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Black Rice Salad 🥗

2 oranges 1/4 cup (or more) fresh lime juice 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 2 cups black rice Kosher salt 2 mangoes cut into 1/2-inch dice 1 cup fresh cilantro leaves 1 cup finely chopped red onion (about 1/2 large onion) 1/2 cup unsalted, dry-roasted peanuts 6 scallions, thinly sliced 2 jalapeños, seeded, minced Remove peel and white

Pepper Steak 🥩

2 lb minute steak or pepper steak 1/2 c soy sauce 1/4 c sugar 2 tbs oil 1/2 tsp peeled and minced fresh ginger 2 cloves garlic, chopped 2 onions sliced 2 green bell peppers Place steak in a gallon sized zip-loc bag. Combine soy sauce and sugar; pour over meat. Let stand

Esti’s Lasagna 👵

6 small cans tomato sauce 2 teaspoon garlic powder 2 teaspoon oregano 2 tablespoons sugar ½ teaspoon black pepper 1 large onion 1 can sliced mushrooms 1 10 ounce package noodles Combine the ingredients for the sauce in a saucepan and simmer for an hour. Sautee onion with mushroom. Cook, drain, and butter

Potato Leak Soup🍲

2 tablespoons margarine 1 tablespoon olive oil 2 large leeks (white and pale green parts only), thinly sliced (about 2 cups) 1 large onion, chopped 2 medium-size Yukon Gold potatoes (about 12 ounces), peeled, cut into 1-inch cubes 2 medium celery roots (celeriac; about 1 1/2 pounds total), peeled, cut into 1/2-inch cubes 2 large fresh

Peanut Butter Cookies 🍪

3/4 cup sugar 3/4 cup light brown sugar 6 ounces (1 1/2 sticks) unsalted butter, softened 3/4 cup peanut butter 2 eggs 1 3/4 cups flour 2 teaspoons baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup chocolate chips Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. In a mixer with a paddle attachment, combine the sugars, butter

Charcuterie Stuffed Figs🍇

For the Figs: 15 fresh figs 2 cups chopped deli meat (see note) 1 tbsp mustard seeds 2 tbsp dark brown sugar 2 tbsp balsamic vinegar 1 tbsp dijon mustard, plus more for garnish 1 tsp honey pickled jalapenos, for garnish For Pickled Jalapenos: 4 jalapenos, thinly sliced 1/2 cup apple cider vinegar 1/2 cup water 1/4 cup

Bloody Mary London Broil 🥩

2 lbs. London Broil 1 c tomato juice 1 tbsp lemon juice 1 tbsp lime juice 1 tbsp prepared white horseradish sauce. 1 tbsp Worcestershire sauce 2 cloves fresh garlic 2 dashes hot sauce 1/2 tsp celery salt 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 tsp pepper Combine all ingredients in a zip-loc bag. Place London Broil inside and marinate

Sweet and Sour Chicken 🍗

Coating: 1 c flour 1/2 tsp salt garlic paprika 1/2 c water 3 t oil 2 eggs Sauce: 1 tbsp lemon juice 1/4 c ketchup 1/4 c vinegar 1/3 c water 2/3 c sugar 1/4 c brown sugar 1 1/2 tbsp cornstarch 2 tbsp water Combine ingredients for batter. Coat chicken and pan fry until golden brown. Combine lemon juice, ketchup, vinegar,

Poultry Marinade 🐔

1 whole chicken cut into 8 or 10 pieces, OR  12 thighs, OR, 1 spatchcocked chicken OR 12 chicken cutlets 1/2 small yellow onion 12 cloves of garlic zest & juice of 1 lemon 2 tbsp red wine vinegar 1 tsp salt 1/2 tsp black pepper 1 jalapeño 1/4 cup packed herbs 2 tbsp olive oil Marinade

Sweet And Spicy Sriracha Salmon

1/4 c soy sauce 2 tbsp honey 1 tbsp rice vinegar 1 tbsp sriracha 1 tbsp fresh grated ginger 1 tbsp minced garlic 1 lb salmon fillet, cut into 4 oz pieces 1 1/2 teaspoons sesame oil In a 1-gallon zip-top plastic bag, combine the soy sauce, honey, vinegar, Sriracha, ginger, and garlic.