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Canned Salmon Chowder

Ingredients: 1 onion, diced 3 or more red potatoes, peeled and diced 3 strips of double thick bacon cut into lardons 2 cloves of garlic, minced 2 stalks of celery 1 bottle of clam juice 1 tsp of pepper 1 tsp of salt 2 cup of milk 1 can of pink salmon with juice and …

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Chicken Dhansak

Ingredients: 2 Tbsp vegetable oil 2 small to medium onions, chopped 4 cloves of garlic, smashed and then chopped 1 thumb of ginger, finely minced 2 bay leaves 2 Tsp garam masala 1 teaspoon cumin 2 Tsp curry powder 1 Tsp turmeric 1/2 tsp hot chili powder 1 package ( 1 and 1/2 lbs or …

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Black Bean Salad with Corn, Red Peppers and Avocado

Ingredients: 1 15-ounce cans black beans, rinsed and drained 2 ears fresh corn, kernels cut off the cob 1 red bell pepper, diced 1 jalapeno pepper, diced fine 2 cloves garlic, minced ½ White onion, minced 2 teaspoons salt 1 Tsp sugar Extra virgin olive oil 1 teaspoon lime zest (be sure to zest limes …

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Stirfried Orange Beef

Ingredients: 8 oz Flank steak 2 Tsp dark soy sauce  1 Tbsp corn starch I tbsp each minced ginger and minced garlic 1/2 Tsp each salt and pepper 1 seranno chili with seeds, sliced thin Pinch of ground hot chili pepper or tsp hot chili 2 Green onions, chopped zest of 1/2 orange, julienned for …

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Traditional Coleslaw

Ingredients: 1/2 Head cabbage 1-2 Carrots 1/4 Cup cider vinegar 2 Tbsp sugar 1 Tsp salt Mayonnaise Sour cream Pinch of cayenne pepper 3 Scallions finely chopped (optional) Cilantro, chopped (optional) Directions: Using the grating disc shred cabbage and carrot in food processor and put in bowl Mix vinegar, sugar, salt,  cayenne pepper, sour cream, …

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Szechuan Stir Fry: Spicy Beef with Bell Peppers

Ingredients: 8 oz Beef flank steak cut across the grain 1 Tbsp each hot chili oil and vegetable oil 1 Tbsp each ginger, shallot, and garlic ½ Tsp five spice powder ½ Yellow onion sliced lengthwise 4 oz sliced shiitake mushrooms ½ each green and red bell pepper ¼ cup beef stock or water 1 …

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Chinese Broccoli

Ingredients: 1 bunch Gai Lan (Chinese broccoli), trimmed 1 Tsp sugar 1 Tsp cornstarch 1 Tbsp rice vinegar 2 Tbsp water ½ Tbsp sesame oil 2 Tbsp hoisin sauce 2 Tsp minced ginger root 2 cloves garlic, minced Directions: Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Add the Chinese broccoli and …

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Chicken Wings With Black Bean Sauce

Ingredients: 8 whole chicken wings cut in half oil for stir frying 1 Tbsp ginger, minced 2 cloves of garlic, minced 1/2 medium onion, chopped 1 Serrano chili, with seeds and thinly sliced 1 Tbsp black bean sauce 1 Tbsp oyster sauce 1 Tsp sugar 1-2 Tsp Sesame oil 1 Tbsp Chinese cooking wine or …

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Chimichurri Sauce

Ingredients: 1/2 cup cilantro (or basil) 1/2 cup parsley 1/4 cup of red wine vinegar 1 tsp red pepper flakes Salt & pepper to taste 1 small white onion 4 cloves of garlic zest of 1/2 lemon Juice of the lemon 1 Tbsp of fresh oregano (optional) 1/2 cup of olive oil Directions: Put all …

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Szechuan Chicken

Ingredients: 3/4 lbs of boneless chicken breasts Salt White pepper Cornstarch Sesame oil Peanut oil 2 cloves of garlic 1 Tbsp minced ginger root 1 Carrot 1/2 Green pepper 1/2 Yellow pepper 1/2 Red pepper 1 Stalk of celery 1/2 medium onion 4 oz Mushrooms 2 Tbsp oyster sauce 2 Tbsp of soy sauce Tbsp …

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