Tagged with corn

Tex-Mex Chicken Crock Pot

Tex-Mex Chicken Crock Pot

Have five minutes in the morning? Dump this in the crock pot before work or running your errands and come back to a big pot of tasty chicken that can be incorporated into your meals in many ways in the coming week. When I made this initially, I was a little disappointed. Then I realized all it … Continue reading

Colombian Chicken Soup (Ajiaco)

Colombian Chicken Soup (Ajiaco)

When it’s cold out, few things are as comforting as a steamy bowl of hearty, brothy soup. Your house is filled with tantalizing aromas while it cooks, your belly is warmed while you eat, and you generally have delicious leftovers for a few days. When we were in Colombia, we had the pleasure of sampling ajiaco. … Continue reading

Hot Dogs & Burgers

Hot Dogs & Burgers

And corn, oh my. Keeping things simple generally means sticking with straightforward flavor combinations that I know work well. It also means a LOT of grilling. Not only does the grill yield delicious results, it’s so easy to clean up! I set my grill to heating and got my corn ready. After shucking it, I … Continue reading

Black Bean & Corn Salsa

Black Bean & Corn Salsa

Craving some spicy tex-mex and margaritas, I threw myself a belated birthday/preemptive Cinco de Mayo celebration. There were cocktails. Easy peasy make ahead strawberry basil margaritas, to be precise. (Want to spice it up? Add a slice of jalapeno to your poured margarita and enjoy the slight tingle as you sip.) There was barbacoa and chicken … Continue reading