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peanut chicken salad 6

Peanut Chicken Salad

Peanut Chicken Salad is a delicious combination of flavors using brown rice as it’s base. I am certain that cooked quinoa would be equally as delicious. 

Peruvian Quinoa Soup 12

Peruvian Quinoa Soup

Peruvian Quinoa Soup is a delicious blend of vegetables with a simple broth base. If you would prefer a vegetarian version, skip the step of simmering the meat and add an extra cup or...

Shredded Carrot Salad 1

Shredded Carrot Salad

Colorful salads seem to taste even better. This one was a delight to look at and make. If you have a food processor, the shredding will be simple. If not (like me) you will...

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Menestron // Peruvian Minestrone Soup

Menestron is a hearty soup, filled with a variety of beans and vegetables. Although different from the Italian Minestrone soup many are accustomed to, this version is unforgettable. Don’t forget the canchita or aji...

Estofado de Pollo // Peruvian Stewed Chicken 1

Estofado de Pollo // Peruvian Stewed Chicken

I first learned about this dish with a drawing, showing me layer by layer how to prepare Estofado. Although I no longer refer to my Estofado diagram, I still have a tendency to layer...

Arroz con Pollo // Peruvian Chicken with Rice 4

Arroz con Pollo // Peruvian Chicken with Rice

Arroz con Pollo varies country by country and each seems to have it’s own color, even with the same name. This version marries cilantro with dark beer – a combination I am rather fond...

Aguadito // Peruvian Cilantro Soup 0

Aguadito // Peruvian Cilantro Soup

Aguadito is a delicious, flavorful soup which is traditionally made with chicken giblets. This version is meatless, although turkey or chicken would be a wonderful addition!