Pick and shovel

Pick and shovel by Arturo Féliz-Camilo

Hello Everyone! The last few days have been full with exciting news. In the last post I shared some of those news and there’s already more to share! but I will share those news later, because after all, this is a place to eat and enjoy recipes! The famous “pick and shovel” (pico y pala) is one of those foods that became popular…

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Simple and Quick Wild Rice Chicken Soup

Simple and Quick Wild Rice Chicken Soup by Linda Simon

A client requested Wild Rice Soup, please. I responded “sure”. Then I searched some of my favorite online recipe sites. had a likely candidate, Wild Rice Soup III, submitted by Diane. I adapted it for a pressure cooker, as I often do. Why take an hour to cook something delicious and healthful, when it can be done in…

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Instant Pot Cajun Chicken & Rice

Instant Pot Cajun Chicken & Rice by Marsha Powell

This is easy to throw together. It's done quickly. Hubby and I had 2 meals out of it. It was better the second time around!

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Instant Pot Chicken Adobo

Instant Pot Chicken Adobo by Marsha Powell

Here's another recipe for the Instant Pot. This kitchen appliance has been a lifesaver for me. This recipe is so good. It's chicken marinated in an adobo sauce and then cooked in the instant pot.

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Chicken and Rice Soup

Chicken and Rice Soup by Jo

I bought myself an electric pressure cooker and love using it to make soups. By adjusting it to different settings I am able to make a great pot of soup in 1/4 the time of a crockpot. This is one I put together yesterday.

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Easy Pressure Cooked Tortilla Soup

Easy Pressure Cooked Tortilla Soup by Linda Simon

The ingredients and the process have evolved over the years. It took me a long time to try it in the pressure cooker. Now I wouldn’t go back to a stockpot. I used to use boneless, skinless chicken breasts. I’d dice the raw meat and throw it in the pot. Now I prefer bone-in chicken breasts. They are cheaper, more flavorful, and…

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