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Lomi Lomi Salmon

Author: Jordan
City: Ko olina | State: Hawaii

  Print Lomi Lomi Salmon This is a cold smoked or salted salmon salad with tomatoes and onions. Servings 20 people Ingredients 1 lb smoked or salted salmon 1 large onion minced 3 lbs tomatoes finely chopped 1 bunch green …

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Chicken Lū’au

Author: Jordan
City: Ko olina | State: Hawaii

  Print Chicken Lū'au Ingredients 2 cups coconut milk 2 lbs chicken 2 tbsp oil 2 cloves garlic crushed 1.5 tsp salt divided 2.5 cups water divided 2 lbs taro leaves Instructions Prepare fresh coconut milk or use canned coconut …

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Spam Musubi

Author: Jordan
City: Ko olina | State: Hawaii

  Print Spam Musubi Ingredients 1/2 oz spam 1/4 cup oyster sauce 1/4 cup soy sauce 1/2 cup sugar Nori cut into halves or thirds 6 cups sushi rice cooked WITHOUT a vinegar mixture Instructions Slice the Spam into about …

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Haupia (Coconut Pudding)

Author: Jordan
City: Ko olina | State: Hawaii

  Print Haupia Coconut pudding Ingredients 1 cup coconut milk 1 cup evaporated milk add water to make full quart 4 tbsp Corn starch 6 tbsp sugar Instructions Mix all ingredients in a double boiler. Cook until thick, stirring. Let …

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Oven Kālua Pig

Author: Jordan
City: Ko olina | State: Hawaii

  Print Oven Kālua Pig Ingredients 2 tbsp Hawaiian salt 1/4 cup soy sauce 1 tsp Worcestershire sauce 2 cloves garlic crushed 1 (1/2 inch) slice ginger crushed Instructions Mix together salt, soy sauce, Worcestershire sauce, garlic, ginger, and liquid …

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Kālua Pig

Author: Jordan
City: Ko olina | State: Hawaii

  Print Kālua Pig You can make this in a kitchen oven if an imu is not available and you don't have a whole pig. For this recipe you need liquid smoke, Hawaiian or coarse salt, and some ti or…

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Poke

Author: Jordan
City: Ko olina | State: Hawaii

  Print Poke Ingredients 1 lb Ahi tuna loin cut into 1/2 inch dice 1/4 cup maui onion minced 1 tsp ginger grated 3 tbsp scallions thinly sliced 1 tsp toasted sesame oil 2 tsp sesame seeds toasted 1 tsp…

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Poke

Author: Jordan
City: Ko olina | State: Hawaii

  Print Poke Ingredients 5 lbs raw fish aku, 'ahi, squid, or octopus` Hawaiian salt to taste 3 lbs limu kohu or manauea (ogo) chopped 3-4 red chili peppers seeds removed 1 bunch green onions chopped 2 tbsp each soy …

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Chicken or Squid Lū’au

Author: Jordan
City: Ko olina | State: Hawaii

  Print Chicken or Squid Lū'au Prep Time 20 minutes Cook Time 2 hours Total Time 2 hours 20 minutes Servings 20 people Ingredients 6 lbs chicken thighs OR cooked squid 4 tsp salt divided 6 cups water divided 9…

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Hot Tuna Pasta

Author: David
City: The Bronx | State: New York

Print Hot Tuna Pasta Total Time 30 minutes Servings 4 servings Ingredients 4 cans of solid white tuna fish Half a box of pasta 8 oz Cottage cheese Mozzarella cheese Shredded or thin slices Instructions Preheat oven to 375 degrees.…

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Simple Olive Oil Mashed Potatoes

City: Oklahoma City | State: Oklahoma

Print Olive Oil Mashed Potatoes Prep Time 15 minutes Cook Time 20 minutes Total Time 35 minutes Ingredients 2 pounds yellow fleshed potatoes like Yukon Gold or German Butterball, peeled and cut into 1-inch chunks 8 garlic cloves peeled Salt…

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Green Bean Casserole

Author: Kimberly
City: Tallahassee | State: Florida

Print Green Bean Casserole Prep Time 20 minutes Cook Time 45 minutes Total Time 1 hour 5 minutes Ingredients 3 slices thick-cut bacon diced 1/2 cup finely chopped yellow onion 2 cloves garlic minced 12 ounces fresh button or cremini …

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Ginger Streusel Pumpkin Pie

Author: Sherrill
City: New York | State: New York

Print Ginger-Streusel Pumpkin Pie Prep Time 25 minutes Cook Time 55 minutes Total Time 1 hour 20 minutes Servings 8 servings Ingredients 1 sheet refrigerated pie crust 3 large eggs 1 can 15 ounces solid-pack pumpkin 1-1/2 cups heavy whipping …

