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Quinoa con Chancho // Peruvian Quinoa Pork Stew 3

Quinoa con Chancho // Peruvian Pork Quinoa Stew

I greatly admire and respect Gaston Acurio. He has taken Peruvian cuisine to a worldwide recognition, but is the first to encourage the creativity and ambition in others. One thing that I both enjoy...

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Waldorf Salad for Christmas

Waldorf Salad is a delicious combination of tart apples, crisp celery, sweet raisins and crunchy nuts, that can be served for holidays or anytime!

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Quinoa Pilaf

You were wondering, after seeing that delicious beef with mushroom gravy dish, what that delicious pilaf was, weren’t you?

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So often we search for the reddest, ripest rocotos to make aji sauces and I love that this blended sauce uses the green rocoto pepper. Some may think that the green ones are much...

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Parmesan Parsley Dressing

With the lack of prepared & bottled salad dressing, I have grown so accustomed to using fresh squeezed lime juice on my salads that I don’t miss the bottles anymore. But, every so often,...


WHB – Quinoa Tabbouleh Salad

Just like many, I too am trying to incorporate more fresh fruits and vegetables since the holidays seem to have shrunk my clothes just a smidgen. Since summer is finally setting in, salads seem...


Thinking Vegan

I am not a vegetarian. I don’t think ever will choose to be. I like chicken and meat and my body seems to crave it. Some of my friends’ children have a thing against...


National Meatloaf Day

Sometimes I consider cooking almost the same as a trip down memory lane. It seems as I thumb through my recipe box, so many of the written words bring back memories of places, people,...