Hominy & Veg Gratin With a Kick

Oh, hominy. That weird and widely misunderstood corn-thing, so often relegated strictly to posoles and chilies in the minds of many (and, I mean, that shit’s delicious, so do that to hominy, for sure),  is truly a favourite ingredient of mine for experimentation purposes. I even did a little happy dance the moment I found…

Roasting Peppers {Tutorial}

This here tutorial for roasting peppers is the very reason why I write this blog. The notion of writing up such a tutorial did not occur to me until a couple of days ago after being asked many times in the preceding week or by friends just how one goes about this procedure that I’ve…

White Chili {Instant Pot Recipe}

So, my girl, Megan (of making-me-a-pastry-maker fame), turned up earlier this week with some homegrown banana and jalapeno peppers that she had smoked and it took me all of 2.2 seconds after her departure to determine that those would go into a while chili. Oh yes, they would. And, oh my, but I have never…