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Chocolate Molten Lava Cake

1 1/2 sticks unsalted butter 6 oz chocolate (high quality, not chocolate chips) 3 eggs 1 cup granulated sugar 1/4 cup corn starch (sifted) 1

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Spanish Rice

Spanish Rice is a staple in our house. This is an easy recipe, and you’ll love it!

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Tacos Buenos

These tacos are not only tasty, they stretch the meat, thereby helping your budget. Whether our budget needs stretching or not, we make our tacos like this because they are just too good not to.

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Pico de Gallo
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Pico de Gallo

What makes pico de gallo different from, say, salsa borracha? It comes down to the fresh tomatoes verses the blanched tomatoes. Salsa is a cooked sauce; pico de gallo is all fresh ingredients. Try this muy bueno recipe for pico de gallo when tomatoes are in season, cilantro is fragrant, and you’re craving fresh Mex.

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Frijoles de Olla
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Frijoles de Olla

This is a basic frijole (bean) recipe. Have it one night, then refry them for later in the week. They are a staple in our house.

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Bowl of guacamole
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Holy Guacamole!

Holy Guacamole! This is a traditional recipe for guacamole…and is irresistible. Come with your appetite!

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margaritas and Salsa Borracha
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Salsa Borracha and Margaritas

No Mexican meal is complete without Margaritas and Salsa. Lola has a special recipe for both. Salsa Borracha (drunken salsa) is a family favorite, and the margaritas, well, you just have to try them!

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