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Potato Gratin

Author: Joanne
City: Wilmington | State: Delaware

Print Potato Gratin Ingredients 1 cup heavy cream 1 cup milk 3 lbs yukon gold potatoes 1/4 lb gruyere cheese grated 1/4 lb parmigiano reggiano cheese grated 3 cloves garlic pressed or minced 10 sprigs fresh thyme 2 tsp salt…

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Juicy Thanksgiving Turkey

Author: Ken
City: Boston | State: Massachusetts

Print Juicy Thanksgiving Turkey Prep Time 20 minutes Cook Time 3 hours Total Time 3 hours 20 minutes Ingredients 2 tablespoons dried parsley 2 tablespoons ground dried rosemary 2 tablespoons rubbed dried sage 2 tablespoons dried thyme leaves 1 tablespoon…

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Parmesan Roasted Cauliflower

Author: Claire
City: New York | State: New York

Print Parmesan Roasted Cauliflower Prep Time 15 minutes Cook Time 40 minutes Total Time 55 minutes Ingredients 1 head cauliflower 1 sliced medium onion 4 thyme sprigs 4 unpeeled garlic cloves 3 tablespoons olive oil Instructions Cut 1 head cauliflower …

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Apple Pecan Stuffing

Author: Melinda
City: Baltimore | State: Maryland

Print Apple Pecan Stuffing Prep Time 1 hour Cook Time 1 hour Total Time 2 hours Ingredients 2 cups Onions diced 1 tablespoon Brown Sugar 1 cup Carrots diced 1 cup Celery diced 2 Granny Smith Apples diced 2 cloves…

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Mac and Cheese with Bacon and Caramelized Onions

Author: Julia
City: San Francisco | State: California

Print Mac and cheese with bacon and caramelized onions Prep Time 20 minutes Cook Time 1 hour Total Time 1 hour 20 minutes Ingredients 1 tablespoon olive oil 3 onions medium or large, sliced pinch of salt 1 tablespoon balsamic …

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Spicy-Sweet Sweet Potatoes

Author: Christin
City: Charlotte | State: South Carolina

Print Spicy-Sweet Roasted Sweet Potatoes Prep Time 10 minutes Cook Time 25 minutes Total Time 35 minutes Ingredients 3 large sweet potatoes peeled and cut into 1/2-inch pieces 3 tablespoons olive oil or vegetable oil 1 tablespoon packed light brown …

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Sausage-Stuffed Squash

Author: Julia
City: New York City | State: New York

Print Sausage-stuffed Squash Servings 6 servings Ingredients 1 lb ground sausage 1 small onion diced 1 large garlic glove minced 1/4 cup molasses 1/2 cup currants or raisins 3/4 cup apples diced 1/2-3/4 cup breadcrumbs 3 small or medium acorn …

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Garcoya

Author: Laura
City: New Rochelle | State: New York

Related Story: Growing Up with Mama’s Cooking Print Garcoya ("zsar-coya") Prep Time 20 minutes Cook Time 2 hours 30 minutes Total Time 2 hours 50 minutes Ingredients 2-2 1/2 lbs middle chuck cut into stew size portions 2 medium onions…

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Esseck Flaisch

Author: Laura
City: New Rochelle | State: New York

Related Story: Growing Up with Mama’s Cooking Print Esseck Flaisch Prep Time 20 minutes Cook Time 2 hours 30 minutes Total Time 2 hours 50 minutes Ingredients 2 lb chuck cut into stew size pieces 2 medium onions sliced 1…

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Growing Up With Mama’s Cooking

Author: Laura
City: New Rochelle | State: New York

Looking back on my childhood years, I now realize what a lucky kid I was. During those years both my mother & father worked & were not home very much. But, when either my mother or father was home, they …

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Arroz con Leche

Author: Will
City: Los Angeles | State: California

Print Arroz con Leche Ingredients 1 cup white rice 2 cups milk 3 cups water 1/2 cup sugar 100 g can sweetened condensed milk cinnamon sticks and ground cinnamon to taste Instructions Before you begin gathering your ingredients, wash the …

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Carneada

Author: Jane
City: Seattle | State: Washington

Print Carneada Ingredients 1 1/3 lb beef flank or skirt cubed 1/2 cup seville orange juice 4 garlic cloves mashed 1 tbsp salt 1 1/2 tsp ground cumin 1/2 cup olive oil 1 tbsp Worcestershire sauce Directions: Instructions Cut the …

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Sopa de Caracol

Author: Anabelle
City: New York City | State: New York

Print Sopa de Caracol Ingredients 2 lb conch 2 14 oz. cans coconut milk 3 green bananas sliced 3 carrots sliced 2 lb cassava manioc, sliced 3 cloves garlic crushed 2 large white onions chopped 1 small green bell pepper…

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Rellenitos de Platáno

Author: Michael
City: Boise | State: Idaho

Print Rellenitos de Platáno Ingredients 6 plantains peeled and broken into chunks 1 16 oz can refried black beans 1 tablespoon white sugar 1 teaspoon salt 1 quart oil for frying Instructions Place the plantains in a large pot and …

