Make Bone Broth in a Pressure Cooker or Insta Pot

It’s early. But I’m up and planning my day. The kids and I processed more roosters and old laying hens the other day and I want to can some of the meat for quick homemade meals. I also want to make bone broth from the bones. Meanwhile, I promised that the...
Your Guide to Making Bone Broth

Your Guide to Making Bone Broth

A customer recently asked me which were the best bones for making a bone broth that gelled up nicely.  Yes, bone broth gels up, just like Jello (when it’s cold anyway).  That’s because it is full of gelatin (which is extracted from bones).  The answer to this...
Make the BEST Jambalaya at HOME!

Make the BEST Jambalaya at HOME!

Kevin is from New Orleans, and he loves some spicy flavorful food.  He doesn’t cook very often, but when he does, it’s a show stopper! One of Kevin’s specialties is Jambalaya.  It’s the kind of thing you usually only get in a restaurant.  But,...
Giacomo Pastore – The Outdoor Chef

Giacomo Pastore – The Outdoor Chef

Giacomo Pastore – The Outdoor Chef I met Giacomo Pastore, the Outdoor Chef of Hanover, VA, a few months ago. Giacomo had reached out to me to ask about our heritage breed, pastured pork.  Giacomo and I quickly found that we have a lot in common.  We are both...