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Beef Chorizo Stuffing

Maybe you don't think Mexican spices when you think holiday recipes, but I'm here to change that. A little bit of Mexican taste is going to transform your usual stuffing recipe into something bursting...
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Bite-Sized Pumpkin Puffs

These bite-sized Pumpkin Puffs are infused with Mexican flavor from tangy cotija cheese and rich Crema Mexicana. Plus, they’re easy to make in just 15 minutes! It’s that time of year again – when the...
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Kids in the Cocina

Although I am a chef, my son is just a normal kid when it comes to wanting to cook in the kitchen – meaning it takes some convincing to get him in the kitchen with me! I remember helping my Mom and Ab...
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Cotija Pumpkin Quesadillas

If you’re ever to run into me at a Mexican restaurant, you will find me eating quesadillas. Some may say I’m missing out on fajitas, enchiladas, and more but I beg to differ. And on weeknights at home...
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Chorizo Pumpkin Taquitos with Sage Crema

When autumn arrives, the masses crave everything pumpkin, from pumpkin-spiced coffee drinks, to pies, cakes, muffins, and scones. While all of the sweet pumpkin goodness is amazing in its own right, I...
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Turkey & Stuffing Empanadas with Crema Gravy

For as long as I can remember October through December has been my favorite time of the year. I look forward to this time the most. It may be the changing of seasons, the beautiful leaves falling from...
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Chorizo Potatoes Au Gratin

I can’t wait to dig into some of the delicious Thanksgiving comfort foods this year. All I can think about is moist turkey breast, sweet pumpkin pie and ultra-cheesy potatoes. I mean who doesn’t love...
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Turkey Cranberry Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Besides creating all the great memories, one of the best things about Thanksgiving is the food. And even better than the food? Definitely the leftovers! My family loves sandwiches made with the leftov...
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Ancho-Turkey Soup

Big birds often lead to loads of leftovers during the holidays. And while we can easily use up those turkey leftovers in gooey quesadillas, bulging burritos or a simple sandwich, sometimes a pantry ra...
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Spice Up Your Thanksgiving Sides

Keep the Turkey, but try new twists on your Thanksgiving Sides this season.
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Leftover Turkey Chilaquiles with Red Sauce

At home we love turkey for Thanksgiving. It is our yearly tradition and one of the main dishes in our celebratory table. And since we love to get together, following day after Thanksgiving I host a br...
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Queso Fundido with Chorizo in a Pumpkin

This holiday season when pumpkins are everywhere and the weather is chilly, give these Queso Fundido with Chorizo Pumpkins a try. These adorable mini pumpkins will be the hit of your next fall gatheri...
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Cranberry Jalapeno Queso Fundido Dip

The word on my lips this month is THANKSGIVING. It’s simply my favorite American holiday! It already has me daydreaming of pies, turkey, and everything else that comes with it. We're starting this hol...
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Chipotle Honey Brussels Sprouts With Cheesy Cornbread Croutons

It’s that time of year again. It’s the season of colder weather and delicious comfort foods for holidays. This delicious recipe celebrates Thanksgiving’s harvest and highlights a Mexican staple, corn,...
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Sweet Potatoes with Pork Chorizo & Queso Blanco

Every year I enjoy the Thanksgiving season more and more, loving the flavors and colors of this time of the year. With my family we always try to get together with our friends, and many times we make...
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Cubano Mac and Cheese

When you have a big, fat Cuban family, you are aware that it takes a lot to not just feed, but satisfy them. With Easter on the way, I'm already planning a super satisfying brunch menu. Then again, wh...
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Cheese and Corn Flan

Being a Latino living in the US, I have the great advantage of incorporating different flavors to a traditional Holiday dinner. Hanukkah recipes in my home always have an interesting twist. This corn...
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Two Cheese Ripe Plantain Casserole

Ask any Latino and they will likely tell you that most Latin celebrations begin and end with the food. Cooking represents so much more than just food for me. It means tradition, love and memories. It’...
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Aarón Sánchez's Thanksgiving Dinner Tips

Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays, and not just because of the focus on food! I love the vibe of the whole day - family getting together, cooking amazing dishes and getting a chance to refle...
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Twice Baked Guajillo Sweet Potatoes

I’m in the midst of planning my holiday meals and I am loving every minute of it! I’m the planner in the family. Don’t get me wrong, my siblings enjoy celebrating the holidays, but this sister enjoys...
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Loaded Mashed Potatoes

Thanksgiving will be arriving soon, and along with it the warm company of family and friends-- as well as a feast to prepare and enjoy. Because of the many dishes that one has to prepare, it is always...
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Cacique® Chorizo Rice

Born and raised in the United States, I’ve celebrated Thanksgiving my entire life. Growing up, I became accustomed to the traditional meal of roasted turkey, cranberry sauce and mashed potatoes buried...
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Spinach and Sweet Potato Bake

Fall has arrived around here, with its colors and the weather clearly indicating that we are getting closer to the end of the year already. However, it's precisely around this time of year that I real...
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Turkey Pumpkin Enchiladas

In my house, the aftermath of Thanksgiving dinner leaves us with an abundance of turkey. I always love re-purposing it into different cuisines so my family doesn't get bored or tired with it, because...
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Easy Cheesy Creamed Corn

People think Thanksgiving is all about the turkey. Frankly, it’s all about what SURROUNDS it. Side dishes, rolls, drinks and of course, dessert. This easy creamed corn is amazing! It has tons of flavo...
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