Gunternation » dinner Our life in Ireland Sat, 16 Aug 2014 22:15:01 +0000 en-US hourly 1 The one where Bill becomes addicted Fri, 18 May 2012 11:34:47 +0000 Honest 2 Goodness  Saturday market. Bill had seen several recipes for Red Braised Pork Belly and was keen to give it a try. Braising meat is a fairly simple enterprise. The most effort comes from preparing the pork by blanching [...]]]> 3 Things on Bread Sat, 26 Feb 2011 23:51:27 +0000 beans on toast, lardo melted on crostini, Brie de Meaux smeared on baguette. People + bread + all other [...]]]> 3 Provisions Fri, 03 Dec 2010 22:42:56 +0000 Years ago Bill and I were iced into our apartment in Birmingham for a few days. Previous to WINTER STORM ’96 (as the newsfolks called it), we would have told you there was precious little to eat in the apartment. Let’s go to Taj India, we would have said. Or maybe La Fiesta. Or [...]]]> 2 What’s for dinner: Tacos al carbon y sopa de tortilla Mon, 10 May 2010 08:59:00 +0000 Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862, under the leadership of General Ignacio Zaragoza Seguín.  In Mexico it is a minor [...]]]> 1 What’s for dinner: Potato & chorizo tacos Sun, 01 Nov 2009 21:22:00 +0000 Taco Taco in the Epicurean Food Hall are made with Spanish chorizo. Spanish chorizo is a cured, dry pork [...]]]> 0 What We’ve Been Eating Sat, 25 Apr 2009 21:20:00 +0000 0