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Chayote Squash & Black Bean Breakfast Burrito

Chayote Squash & Black Bean Breakfast Burrito by Victoria Prehn

Try something different for breakfast. Chayote Squash is a highly versatile vegetable that can serve as the base for either a sweet or savory breakfast burrito. Plus, they have an amazing storage life in the fridge, ready when you are !!

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Corn pancakes (cachapas)

Corn pancakes (cachapas) by Chez la mere

Vene\uelan courtesy of toronto star use mozaarella instead of panela. Use skillet

1 vote
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Smokey Red Chimichurri Sauce

Smokey Red Chimichurri Sauce by Therese

A really nice alternative to a Green Chimichurri sauce. It has a wonderful deep smokey and spicy flavor . Once again hats off to Bobby Flay !

1 vote
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Peruvian Roast Chicken

Peruvian Roast Chicken by John Spottiswood

This is a fantastic recipe that I adapted from the Cook's Illustrated Cookbook. I was looking for a new family favorite to rival my Cumin Chicken recipe, and this came darn close. The flavors in this recipe blend together very nicely and don't overwhelm the flavor of the chicken. Everyone in our family enjoyed it. We served it…

7 votes
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Edamame/Chickpea Guacamole

Edamame/Chickpea Guacamole by Teri A

Packed with good-for-you foods this dis is outstanding in sandwiches, salads or a standalone snack! Please eat your veggies!

1 vote
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Quinoa with Garlic,Peas & Carrots

Quinoa with Garlic,Peas & Carrots by Teri A

One of the great grains for the body, Quinoa! A single cup of cooked quinoa has 8 grams of protein, which is more that most grains. In addition Quinoa has a high amount of iron that raises the hematocrit. This helps people who eat it fight senility since it delivers more oxygen to the brain. It has a very low glycemic index so it…

1 vote
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Black Beans with Smoked Bacon (feijoada)

Black Beans with Smoked Bacon (feijoada) by Salad Foodie

More often than not I prepare black beans vegetarian. However I wanted to compare them to a recipe from "South American Cooking: A Step-by-Step Guide to Authentic Dishes Made Easy" (2010). Having made only minor recipe changes, I found the outcome quite tasty. But the earthy flavor of home cooked black beans are always good ~ bacon…

1 vote
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Arroz con Azafran (Saffron Rice)

Arroz con Azafran (Saffron Rice) by myra byanka

Easy prep recipe for savory rice using Sazon Goya con Azafran. This recipe will work with Latin, Indian, and other cuisines.

1 vote
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Homemade Smoked Sazon (Seasoning)

Homemade Smoked Sazon (Seasoning) by myra byanka

Don't buy Goya. Make your own dry sazon for Latin American cooking. This recipe contains no msg, is super easy to make, and is used to prepare meats, poultry, beans, soups, stews, etc. Annato powder (achiote) adds a beautiful color to dishes, such as rice.

1 vote
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Sofrito Rice

Sofrito Rice by myra byanka

Easy recipe to prepare. Serve with Latin American, or grilled foods.

1 vote
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Homemade Sofrito Seasoning

Homemade Sofrito Seasoning by myra byanka

This is a version of the seasoning used in much of Latin America. People often make a batch and freeze most of it in covered ice trays. Sofrito is added to things like soups, stews, sauces, rice, chicken dishes, etc. This version is made with ingredients readily available in groceries and Latin markets in America.

1 vote
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Tex-Mex Beef and Cheese Enchiladas

Tex-Mex Beef and Cheese Enchiladas by myra byanka

Tex-Mex 101 enchilada recipe made with ground beef. Only recently are people in Mexico beginning to appreciate Tex-Mex foods, which are essentially south Texas ranch country and Mexican fusion foods. Viva el jalapeno!

1 vote
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Mayo Cabo Beans (Canario-Peruanos)

Mayo Cabo Beans (Canario-Peruanos) by Bob Vincent

These beans go by many names. An oval-shaped dried bean common in Latin American cooking. Medium in size and ivory-yellow in color, the Mayocoba Bean is similar to a pinto bean in appearance and flavor. Mild flavored with a buttery taste and texture, this bean is used as an ingredient in soups, salads and refried bean dishes. The…

2 votes
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Pork Adobo 400pp

Pork Adobo 400pp by william ruiz

1 vote
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Coconut Crusted Fish Fillets with Mango Salsa

Coconut Crusted Fish Fillets with Mango Salsa by Amy Cleveland

I got this recipe online at about.com. Needed a quick fish dish and this was delicious. These sautéed fish fillets have a crispy coconut crust, and are topped with fresh mango salsa.

1 vote
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