Category Archives: Is It Cooking?
Most people know that cooking isn’t my strong suit. But every once in a while I get an impulse to do something.
Recently, I went to the grocery store ostensibly for fruits, but I found myself gravitating to the Meat / Seasfood section. There was a sale on different types of pork. I decided to buy a boneless Boston Butt, 2.5 lb / 1.13kg in size. I’ve never done anything with one, but I had visions of a nice slice of ham later on that evening.
I admit. I like to try different foods. Mostly, I like to try different foods in restaurants. I’ll find a dish I like, then look up a recipe for it, then try to make it myself. Chicken pot pie, shepherd’s pie, butternut porridge (with sweet rice balls), bibimbap, fried rice, etc., etc. Well, for the first time, I was inspired to make a dish I had never tried, could not find a restaurant for, nor had any ingredients I would normally have (besides rice). Read the rest of this entry