Category: Recipes

Saffron potatoes can lighten up any Thanksgiving spread. (Photo by Ceci Martinez)

Cooking with Ceci: New twist on potatoes

Oh, humble and heavenly mashed potatoes, a staple on every house around the holidays. It is an easy dish that everybody loves. There are many variations to this classic dish but let me share...

Tapenade can be made with walnuts, peppers and raisins to make this a perfect pairing for holiday gatherings. (Photo by Ceci Martinez)

Cooking with Ceci: A perfect Thanksgiving appetizer

By Ceci Martinez Thanksgiving is a great opportunity to prepare dishes that you normally wouldn’t prepare. Surprise your guests with this fantastico appetizer, a Peruvian tapenade. Tapenade is a French-born spread that consists of...

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Tailgating: Cold weather menu items

By Bob Bley and Joe Drozda Have you looked outside lately?  It looks and feels like the season is changing fast towards cold weather. People that are huddled together against cold winds don’t want...

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Cooking with Ceci: Chinese tastes from Peru

This is one of my family’s favorite recipes, “Arroz Chaufa” (Chinese Rice), is a Peruvian fried rice dish. This dish is highly influenced by Chinese cuisine due to the influx of Chinese immigrants to...