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Cinco de Mayo Dinner News – France vs. Mexico

Stewed Beef, Mexican Rice, and a Bolio

Celebrate Mexico's triumph with dishes the French left behind.

The Menu

Today marks the victory of Mexico over the French but is often celebrated with Tex~Mex classics.  Change it up this year and bring the wonderful baked goods, cream sauces, and squash blossoms to your dinner table or margarita party.


Crepas de Flor de Calabaza – Crepes filled with squash blossoms and covered in a poblano cream sauce.

Memelas with Queso Fresco and Charred Tomato Sauce – Small hand-made tortilla disks with seasoned tomatoes and cheese.

Tinga – Fried chicken tortilla rolls.


Guisado de chambarete –  Stewed beef in potato, corn and chayote.

Pollo Poblano – Chicken in a poblano cream sauce.

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National Egg Salad Week – Entrée Entries

National Egg Salad Week – Entrée Entries

Welcome to a week-long celebration of all things egg… peel back the shells and enjoy some new ways to have an egg-cellent meal.

Monday – Dessert First – Cadbury Deviled Eggs
Tuesday – Devilish Dishes – Inside Out Deviled Eggs
Wednesday – Entrée Entries – Scotch Eggs
Thursday – Global Ovals – Bauernsalat
Friday – Tour d’ America – Pittsburgh Maurice Salad

Scotch Eggs

Dress up your Easter Eggs with a spicy wrapper.

Italian Asparagus and Egg Salad Recipe – Chicken and asparagus with tomatoes and eggs.

Scotch Eggs  – There are also baked alternatives (History of the Scotch Egg) to this simple grab and go dish that I was able to put together in less than 15 minutes.

Peruvian Triple Sandwich – Club sandwich with tomato and avocado sometimes made with Raisins and Pecans

Tuscan Summer Bread Salad Recipe – Panzanella

Kickin’ Texas Salad – Fritos, beans, and Catalina dressing make of a great pot luck use of hard-boiled eggs.

Freshly Baked Hard-Boiled Egg Pie – Potato and cheese pie with a couple of fresh and hard-boiled eggs to make a custard-y pie

Ham ‘n’ Egg Cream Puffs – Savory puff filled with a leftover ham and egg cream sauce.

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Posted by on 27 April 2011 in Holidays Away from Home


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