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Mexican Dinner, Family Style

It is possible to make a quick and easy dinner for the family that everyone loves. Make it your own; set up all the parts separately and then explore variations on a theme. The kids can eat black bean and brown rice tacos with guacamole and pico de gallo without hot chili. The grownups can have grilled shrimp, hot sauce…

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Baja Style Shrimp Tacos

Baja Style Shrimp Tacos

A southern California classic, grilled shrimp tacos couldn’t be quicker to prepare—and they happen to be very healthy at that.

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Pico de Gallo

Pico de Gallo

Simple to prepare and about a thousand times fresher and more vibrant than any jar of salsa, pico de gallo is worth making from scratch.

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Black Beans

Black Beans

By adding a few aromatics to a can of black beans, you get that Mexican restaurant flavor without hours of soaking and cooking.

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Guacamole

Guacamole

A lesson in simplicity—the best guacamole is a showcase for ripe avocadoes. A little salt, lime and cilantro go a long way.

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