Tag: Cumin

Black Bean and Corn Salsa

Make the perfect crowd pleaser in just a matter of a few minutes time with this deliciously flavorful fresh-tasting Black Bean and Corn Salsa with avocados, pineapple, and mango that your family and friends will […]

Arroz Con Salchichas

Arroz Con Salchichas aka Rice with Vienna Sausages has for years been known as comfort food in both Cuban and Puerto Rican households, made distinctly with long grain rice, tomatoes, homemade sofrito, green olives, capers, […]

Wendy’s Copycat Chili

This Wendy’s Copycat Chili is one of the best renditions you’ll eat to date. It truly satisfies even the biggest Wendy’s Chili Fan. Made from lean ground beef, kidney beans, pinto beans, tomatoes, onions, green […]

Southwestern Egg Rolls

These aren’t your ordinary plain Jane eggrolls, folks, these are deliciously flavorful Crispy Southwestern Egg Rolls, made with chicken, black beans, corn, jalapeño peppers, Colby Jack cheese, red sweet bell peppers, and spinach. Served with a bold […]

The History Behind Chili

The history behind chili is a murky history of the past. One thing I can certainly assure you of friends, our favorite fall tailgate food surely did not originate in any part of Mexico by any means. […]

Cincinnati Chili Recipe and it’s many "Ways"

In the Roaring Twenties,  a new star would emerge on the food menu of the Cincinnati-based Empress Lunch Room owned by Greek immigrants Tom and John Kiradjieff, that recipe is what has been known for 90+ […]

Copycat Popeye’s Spicy Fried Chicken

What’s not to love about Popeye’s Spicy Fried Chicken? Honestly, I am probably one of the biggest Popeye’s Spicy Chickens fans out there to date. I adore the taste of that spicy, perfectly seasoned, crispy […]

Mexican Rice with Corn

Mexican Rice with Corn is a flavorful yet simple and utterly delicious Mexican-inspired recipe that pairs well with almost any of your favorite Mexican Dishes; combining long grain rice with fresh green bell peppers, red […]

Simple Black Jasmine Rice Salad

Simple Black Jasmine Rice Salad is the perfect  salad for summer when it comes together it has so many appealing textures and outstanding  flavors, including mildly nutty organic Black Jasmine rice, fresh organic vegetables such as ripe […]

Stuffed Poblano Peppers with Beef and Sausage

Stuffed Poblano Peppers with Beef and Sausage are so deliciously simple to make, yet they will definitely make the hubby and children think you spent all day preparing them. The filling can easily be made […]

Chicken Tamale Pie

Are you a fan of a more traditional Mexican Tamale, yet hate all that tedious work involved and time spent in the kitchen? You are going to love this recipe then, all the traditional flavors […]

Mexican Meatball Soup – Sopa de Albondigas

Mexican Meatball Soup – Sopa de Albondigas is pure Mexican comfort food made with love, then ladled in a favorite bowl to be enjoyed on a cold day. This fabulous soup centers around the famous Mexican Albondigas […]

Chicken Enchiladas with Red Sauce

Chicken Enchiladas with Red Sauce are so darn good, you may want to make 2 batches of this Delicious Chicken Mexican goodness wrapped in fresh corn tortillas with fabulous homemade red sauce, a hint of […]

Cajun Meatloaf

This recipe for Cajun Meatloaf;  isn’t mom’s plain old meatloaf folks, this meatloaf is pure Cajun Mom’s comfort food kicked up several notches with Cajun Seasoning, cayenne pepper, Crystal hot sauce, a Holy Cajun Trinity, […]

Crock-pot Beer Chili with Beans

Crock-pot Beer Chili with Beans; is a delicious, hearty, comforting combination of dark Beer, extra-lean ground beef, quality ground pork, red peppers, yellow peppers, diced tomatoes with green chiles, crushed tomatoes, light red kidney beans, […]

Costa Rican Gallo Pinto

Black Beans & Rice – Costa Rican Gallo Pinto is one of the famous and favorite traditional dishes of gorgeous Costa Rica. It’s a dish so versatile to the locals and can be served at […]

Simple Black Jasmine Rice Salad

Simple Black Jasmine Rice Salad is the perfect salad for summer when it comes together it has so many appealing textures and outstanding  flavors, including mildly nutty organic Black Jasmine rice, fresh organic vegetables such as ripe […]

Caribbean Shrimp Tacos

Caribbean Shrimp Tacos are the rage with me now, anything that combines succulent shrimp seasoned in Jamaican jerk spice, creamy Hass avocados, mangos, pineapple, black beans, jalapeño peppers, sweet red peppers, red onions, cilantro, and lime […]

Tropical Quinoa Salad with Shrimp

Tropical Quinoa Salad with shrimp adds a delicious tropical vibe to plain red quinoa combining succulent shrimp, mango, avocado, fresh strawberries,  jalapeno peppers, sweet red peppers, cilantro, lime juice, authentic extra virgin olive oil, and […]

Pureed White Bean & Chicken Soup

Pureed White Bean & Chicken Soup is a delicious soup that pays homage to my Italian roots while celebrating my love for a Mexican flare utilizing Tuscan beans, shredded chicken breasts, onions, garlic, heavy cream and […]