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Alcohol-Free Michelada

Ever heard of a Michelada? My husband used to make them and we called them Beery-Marys. Similar to a bloody Mary, this tomato based cocktail usually calls for a Mexican lager, but my husband no longer drinks, so we experimented. … Continue reading

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Beef Nachos – National Nachos Day

Sunday is National Nacho day. Nachos have an interesting history, but in their purest form they are just tortilla chips with melted cheese and served with salsa. Now we top them with all kinds of things – like beef and … Continue reading

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Stuffed Poblanos with pork and corn

My peppers are coming in nicely and the poblanos are perfect for stuffing!!  We’ve tried the stuffed with cheese and ground beef. Baked, grilled and pan fried. This is our favorite preparation – and its an easy and delicious way … Continue reading

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Grilled Shrimp with Mango Salsa

It’s been a long winter!! Spring is finally starting to win out and the weather is getting better. It’s time to get those grills ready and fire them up! The fresh mango salsa is refreshing and spicy and totally enhances … Continue reading

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Easy Beef Fajitas

I like fajitas but it always seems like so much work. Made with Southwestern marinated steak, these are flavorful,  easy to make and can be prepped the day before!

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