Portly Cooks | Cheats Sticky Ribs

Who doesn’t love a good rib to munch while watching something good on the TV? These take all the hassle out of dinner and don’t take too long either. 1 Rack of Pork Ribs Portly’s BBQ Spice Rub 1 tsp Smoked Paprika 1 tsp Granulated Garlic 1 tsp Chilli Powder 1 tsp Salt 1 tsp…

Portly Eats | Beef Rib | The Grain and Hop Store, Cambridge

A few weeks back I ventured to The Grain and Hop Store for dinner and couple of beers.  The Grain and Hop Store has a wide range of craft beers and regular beers on tap for you to work your way through at your leisure. Unfortunately that evening I was driving, so I was relegated…

Portly Cooks | Boneless BBQ Ribs

This one is for when you really cannot be bothered to cook. 3 Belly Pork Slices 2 tbsp Ketchup 2 Tbsp Brown Sauce ½ tsp Paprika ½ tsp Garlic Powder ½ All Purpose Seasoning 1 tsp Brown Sugar 2 tsp Worcestershire Sauce Mix together the ketchup, brown sauce etc. Put the pork slices into a…

Portly Cooks | Slow Food | 24 Hour Ribs

Good things come to those who wait apparently… this one is worth the wait and best done over a weekend but who cares what day it is you get some epic slow cooked ribs! 1 rack Pork Ribs Portly’s BBQ Spice Rub Tin Foil 1 tbsp BBQ Sauce There aren’t many ingredients in this recipe,…

Portly Cooks | BBQ Pork Bun

For when you need to indulge for me there is only one flavour and that flavour is BBQ. It hits all the right spots and is definitely up there with my favourite comfort foods. 1 Pork Chop BBQ Rub Spice Mix 30g Grated Cheddar Cheese 1 Brioche Bun Red’s Kansas City BBQ Sauce There isn’t…

Portly Eats | Beef Short Rib | Arbuckles, Ely

Arbuckles*, I’ve heard much about the legendary portion sizes in their Downham Market location. They now have one in Ely in the newly built cinema complex. So feeling a bit peckish I headed in for lunch. ‘A new favourite thing Frickles’ After being greeted and shown to our table, which was upstairs with a lovely…

Portly Eats @ Byron, Cambridge

On a Sunday evening when you look down a menu and see a burger labelled B-Rex you really have to order it right?  That is exactly what I did at Byron Burger in Cambridge.  I’m not a fan of too much green stuff in my burger, I mean let’s face it if you’re having a…

Japanese Style Cabbage Stir Fry and BBQ Chicken

It’s been a while since I’ve done any real cooking. I have to be honest recently I have been really rather lazy when it comes to food, but finally I have something worth talking about.  When I was out and about the other day I found a locally grown Japanese style cabbage.  I just needed…