Savory Andouille Sausage Cornbread

Prep: 20 Minutes

Cook: 25 Minutes

Serves: 9

Serve this savory andouille sausage cornbread warm, fresh from the oven just as is, or spread with butter, yogurt, crème fraiche, or goat cheese.

Seared Strip Loin with Linguini with Fennel and Olives

Prep: 15 Minutes

Cook: 30 Minutes

Serves: 4

This simple but flavorful pasta is the perfect pairing for a grilled Niman Ranch steak. Goat cheese creates a creamy sauce right in the pan.

Slow-roasted Chipotle Pork

Prep: 30 minutes

Cook: 4 hours

Serves: 6

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Southwestern Eggs Benedict

Prep: 30

Cook: 20

Serves: 6

We’ve updated the classic Eggs Benedict recipe with cheddar corn biscuits and Southwestern flavors, an easy and foolproof technique for blender hollandaise sauce, and make ahead tips for cooking the biscuits and poaching the eggs. Don’t have time to make the biscuits? Use your favorite biscuit dough instead!

Spice Rubbed Pork Tenderloin

Spice-Rubbed Pork Tenderloin

Prep: 10 minutes

Cook: 1 hour

Serves: 4

This Spice Rubbed Pork Tenderloin recipe is from “Second Helpings From Union Square Café” by Michael Romano. It’s a great fall recipe for the adventurous cook. Michael is the executive chef/owner of Union Square Cafe, voted Number One Most Popular Restaurant for the past five years in a row by the New York City Zagat … Continue reading Spice-Rubbed Pork Tenderloin

Spicy Corn Dog Bites

Prep: 30 Minutes

Cook: 2-3 Minutes

Serves: 12 Mini Corn Dogs

Serve with your favorite hot dog dips and relishes.  A crispy corndog coating makes these fun and tasty for kids and adults.  

Spicy Italian Sausage and Crispy Gnocchi Alla Norma

Prep: 15 Minutes

Cook: 1 Hour

Serves: 4 People

With the addition of Niman Ranch’s Spicy Italian Sausage this gnocchi is easily a simple and flavorful weeknight dinner.

Tomato and Bread Salad with Sweet Italian Sausage

Prep: 20

Cook: 20

Serves: 5

This salad is a variation on the classic panzanella but is made heartier with the addition of grilled sweet Italian sausages and corn. Served as a main course, it’s perfect during the hot summer months when tomatoes are at the peak of ripeness and you don’t want to spend time in the kitchen.

Uncle Rich’s Plum Glazed Ribs

Prep: 20 minutes

Cook: 1 hour and 45 minutes

Serves: 4-6

Every spring I look at last year’s plum jam in the cupboard and think of how I’m going to use it up to make room for this year’s harvest. One of my favorites is this plum jam glaze for pork. I like to serve these ribs with fried rice.

Uncle Rich’s Thick Cut Pork Chops

Prep: 5 minutes

Cook: 35 minutes

Serves: 4

I’ve met many people who’ve had an amazing Niman Ranch pork chop at some fine establishment and wish they could make it at home. Purchasing thick cuts like this doesn’t happen very often, however, and they end up returning to the restaurant to enjoy their favorite pork-centric dish. You may be one of those people who’s intimidated when it comes to cooking a pork chop up to two … Continue reading Uncle Rich’s Thick Cut Pork Chops