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The perfect loaf of banana bread- tender, moist, studded with walnuts and bursting with banana flavor.
Southern Skillet Cornbread made with bacon grease and cooked in cast iron for the perfect crunch!
Black Eyed Peas with salt pork and jalapenos for good luck in 2011!
Ojarascas are my favorite crumbly cookie- made with pork lard and dusted with cinnamon-sugar while they're still hot from the oven.
Gooey cheese, roasted peppers, and chorizo make this easy appetizer unforgettable.
Mexican chocolate paletas spiced with cinnamon and ancho chili powder.
Classic pecan pie with a smooth filling and crackly top. And look Ma, no corn syrup!
Homemade cranberry sauce with tender pears, made with apple cider and cinnamon. Perfect for your holiday feast.
Quick and easy Chicken Flautas, the perfect party appetizer or simple dinner!
These Spiced Tortilla Chips are a nice change from the everyday chip, they're wildly addictive too!
Quick and easy Salsa Verde with a kick!
My Chicken Tortilla Soup with squash, potatoes, and creamy avocado can cure any cold!
Jamaica (Hibiscus Flower Tea) is great served hot or cold!
Chili with BEANS! It may not be authentic but it sure is tasty.
A little unusual but just as good as the original, Frito Brittle is my new favorite!
Barbecue beans with smoked brisket and Shiner beer.
Elotes slathered with mayo and dusted with cheese, perfect for an end of summer barbecue.
Classic red tomato salsa, spicy and full of fresh flavor.
Blueberries ready to turn into fruit butter!
Creamy tomatillo-avocado dip made with roasted peppers for a bit of a kick!
Cactus Salsa inspired by a recent trip to New Mexico.
Delicious marinated tomatoes, a great no cook recipe for summer!
Prickly Pear Tequila Granita in honor of National Tequila Day!
Bigger in Texas (pillow) Cookies - chocolate chunk cookies stuffed with a brownie and caramel center.
Lightly sweet and so refreshing, prickly pear agua fresca.
Delicious & simple blackberry cobbler with a tender biscuit topping.
Super simple watermelon coolers for a hot summer day.