Tag: Food

Simple Overnight Oatmeal

What defines this meal as simple is that it  “cooks” overnight. Well if you can call adding liquid to oatmeal and letting it sit overnight…

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Baked Acorn Squash

1 acorn squash 4 tablespoons unsalted butter 1 tablespoon dark brown sugar 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon vanilla extract Pinch of ground cloves Pinch…

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Spinach Casserole

2 packages frozen spinach 6 teaspoons butter 1 teaspoon flour 1/2 cup milk 1 can mushrooms Pinch of dry mustard 1/2 teaspoon salt Cook spinach….

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Sour Cream Pattypan

1/4 cup butter 2 tablespoons water 1 clove garlic, crushed 1/2 teaspoon dried whole basil Salt and pepper, to taste 2 pounds pattypan squash, coarsely…

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Fried Plantains

Serve as a side dish or as a dessert. Allow at least half a plantain per person. Leaving the skin on, cut them in half,…

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Rice And Pigeon Peas

This is the national rice and bean dish of Puerto Rico. Famously known as Arroz con Gandules. 3 tablespoons olive oil 1 large yellow onion,…

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Sancocho

As always feel free to modify the ingredients to your liking. 2 tablespoons extra light virgin olive oil 1 medium Spanish onion, chopped 2 or…

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Puerto Rican Chicken And Rice Stew

3 pounds chicken, cut into pieces1 recipe Adobo9 cups water2 tablespoons salt2 tablespoons vegetable oil2 ounces lean cured ham, diced2 green bell peppers, seeded and…

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