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Chicken Chilaquiles

Chicken Chilaquiles is a traditional Mexican dish that is usually served for breakfast . . .  but, it also makes an excellent dinner entree. This is a simplified version of the original which was made with fried tortilla strips. It is incredibly easy and tasty and one of my favorites! INGREDIENTS 2 large boneless skinless chicken […]

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Grilled Fish with Mango Salsa Recipe

Grilled Fish with Mango Salsa recipe is made from nature’s combination of fish from the sea and fresh mangoes, which grow everywhere in Mexico’s coastal areas that border on the tropical parts of the country. This is an incredibly easy and delicious recipe that works as well for entertaining as it does for a delightful […]

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Minestrone Special – Soups and Stews Series #14

  Minestrone means “Big Soup” to Italians and is more common in Italy that pasta. The ingredients and the way it is prepared can vary from region to region within the country and traditionally is not made from a set recipe. It is typically made with whatever ingredients are at hand – especially fresh, seasonal vegetables. […]

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Old Fashioned Chicken Soup (The Ultimate Comfort Food) – Soups and Stews Series #12

Old Fashioned Chicken Soup is good for whatever ails you – and is truly the ultimate comfort food. This recipe (my mom’s favorite) is very simple and can be used as the base for a number of variations.  It can also be easily adapted to another favorite dish in my family, “Chicken and Dumplings.” INGREDIENTS […]

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Mexican Vegetable Soup – Soups and Stews Series #11

Mexican Vegetable Soup is loaded with flavor and just the right touch of heat from the jalapenos. It includes the delightful combination of fresh corn, avocado and lime in all the right proportions. INGREDIENTS 1 tablespoon + 1 teaspoon virgin olive oil 1 pound onions, peeled and diced very small 2 medium carrots, peeled and […]

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