About Caleb Zigas | Leticia Landa

Caleb Zigas is executive director of La Cocina. He lives in San Francisco @calebzigas. Leticia Landa is deputy director of La Cocina. She lives in San Francisco @lacocinasf.

An oval bowl filled with braised pork in red chile sauce with a spoon resting on the side and a stack of tortillas and dried peppers on the side.

Braised Pork in Red Chile Sauce

Our testers were smitten with this perfectly smoky and not-in-your-face spicy pork in red chile sauce from chef Rosa Martinez. It’s a cinch to make. And a pleasure to make disappear.

A metal dish filled with chicken breakfast sausage patties and a mound of arugula, with biscuits, eggs, and a breakfast sandwich in the background.

Chicken Breakfast Sausage

Spicy. Sweet. Savory. Simple. And perfect for stashing in the freezer for hectic weekday mornings or holiday entertaining.