Another Holiday Favorite with a Southwestern Twist – Bev’s Posole

If you don’t already know the story of Posole in our house, I’ll bring you up to speed on the Burch lore and Posole. Posole is one of those dishes you’ll find on holiday tables in the southwest. So, when Tall & Handsome spent his first holiday season with my family, he made a pot






Grilled Tequila Lime Boneless Pork Loin Chops

Summer’s here and so is traditional grilling season with holidays galore to give you plenty of reasons to grill. In our house Tall & Handsome is the grillmaster. Today’s recipe is a version of a grilled chicken we make. Several years ago when my daddy had bypass surgery I was living out of state at






Chili Maple Pork Tenderloin

When we hear the work “pork” we automatically think, “Oh, bad for me!” I think visions of Arnold Ziffle running around Green Acres or a big, huge pig rolling around in mud and filth somewhere pops into our mind. But, actually, there is a reason pork is called “the other white meat” and why is






Throwback Thursday Recipe – Pork Chops, Cabbage and Apples, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Most of the country is socked into a major deep freeze right now and during frigid weather nothing is better than hot and hearty comfort food. Today’s recipe fits that need, plus it comes from my clippings file I’ve gathered over the years, making it the perfect Throwback Thursday recipe. This recipe was inspired by






Cranberry Orange Pork Loin for the Slow Cooker, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Lately I’m looking for lean, low sodium, tasty recipes to prepare for my Tall & Handsome since his triple bypass surgery. So, the past few weeks has been an adventure in culinary experimentation. For starters I made a wonder pumpkin bread in the bread machine and a pasta e fagioli. Recipes will soon come. But






Pork Pad Thai, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Tall & Handsome and I enjoy cooking and that includes different ethnic styles. Years ago, I took Chinese cooking classes at UAB and I can tell you T & H appreciates the fact his wife makes good homemade Chinese. Fortunately those skills also translate to other forms of Asian cuisine, especially Thai which just so






Peachy Pork Picante, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Today’s recipe is another recipe that’s a blast from the past. I was going through my burgeoning collection of recipes and cookbooks and rediscovered this one. I knew it would be one Tall & Handsome would enjoy. Of course, it’s a recipe I dabbled with some to give it a little more flavor…I just can’t