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Authentic Mexican Enchiladas

Authentic Mexican Enchiladas

An authentic enchiladas recipe, you can read more background information on my blog.

Spicie Foodie
Feb 2010
Intermediate
8 votes
16585 views
Basque Chicken

Basque Chicken

I had one of the best meals of my life, while on a wine-tasting trip with my father in Paso Robles, California, at a small restaurant called the…

John Spottiswood
Mar 2012
Advanced
9 votes
2455 views
Senegalese Fish Yassa

Senegalese Fish Yassa

I've been a huge fan of Moroccan food for a while, and have begun to expand my horizons into the foods of other African countries. This is the…

John Spottiswood
May 2013
Advanced
4 votes
1261 views
Low-Fat Spice Rubbed Roast Turkey

Low-Fat Spice Rubbed Roast Turkey

Traditional turkeys are nearly flavorless when you skip the skin and gravy—and that’s where most of the fat and…

Robyn Savoie
Mar 2014
Advanced
2 votes
2307 views
Easy Crispy Oven-Fried Chicken With Quick Slaw

Easy Crispy Oven-Fried Chicken With Quick Slaw

A new twist on an old favorite - chicken and coleslaw - from Delmarva Poultry Industries Inc. I tried it using…

Salad Foodie
May 2014
Professional
1 vote
1393 views
Pork Tenderloin With Red Wine Demi Glaze

Pork Tenderloin With Red Wine Demi Glaze

This is a simple but elegant entree. Pork tenderloin pounded thin and combined with mushrooms, red wine and…

Bob Vincent
Oct 2011
Intermediate
1 vote
1924 views
Oxtails and Mushroom Mirepoix in Red Wine Reduction

Oxtails and Mushroom Mirepoix in Red Wine Reduction

Savory beef 'oxtails' served in yet another way no less spectacular than the last. A full bodied Cabernet…

Smokinhotchef
Feb 2012
Advanced
1 vote
1811 views
Steamed Rice Topped with Chicken and Mushroom (Nasi Tim Ayam Jamur)

Steamed Rice Topped with Chicken and Mushroom (Nasi Tim Ayam Jamur)

I experimented making Indonesian style steamed rice topped with chicken…

Christine
Aug 2012
Beginner
1 vote
2301 views
Mediterranean Brown Rice Pilaf

Mediterranean Brown Rice Pilaf

Here is my first post on the first day of September - Mediterranean Brown Rice Pilaf

Hina Gujral
Sep 2014
Advanced
1 vote
566 views
crab ravioli with grilled lobster in saffron cream sauce

crab ravioli with grilled lobster in saffron cream sauce

For a luscious meal that can be made in 1/2 hour, this recipe has always been a sure thing.

Seduction Meals
Sep 2008
Intermediate
2 votes
12458 views
Rattlesnake Penne Pasta.... Why is it called that?

Rattlesnake Penne Pasta.... Why is it called that?

Well, Rattlesnake Penne Pasta doesn't really have rattlesnake meat in it. It's just a name, but then you all…

Nick Roche
May 2010
Advanced
3 votes
2363 views
Pasta Shells in white sauce with sausage, mushrooms and peas!

Pasta Shells in white sauce with sausage, mushrooms and peas!

I'm a big fan of Italian food and Pasta tops my list! I had this packet of shell pasta and wanted to make…

Manju Nair
Jul 2010
Intermediate
2 votes
3399 views
Garlic Prawns in Just 3 Steps!

Garlic Prawns in Just 3 Steps!

I learnt this dish from my late uncle who was a fabulous cook. I used to watch him in the kitchen & he was one of those who had inspired me to cook…

Blackswan
Aug 2010
Advanced
3 votes
1829 views
Pork Tenderloin Wellington

Pork Tenderloin Wellington

Many of you have most likely heard of Beef Wellington; however, how about getting Pork in on the action? Presenting Pork Wellington, with all the…

Nick Roche
Nov 2010
Advanced
2 votes
2829 views
Braised Beef & Tortellini with Marsala Wine Sauce

Braised Beef & Tortellini with Marsala Wine Sauce

I had this same meal at Olive Garden and had to come home and find a similiar recipe- I found a recipe that was…

Katie J.
Mar 2011
Intermediate
3 votes
10444 views