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Mexican Black Bean Lasagna

Mexican Black Bean Lasagna

[ 1 ] May 5, 2015 |

  This Mexican Lasagna is made with layer upon layer of spectacular  flavors.  A fabulous casserole  easy to make and freezes very well.   My family and my clients love this amazing lasagna. Adapted from Cooking light 5.0 from 1 reviews Mexican Black Bean Lasagna   Print Author: Citronlimette Ingredients 2 jalapeño peppers 2 cups […]

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Cheesy Stuffed Acorn Squash

Cheesy Stuffed Acorn Squash

[ 1 ] October 17, 2014 |

A fall savory dish,  this Cheesy Stuffed Acorn Squash is a nutritious vegetarian meal.  Cumin, coriander, and chili powder season a filling of quinoa, black beans, corn and Monterey Jack Cheese. A seasonal dish with a southwestern twist. Winter squash are in general  sweeter than summer squash. Their skin is hard  inedible. Preservation: Winter squash prefer […]

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Mexican Black Bean Chili

Mexican Black Bean Chili

[ 1 ] March 20, 2014 |

 Nothing beats a nice warm bowl of chili, and this Mexican black bean chili is bursting with flavor.  It’s great for potlucks or a cozy evening in, and it’s sure to please family and friends. Sadly, I’ve never been to Mexico. One year we went to Texas, not far from the border, and I wish […]

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Cheesy Quinoa Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Cheesy Quinoa Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

[ 3 ] January 20, 2014 |

  I think I love this recipe for Cheesy Quinoa Stuffed Sweet Potatoes because it includes all of my favorite foods in one serving. These stuffed sweet potatoes make an easy meal for a quick weeknight dinner.   This particular recipe has a Mexican flair, with the black beans, cumin, and cilantro. But you could […]

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Mexican Quinoa Casserole

Mexican Quinoa Casserole

[ 19 ] October 3, 2013 |

I love quinoa. Can you tell? This Mexican quinoa casserole is hard to beat. Quinoa is arguably the best plant-based source of protein. It includes all nine essential amino acids in adequate quantities. So when you whip up this Mexican quinoa casserole, there’s no missing the meat over here.  I was thrilled with the results […]

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Two Bean Soup with Spinach

Two Bean Soup with Spinach

[ 0 ] December 29, 2012 |

This hearty vegetarian soup warms up chilly nights. Use any type of canned beans you happen to have on hand or if you have more time to spend in the kitchen, you can start from scratch and cook some dried beans. I always keep a variety of canned beans in my pantry. They are often […]

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Turkey Tortilla Soup

Turkey Tortilla Soup

[ 2 ] November 23, 2012 |

  Full of mexican flavors, this hearty Turkey Tortilla  soup is a medley of unexpected textures that’s sure will satisfy! This is a great soup to use leftover chicken or turkey. Corn tortillas are the best choice for this soup. They have a robust flavor.   This soup is very flavorful but not too spicy. […]

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THREE BEAN CHILI

THREE BEAN CHILI

[ 3 ] November 10, 2012 |

Even your meat-loving family or friend will devour this hearty meatless chili. Some chilis need to simmer for a long time to help the flavors develop, but this recipe is easy and quick. I usually  prefer to to use as many fresh ingredients in my cooking as possible, I always have a variety of canned […]

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CARIBBEAN BLACK BEANS AND RICE

CARIBBEAN BLACK BEANS AND RICE

[ 0 ] November 18, 2011 |

Black bean and rice is a delicious recipe with a Caribbean influence.  It is a classic combination. Full of protein and fiber, you can serve the Black Beans and rice as a main dish or a side dish.   CARIBBEAN BLACK BEANS AND RICE   Print Author: Citron Limette Ingredients 1 cup brown rice 2¼ […]

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BLACK BEAN LASAGNA

BLACK BEAN LASAGNA

[ 8 ] October 24, 2011 |

  You won’t miss the meat in this family favorite dish.  With Black Beans instead of beef in the lasagna, you will please your crowd. A flavorful mixture of sauteed vegetables, black beans, salsa and cheeses, layered with lasagna noodles. The black bean also add a great source of fiber to your menu. Black Bean […]

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