Friday, October 8, 2010

Foodie Fridays & Weekend Fare

First, the random winner of our big giveaway this week is SARAH! Congratulations!
She said:
-I loved this salmon recipe: http://thecooksnextdoor.com/2010/09/09/off-the-shelf-september-magazines/
-I subscribe on google reader
-I am part of the Facebook group

Today, I'm sharing another international recipe that we enjoyed! It was quick and easy and I didn't make nearly enough - we scraped the bottom of the pan. :)



Belizean Beans & Rice
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1 can kidney beans
2 cups water
2 tablespoons onions, finely chopped
1 garlic cloves, minced 
 salt and pepper
1 pinch thyme
1 cups white rice
1 cup coconut milk
1 teaspoon olive oil (to saute onion and garlic)

Saute onion and garlic in olive oil. Add kidney beans, water, rice, salt, pepper, thyme, and coconut milk. Cover and cook over a low flame until rice is done. Make sure to stir it occasionally.


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FOODIE FRIDAYS


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