Archive for the ‘Pork’ Category

Mini Bacon-Cheese Cups

INGREDIENTS 1 box Pillsbury® refrigerated pie crusts, softened as directed on box 1 package (3 oz) cream cheese, softened 1 whole egg 1 egg yolk 1/4 cup chopped green onions (4 medium) 3 oz shredded Swiss cheese (about 2/3 cup) 8 slices precooked bacon (from 2.2-oz package), chopped (about 1/2 cup) Additional finely chopped green […]

Mini Bacon-Wrapped Sausages

INGREDIENTS 1 lb bacon (14 slices) 1 package (1 lb) cocktail-size smoked link sausages (40 sausages) 3/4 cup ketchup 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1 tablespoon white vinegar 1/4 teaspoon onion salt 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder 1/4 teaspoon pepper DIRECTIONS 1. Set oven control to broil. Spray 13×9-inch (3-quart) glass baking […]

Bacon-Wrapped Apple-Cheddar Rolls—A Simple Fall Appetizer

INGREDIENTS 1 to 2 Granny Smith apples, cut into 16 (1/4-inch) slices 1 tablespoon packed brown sugar Dash salt 1 can Pillsbury® refrigerated crescent dinner rolls 8 Slices (1/4 inch) extra-sharp Cheddar cheese, cut in half (from 8-oz block) 16 slices packaged precooked bacon DIRECTIONS 1. Heat oven to 375°F. Line cookie sheet with nonstick […]

Peanut Butter-Bacon Cookies with Maple Frosting

INGREDIENTS Cookies 1 roll (16.5 oz) Pillsbury® refrigerated sugar cookies 10 slices bacon, crisply cooked, crumbled (about 3/4 cup) 1/2 cup chopped peanuts Frosting 1  container (1 lb) vanilla creamy ready-to-spread frosting 1/4 teaspoon maple flavor DIRECTIONS 1. Let dough stand at room temperature 10 minutes to soften. Meanwhile, heat oven to 350°F. 2. In […]

Slow Cooker Pork Sausage and Squash

INGREDIENTS 2 tablespoons dried minced onion 1 medium butternut squash (2 lb), peeled, cut into 1-inch cubes 2 medium apples, peeled, cut into 1-inch cubes 1/4 cup real maple syrup or maple-flavored syrup 2 tablespoons frozen apple juice concentrate, thawed 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon pepper 2 packages (7 oz each) frozen brown-and-serve sausage links […]

Grilled Pork Tenderloin with Pineapple Salsa

INGREDIENTS 1/2 teaspoon finely chopped gingerroot or 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon ground cumin 1/2 lb pork tenderloin 1 kiwifruit, peeled, chopped 1 slice (1/2-inch-thick) pineapple, rind removed, cut into 1/2-inch pieces 1 tablespoon orange marmalade 1 teaspoon finely chopped jalapeño chile DIRECTIONS 1. Heat gas or charcoal grill. In small […]

Grilled Bacon and Tomato Pizza Wedges

INGREDIENTS 5 slices bacon, cut into 1/2-inch pieces 1/2 cup garlic-and-herbs spreadable cheese (from 6.5-oz container) 1 package (10 oz) prebaked Italian pizza crusts (two 8-inch crusts) 1 large plum (Roma) tomato, cut into 10 thin slices 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil 1/4 cup chopped fresh basil leaves DIRECTIONS 1. Heat gas or charcoal grill. […]

Tex-Mex Scrambled Eggs

Ingredients: 1/4 pound bulk pork sausage 2 tablespoons chopped onion 3 (6 inch) corn tortillas, cut into bite size pieces 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 1/3 cup diced tomato 1 tablespoon seeded, finely chopped jalapeno pepper 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 3 eggs, lightly beaten 1/4 cup shredded Mexican cheese blend  Directions: 1. In […]

Oven BBQ Ribs

Ingredients: 1 (12 fluid ounce) can or bottle beer 1 1/2 cups water 1 tablespoon salt 3 tablespoons vegetable oil 5 pounds pork spareribs 1 tablespoon butter 1 cup thinly sliced onions 2 cloves garlic, pressed 2 (8 ounce) cans diced tomatoes with juice 1 cup ketchup 3 tablespoons molasses 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce 1 […]

Spoiled Baby Back Ribs

Ingredients: 3 pounds pork back ribs, cut into serving size pieces 1 cup ketchup 1/4 cup apple cider vinegar 3 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce 3 tablespoons brown sugar 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon liquid smoke flavoring Directions: 1. Place the ribs into a large pot and cover with water. Bring to a boil over high heat; […]