Sofrito Salsa & Tostones

Bruschetta Tostones

Many times the simplest pleasures in life can be the most rewarding and the same theory can be applied to food.  There have been many times in my creative impulses that a dish may require about 20 ingredients, 4 bowls, a small kitchen appliance, every gadget in my arsenal and hours of my time. Although these recipes are amazing… 

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Thanksgiving Dressing: My Mami’s Dressing

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Funny, I never called dressing, dressing until we moved to Georgia when I was a kid.  I remember being very confused when my friends at school would call it dressing.  I always though of dressing as salad dressing.  You know ranch…thousand island?  I also had a though of the turkey wearing a dress, but I… 

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Wild Rice and Quinoa Salad with Mushrooms, Cranberries and Pecans

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It was the middle of  winter and the alerts of a tornado watch popped up on my phone.  I looked out the window and saw a curtain of rain pouring down.  We needed the rain, but I could have done without the tornado watch.   It was 5:00 pm and I needed to start thinking… 

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