Tag: onion

Torta Cubana on roll

Torta Cubana on roll

Set in for lunch, but get a meal the size of two. This torta is chock full of food, from the spiced carnitas and ham, to the veggies, to the cheese. You’ll need a wide jaw to get the whole experience in one bite, but […]

Filet Mignon on steak roll

Filet Mignon on steak roll

Oh you prefer filet mignon at a fancy restaurant? Too bad. Marry your white collar with your blue (mixed metaphor) and chop that beef so it’s ripe for the grilling. Cut the cheese into the steak as you finish– don’t just set it on top. […]

Tuna on white

Tuna on white

For our younger demographic, still stuck in the trenches of primary education, there is a light at the end of the calendar, and it’s almost here! In the meantime, make the best of your indoor days with some refreshing lettuce and tomato, provolone cheese, topped […]

Loco Moco burger on rice bun

Loco Moco burger on rice bun

You won’t find this burger among your all-American recipes, like bacon cheeseburger or double-bacon cheese burger, but you can find it at the second-largest fast-food place in Japan: MOS Burger! This one contains a beef patty, topped with signature sauce, atop a fried egg, and […]

Leftover Meatloaf on brioche

Leftover Meatloaf on brioche

Leftovers don’t have to always be bland. Take this example of leftover meatloaf, breaded (of all things!) and doused in an onion-heavy beef gravy, piled on strips of mild cheddar cheese. And if you want more fat, we got it– butter-toasted brioche is the housing […]

Grilled Chicken on Italian

Grilled Chicken on Italian

Grilled chicken is delicious, but when you mix it with broccoli rabe and drench it in provolone cheese, you barely even notice that the restaurant slipped mushrooms in there on you. And baked into the bread? Red onions. That’s two strikes against, if you ask […]

Chicken Cheesesteak on onion roll

Chicken Cheesesteak on onion roll

The onion roll is back for another week, this time filled with a delectable pile of meat, cheese, and fixins. Onions, garlic, mushrooms, and hot cherry peppers sauteed just long enough to bond together– to take a stand and combine forces to overthrow the lightly […]

Italian-style Steak on onion roll

Italian-style Steak on onion roll

Today’s other post is certainly a flavor of some kind, but it can’t touch the ingredients coming together here. Carefully thin-sliced rib-eye steak is coated in olive oil and sauteed in butter to make a juicy, flavorful protein base. The rest–sauteed onions, garlic, hot cherry […]

Italian Sub (Hoagie) No. 3

Italian Sub (Hoagie) No. 3

We went to Jersey Mike’s Subs for today’s portrait, held tight like a prized possession by guest portraiteer James O’Meara. Upon entering, the order was simple: “The Original Italian with everything but olives.” Jersey Mike’s doesn’t have olives! So they piled on all the fixins […]

Lox on wheat bagel

Lox on wheat bagel

On a hot day, sometimes you need to cool off with something light and refreshing, but let’s say healthy, too. Enter lox. This deli and brunch favorite will kick start your day, but also make you feel light and easy. Smoked salmon combines with onion […]