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Hilachas

Author: Marryl
City: Pawtucket | State: Rhode Island

Print Hilachas Ingredients 2 lbs beef flank steak cubed 5 cups water 2-3 tablespoons oil 1 onion chopped 1 cup tomatoes chopped 1 cup tomatillo chopped 2-3 guajillo chilies warmed over a flame, deseeded and chopped Salt and pepper to …

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Kak’ik

Author: Emily
City: Charleston | State: South Carolina

Print Kak'ik Ingredients 7 to matoes whole ½ lb tomatillo whole 1 large onion quartered 2 ½ large red bell peppers opened and seeded 1 dried guaque chili opened and seeded 1 dried pasa chili opened and seeded 6 dried …

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Tamales Colorados

Author: Jorge
City: Los Angeles | State: California

Print Tamales Colorados Ingredients Tamales 5 cups masa harina 1¼ cups chile colorado sauce 3½ cups warm water 1 teaspoon salt 1½ teaspoons baking powder 1 large Russet potato or 4 new potatoes peeled and quartered 2 cups chicken broth…

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Quesadilla Salvadoreña

Author: Jim
City: Kansas City | State: Missouri

Print Quesadilla Salvadoreña Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 2 cupsgranulated Sugar 4 large eggs beaten 3/4 cup whole milk 1/4 cup crema 8 ounces Queso Fresco finely grated 1 cup butter melted 2 tablespoons sesame seeds…

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Gallo en Chicha

Author: Craig
City: Phoenix | State: Arizona

Print Prep Time 1 minute Cook Time 2 hours 15 minutes Total Time 2 hours 16 minutes Ingredients 1 chicken cut into pieces 2 cups chicha Salvadoran drink, or beer 1 cup white wine 2 onions thinly sliced 3 cloves…

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Sopa de Pata

Author: Victoria
City: Columbus | State: Ohio

Print Sopa de Pata Ingredients 1 large cow's foot 12 cups of cold water 1 large onion 3 cloves of garlic 2 green peppers 2 tablespoons of achiote (annattor beef broth Aromatic herbs 4 to matoes salt and pepper to …

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Pupusas

Author: Haley
City: Detroit | State: Michigan

Print Pupusas Prep Time 20 minutes Cook Time 10 minutes Total Time 30 minutes Ingredients 3 tablespoons olive oil divided 2 cups masa harina 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt 1 1/2 cups warm water up to 1 3/4 cups until you …

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Baleadas

Author: Will
City: Brooklyn | State: New York

Print Baleadas Prep Time 25 minutes Cook Time 2 minutes Total Time 27 minutes Ingredients Tortillas 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 cup water 1/2 cup vegetable oil 1 egg 1/2 teaspoon salt Filling 2 cups refried beans warmed 1 avocado…

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Fiambre

Author: Veronica
City: Pittsburgh | State: Pennsylvania

Print Fiambre Prep Time 1 hour Cook Time 35 minutes Total Time 1 hour 35 minutes Ingredients Dressing/Marinade 3/4 cup chopped parsley 1/2 cup white vinegar or champagne vinegar 2 tablespoons capers 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard 6 green onions chopped…

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Tamales Pisques

Author: Elizabeth
City: Jacksonville | State: Florida

Print Tamales Pisques Prep Time 1 hour 30 minutes Cook Time 2 hours Total Time 3 hours 30 minutes Ingredients Dough 2 lb masa harina 2 teaspoons salt ½ cup olive oil 1 onion 1 clove garlic 2 green bell …

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Guacamole

Author: Clara
City: Sioux Falls | State: South Dakota

Print Guacamole Prep Time 10 minutes Cook Time 5 minutes Total Time 15 minutes Ingredients 3 ripe avocados ¾ cup finely chopped Roma tomato 2 serrano chiles very finely chopped seeded and deveined 3 heaping tablespoons of finely chopped onion…

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Chiles en Nogada

Author: Pablo
City: New York | State: New York

Print Chiles en Nogada Prep Time 45 minutes Cook Time 1 hour Total Time 1 hour 45 minutes Ingredients 6 large poblano chiles about 6" long For the Filling 10 ozs. beef 10 ozs. pork 1 medium carrot 1 medium …

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Calaveras de Azucar (Sugar Skulls)

Author: Marina
City: Providence | State: Rhode Island

Print Sugar Skulls Prep Time 1 hour 30 minutes Cook Time 2 hours 30 minutes Total Time 4 hours Ingredients Food coloring whatever colors you want 1/4 cup meringue powder 6 cups granulated sugar 1/3 cup water 7 1/2 teaspoon…

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Quzi

Author: Yasin
City: El Paso | State: Texas

Print Quzi Prep Time 20 minutes Cook Time 3 hours Total Time 3 hours 20 minutes Ingredients 3 cups basmati rice 1 large onion 1 carrot 1 potato 1 kg Lamp 1 cup green peas Olive oil Nuts almonds, pine …

