My corned beef sandwich recipe


I've always thought that ham sandwich was the epitome of comfort food, sandwich version, but I've changed my mind. About 80 percent of the corned beef that I made went straight between slices of bread. I really need to make space inside the fridge so that I can brine more beef to keep a constant and abundant supply of corned beef.Seriously addictive. And you don't even … [Read more...]

Corned beef and vegetables salad with mango dressing


Having successfully made corned beef at home, I started thinking of the many ways to serve it. Not that it wouldn't have gotten consumed completely just by slicing and piling between slices of bread. But, you know, I wanted to get more creative than that.It is very usual to add ham or bacon to vegetable salad. Because salad vegetables are bland, richly flavored … [Read more...]

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 salt-cured beef. The "corned" part is more historical than literal because corn, in olden times and before the word was used by English-speaking cultures to describe maize, denotes grains of salt used … [Read more...]