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Curried Lentil Stew with rice

Curried Lentil Stew with rice

This curried lentil stew is an awesome winter dish. It will warm you and sooth you with its soft texture and rich flavor. Vegetarians can leave…

Nancy Miyasaki
Jan 2009
Intermediate
8 votes
9394 views
Texas Style Pinto Beans

Texas Style Pinto Beans

Slightly spicy cumin, cilantro and jalapenos lend a Southwestern Tex/Mex flair to tender pinto beans in this recipe. I've added a ham hock and/or…

Sergio Hernandez
May 2010
Advanced
4 votes
6320 views
Texas Caviar (Bean & Corn Salsa or Salad)

Texas Caviar (Bean & Corn Salsa or Salad)

If I need black-eyed peas for good luck on New Year's day, I prefer to get them in Texas Caviar....a.k.a.…

Salad Foodie
Jan 2012
Professional
1 vote
6385 views
Texas Chuck Wagon Pinto Beans

Texas Chuck Wagon Pinto Beans

This dish is all about FLAVOR. San Antonio and Ft. Worth are my two favorite places to be when in Texas. This recipe was inspired by some dining…

Amos Miller
Apr 2011
Professional
6 votes
8279 views
Pork & Chickpea Stew

Pork & Chickpea Stew

Super easy to make. Toss all ingredients in the pot (or slow cooker) and forget about it until dinner time. Healthy...and is good vegetarian with…

John Spottiswood
Jan 2008
Advanced
3 votes
9064 views
Uncle Sidney's Red Beans

Uncle Sidney's Red Beans

There are two ways to go here: smoked meats (sausage, rib tips, neck bones, ham, country bacon), OR pickled meat. Either way, you'll obtain a rich…

Amos Miller
Jan 2011
Professional
2 votes
2890 views
Mexicali Bean & Barley Soup

Mexicali Bean & Barley Soup

A spicy bean soup using Trader Joe's 17 Bean & Barley Mix. The beans and vegetables hold their shapes and create a colorful, healthy, meal. It also…

MarthaW
Jan 2009
Intermediate
2 votes
8926 views
Pork and Hominy Chili

Pork and Hominy Chili

Nancy Miyasaki
Feb 2008
Intermediate
4 votes
8195 views
7-up Cake...A Dreamy Vintage Cake Made Skinny

7-up Cake...A Dreamy Vintage Cake Made Skinny

We’ve got a terrific way to celebrate Spring. Bake a fabulous 7-up cake. This nostalgic cake has been popular…

Skinny Kitchen with Nancy Fox
Mar 2011
Professional
1 vote
1652 views
Hearty Red Lentil Soup

Hearty Red Lentil Soup

This is a wonderfully flavored soup that our whole family really enjoyed. I'm a huge fan of traditional Turkish Red Lentil soup which has more…

John Spottiswood
Sep 2011
Advanced
9 votes
2321 views
Ojo de Cabra Estofado (Eye of the Goat Bean Stew)

Ojo de Cabra Estofado (Eye of the Goat Bean Stew)

Here's my take on a traditional Mexican stew, using Ojo de Capra (Eye of the Goat) heirloom beans. This is…

Ken Hulme
Oct 2008
Professional
4 votes
8059 views
Chocolate Turtle Bundt Cake

Chocolate Turtle Bundt Cake

"A chocolate lovers dream" .... This cake is dense, yet very moist and a definite crowd pleaser.

Terri Jordan
Feb 2008
Intermediate
12 votes
29033 views
Southwest Chili

Southwest Chili

Piper Seeger
Mar 2009
Advanced
2 votes
5019 views
Cajun Crowder Beans

Cajun Crowder Beans

Also known as Crowder peas, these delicious little fellas can often be found in frozen form at the store. These are fresh picked right here in…

Amos Miller
Sep 2014
Professional
2 votes
1779 views
Pink Beans With Smoked Ham Shanks & Kale

Pink Beans With Smoked Ham Shanks & Kale

This is a hearty legume dish that is easy to make and stores well in the freezer. We generally eat some type…

Bob Vincent
Oct 2012
Intermediate
2 votes
1558 views