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Seviche-Style Shrimp and Avocado Tacos

BY: LORRIE CORVIN

shrimp-tacos-ck-1072134-xLook for cooked, peeled shrimp at the seafood counter; or quickly thaw frozen cooked, peeled shrimp in a colander under cold running water. Marinate shrimp in a nonreactive bowl, such as one that is glass or ceramic; an aluminum or copper bowl will react with the citrus juice to give the shrimp a metallic taste. Here is the Recipe:

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For Valentine’s Day, spice up your evening with some aphrodisiac foods

BY: JUSTIN ROCKET SILVERMAN

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Aphrodisiac foods include Pomegranate Black Walnut Molasses Yogurt from Juni; it’s perfect for Valentine’s Day.

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When booking your Valentine’s Day dinner, why not choose a spot with dishes as stimulating as they are tasty. Continue reading For Valentine’s Day, spice up your evening with some aphrodisiac foods

Ginger Chicken Jook (Chinese Rice Porridge)

BY: CHRISTINE’S KITCHEN CHRONICLES

Jook, congee, or rice porridge.  No matter what you call this authentic Asian soup, it is downright delicious and comforting.  Many people compare it to the Chicken Noodle Soup of the Asian world.

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When I was healing from my miscarriage, my Mom made me a big pot of jook.  When the Thanksgiving turkey carcass or Christmas ham bone are picked through, we make jook.  In fact, Turkey jook is the most coveted of all because the turkey bones provide an extra sweet base flavor and it’s a rarity enjoyed just once a year. Continue reading Ginger Chicken Jook (Chinese Rice Porridge)