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Diane Balch
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American Goulash
A little chill in the air... back to school and busy schedule time. Have some American Goulash. It is easy to whip up. The Hungarian Paprika makes the dish a little more interesting than plain ground beef and red sauce over pasta. My family goes crazy over ...

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Ethiopian Berbere Lentil Stew #Food of the World
Ethiopian cuisine consists mostly of spicy meats and vegetables served over injeria a foam like textured bread that is made from teff flour which is gluten free. This lentil dish is seasoned with Berbere a spice mix that is primarily chili but has many othe...

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Chicken Yassa #food of the world
Food of the World has taken us this month to Senegal the West African country who's cuisine has been influenced by the French and Portuguese along with its African neighbors.   My oldest sister actually spent some time here learning native dances so she cou...

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Larb Chicken Salad #Food of the World
It's hot here in New York... so I couldn't have been happier to travel to Laos with Food of the World this week and make a warm weather dish.  Larb is the unofficial national dish of Laos. It is super versatile. Made with chicken, beef, duck, fish or mushro...

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Simple Egyptian Koshari #Food of the World
Koshari is a common everyday meal in Egyptian that I assume got it's inspiration from leftovers. Why else would one mix pasta, rice, lentils, and chickpeas all in one dish? The quickest way to make this meal is to have all the ingredients cooked and just mi...

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Simple Egyptian Koshari #Food of the World
Koshari is a common everyday meal in Egyptian that I assume got it's inspiration from leftovers. Why else would one mix pasta, rice, lentils, and chickpeas all in one dish? The quickest way to make this meal is to have all the ingredients cooked and just mi...

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Harissa Chickpeas #Weekly Menu Plan
After eating copious amounts of meat over Memorial Day Weekend my family and I are giving our systems a break. This Harissa Chickpea dish is flavorful enough that you won't miss having meat in your meal.  Canned tomatoes, chickpeas and frozen peas... you ca...

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Smoked Ham & Peas Pasta #Weekly Menu Plan
Nothing says Spring quite like ham and peas. This is a simple recipe in which you can use up leftover ham.  Fresh peas are beginning to be available. If you can find them and use them that day...do!  The texture of fresh peas is really lovely, but if you wa...

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Shrimp & Sugar Snaps in Red Chili Sauce #Weekly Menu Plan
I can never go wrong making shrimp for my family, and there is no easier healthy meal to get on the table in 30 minutes than a stir-fry.  The favor is so pronounced in this simple recipe because of the addition of roasted red chili paste which you can buy p...
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