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Shortcut Refried Beans

Shortcut Refried Beans

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"Forget to soak your beans, but will want to have burritos? Simply grind them in your wheat grinder and boil some water. In about 15 minutes it's time to eat." — by ACHOCOCAT 
Garlic Spaghetti II

Garlic Spaghetti II

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"This is a light and garlicky spaghetti sauce. This is delicious and easy to prepare! A variation on the original garlic spaghetti. I like to serve it with a glass of red wine. My husband's favorite! Serve with a heated sourdough baguette and dip in 6 tablespoons olive oil and 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar if desired." — by Amanda Skellenger 
Spicy Brussels Sprouts

Spicy Brussels Sprouts

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"Brussels sprouts are steamed with cayenne pepper, red pepper flakes, and sliced garlic in this spicy recipe." — by robin8100 
Veggie Quinoa

Veggie Quinoa

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"Here's a quinoa dish that even non-vegetarians will love. Quinoa is cooked in vegetable broth and mixed with sauteed garlic, tofu, broccoli, mushrooms, and spinach." — by plaidpenguin 
Spanish Green Beans and Tomatoes

Spanish Green Beans and Tomatoes

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"A simple, tasty traditional Spanish side dish of fresh green beans with tomatoes and lightly seasoned with chives, lemon, and bay." — by jed 
Kasha and Bowties (Kasha Varnishkas)

Kasha and Bowties (Kasha Varnishkas)

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"Kasha (toasted buckwheat groats) is mixed with onions and egg noodles to make this very simple and traditional Western European side dish." — by Lobbylady 
Stuffed Baked Sweet Potatoes with Pecans

Stuffed Baked Sweet Potatoes with Pecans

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"This recipe makes 6 little mini sweet potato casseroles without all the mess!" — by michellej 
Black-Eyed Peas Spicy Style

Black-Eyed Peas Spicy Style

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"A spicy twist on black-eyed peas." — by Angela 
Lemony Green Beans with Walnuts and Thyme

Lemony Green Beans with Walnuts and Thyme

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"These tangy fresh green beans with nuts and fresh herbs are great with grilled fish!" — by JasBradley 
Honey Orange Green Beans

Honey Orange Green Beans

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"Green beans are seasoned with honey, orange zest, garlic, soy sauce, and balsamic vinegar in this side dish recipe." — by jennzy910 
Homemade Stewed Tomatoes

Homemade Stewed Tomatoes

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"Tomatoes and salt, simmered to stewed perfection." — by KITTYANN 
Pasta with Sweet Peas

Pasta with Sweet Peas

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"To make a quick and easy meal, cook farfalle pasta in water flavored with chicken bouillon, then toss the hot pasta with a bit of butter and some sweet green peas. Add a few red pepper flakes if you wish, and garnish with parsley to serve." — by Novi 
Frijoles III

Frijoles III

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"Easy and inexpensive, this recipe require a few basic ingredients and a few hours of your time to make delicious, traditional Mexican beans." — by ASTERLING 
Okra and Tomatoes II

Okra and Tomatoes II

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"Okra is simmered with tomatoes and chilies to perfection. Soaking in vinegar removes the slimy stuff. You won't believe it is okra when the aroma fills your house! Just good 'old-time home cooking. '" — by CYNDILYNN32 
Marianna's Marinated Pasta

Marianna's Marinated Pasta

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"This authentic pasta recipe is very yummy, very healthy and on top of it very easy to make! Enjoy the rich Italian flavor of garlic, basil and more." — by Marianna 
Lemon Tabouli

Lemon Tabouli

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"This fresh-tasting salad combines bulgur with the bright flavors of lemon juice and zest, mint, and parsley. A large bag of lemons, and the mint right outside the kitchen door inspired me to create this dish." — by Nina 
John's Raspberry Asparagus

John's Raspberry Asparagus

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"Steamed asparagus with a lowfat raspberry sauce for a quick and easy side dish. Compliments almost any beef, chicken or seafood meal." — by SPEEDSTER356 
Tomato and Zucchini Melange

Tomato and Zucchini Melange

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"A nice side dish with practically no fat or calories that will go with any meal except a tomato-based one. If you like, you can add diced bell peppers to this dish too. Serve hot in a small dish." — by Jerry the Kid 
Avocado Side Dish

Avocado Side Dish

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"This dish combines the complementary colors and flavors of avocado, lime, green onion, tomato, garlic and cilantro with chili. The whole lot is dressed over a bed of pasta to complete the meal." — by sal 
Gingered Acorn Squash

Gingered Acorn Squash

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"Acorn squash is flavored with a mixture of orange juice, ginger and nutmeg, and then baked until tender. An elegant dish that is almost too easy to make." — by JGWINANS 
 
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