Tagged: rice

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!

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Butternut Squash Risotto

This risotto includes pureed butternut squash, which I was lucky enough to find at the supermarket. Butternut squash is an excellent addition to winter foods with it qualifying as one of the World’s Healthiest...

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WHB – Yellow Rice Black Bean Salad

I woke up this morning to the wind blowing. It was shaking the wires, shaking my windows and creating chaos on the roof. Winter really is here. Sure, we have had a summer-y day...

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Clearing Up the Confusion

Funny story. Peruvian Chinese food is rather popular here. (I will tell you a little more about that another time.) A common dish to make at home is Arroz Chaufa, or fried rice. Now,...

Chinese Beef & Mushroom Stew 9

Think Spice…Think Star Anise!

I am often amused by the English language. Since it is what I grew up with, I don’t often notice the humor. But when I try to explain the rules and tendencies to others,...

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Peanut Feet

A popular dish among Peruvians is Patita con Mani, or “Foot with Peanuts.” These days, among my friends and their families, there is a dispute as to whose foot should be used. Some say...