Zucchini & Summer Squash Ribbon Salad

If you didn’t get the memo it’s summer. Just thought I would let you know, in case you have been under a rock for the past few months or living in Antarctica. Don’t get me wrong I know that “technically” Antarctica has summers, but I believe it is safe to assume that even during the… 

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Remix: Ropa Vieja with Corn Cakes

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A long time ago on a blog, far, far, away…. It was a dark time for the the dinner table. No one knew the Dry Pot Roast had been destroyed, “Cool People” had driven all pot roasts from their kitchens deeming them to only be fit for their mothers’ slow-cooker. Determined to usher in a new era for… 

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Chuletas a La Jardinera (Garden Pork Chops)

In memory of all the gardens across our great country that are beginning to wither and succumbing to the cooler temperatures, these chops are for you.  This is a recipe that you will find in almost every Puerto Rican cookbook, but it is a dish that is under appreciated.   I think it is becaue when you… 

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Spicy Lime Chicken with Black Bean and Corn Salad

Grilled Spicy Lime Chicken with Black Bean Salsa

The other day I was trying to figure out what to make for dinner and I remembered Chili’s Quesadilla Explision Salad.  Has anyone tried this salad before?  It is my favorite salad!  The best part of the salad is the black bean and corn relish.  Thinking I would like something similar I decided to google… 

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