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Chicken Saag

Cook chicken, spinach, and onion, garlic and ginger. Then simmer a combination of tomatoes, coriander, cayenne pepper, turmeric, cardamom and cloves with milk and garam masala. Stir in sour cream and butter for richness and serve with basmati rice and naan bread.

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Manda’s Seven Layer Taco Dip

Layer refried beans in a glass baking dish, then top with a creamy mixture of cream cheese, sour cream and taco seasoning. Top with salsa, shredded Mexican cheese, iceberg lettuce, a zesty mixture of cherry tomatoes, avocados, red onion and lime juice, and pickled jalapenos.

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Mexican Strawberry Water

Chill a mixture of sliced strawberries, sugar and water for a few hours, then blend and strain. Add cold water and chill several hours more. When thirst arrives, pour over ice and garnish with lime and mint and enjoy your newfound cool.

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Black Bean Huevos Rancheros

Zesty combination of corn tortillas baked with Monterey Jack cheese and topped with black beans cooked in garlic, chicken broth and chipotle pepper. Cover with a fresh salsa of tomatoes, green onion, cilantro, lime juice and jalapeno and finish with a beautifully fried egg.

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Healthy Pear-Pecan Cheese Ball

Sweet pear, salty Cheddar cheese and crunchy nuts make this healthy recipe a crowd-pleasing appetizer for the holidays or any party.

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Super Deluxe Steak Nachos

Ingredients Steak: 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 1 (1 1/2-pound) skirt steak or flap steak 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper 1/2 teaspoon ground dried chipotle pepper Beans: 2 tablespoons bacon fat 1 yellow onion, diced 1 teaspoon salt, divided 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano 2 (15 ounce) cans pinto beans, rinsed and drained […]

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Chinese Spare Ribs

Improve your rib game for summer grilling with these awesomely tender and super flavorful ribs. First marinate the pork spare ribs in a flavor-packed sauce of hoisin sauce, ketchup, honey, soy sauce, sake, rice vinegar, lemon juice, ginger, garlic and 5-spice powder. Wait 2 hours or as long as overnight to grill or bake and […]

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Chicken Wings, 5 Ways

Feeding a crowd for a football game? Serve chicken wings. Hosting a movie marathon? Serve chicken wings. Date night in? Serve chicken wings. These five incredible rubs and sauces will completely change your wing game.

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Cheesecake Factory’s Original Cheesecake

The Cheesecake Factory may have a whopping 35+ flavors of cheesecake on its menu, ranging from key lime to tiramisu, but it’s the original New York-style cheesecake that’ll forever make our hearts flutter. Rich, dense, and tangy, it’s so good that we developed our own recipe inspired by this decadent treat.

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