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Instant Pot Barbacoa Tacos

The Instant Pot has won my heart and stomach. After a successful round of carnitas tacos a few weeks ago, I thought I should give it a try with barbacoa tacos. I had to find something less than the 8.5 pound pork butt I used with carnitas because, well, that […]

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Instant Pot Carnitas

Ok folks, this is the real deal. Slow cooked pork carnitas in savory Mexican spices. I thought we were going to cook enough pork for tacos for Ginny and I and then I noticed the smallest pork butt weighed in at 8.5 pounds. It became obvious we needed to share […]

Mexican Tamale Pie

I realized today that my favorite cornbread recipe does not belong to my aunt Mary Lee, it is actually straight out of the Southern Accent cookbook! I have found several gems inside this cookbook since I noticed it on one of Ginny’s many bookshelves. What makes this tamale pie recipe […]