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How to Make a Wet Burrito

Ever wondered how to make a wet burrito? Wet Burritos are sauce or gravy covered burritos, usually with the additional of cheese on top. They are sort of like a combination of burritos and enchiladas. It is a Tex Mex dish that typically is served with a spicy brown gravy   This wet burrito recipe includes the traditional brown gravy. ... Read More »

How to Make Thai-Style Pasta Salad

Serves: 2 Preparation time: 30 mins Cooking time: 5 mins Ingredients needed to make Thai-Style Pasta Salad: 10 oz thin rice noodles, dried 1 can cooked shrimp, shelled, deveined and diced 2 cups bean sprouts ¼ cup roasted peanuts, lightly chopped 1 can miniature corn cobs, drained and chopped into bite-sized chunks 5 green onions, finely sliced 2 cups snow peas, ... Read More »

How to Cook Coconut Rice With Black Beans

Serves: 8 Preparation time: overnight Cooking time: 2 hours Ingredients needed to make Coconut Rice With Black Beans: For the beans: 4 cups dried black beans, soaked overnight ¼ cup poblano pepper ½ cup yellow bell pepper, finely chopped ½ cup red bell pepper, finely chopped ¼ cup celery, finely chopped ½ cup red onion, finely chopped 2 tsp minced garlic ... Read More »

How to Cook Beef Carpaccio

Serves: 4 Preparation time: 15 mins Cooking time: 15 mins Ingredients needed to make Beef Carpaccio: One beef fillet, weighing 500 gm 250 gm mixed beans, trimmed Several fresh thyme sprigs Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste Olive oil, as required For the marinade: 1 ½ tbsp white wine vinegar 1 tsp Dijon mustard Handful of assorted fresh ... Read More »

How to Cook Red Beans And Rice

Serves: 8 Preparation time: 20 mins Cooking time: 1 hour 30 mins Ingredients needed to make Red Beans And Rice: 2 ½ cups dried red kidney beans, washed 4 cups long-grained rice, cooked 1 ¾ lb smoked ham hocks, chopped into pieces 1 ½ lb smoked Andouille sausage 3 oz button mushrooms, sliced ½ oz dried porcini mushrooms 1 large onion, ... Read More »

How to Cook Yellow Rice With Mixed Bean Curry

Serves: 6 Preparation time: 10 mins Cooking time: 40 mins Ingredients needed to make Yellow Rice With Mixed Bean Curry: For the mixed bean curry: Two (15 oz each) cans beans, drained and washed 2 garlic cloves, coarsely chopped 1 onion, coarsely chopped 1’’ fresh ginger, peeled and coarsely chopped 1 can (28 oz) chopped tomatoes, juice reserved 2 tbsp fresh ... Read More »

How to Cook Green Beans Spaetzle Stir-Fried Brussel Sprouts

Serves: 10 Preparation time: 10 mins Cooking time: 30 mins Ingredients needed to make Green Beans Spaetzle Stir-Fried Brussel Sprouts: 2 lb green beans, trimmed and sliced into 1 ½’’ pieces 2 ½ cups all purpose flour 6 quarts water 5 eggs 2/3 cup milk ¼ cup fresh flat leaf parsley, plus more for serving ½ tsp freshly grated nutmeg 7 ... Read More »

How to Cook Beef Fajitas

Makes: 6 fajitas Preparation time: 30 mins Cooking time: 20 mins Ingredients needed to make Beef Fajitas: For the steak: 1 sirloin steak, cut into thin strips ½ yellow bell pepper, seeded and sliced into strips ½ red bell pepper, seeded and sliced into strips 5 fl oz tequila 1 tsp vegetable oil For the tomato salsa: 2 tomatoes, diced ¼ ... Read More »

How to Cook Bean and Sausage Hotpot

Serves: 2 Preparation time: 30 mins Cooking time: 20 mins Ingredients needed to make Bean and Sausage Hotpot: 4 pork sausages 4 rashers back bacon, smoked and roughly chopped 14 oz kidney beans, drained 14 oz cannellini beans, drained 1 large leek, sliced 1 broccoli head, cut into florets 4 tomatoes, peeled and chopped 1 smoked garlic clove, roughly chopped 5 ... Read More »