Tag Archives: meat

What is a Flat Iron Steak?

What is a flat iron steak? It is part of the beef shoulder near the heart and the clod, just under the shoulder-blade.  Also sold as a “top blade” steak, it has a lot of marbling and a fascia (gristly … Continue reading

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Cornish Game Hens Roasted with Lemon Pepper

This little bird is neither a game bird or a hen.  Game hens are commercially raised, young chickens and can be a hen or a tom.  They have tender meat and look a bit fancy on the plate!  So here … Continue reading

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How to Cook a Steak like a Pro

Ever wonder how the restaurants make the steak taste so good?  I have!  I watch those cooking shows, read, and I still couldn’t pull it off – but then I asked a chef!

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Meat lovers Meatball Sandwich

I asked readers to tell me what they thought would be a good Father’s Day dinner.  I got several really good ideas, but Rusty Hammer suggested a meatball sandwich – and my husband concurred!  So I went with that theme … Continue reading

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Springtime brings sunnier weather and the outside grill suddenly calls out my name!!  Here is a great (and pretty easy) dish to welcome in the BBQ season!

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