Rice stir fried with Salsa

Salsa Rice

Have you ever found yourself making dinner and needed to come up with a quick side or two?  That’s exactly the situation I found myself in the other evening.  I had tamales that I was going to reheat, but I needed some sides.  The obvious solution was Spanish rice or beans as well as a salad or vegetables.  The problem was that I didn`t have […]

fried rice

Fried Rice, A Leftover Recipe

For many Americans, it may be shocking to discover that the fried rice we spend good money on is, historically, a way to utilize leftover rice.   The real irony is that the “house special fried rice”, the most expensive version of fried rice,  on so many restaurants menus is actually similar to what I make for my family when I clean out the refrigerator.  My […]