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Fried Rice with Asian Style Pork Chops

Doing a check in the pantry – what do we have? A quick check of the freezer I found some pork chops – and there were a couple pieces of bacon left. Hmmm… Fried Rice!

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Alaska Fish and Chips

Just two states left! It’s been a fun year of tasting and testing and learning about the food culture of our country. This week we explore Alaska. Reindeer dogs are a popular dish and  the Alaskan king crab always garners … Continue reading

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Arizona Chimichanga

We’ve been moving from state to state since January and we’ve covered a lot of ground! Today we head to Arizona. The only official state food in Arizona is the Apache trout, yet in all the research I did and … Continue reading

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Oklahoma Fried Okra

Oklahoma announced it’s official state meal in 1988. It included cornbread, barbecue pork, chicken fried steak, squash and corn, biscuits, grits and sausage gravy, strawberries, pecan pie, black-eyed peas and fried okra. Fried okra, or “southern popcorn”, makes a great … Continue reading

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Chinese Sausage Egg Rolls and Fried Rice

Egg Rolls with Fried Rice – I was perusing the local Asian market and ran across these sausage. They are spicy and sweet and taste rich and flavorful. As I sat and enjoyed this delicious treat, the idea came to … Continue reading

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