beef-hofan

Beef hofan

Alex has a thing for beef hofan. She's obsessed with it. It was the only dish that she asked for when she got sick over the holidays (we didn't give her any because her … [Read more...]

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Cheesesteak burritos

There is a story that goes with this recipe that has to do with lying. You can click the link if you want to read it. Right now, this is about cheesesteak burritos and it is … [Read more...]

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Homemade corned beef recipe

No, there is no corn in corned beef. And, contrary to what I had been led to believe in the past, corned beef is not made from the meat of corn-fed cows. Corned beef is … [Read more...]

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Osso buco

Osso buco, or ossobuco, literally translates to "bone hole". The dish is made with a cross cut of veal shank that is slow cooked with wine and a variety of herbs and … [Read more...]

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Beef and spinach stew

Time for stews. Tradition says beef and red wine go together; I say it's a ridiculous rule. You can cook beef in white wine to make a delicious stew. And this is the … [Read more...]

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Korean beef stew*

I’ve often been asked, mostly by Filipinos based abroad who intend to vacation in the country, to suggest restaurants where they can take their families. I’ve shied away from … [Read more...]

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Bistek, Filipino Beef Steak

The Filipino version of steak is bistek. I used to think that bistek was a localized pronunciation and spelling of beef steak but it appears that bistec is found in the … [Read more...]