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Mujadara

Author: Ammar
City: Durham | State: North Carolina

Print Mujadara Prep Time 10 minutes Cook Time 40 minutes Total Time 50 minutes Ingredients For the Caramelized Onion 5 tbsp olive oil 2 onions thinly sliced For the Mujaddara 2 tbsp olive oil 1 onion chopped 1 1/2 cup…

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Masgouf

Author: Fran
City: Louisville | State: Kentucky

Print Masgouf Prep Time 5 minutes Cook Time 20 minutes Total Time 25 minutes Ingredients 2 medium carps can use another firm white-fleshed gutted and scaled 2 Tablespoons olive oil 1 teaspoons ground turmeric 2 Tablespoons freshly pureed whole tomatoes…

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Kleicha

Author: Ralph
City: Des Moines | State: Iowa

Print Kleicha Ingredients For the dough: 4 cups all-purpose flour 1 cup sunflower oil 1 tablespoon granulated sugar for the dough ½ teaspoon ground cardamom A pinch of salt ¾ cup lukewarm water ¼ cup sesame seeds 1 egg lightly …

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Tricolor Sandwiches

Author: Lucy
City: Bethany Beach | State: Maryland

Print Tricolor Sandwich Ingredients Sandwich bread- 8 slices For Saffron layer: 1 Carrot 1 Red chilli 1 clove Garlic 1 tsp Roasted skinned chickpeas 1 tsp Coconut shredded Salt to taste For White Layer: 1/2 Potato 1 tsp Butter 1/4…

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Saffron Chicken

Author: Kurt
City: Hatfield | State: Pennsylvania

Print Saffron Chicken Cook Time 30 minutes Servings 4 servings Ingredients 2 lbs chicken breast or thigh, cut into 6 pieces 1/2 cup ghee 2 tsp dry ginger powder Salt to taste 10 cloves 1 tsp chilli powder or to …

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Gulab Jamun

Author: Jenny
City: Dayton | State: Ohio

Print Gulab Jamun Prep Time 10 minutes Cook Time 20 minutes Total Time 30 minutes Servings 15 jamuns Ingredients To make gulab jamun 1 cup milk powder 5 tbsp all-purpose flour 1 tsp ghee 1 tbsp ghee 2 tbsp milk…

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My Second Family

Author: Fred
City: Los Angeles | State: California

I’m living in a suburb of LA, and I’ve been part of a community garden that hosts regular food swaps for a decade now. I’m Persian, and I grow mainly vegetables and herbs in my garden. I find it rewarding …

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Tuna and Tiffins

Author: Raghu
City: Detroit | State: Michigan

Back in elementary school, we had a monthly “lunch swap” where you were encouraged to bring in a special lunch to be swapped with someone. I ended up swapping with Jeremy, a boy I’d seen in my social studies class. …

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My New Best Friend

City: Athens | State: Ohio

Years ago (I must have been 15 or 16), my family attended a summer neighborhood potluck, held annually in our neighborhood to ring in the warm weather. There’s usually all kinds of food at these potlucks; stews and beef and …

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Hotpot and Heart-to-Hearts

Author: Bryan
City: Greenwich | State: Connecticut

Recently, some friends and I got together for a small gathering at their house. The friend hosting was preparing to move, and I was a bit sad, as I never really felt like I’d had the chance to properly connect …

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Stir Fried Bok Choy

Author: Marla
City: Greenwich | State: Connecticut

Print Stir Fried Baby Bok Choy Prep Time 5 minutes Cook Time 5 minutes Total Time 10 minutes Ingredients 1 tablespoon olive oil 2 cloves garlic minced 1 tablespoon minced fresh ginger 8 cups chopped fresh bok choy 2 tablespoons…

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Pork Zongzi

Author: Marie
City: Ft. Lauderdale | State: Florida

Print Pork Zongzi (Sticky Rice Dumplings) Prep Time 12 hours Cook Time 4 hours Total Time 16 hours Servings 36 zongzi Ingredients To assemble zongzi: 75-80 dried bamboo leaves 2 to 3 leaves per zongzi 5 pounds uncooked short grain …

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Buddha’s Delight

Author: Fareeha
City: Buffalo | State: New York

Print Buddha's Delight Prep Time 45 minutes Cook Time 45 minutes Total Time 1 hour 30 minutes Ingredients 12 large dried black mushrooms 5 cups boiling-hot water plus additional for soaking bean curd skins 2 dried bean curd skins 1/2…

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Kentucky Cornbread

Author: Carla
City: Hindman | State: Kentucky

Print Kentucky Cornbread Ingredients 1 cup flour 1 cup cornmeal 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon baking powder ¼ teaspoon salt 1 ½ cups milk Instructions Preheat open to 350 degrees. Mix all ingredients together to a cake batter like …

