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Maple Cajun Mahi Mahi

Maple Cajun Mahi Mahi

Maple Cajun Mahi Mahi Yields: 2 Servings 1 tablespoon Olive oil 2 tablespoons Maple syrup 1 tablespoon Cajun seasoning 1/2 teaspoon Garlic powder 2 (4 oz) Mahi Mahi fillets Heat oil in pan over med-high heat. Stir maple syrup, Cajun seasoning and garlic powder together in a small bowl. Brush …

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Chilahuates (Banana Leaf Wrapped Tamales)

Chilahuates (Banana Leaf Wrapped Tamales)

Chilahuates (Banana Leaf Wrapped Tamales) Yields: 1 Serving 2 c Vegetable broth 1 clove Garlic 1/2 c Almonds 1 ts Baking Powder 6 Jalapeno chiles 1/2 c Vegetable shortening 1 ts Salt 1/4 c Fresh Cilantro 1/4 c Vegetable oil 3 Banana leaves Salt 1/2 c Scallions 4 c Masa …

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Cajun Blackened Chicken & Pasta – Linguini con Pollo Negro

Cajun Blackened Chicken & Pasta - Linguini con Pollo Negro

Cajun Blackened Chicken & Pasta – Linguini con Pollo Negro Yields: 1 Recipe An old Southern favorite gets a makeover by Peruvians! New Orleans Barbequed Shrimp has been deconstructed & remastered, linguine replacing the traditional bread to soak up the luscious butter and herb infused sauce and topped with traditional …

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Turkey, ham and leek pie

Turkey, ham and leek pie

Turkey, ham and leek pie Yields: 4 Servings Angela Hartnett, the Times November 5 2011 Some butter 1 large onion 2 large carrots 2 large leeks 200 ml double cream 200 ml chicken or turkey stock 500 g cooked turkey 200 g cooked ham 10 button mushrooms 1 pinch Cayenne …

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Brats Braised with Beer and Onions

Brats Braised with Beer and Onions

Brats Braised with Beer and Onions Yields: 4 Servings 1 lb (4 brats) Bratwurst kielbasa Oil 1 lg Onion 12 oz Dark lager beer 2 Bay Leaves 1 tb Coarse German-style mustard 4 Kaiser or French rolls Brown the bratwurst or other sausage for about 10 minutes in a lightly-oiled, …

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Chicken, Zucchini and Prosciutto

Chicken, Zucchini and Prosciutto

Chicken, Zucchini and Prosciutto Yields: 4 Servings Chicken, Zucchini and Prosciutto 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts 1/2 tsp kosher salt 1/2 tsp black pepper 2 tbsp olive oil 1/4 lb prosciutto 3 small zucchini 1 clove garlic 1 Lemon Heat oven to 400°F. Season chicken with 1/4 tsp each of …

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Carne Mechada

Carne Mechada

Carne Mechada Yields: 4 Servings Wonderfully delicious shredded beef .. much like the Cuban Ropa Vieja, Carne Mechada is mostly served with Arepas and just such a delicious treat … breakfast, lunch or dinner! There are some variations an many argue a few ingredients, this is the version at OUR …

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Fish Tacos #2

Fish Tacos #2

Fish Tacos #2 Yields: 2 Servings Cabbage 1 lb Fresh; mild white fish Radishes 1 dozen small corn tortillas Cilantro Limes The Baja style of fish tacos usually involves chunks of fish that have been breaded and deep-fried. These tacos are then slathered with mayo. Heart attack material. Heres a …

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Bacon Gruyere Croissants

Bacon Gruyere Croissants

Bacon Gruyere Croissants Yields: 4 Servings I don’t usually cheat on recipes and use pre-prepared anything (you all know that I am a “from scratch girl”) but on a blizzardy January morning, having no eggs in he house, we still wanted a hot breakfast. I grabbed what I had in …

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