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Fideo

Fideo

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"This fideo recipe was given to me by my mother in-law. Fideo pasta is toasted, then simmered in a tomato sauce seasoned with cumin and chili powder. It goes great with any meat dish including carne asada. I use this recipe in place of rice as my side dish." — by TINYANT1 
Fennel in Wine and Honey

Fennel in Wine and Honey

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"A great side dish for fennel lovers, originally from a friend in Israel. I have used water instead of broth, with some added salt and seasoning. I have also replaced the mustard seed with regular mustard." — by shari p. 
Skewered Grilled Potatoes

Skewered Grilled Potatoes

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"New potatoes coated in a rosemary and garlic marinade then skewered and grilled." — by kimberlyj 
Bulgur Wheat with Dried Cranberries

Bulgur Wheat with Dried Cranberries

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"Very basic yet tasty side that goes well with grilled or roasted chicken. Any type of dried fruit can be used in place of the dried cranberries." — by GRAYJETMAN 
Habichuelas Guisadas

Habichuelas Guisadas

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"A perfect side dish for Carne Guisada. These are the Puerto Rican version of beans." — by FIVEBRIGS 
Easy Arroz con Gandules

Easy Arroz con Gandules

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"Cilantro and other ingredients are whirred in the blender to create a seasoning base called soffrito used in this Latin rice and pigeon pea - gandulas - dish. Tomato sauce and soffrito impart a lovely flavor to the rice that is then cooked with the peas." — by Valerie 
Curry Pineapple Fried Rice

Curry Pineapple Fried Rice

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"Thailand is the inspiration for this quick, stir-fried dish of rice, curry, chicken meat, and pineapple. " — by stannius 
Chip Truck Fries

Chip Truck Fries

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"These fries are similar to those you can buy on the street sides out of trailer trucks except these are baked instead of deep fried." — by Crystal 
Bacon Baked Beans

Bacon Baked Beans

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"I doctor up canned baked beans with apple and brown sugar to make them sticky and sweet. This is the easiest recipe to make." — by Dana 
White Beans and Peppers

White Beans and Peppers

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"Any sweet pepper will work in this side dish, but I love the delicate spiciness of the long, pointy gypsy pepper. I use organic beans, and serve alongside a veggie burger." — by MOTTSBELA 
BBQ Corn

BBQ Corn

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"If you don't have a smoker already, you might consider the purchase for this recipe, because this tasty corn is that good. And then all you'll need is un-husked corn, ice and a quart of beer." — by Doug Kacsir 
Black Beans

Black Beans

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"Black beans cooked with onion, green pepper and garlic, seasoned with bay leaves, salt, cumin, and oregano. White wine and vinegar give these beans a nice little bite." — by Ivis 
Beets on the Grill

Beets on the Grill

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"I couldn't decide what to do with all the beets, so I tossed them onto the grill." — by MOTTSBELA 
Kale and Adzuki Beans

Kale and Adzuki Beans

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"A great side dish, seasoned kale and adzuki beans also work well as a vegetarian main dish when served over rice." — by skymonkey 
Burgundy Mushrooms

Burgundy Mushrooms

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"Mushrooms simmered with Burgundy wine, onions, and beef broth make for a tasty side dish with almost no preparation at all." — by Bev Huelsman 
Indian Chickpeas

Indian Chickpeas

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"Garbanzo beans, onions, and spices are simmered together in this typical Northern Indian recipe that is easy to make, and delicious. You will need to go to an Indian grocery to buy the masalas." — by Mondeep 
Mom's Baked Beans I

Mom's Baked Beans I

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"Liquid smoke flavoring and barbecue sauce give these beans a unique flavor. Delicious hot or cold!" — by MUSSER99 
Easy Roasted Peppers

Easy Roasted Peppers

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""This is a really basic way to roast peppers for use in any recipe. Choose any color peppers you like, or use a variety of colors for a beautiful presentation. After they are roasted you can add an oil and balsamic dressing, or fry in olive oil and garlic to serve with crusty bread."" — by FISHLOVE 
Poor Man's Caviar

Poor Man's Caviar

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"A mix of black beans, black-eyed peas, and garbanzo beans, corn, onion, garlic, parsley, and basil tossed with a red wine and olive oil vinaigrette dressing makes a fabulous dip or side dish. Kidney beans and navy beans can also be used." — by ANNELISA1211 
Wilted Spinach with Cherries and Goat Cheese

Wilted Spinach with Cherries and Goat Cheese

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"A quick turn in a skillet with mushrooms, onion, and dried cherries cooks spinach, but preserves its great fresh flavor. Top with goat cheese, and serve as a side dish or over pasta." — by GUZA 
 
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