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Semolina Pudding

Author: Matthias
City: Philadelphia | State: Pennsylvania

Print Mamounia Prep Time 10 minutes Cook Time 10 minutes Total Time 20 minutes Ingredients 1 cup semolina flour 3 Tablespoons butter unsalted 2 cups granulated sugar 4 cups water Ground pistachios almonds, cinnamon for garnishing Instructions In a pot …

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Tabbouleh

Author: Alex
City: Philadelphia | State: Pennsylvania

Print Tabbouleh Total Time 30 minutes Ingredients ¼ cup fine bulgur wheat 1 small garlic clove minced (optional) Juice of 2 large lemons to taste 3 cups chopped fresh flat-leaf parsley from 3 large bunches ¼ cup chopped fresh mint…

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Kibbeh Bil Sanieh

Author: Mike
City: Salt Lake City | State: Utah

Print Kibbeh Bil Sanieh Prep Time 45 minutes Cook Time 1 hour 30 minutes Ingredients 2 pounds 100% lean ground beef thats been run through a meat grinder 4-5 times 2 cups soaked medium burghul 1.5 large white onions divided…

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Baba Ghannoj

Author: Jim
City: Minneapolis | State: Minnesota

Print Baba Ghannoj Prep Time 5 minutes Cook Time 45 minutes Ingredients 1 large eggplant 1/4 cup lemon juice 1/4 cup tahini 2 garlic cloves 1/4 teaspoon salt Olive oil parsley, pomegranate for garnish Instructions Preheat oven to 400° F …

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Baklawa

Author: Emmy
City: Providence | State: Rhode Island

Print Baklawa Ingredients For the Baklawa 1 package of phyllo dough 4 cups of finely chopped walnut or pistachio 1 tablespoon sugar 1 tablespoon rose water optional 1 cup unsalted butter melted A pinch of salt For the Ater 2…

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Kebab Halabi

Author: Emmy
City: Providence | State: Rhode Island

Print Kebab Halabi Ingredients FOR THE KEBAB: 18 ounces (500 gram85 percent lean ground beef ⅛ cup (20 gramraw almonds roughly chopped ¼ cup finely diced onion about half a small onion 1 teaspoon kosher salt 1 tablespoon seven-spice mix…

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Freekeh With Chicken

Author: Emmy
City: Providence | State: Rhode Island

Print Freekeh with Chicken Prep Time 20 minutes Cook Time 2 hours 15 minutes Total Time 2 hours 35 minutes Ingredients 2 cups freekeh 1 medium free range chicken about 1.5 kg ½ brown onion quartered 3 cinnamon sticks 4…

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Muhammara

Author: Emmy
City: Providence | State: Rhode Island

Print Muhammara Servings 1 cups Ingredients 1 7- ounce jar roasted red peppers drained 2/3 cup fine fresh bread crumbs 1/3 cup walnuts toasted lightly and chopped fine 2 to 4 garlic cloves minced and mashed to a paste with …

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Nan-e Shirini

Author: Eugene
City: Dayton | State: Ohio

Print Nan-e Shirini (Persian Sugar Cookies) Ingredients 2 cups flour 1 tsp. baking powder 1 cup granulated sugar 2 egg yolks 1 cup shortening 1 tsp. almond extract 1 tsp. vanilla extract 1 tsp. lemon extract Instructions Preheat oven to …

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Khoresht Fesenjan

Author: Christy
City: Swarthmore | State: Pennsylvania

Print Khoresht Fesenjan Prep Time 10 minutes Cook Time 1 hour 15 minutes Total Time 1 hour 25 minutes Servings 6 servings Ingredients 1 tbsp vegetable oil 1 medium golden onion diced 1 lb walnuts 2 - 3 cups warm …

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Cauliflower Kuku

Author: Jen
City: St. Paul | State: Minnesota

Print Cauliflower Kuku Prep Time 20 minutes Cook Time 30 minutes Total Time 50 minutes Ingredients 1 head of cauliflower 1 onion 4 garlic cloves ½ tsp turmeric 5 eggs 1 tsp baking powder olive oil salt and pepper Instructions…

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Koofteh Tabrizi

Author: Atousa
City: Portland | State: Oregon

Print Koofteh Tabrizi Ingredients 1/3 Cup Split yellow peas 1/2 lb Ground Beef Tarragon Leek Chives Mint 1/3 Cup Rice Turmeric Persian spice mix Advieh 2 Eggs Walnuts Dried Apricots, Dried Barberries 1 Tbsp Tomato paste Vegetable oil Salt to …

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Tang Yuan (Black Sesame Rice Balls)

Author: Frank
City: New York | State: New York

Print Tang Yuan Prep Time 20 minutes Cook Time 10 minutes Total Time 30 minutes Ingredients For black sesame filling 1/2 cup toasted black sesame 1/2 cup sugar or as needed 1/8 tsp. salt 80 ml lard or butter Tang …

