Tag: Cumin

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 […]

Dorot Herbs Helps Make Sopa de Albondigas a cinch #AD

One of the things I adore about Dorot Herbs is they are so simple and easy to use. Dorot herbs always seem to bring my dinners to an entirely new level. Dorot provides the perfect […]

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 bell […]

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, with lime juice, authentic extra virgin olive oil […]

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 […]

Chicken Enchilada Verde Soup

Chicken Enchilada Verde Soup was  inspired by my Chicken Enchilada with Verde Sauce   recipe made with shredded chicken breast, fresh tomatillos, cloves of garlic, jalapeno, green chile peppers, fresh diced tomatoes, sharp cheddar cheese, cilantro, and […]

Cilantro Lime Baked Sweet Potato Fries

Cilantro Lime Baked Sweet Potato Fries is a remarkably delicious and simple New recipe take on plain old sweet potato fries; baked to a healthy perfection with a wild and delicious splash of flavor including cumin […]

Chili Taters Casserole

Chili Taters Casserole is one of my favorite childhood dinners my Aunt used to make combining seasoned ground beef  OR  ground turkey, potatoes, kidney beans, tomatoes, diced chilies, white cheddar and sliced jalapeño all baked […]

Black Bean Salsa with Avocado & Corn

This Simple and Easy to make Black Bean Salsa with Avocado & Corn recipe is a perfect recipe for Game Season and entertaining combining black beans, avocado, corn, diced tomatoes, jalapeño peppers, cilantro, and lime […]

Pastelón de Plátano Maduro – Piñón

This wonderful Puerto Rican/Cuban concoction we fondly call Pastelón de Plátano Maduro – Piñón is a warm comforting meal that you will be sure to enjoy. Pastelón de Plátano Maduro or Piñón consists of layers of […]

Southwestern Potato White Bean Chicken Soup

Football Season is knocking at our front door. Week 1 starts in two short days…The Packers will VS The Seahawks) I am totally amped for The Football parties to get started! My recipe for Southwestern […]

Gluten-Free Chicken Enchiladas with Red Sauce

Enchiladas are one of the most forgiving and variable recipes I know when it comes to Mexican Food. There are so many ways to cook and top them. I have honestly lost track of them […]

Bean and Tortilla Soup

This wonderful Bean and Tortilla Soup contain absolutely no Meat or Corn kernels. The wonderful Flavor comes from Fresh Diced organic Tomatoes, Tuscan Beans, Red Kidney Beans, Black Beans, garden fresh Cilantro, Organic  Jalapeno Peppers, […]

The Chili with Beans Trilogy

The Chili with Beans Trilogy features 3 delicious flavorful chili recipes that you and your family are bound to love, White Chili, Chili Con Carne, and Black Bean and Shrimp Chili. These recipes are perfect […]

Jalapeno Lime Roasted Corn

This is a DELICIOUS side dish for any BBQ or Family gathering. It combines a wonderful SPICY flare to corn on the cob. All you will need to gather are these simple ingredients to get […]

Chicken Enchiladas with Verde Sauce

My Chicken Enchiladas with Verde Sauce is fairly simple to make from scratch using delicious white chicken meat, fresh cascabel Chile peppers, tomatillos, fresh corn tortillas, Monterey Jack cheese, cilantro, and a hint of lime, topped with diced tomatoes […]

White Chili with Chicken and Poblano Peppers

A  deliciously comforting, simple, flavorful, White Chili with Chicken and Poblano Peppers recipe that can be made quickly for a weeknight meal or busy night. White Chili with Chicken and Poblano Peppers is a little […]