Daily Archives April 14, 2015

spanish lentils and rice

Spanish Lentils and Rice (T&T)

Posted by Keplerkid at recipegoldmine.com 1/6/2002 11:16 am

Source: Bob’s Red Mill

I got this recipe from the back of a package of lentils. It’s easy, cheap, and good. I often substitute 1/2 can diced canned tomatoes for the fresh tomatoes. I usually serve with cornbread and coleslaw.

1 cup lentils
2 cups water
1 medium onion, chopped
1 tablespoon olive oil
2 cloves gar...

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seafood paella

Seafood Paella

12 mussels
6 clams
1/4 cup olive oil or vegetable oil
8 ounces raw shrimp, shelled and de-veined
8 ounces scallops
8 ounces squid or octopus, cleaned and cut into 1/4-inch rings
1 medium onion, chopped
2 cloves garlic, minced
1 (16 ounce) can whole tomatoes (with liquid)
2 cups water
1 cup uncooked regular rice
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon saffron or ground turmeric
1/4 teaspoon pepper
1/2 cup fr...

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brazilian chuck roast

Brazilian Chuck Roast

2 tablespoons vegetable oil
1 (3 pound) boneless beef chuck roast, trimmed
1 1/2 cups strong coffee
1 clove garlic, peeled and minced
1/2 teaspoon salt, or to taste
1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
1/2 teaspoon dried leaf thyme
1 onion, peeled and sliced thick
4 small potatoes, unpeeled and cut into quarters
2 tablespoons all-purpose flour mixed with 1 tablespoon water

Heat oil in a h...

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pork stew with beer

Pork Stew with Beer (Seco de Chanco – Ecuador)

1 (2 pound) boneless pork shoulder
1 tablespoon olive oil
1 medium onion, chopped
2 cloves garlic, minced
1 (8 1/4 ounce) can whole tomatoes, drained
1 red serrano chile, minced
2 tablespoons minced fresh cilantro
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon ground cumin
1/2 teaspoon dried oregano leaves
1 (12 ounce) can or bottle beer
1 large red bell pepper, cut into 1-inch pie...

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ajiaco bogotano

Ajiaco Bogotano (Medellin, Columbia)

1 (3 pound) chicken, cut into small pieces
2 quarts cold water
1 large onion, peeled and halved
1 bay leaf
1/8 teaspoon ground cumin
1/8 teaspoon thyme
1 tablespoon salt
1/4 teaspoon pepper
4 medium potatoes, peeled and halved
1 pound tiny boiling potatoes, peeled and halved
5 ears corn, cut into 2-inch rounds
1 cup plus 2 tablespoons heavy cream
2 tablespoons capers, drai...

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