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Egg Drop Soup

Author: Frankie
City: Boston | State: Massachusetts

Print Egg Drop Soup Ingredients 4 cups chicken broth 1 tablespoon soy sauce 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger 2 tablespoons cornstarch 2 tablespoons water 2 large eggs beaten 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt more to taste 1/4 cup sliced green onions Instructions…

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Char Siu Bao

Author: Joshua
City: Gold Camp | State: Arizona

Print Char Siu Bao Servings 10 buns Ingredients Filling: 1/2 teaspoon five-spice powder 1 pound pork tenderloin trimmed Cooking spray 1 cup thinly sliced green onions 3 tablespoons hoisin sauce 2 tablespoons rice vinegar 1 tablespoon low-sodium soy sauce 1 …

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Gulab Jamun

Author: Anika
City: Plano | State: Texas

Print Gulab Jamun Prep Time 15 minutes Cook Time 15 minutes Total Time 30 minutes Servings 14 gulab jamun Ingredients 1 cup powdered milk 1/4 cup all purpose flour pinch cardamom powder 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1.5 tablespoons melted ghee…

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Chicken Curry

Author: Jeremy
City: Phoenix | State: Arizona

Print Chicken Curry Prep Time 20 minutes Cook Time 20 minutes Ingredients 2 pounds skinless boneless chicken breast halves 2 teaspoons salt 1/2 cup cooking oil 1 1/2 cups chopped onion 1 tablespoon minced garlic 1 1/2 teaspoons minced fresh …

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Spiced Lamb Meatballs

Author: Santosh
City: Cherry Hill | State: Pennsylvania

Print Spiced Lamb Meatballs Prep Time 25 minutes Cook Time 15 minutes Total Time 40 minutes Servings 20 metballs Ingredients 1 tbsp oil 1 lb minced lamb ground lamb 2 garlic cloves minced 1/2 cup breadcrumbs 1 cup spinach leaves…

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Dal Rasam

Author: Frank
City: Philadelphia | State: Pennsylvania

Print Dal Rasam Prep Time 15 minutes Cook Time 30 minutes Total Time 45 minutes Servings 4 Ingredients 1/2 cup pigeon peas washed and drained 1/2 tsp turmeric powder 2 tsp oil 1/2 tsp mustard seeds 1 tsp split black …

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Benne Cakes

Author: Linda R
City: Charleston | State: South Carolina

Print Benne Cakes Benne cakes originated in West Africa. Benne means sesame seeds, and they are eaten for good luck. Bring some luck to your Kwanzaa celebration by trying these delicious and simple Benne Cakes. Prep Time 30 minutes Cook …

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Tarheel Hush Puppies

Author: Didi
City: Easton | State: Pennsylvania

Related Story: Nana’s Kitchen Print Tarheel Hush Puppies Servings 6 people Ingredients 1 lb fine white cornmeal 1 egg 1 T salt 1 T sugar pinch of baking soda 1 c buttermilk water -- just enough to make a thick …

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Dilled Okra Pickles

Author: Didi
City: Easton | State: Pennsylvania

Related Story: Nana’s Kitchen Print Dilled Okra Pickles Servings 6 pints Ingredients 3 lbs of young okra uncut handful of celery leaves 6 cloves of garlic 6 lg heads of dill including stems 1 qt water 1 pt white vinegar…

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Cleo’s Pig Stomach (Or, Maw)

Author: Didi
City: Easton | State: Pennsylvania

by Didi from Easton, PA Related Story: Nana’s Kitchen Print Cleo's Pig Stomach (Or, Maw) Course Main Course Cook Time 3 hours Author Didi Ingredients 1 pig stomach washed (may have to find a country butcher for this) 1 lb…

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Celeste’s Hamentashen

Author: Didi
City: Easton | State: Pennsylvania

Print Celeste's Hamentashen Recipe Ingredients 2/3 c sugar 1 stick of margarine 1 egg 1 tsp vanilla 2 T milk 2 c all-purpose flour 2 tsp baking powder Pinch salt ¼ tsp cinnamon raspberry or any type filling powdered sugar…

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Churros

Author: Mely
City: Los Angeles | State: California

Print Churros Ingredients 1 cup of water 1 tsp. vanilla extract 1/8 tsp. salt 2 tbsp. Butter 1 cup of flour 140 grams; sift twice 1 large egg beaten 2½ cups vegetable oil for frying the churros Sugar to dust…

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Nana’s Kitchen

Author: Didi
City: Easton | State: Pennsylvania

My Nana’s kitchen was the hub of our family. It was a relatively large extended family and attracted many “adoptees” and strays throughout the years. As we were growing up, my siblings and cousins and I found the warmest and …

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Mapo Tofu

Author: Yichen
City: Philadelphia | State: Pennsylvania

by Yichen from Philadelphia Print Mapo Tofu Prep Time 10 minutes Cook Time 20 minutes Total Time 30 minutes Servings 2 servings Ingredients 14 oz Tofu Green Onions Garlic optional minced turkey or pork Doubanjiang Chinese spicy bean paste Soy …

