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Posted by on Jul 18, 2013 in International, NonVeg | 0 comments

Pollo en Salsa de Almendras(Chicken in Almond sauce)

Pollo en Salsa de Almendras(Chicken in Almond sauce)

Growing up, I remember my dad telling us to eat couple of nuts, mainly almonds, every day, for it is good for you. Though I wasn’t fond of nuts, i did like cashew and almonds. My family is same way. They do not like to munch on nuts.So I am always looking for a way to include nuts in what I cook, without anyone knowing about it.   When I came across the recipe of chicken cooked in almond sauce with Mexican twist, I had to try. Afterall how would you keep the same chicken interesting,day after day ?My husband will tell you, I don’t repeat the dish often. Reason is not that I don’t want to, it is simply because I don’t remember what I added last time precisely. I don’t measure up anything and I play with spices a lot. I try to add the elements of different cuisine, as I am in mood for. So it ends up being different. Sometime it is not a good...

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Posted by on May 20, 2013 in Dessert | 4 comments

Lemon Squares

Lemon Squares

What is your go to dessert recipe? This is the question i asked myself,when i signed up to bring dessert last week. Lemon squares are my go to dessert recipe during summer.Not only this is our family  favorite,these squares are very easy to put together and full proof.It does not have flour(listed as ingredient),another big plus for me.Why do i say that?baked goods with whole wheat flour,i have found unpredictable at times and i like to avoid that when i have no plan B. This recipe is based on Martha Stewart’s lime squares with very minor tweak. I used almonds instead of pistachios. I used 1/4 cup lemon juice instead of 1/2 cup of lime juice as the recipe calls for.I like the hint of lemon but not too much. To make it gluten free, eliminate the graham crackers and use nuts and almonds,ground for crust. One piece of advice,make it night before, not 2 hours before you have to leave.You will save yourself last minute jitters.Just saying. Variation  On my son’s birthday,he...

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