Category Archives: BBQ

Oh The Pressure

George and I love barbecue.  There is nothing better than a pulled pork sandwich smothered in sauce with fresh coleslaw and oven roasted fries.  And living in New Mexico pork shoulder is really easy to come by.  The last time … Continue reading

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Smokin’ Good

The weather has begun to warm here in Corrales and everyone has spring fever.  There was a time when I cooked seasonally; chilis and stews in the winter, barbecue in the summer. But long ago we discovered that chili was … Continue reading

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Smokin’ Ribs

As I mentioned, I received a stove top smoker from Santa this Christmas.  Thinking about this I realize that perhaps “Santa” saw the benefit of this kitchen appliance when he realized I could now smoke small amounts of  meat, fish, … Continue reading

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The Last Cook Out

Used to be that Labor Day signaled the end of the cookout season.  Not so much anymore.  With the invention of the gas grill barbecuing has become a method of cooking to enjoy year round, at least in our household.  That … Continue reading

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Why We Love Corrales

Happy Memorial Day!  The official start of the summer season is here.  Today we will salute the holiday by flying our flag, taking a moment to remember all of the brave men and women who have given their lives for this … Continue reading

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Fair Food

Today after our guests left, George, who took the day off, and I went to the New Mexico State Fair.  We try to get to the fair every year.  We like the animal exhibits, the cheesy things for sale in the … Continue reading

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Bring An Appetizer

How many times have you gone to a gathering where you are asked to bring an appetizer.   I am not a chips and salsa or veggie and dip kind of girl.  If I am going to bring an appetizer I … Continue reading

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