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  • Navy Bean And Chicken Chili

    Navy Bean And Chicken Chili

    A pressure cooker chili that stands out from the pack with moist, flavorful pieces of chicken in every bite.

    • Prep Time: 30 minutes
    • Total Time: 1 1/4 to 1 1/2 hours
    • Yield: 4 to 6 servings
  • Huevos Rancheros

    Huevos Rancheros

    This hearty breakfast dish from Mexico combines eggs, salsa, chorizo sausage and corn tortillas for a fortifying start to any day.

    • Yield: 6 servings
    Tags: kids, sausage
  • Say Cheese Enchiladas

    Say Cheese Enchiladas

    This super-simple, cheesy enchilada dish is fun to make with the whole family. Change it up by using your favorite cheeses in the filling if you like.

    • Yield: 12 enchiladas, serving 6 to 12
    • Yield: 1 cup
  • Rice Pudding With Flaming Bananas

    Rice pudding with a flare.

    • Yield: 6 servings
  • Emeril's Con Queso

    Emeril's Con Queso

    This simple, basic queso dip is a must for any South-of-the-border get-together.

    • Yield: 3 cups, serving 6 to 8
    Tags: kids, party, snack
  • Chicken Tortilla Soup

    Chicken Tortilla Soup

    You add whole fried corn tortillas to this delicious brothy chicken soup. As it simmers along, the tortillas will break down and thicken the soup.

    • Yield: 4 servings
  • Creole Tomato Salsa

    Creole Tomato Salsa

    Use only fresh, ripe Creole tomatoes for this salsa and you'll never buy jarred again!

    • Prep Time: 20 minutes
    • Total Time: 20 minutes plus time to chill
    • Yield: About 5 cups
  • Mexican Rice
    • Prep Time: 10 minutes
    • Total Time: 30 minutes
    • Yield: 6 to 8 servings
  • Margarita Ice

    Margarita Ice

    A slushy for adults. Try this new take on a classic margarita. You can also reduce the recipe by half if you'd like to serve small scoops as an intermezzo or aperitif. As a preference, you can also drizzle a few drops of tequila over the ice before serving.

    • Yield: 1 quart