Category Archives: Food

Mystery meat found in hot dogs?

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A recent report shows that the meat found in certain hot dog brands are not what was advertised. No, it isn’t rat parts (I hope)… it is more like pork being found in kosher brands.

Oh and they also found human DNA in the hot dogs.

HUMAN DNA.

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Video: Gennaro Contaldo: Spaghetti Carbonara

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Yeah this is the day for a Carbonara

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Recipe: Jamie Oliver: 100 Calorie Poppadom Snacks

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I love poppadoms (and I haven’t seen them that big in the states). This is a low calorie simple recipe to do any time.


Photo: Chris Brown, Flickr

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Recipe: Jamie Oliver: Quick Hummus

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Allison wanted me to share this one, we were talking about the quick hummus recipe from a few weeks ago.

Photo: Megan, Flickr

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Recipe: Gennaro Contaldo: Pancetta & Pumpkin Pasta

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Summer is over (well almost). Here is a nice pasta recipe for the fall.

Photo: Luca Nebuloni, Flickr

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Recipe: DJ BBQ: Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad

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Here is a simple method (really more for the dressing) for caesar salad. There is a reason why it is the most popular salad in America.

Photo: donireewalker, flickr

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Recipe: Sorted Food: Chicago-Style Deep Dish

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The guys at Sorted Food are doing their take on a Chicago-style deep dish pizza.

INGREDIENTS

Pizza Crust
500 g strong white bread flour
7 g dried yeast (1 sachet)
1 tbsp salt
1 tbsp caster sugar
1 tsp dried chilli flakes
2 tsp dried oregano
300 ml warm water
Tomato sauce
3 cloves of garlic
1 tbsp olive oil
100 ml red wine
1 tbsp tomato purée
400 g tin of chopped tomatoes
Toppings
1 tbsp butter
2 tbsp Parmesan, grated
300 g low moisture mozarella
100 g creamy fresh mozarella
250 g Italian pork sausage
1 small white onion
1 handful of fresh basil

Read the entire recipe with directions (if you don’t want to watch the video) right here: https://sortedfood.com/deepdishpizza

Photo: Punctuated, Flickr

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Recipe: Gennaro Contaldo: Pancetta and Squash Penne

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This video is worth watching just to hear Gennaro say Butternut…


Photo: Luca Nebuloni, Flickr

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Video: Recipe: Jamie Oliver – Summer Sausage Pasta

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Jamie Oliver with a nice summer pasta and sausage recipe. Not too heavy but not a salad either.


Photo: Gnawme, Flickr

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Video: Recipe: Fennel Salad

This is a simple recipe for something to enjoy at the end of the summer.

And here is how to prepare the fennel:

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