, Bacon and Cheese

Puff Pastry Tart with Peppers, Bacon and Cheese
Date: 06-02-2015

This puff pastry tart was inspired by the leftovers found in my refrigerator. I decided to make a cheats version of a “Tarte Flambée” or “Flammkuchen”.

Category: Recipes, Snacks, Veggies

Pearl Meatballs

Pearl Meatballs
Date: 03-10-2014

These Chinese meatballs are covered in a layer of sticky rice and then steamed to cook. They’re called zhen zhu wan zhi, which means pearl meatballs.

Category: Meat, Recipes

Spiced Potato Wedges with Marinated Pork Steak

Spiced Potato Wedges with Marinated Pork Steak
Date: 16-06-2014

Yesterday we had these incredible spiced potato wedges and marinated pork steak. We also had a nice green salad along with it.

Category: Meat, Potato, Recipes

Red Cooked Pork

Date: 10-03-2014

A new Nombelina favorite. Red cooked pork, also known as dong po pork or dong po rou. I first came across this dish on the internet. I never noticed it at a Chinese restaurant and I have no …

Category: Meat, Recipes

Slow Cooker Pulled Pork

Date: 14-08-2013

I had been eyeing slow cookers for quite a while. Did I really need one? I have a bunch of Dutch ovens in my kitchen. Just about everything you can make in a slow cooker, can be done …

Category: Meat, Recipes

Schnitzel with a creamy mushroom sauce

Schnitzel
Date: 04-08-2013

Potatoes baked in the oven with homemade schnitzel and a mushroom and red pepper sauce. The sauce was a bit of an experiment. I wanted to make a Strogranoff type sauce. I liked the result, although I will …

Category: Meat, Recipes