Post Tagged with: "spicy"

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Thai-style Chicken Salad

Thai-style Chicken Salad

Oh, hello there readers! I have been swept away by an adorable baby and I’m determined to spend every last second of my maternity leave cuddling and playing with my [...]

August 30, 2011 × 7 comments

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Chicken & Spinach Quesadillas with Pear Salsa

Chicken & Spinach Quesadillas with Pear Salsa

Do you guys use shortcuts? I’d love to say that I don’t. That I have time to cook everything from scratch all the time, and pick vegetables from my very [...]

October 19, 2010 × 15 comments

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Lamb Chops with Pumpkin Apple Chutney

Lamb Chops with Pumpkin Apple Chutney

Every year I get a little nostalgic around October. I miss the change of the season, the way the air becomes clean and chilly, the turning of the leaves and [...]

October 13, 2010 × 16 comments

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Yellowtail Snapper with Corn Salsa

Yellowtail Snapper with Corn Salsa

Things I love about living in Miami: The beach is across the street and I can use it 9 months of the year. Abundant and cheap Cuban food. Cuban coffee. [...]

August 24, 2010 × 9 comments

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Angry Potatoes! (Patatas Bravas)

Angry Potatoes! (Patatas Bravas)

I am a lover of all things carbohydrate – bread, pasta, rice, potatoes – they all have a special place in my heart (and my stomach). I shudder at the [...]

July 27, 2010 × 17 comments

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Butternut Squash Tortilla Soup

Butternut Squash Tortilla Soup

It seems as though the Fall ingredients and soup trend continues over here. It’s not that I want to overload you with squashes and harvest fruit, it’s that I just [...]

November 5, 2008 × 17 comments

breakfast, entree, recipe, sides & bites

Easiest Homemade Hot Sauce

Easiest Homemade Hot Sauce

If asked to choose my favorite condiment, I may just have to go with hot sauce. Though mustard — especially the spicy, grainy kind of mustard — would be a [...]

September 23, 2008 × 10 comments

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pork sandwich w/ spicy mango cucumber slaw

pork sandwich w/ spicy mango cucumber slaw

The idea for this sandwich started out as a vague thought about Vietnamese-style tacos. Why Vietnamese-style tacos you ask? Well, I’m not sure. I was thinking that taco toppings are [...]

September 5, 2008 × 23 comments

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easy sausage, greens & goat cheese pasta

easy sausage, greens & goat cheese pasta

Pasta’s easy. It’s usually the first food you learn to cook, and the food that sustains you throughout your penniless college days. It’s good, fast and cheap, and there’s nothing [...]

August 29, 2008 × 2 comments

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vegetarian three-bean chili

vegetarian three-bean chili

Some people find it surprising that the biggest tag on this site is vegetarian. People who know me know that I love big, juicy burgers, chorizo (duh), short ribs, lamb [...]

July 14, 2008 × 6 comments