Liquid Smoke Black Beans

Black Beans can be so hit or miss if you don’t know how to season them properly. After my recent trip back to the US, I picked up some liquid smoke and it made such¬†a difference, I’ve been making them like this ever since. I don’t know what I’ll do when I run out! I…

Rice with Guandules

Say what you want but I judge a place on how good their rice is. If they can’t get that right, who know what other kitchen snafus they’ll have. It applies to so many cuisines and is a staple in many homes, including mine! This was probably one of the first things I learned how…

Lentil Chili

Lentils are great. I love lentils. I also love chili. This was my first time¬†bringing these two together and the results were amazing. Not to mention PACKED with vegetables. We ate it for days! The best thing is you can also freeze it for later! Lentil Chili Recipe 1 cup lentils (soaked overnight) 1/2 cup…