Beer Braised Baby Backs

What do ya’ do when you’re gonna’ be home alone all week, already spent your grocery budget, and aren’t really feeling a lot of prep work and dirty dishes? Grab your Insta and empty out that freezer! For this recipe, I went with TexMex flavors because that’s my roots, but choose whichever seasonings you enjoy…

Insta Pot Ragu

Is there anything more homey and comforting than the tangy, umami smells of simmering tomato sauce? I think most of us will agree that a bowl of al dente pasta and ragu is a universally loved dish, and with the kiddos back to virtual school now, easy weeknight dinners are a must. Back when my…

Instant Pot Dal

Admittedly, I am an unapologetic Texas-born carnivore. If I don’t have a double protein meal by 10am every morning, then you might wanna avoid me. My favorite snack? Yup, Amish turkey jerky. At the in-laws one holiday weekend, I shook the very foundation of the honorary Mackey dinner table when I skipped my baked potato…

Instant Pot Pork with Pineapple Salsa and Charred Tortillas

This recipe was inspired by Netflix’s Taco Chronicles, Episode One: Pastor Ingredients 2 lb pork shoulder 1 cup fresh pineapple juice 1 cup water, stock, or Mexican beer 1 /2 red onion 1 dried Chipotle chile, toasted, stem and seeds removed 2 dried Guajillo chiles, toasted, stem and seeds removed 1 tbsp chipotle in adobo…