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Bean, Egg and Cheese Molletes

Author: Kim
City: Phoenix | State: Arizona

Print Bean, Egg, and Cheese Molletes Ingredients Two 6- to 7-inch long soft white rolls split lengthwise 8 ounces shredded pepper jack cheese One 15- to 16-ounce can refried beans about 1 1/2 cups 4 slices thick-cut bacon roughly chopped…

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Butter Chicken

Author: Aarathi
City: Chicago | State: Illinois

Print Butter Chicken Yogurt-and-spice-marinated chicken dressed in a velvety red bath comprising butter, onions, ginger and tomatoes scented with garam masala, cumin and turmeric, with a cinnamon tang. Serve with basmati rice and mango chutney, with papadums or naan Ingredients…

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Chicken Mole Enchiladas

Author: George
City: Los Angeles |

Print Chicken Mole Enchiladas Ingredients 2 1/2 cups cooked chicken shredded and warmed. about 300 grams 3 cups of warm mole sauce 12 to rtillas 3 tablespoons vegetable oil 1 1/2 cup Mexican fresh cheese crumbled. 1/2 medium size white …

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Chilaquiles with Roasted Tomatillo Salsa

Author: Antonio
City: Los Angeles | State: California

Print Chilaquiles Ingredients 1 lb. fresh tomatillos 3 fresh serrano chiles 3 garlic cloves unpeeled 1 large onion coarsely chopped Olive oil as needed Salt and freshly ground black pepper 1/2 cup fresh cilantro leaves 1/4 cup chicken broth or …

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Crispy Pork Carnitas

Author: Juan
City: Seattle | State: Washington

Print Crispy Pork Carnitas Ingredients 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 4-5 pound pork shoulder/pork butt trimmed of excess fat 1 lime juiced 5 cloves garlic minced 1 medium onion roughly chopped 1 4-ounce can diced green chiles 1 cup chicken …

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Elotes (Grilled Mexican Corn)

Author: Patricia
City: Madison | State: Wisconsin

Print Elotes Cook Time 30 minutes Servings 4 people Ingredients 1/4 cup mayonnaise 1/4 cup sour cream or Mexican crema 1/2 cup finely crumbled Cotija or feta cheese, plus more for serving 1/2 teaspoon ancho or guajillo chili powder plus …

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Enmoladas

Author: Carmen
City: Hartford | State: Connecticut

Print Enmoladas Ingredients MOLE 8 to matillos 8 dried pasilla chiles 1 can 14.5 ounces peeled crushed tomatoes 1/3 cup roughly chopped yellow onion 3 tablespoons roasted almonds 3 tablespoons raw peanuts 2 tablespoons breadcrumbs 1 tablespoon roasted sesame seeds…

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Flan

Author: Josefina
City: Chula Vista | State: California

Print Flan Prep Time 30 minutes Cook Time 55 minutes Total Time 1 hour 25 minutes Ingredients 1 1/2 cups sugar 2 tablespoons water 1/2 lemon juiced 2 cups heavy cream 1 cinnamon stick 1 vanilla bean split and scraped…

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Ginger Tea

Author: Asha
City: Bausman | State: Pennsylvania

Print Ginger Tea Ingredients 2 cups boiling water 1 Tablespoon ginger root diced or 1 T ground ginger 4 teaspoons sugar 5 tsp black tea leaves or 4 tea bags 2 cups Milk Instructions Add ginger root or ground ginger …

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Arepas Con Queso (Hominy Cheese Patties)

Author: Saul and Mary
City: Los Angeles | State: California

Print Arepas con Queso (ah-RAY-pahss john KAY-soh) Ingredients 1 1/2 cups canned hominy 1//4 cup liquid from canned hominy 3/4 cup yellow cornmeal 1 cup cheese grated or crumbled 1 tablespoon brown sugar 1/4 teaspoon salt Instructions Grind hominy with …

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Huevos Rancheros

Author: Frank
City: Tampa | State: Florida

Print Huevos Rancheros Ingredients 2 small tomatoes 1 small onion 1 medium jalapeno pepper chopped 2 cloves garlic; 1 chopped 1 smashed 1/2 teaspoon hot sauce 1 teaspoon ground cumin Kosher salt and freshly ground pepper 2 tablespoons plus 2 …

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Injera (Ethopian Flatbread)

Author: Amadi
City: Cincinnati | State: Ohio

Print Injera (in-JEH-rah) Ingredients Starter 1 cup corn flour 1/2 cup sorghum or whole wheat 1 Tablespoon sugar 1 Tablespoon dry yeast 1 1/4 cup warm water 4 cups all purpose flour 6 teaspoons baking powder 4 teaspoons salt 1/4…

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Margaritas

Author: Rosemary
City: Lincoln | State: Nebraska

Print Margarita Ingredients Kosher salt for serving 1/2 thick lime wheel for serving 2 ounces tequila blanco 3/4 ounce fresh lime juice 3/4 ounce simple syrup Instructions Place some salt on a small plate. Rub rim of an old-fashioned or …

