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Spanish Rice

Spanish Rice

This is a recipe I brought with me from the heart of Texas given to me by a co-worker I knew long ago. Double the recipe if you’re feeding a crowd. Delicioso! ½ of a medium onion, chopped 1-2 Tablespoons light olive oil ½ teaspoon chili powder dash of cayenne pepper 1 cup rice 3…

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Arroz Con Leche

“This is my new favorite.” How’s that for a review on my first attempt at making an old classic Mexican recipe that shows up at a lot of winter parties where I’m from. Arroz con leche is rice and milk & it’s a very rich and wonderful dessert. Not at all for dieters. But about…

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Cilantro Lime Rice

Homemade cilantro lime rice is so much tastier than the local burrito joint. This flavor combo is outstanding fresh and easy to make, I’m sure it will become a recipe we make regularly. 1 1/2 Tablespoons olive oil 1 cup long-grain white rice 2 cups vegetable broth 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup chopped cilantro Grated…

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Hearts of Palm Risotto

1 tablespoon butter 1 tablespoon olive oil 1/2 cup finely chopped onion 2/3 cup Arborio rice 1/4 cup dry white wine 3 cups boiling vegetable broth 1/2 cup sliced hearts of palm 1/2 cup artichoke hearts (optional) 1/4 cup fresh grated Parmesan cheese salt and pepper to taste 1 tablespoon chopped fresh parsley Heat butter…

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