America’s Food-Mexican — jovina cooks

Mexican Americans have lived in the United States for most of the country’s history. Ethnically, Mexican Americans are a diverse population, but the majority are Mestizo, which in colonial times meant to be a person of half European and half Native American ancestry. Nonetheless, the meaning of the word has changed through time and […] via … Continue reading America’s Food-Mexican — jovina cooks

Breakfast Becomes Dinner — jovina cooks

Leftovers in my house always get reinvented into new dishes. In these recipes, they also change from breakfast meals to dinner meals. Corned Beef Hash Serve with Roasted Asparagus, recipe below. 3-4 Servings Ingredients 2 cups leftover corned beef, cubed (recipe on how to make the corned beef) 1 cup diced onion 1 garlic clove, […] … Continue reading Breakfast Becomes Dinner — jovina cooks

Chinese Takeout At Home — jovina cooks

Pepper Steak Servings 6 Ingredients Prepare the marinade 1 day ahead. Marinade 1-1/2 pounds flank steak, skirt steak or sirloin steak, cut into 1/4-inch thick strips 2 tablespoons soy sauce 2 tablespoons Shaoxing wine or dry sherry Sauce 2 tablespoons cornstarch or arrowroot 3 tablespoons soy sauce 2 tablespoons Shaoxing wine or dry sherry 1/2 […] … Continue reading Chinese Takeout At Home — jovina cooks

Cuban Steak Dinner — jovina cooks

Cuban cuisine is a blend of Native American Taino food, Spanish, African, and Caribbean cuisines. Some Cuban recipes share spices and techniques with Spanish and African cooking, with some Caribbean influence in spice and flavor. This results in a blend of the several different cultural influences, with strong similarities to the cuisine of the […] via … Continue reading Cuban Steak Dinner — jovina cooks

Italian Recipes To Cook In The Month Of January

It is cold this week in the South- really cold. Here are a few of my warming recipes for the week. Spicy Olive Tapenade This recipe is a delicious side to a bowl of soup. Ingredients 2 garlic cloves 2 teaspoons orange zest ¼ teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes 2 cups kalamata olives, pitted 1 […] … Continue reading Italian Recipes To Cook In The Month Of January