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Mexican Atole

Author: Carmina
City: El Paso | State: Texas

Print Atole Atole (pronounced ah-TOH-leh) is a traditional Mexican warm beverage made from masa harina, the type of corn flour that is traditionally used to make corn tortillas. It is a popular breakfast dish that dates back to the time …

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Mexican Coffee

Author: Alex
City: Hialeah | State: Florida

Print Mexican Coffee Piloncillo is commonplace in Mexico, but it’s not always easy to find in the States. It’s unrefined sugar cane, often sold in small cones. You might find it at a Mexican grocery store or in the Latino …

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Agua de Fresa (Mexican Strawberry Water)

Author: Raul
City: Mesa | State: Arizona

Print Agua de Fresa Fresh fruit waters, or Aguas de Frutas, made with crushed or blended fruit are a common and popular drink all over Mexico. This recipe is extremely flavorful and refreshing, especially when fresh strawberries are in season …

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Native American Fry Bread

Author: Nina
City: Charlotte | State: North Carolina

Print Native American Fry Bread Variations of this fry bread are common in many Native American communities including Cheyenne, Choctaw and Navajo. Servings 8 pieces Ingredients 3 cups flour 1 1/4 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 2 tablespoons dry …

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Pan Dulce (Mexican Sweet Rolls)

Author: Leticia
City: Virginia Beach | State: Virginia

Print Pan Dulce (Mexican Sweet Rolls) These traditional rolls, often found in Latino bakeries under the name conchas, or shells, feature a sweet, cinnamon-y topping. Ingredients Starter 3/4 cup water 2 teaspoons instant yeast 1 cup King Arthur Unbleached All-Purpose …

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Phillippine Punch

Author: Analyn
City: New York | State: New York

Print Inumin ng Prutas (ih-noo-MIHN nakna PROO-tahss) / Fruit Drink Servings 1 Gallons Ingredients 3 quarts boiling water 3 cups sugar 2 cups lemon or lime juice 4 cups strawberry juice or pureed strawberries 2 cups orange juice 4 cups…

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Pork Carnitas

Author: David
City: Colorado Springs | State: Colorado

Print Ingredients 2 lbs. boneless pork shoulder or 2 1/2 pounds bone-in Salt and freshly ground black pepper 2 teaspoons dried oregano 1 teaspoon ground cumin 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 onion coarsely chopped 4 cloves garlic minced 1 jalapeno…

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Pozole

Author: Rosa
City: New York | State: New York

Print Pozole Ingredients 1 bunch mint 1 ounce 1 bunch cilantro 1 ounce 4 lbs. country-style pork ribs not lean 10 cups water 26 garlic cloves about 1 1/2 heads, peeled, divided 1 1/2-pound white onion, quartered, plus 1/2 cup, …

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Quesadillas

Author: Maria
City: Cleveland | State: Ohio

Print A quesadilla is a heated tortilla with melted cheese inside. But in addition to cheese, you can put practically anything in a quesadilla. My favorites are mushrooms, olives, tomatoes, and onions. I don’t cook these ingredients first, but it …

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Somali Egg Crepes

Author: Marian
City: Omaha | State: Nebraska

Print Malawah - Somali Egg Crepes These crepes are often made for the holy day that marks the end of Ramadan Servings 10 Author Marian Ingredients 5 tablespoons sugar 2 eggs 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/8 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon…

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Spiced Tea

Author: Selma
City: Boston | State: Massachusetts

Print Spiced Tea Servings 6 Ingredients 3 tablespoons black tea leaves or 3 tea bags 5 cups boiling water 1/3-2/3 cups sugar 4 whole cloves 2-3 cardamom pods cracked open or 1/2 tsp ground 1 cinnamon stick Instructions Steep black …

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Yogurt Mint Drink

Author: Nancy
City: Easton | State: Pennsylvania

Print Lassi (Yogurt Mint Drink) Servings 2 quarts Ingredients 1 quart milk 1 quart yogurt 1/2-3/4 cups sugar or combination of sugar and honey 4 teaspoons vanilla Extract 6-8 mint stalks Instructions Mix together milk, yogurt, sugar (or sugar and …

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My Disney Discoveries

Author: Sue
City: Easton | State: Pennsylvania

A couple of years ago, while at Epcot in Disney World, I needed to take a rest and grab some lunch. Got a wurst in the German pavilion and asked to share a table with some people I didn’t know …

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Chicken Mole Enchiladas

Author: Francisco
City: Laredo | State: Texas

Print Chicken Mole Enchiladas Prep Time 10 minutes Cook Time 30 minutes Total Time 40 minutes Servings 4 Ingredients 2 ½ cups cooked chicken shredded and warmed. about 300 grams 3 cups of warm mole sauce 12 to rtillas 3…

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