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Barbecue Sauce

1 cup Tomato Paste
3 cups thick Tomato Juice (or reduced)
2 teasp. Onion Powder
2 teasp. Garlic Powder
1 1/2 teasp. Cumin
1 teasp. Crushed Red Chili Peppers… 34 more words


Cod on a tomato and potato bed

I decided to try a new recipe. Now that is getting colder I welcome back the belly filling mashed potato. I guarantee it’s full of flavour, from my Spanish home to yours. 338 more words


Rice with Chorizo and Butternut Squash

Rice with Chorizo and Butternut Squash

  • Servings: 3-4
  • Time: about 1 hour
  • Difficulty: easy


  • 2T extra virgin olive oil, divided
  • 2 links fresh Chorizo sausage (about 8oz)
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Main Course

Risotto of buckwheat groats with beets and garlic porcini mushrooms

Quinoa is normally on my grain speed-dial, but lately I’ve been experimenting with Buckwheat Groats (also called Kasha). Though kind of saddled with an unfortunate name, Buckwheat Groats  are actually delightfully nutty, gluten-free seeds that rate low on the glycemic scales (no wheat or gluten in sight). 479 more words

Healthy Recipes

"Frugal" or "Cheap"?

I’ve been doing this for quite a while now, and I’ve been wondering just as long: Am I smart and frugal or just plain petty and cheap? 153 more words


Pork and Clams

This is one of those dishes that you look at and think “that’s a weird combination” which is exactly what I thought the first time I saw it but the more I thought about it the more I liked the idea of mixing the noble pig with seafood and also could not help but think… 653 more words

Olive Oil

Short Ribs (Flanken)

For over 25 years I  have prepared a traditional Thanksgiving feast, but truthfully the meal is not traditional in terms of my family’s recipes or origins. 469 more words