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Confused about Manchego?

Are you confused about Queso Manchego?

You’re not alone.

Similar to Jamón, Manchego cheese is one of those daunting products where we’re never quite sure what we’re purchasing. 225 more words



First introduced to us by our dear friends, Sophie and Aaron, this is an insanely delicious dish that everyone must try. It’s totally worth the painstaking process of roasting and peeling the poblanos before smothering them in cheese. 245 more words

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Stuffed Flank Steak with Queso Fresco, Basil, Tomato & Balsamic Reduction

This roasted flank steak stuffed with a delicious mozzarella like cheese, basil & tomato filling makes an impressive main-dish recipe for family and friends. Let’s be real, if you can make a good pan seared steak, what CAN’T you do? 327 more words


Charred Romaine with Tomatillo Dressing

The first time I had tried grilled romaine was at Acme in New York City. Originally, I was set to attend a dinner at the James Beard House featuring Mads Refslund, the co-founder of Noma in Copenhagen, but the threat of a Nor’easter in January 2015 cancelled that dinner. 359 more words


Smoky Southwestern Salad Dressing

Smoked paprika, how I love thee, let me count the ways…

  1. On beans
  2. On meat
  3. In soup
  4. On salad
  5. In sauces

The list could go on and on.   156 more words


Spicy Pork Nachos

Are nachos like one of the best food creations ever? It’s this pile of complimentary flavors and contrasting textures that together make for one awesome combination of a bite. 372 more words


Marcela's Mexican Chicken Soup

Marcela is my adopted Mexican daughter — okay, so I didn’t actually adopt her because she was already an adult when she came to live at my house.   456 more words