Category Archives: cilantro

Jalapeño Bisque

My sweet husband loves jalapeño bisque! He’s been waiting for  me to post this recipe for quite some time and I promised him it would on The Kitchen Twist in the month of May. If you like a little spice, … Continue reading

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Black Bean and Sweet Potato Enchiladas

WeBu had a specific request for enchiladas with black beans, sweet potatoes and carrots. Although the black beans and sweet potatoes play a bigger role in these enchiladas than the carrots, they certainly add depth to the flavor. WeBu I … Continue reading

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Authentic Guacamole

I promised my friend, Autumn, that I would post my guacamole recipe. She told me that she doesn’t generally like guacamole but the blend of flavors in this version kept her coming back for more. THE TWIST Creamy and rich, … Continue reading

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Cumin-Crusted Tofu Tacos with Avocado Salsa and Chipotle Cream

This is an easy go-to dinner for any night of the week!  I regularly use coconut oil to sauté because unlike most oils it does not turn to a trans fat when heated to high temperatures and it provides short and … Continue reading

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Sopa Casa

This recipe is the perfect addition to a meal when you want a little warmth and spice in your bowl.  Thank you Jennifer for the request! THE TWIST The onions in this soup may help to decrease blood lipid levels, … Continue reading

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Hummus

Saturday evening I met Jamie, an engaging and delightful woman. We talked about our lives and our families. We touched on gratitude and faith and eventually we talked about food. Jamie seemed sincerely fascinated by the idea of only eating … Continue reading

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