Category: Pork

Rotisserie Pork Loin

Rotisserie Pork Tenderloin

Rotisserie pork tenderloin isn't tons better than just slapping the tenderloin straight on the grill, but it is a touch better.  And after a bit a prep work to tie the pork tenderloins (there are two parts here) to the rotisserie without it sliding around as it rotates, it is worth the time it fr...

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Quick Brined Pork Chops Recipe

Brining is a process that actually hydrates the cells of the meat, creating a really juicy and tender cut of meat for the grill. But wait, doesn’t that take a long time? I don’t have 12 hours here, I need to get dinner going! Well, that’s what makes this brined pork chops recipe so great! ...

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Grilled Mojo Pork Chops

I am a Tampa, Florida Native and Cuban food is something that I crave on a bi-weekly basis. Inspiration finds us at the strangest time. I vowed that Mojo pork would be the first meal I cooked once I felt like eating anything other than Saltine crackers. So here we are, my quick and easy recipe for ...

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Grilled Teriyaki Pork Chop

Teriyaki is the name of a cooking style that involves grilling or broiling food with Teriyaki sauce, according to Wikipedia. According to me and my kids, Teriyaki is grilling deliciousness. And one of my favorite ways to cook a pork chop is a Teriyaki pork chop. The salty, sweet flavor of the soy...

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Ginger Rubbed Grilled Pork Chops

"Cook it like a steak".  That is my advice whenever anyone asks me about pork chops.  Pork chops are one of the easiest meats to grill as long as you treat it just like a beef steak, starting at the meat counter.  Skip those little skinny butterflied pork chops, you wouldn't buy a steak that thin...

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Grilled Ginger and Garlic Rubbed Pork Loin

This is one of those recipes that my family flat-out refused to try once they saw the ingredients I was working with.  I can see where they were coming from though, this ginger and garlic pork rub contains what might seem like an unusual cast of ingredient characters.  Luckily for me though, my ki...

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Rib Rub Recipe

If competition BBQ cooks are being honest, they will most likely tell you that they like to keep their 'Q simple when cooking at home. Those sweet rubs and sauces used in competition are meticulously tuned to make an impression with a single bite, not enjoying a few racks of ribs with friends.  I'm...

Wet rubbed and grilled pork chops

Grilled Pork Chops with Basil, Lemon and Garlic

I have a secret for you basil growers out there (who isn't a basil grower?).  It is all about the prunin'.  I've got this thing down to a science now.  You see, I LOVE basil.  Mostly because it is one of the only edible plants I seem to be capable of growing.  The problem was, it would get all ...

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Cilantro and Soy Marinated Pork Tenderloin

My favorite thing to do with this cut of meat is to mix up a simple, but potent marinade.  Pork tenderloin soaks up the marinade rather quickly, producing a juicy and really flavorful main course in as little as a two hour soak. Got a few hours before dinner?  Yeah, you have time, let's do it.

BBQ Pork Chops

BBQ Pork Chops

Barbecue pork chops are a basic grilling recipe that everyone standing over the coals should know how to master.  And while I too am a fan of the thick cut pork chops, sometimes it is hard to pass up the deals on the thinner cut chops when you've got a house full of guests to feed.  No reason tho...