Pressure Cooker Beef Soup with Floating Dumplings

It was below zero today, which means it was the perfect day to make some hearty beef soup. But barley is boring, and the only noodles in the house are for lasagna, what to do? Que a flashback to an episode of Good Eats, with a very simple dumpling recipe. Sure it was chicken and dumpling soup, but I have beef, and home made beef stock, lets put these things together and see what happens.  Continue reading “Pressure Cooker Beef Soup with Floating Dumplings”

Pressure Cooker Turkey Thighs

The knife was useless, just habit

It’s that time of the month again, where I clean out my freezer from everything that’s been there for too long. Today, I had the luck to stumble upon frozen turkey thighs, and with the pressure cooker, that isn’t even a problem.  Turkey thighs always seemed to be tough to me coming out of the oven or even on the grill, but the pressure cooker makes it fall right off the bone.  Continue reading “Pressure Cooker Turkey Thighs”

Pressure Cooker Pulled Pork


Pulled pork, such a versatile and delicious dish, but it takes so long to cook. It’s also usually considered a summer dish outdoors with the smoker, not something for mid winter.  Now with the help of a pressure cooker, in under an hour, you can turn a fresh pork butt into tender, flavorpacked pulled pork.  Continue reading “Pressure Cooker Pulled Pork”