Pulled Beef Tongue Stuffed Zucchini

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Beef tongue, round two! Remember a few months ago when Sassy made Beef Tongue Tacos for her friends? She could not stop raving about how good the beef tongue was so of course I had to try it. Lucky for me I have a group of brave friends that trust in my cooking abilities (I’m not sure why) that were willing to dive into the world of offal.

No, I didn’t say awful I said offal. Offal is a word that refers to the internal organs of slaughtered animals. Stop freaking out. The US is basically the only country that runs in the other direction of these nutritional powerhouses. Everywhere else in the world likes to get down with their own version of organ meats, think- foi gras, pâté, sweetbreads, tripe, haggis, chopped liver, menudo, and intestine casing for sausage. And those are just the most common. Other parts of the world eat or utilize just about every part of the animal from nose to snout and we want you to get on board. Continue reading “Pulled Beef Tongue Stuffed Zucchini”

Applesauce and Cheddar Stuffed Pork Chops

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I love pork. If I had to pick only one meat to eat for the rest of my life it would without a doubt be pork. Those of you who have subscribed to our email list got the Apple & Onion Pork Chops recipe in our Fall eBook and if you loved that you’ll certainly love this. This was one of those meals where I was trying to finish the last of some of the things in my refrigerator (applesauce and cheddar cheese) and what better way to finish it off than stuffing it in pork?! I paired it with sautéed greens for a tasty and colorful meal. Hope you enjoy! Continue reading “Applesauce and Cheddar Stuffed Pork Chops”

Daily Dish of A Nutrition Genius Week 9 (and a RECIPE)

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Sassy’s Daily Dish & Merry Minty Hot Cocoa

Why hello there! Sassy here! Happy New Year AND TGIF Friends!! Hope you are all having a great start to your year and are kicking butt with your diet and lifestyle habits! Remember if you need extra help check out our packages and send us an email, we’d be glad to help you reach your goals 🙂

Anyone else feeling the post-holiday blues!?! I sure am! I miss my family already but I am so grateful I had 2 full weeks of family, fun and DELICIOUS food…now it’s back to the grind so tune in and you will be rewarded with a quick and DELICIOUS recipe below that happens to be filling my cup above!!

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Is Cheese GRATE? (Q&A #8)

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Is Cheese Grate?!

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This week’s question is about CHEESE! If you want to hear more about dairy from your favorite nutrition geniuses, check out Episode #7!

Dear Nutrition Geniuses,

(read as sweet dream by the eurythmics)
Sweet dreams are made of cheese
Who am I to diss a Brie
I Chedder the world and the feta cheese
Everybody’s looking for Stilton
Some of them want fondue too
Some of them want to fondue with you!

 Sassy and Pearl, in queso emergency I typically pray to cheesus, but today I need your HELP!  Please drop all your cheesy knowledge on me.  What are your favorite cheeses? What should I be looking for in cheese?  Can I eat ALL THE CHEESE?  Is cheese GRATE with every meal?   I’m feta up with all these swissuspicious cheese that come in plastic wrapped singles.

Thanks!
Forever Provolone

ps. what do you call cheese that isn’t yours?! NACHO CHEESE! Continue reading “Is Cheese GRATE? (Q&A #8)”