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Xinjiang Cumin Lamb Ribs

Over the next two weeks, we have some holidays and the opportunity to create feasts with new flavors. This most elegant recipe is from Andrew Wong and his book A. Wong The Cookbook. Xinjiang is a province in the far northwest of China, huge in area with 1.6 million square mile and very distant from…

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Tangerine Sticky Ribs from Citrus

In Citrus, Valerie Aikman-Smith and Victoria Pearson offer chapters dedicated to different citrus fruits. There you will find ideas leveraging the specific chemistry each citrus variety offers. In the tangerine chapter you’ll find this lively riff on those sticky ribs you may relish in your local Chinese restaurant. Instead of the typical orange beef recipe,…

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Beef Ribs with Sorghum Glaze from Grill Nation by David Guas

Not all of us eat pork, so succulent pork ribs may not be on your menu this holiday weekend. But beef? That’s another animal. And this recipe, from Grill Nation by David Guas, makes the most of those beef ribs. The idea here is to marinate/cook in stages over a long time. It's classic, long-term barbecue.…

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Baby Back Ribs from Comfort Food by Rick Rodgers

For your weekend consideration, rib, sticky, meat ribs. This baby back ribs recipe comes from Rick Rodger’s Comfort Food. In Comfort, Rick specializes in showing you the best of “the middle of the road.” So these are the best in standard baby back ribs. These are not super-hot or spicy, not over the top in any…

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