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7 Avocado Toast Variations That Blow the Original Out of The Water
7 Versions of Avocado Toast That Blow the Original Out the Water

We don't know about you guys but we've been having avocado toasts for years - way before they were a trendy menu item. An afternoon, or after school, or any time snack, we'd crush creamy avocado slices onto to crusty bread (preferably still warm from la panaderia) sprinkle with salt, and eat. Then repeat.

Now, avocado toasts are popping up all over the country in fancy restaurants, gastropubs, and more. But avocado toast, in all their variations, are easy to make at home. Here are some variations to try at home.


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These Latin Fusion Dishes Will
These Latin Fusion Dishes Will Blow Your Mind

To taste a Latin dish is really to get a taste of the whole world. Whether it's Asian or African influences, Italian, Japanese, or Peruvian, two cultures coming together only makes food better. In celebration, we're pooling together some of our favorite fusion dishes. While we're sure you'll recognize most of the dishes in this slideshow, their origins will be sure to surprise you. 


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21 Badass Burgers to Amp Up Your Memorial Day BBQ
21 Badass Burgers to Amp Up Your Memorial Day BBQ

Cheesy, meaty, and messy: who doesn't love a juicy burger? From the spicy and cheesy to the decadent and indulgent to the light and healthy (and even vegetarian!), there's an option for everyone. Get the grill blazin' for Memorial Day Weekend with these badass burgers.

Get the recipes at The Latin Kitchen >>>


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Mami Talks: Easy and Fresh Summer Salad Recipes
Mami Talks: Easy and Fresh Summer Salad Recipes

Hot and bright sunny days are ahead, and it’s the season to create fun memories including invitations to barbeques, spending time with your family and eating out with friends. During your free time, most don’t want to be stuck cooking in the kitchen all day.

Salads are easy to make and can be a tasty dish for any summertime meal. If you ever thought salads are boring, check out the following unique recipes. This summer, try making these easy and fresh salads that you can enjoy anywhere.


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Learn Aarón Sánchez & Marc Forgione's Best Grilling Tips for Memorial Day
Aarón Sánchez & Marc Forgione's Best Grilling Tips for Memorial Day

To prepare for this Memorial Day Weekend, we asked celebrity chefs Aarón Sánchez and Marc Forgione for their expert grilling tips for summer, and we asked that said tips be simple enough that even a novice cook could apply them.


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5 Proper Vino Terms to Learn for National Wine Day
5 Proper Wine Terms You Need to Know

The trick to good wine is… buying what you like. A wine can rank highly and cost astronomically and still not be your cup of tea. Meanwhile, that stuff from the box is what you crave after a long day. To help you find more of what you like at the wine store, all you need to do is identify the 5 basic characteristics that keep you going back to that favorite. Then you’ll be able to pick out a few more winners. Here’s how with a little help from Wine Folly.


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3 Savory Nutella Recipes
3 Savory Nutella Recipes You'll Go Nuts For

We hear there are some people who don't consume Nutella straight out of the jar while sitting on their kitchen floor. Should that be you or should you have some "extra" Nutella laying about, we know what you could do with it. (Besides sending it to us.) Use it up in savory recipes! From chili con carne to a spread you can slather on anything... now you can Nutella for dinner and not feel guilty. 


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Chef Chat: The Sweet Life with Chef Marc Forgione
Chef Chat: The Sweet Life with Chef Marc Forgione

Though he makes frequent TV appearances, Marc Forgione is more than a celebrity chef. He’s one half of a chef dynasty. His father, Larry Forgione, is commonly referred to as “The Godfather of American Cuisine,” and he is the youngest American-born chef and restaurant owner to receive a Michelin star in consecutive years.

We spoke to the chef about his favorite Puerto Rican food, his popular Doritos chicharrónes, and his upcoming high school reunion.


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5 Essential Latin Ingredients Your Spice Rack Needs
5 Essential Latin Ingredients Your Spice Rack Needs

Spicy is often the first word that comes to mind when describing Latin cuisine, though it’s worth noting it does not always translate to hot. Throughout Latin America and the Caribbean, dried herbs and seeds impart delicate nuances and depths of flavor to soups, stews, pastes and marinades. Traditional cooks instinctually add a little of this and that as they work, unsure of exact measurements but always confident of where they are heading. Here are a few key spices and herbs used for savory dishes that are good to have on hand when you start experimenting. 


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5 Rotisserie Chicken Recipes to Shred Weeknight Meals
5 Rotisserie Chicken Recipes to Shred Weeknight Meals

Listen, we've all been there. The fridge is empty, your stomach is growling, and you're feeling the pressure to get a good dinner on the table, fast. Instead of reaching for the take out menus, get a little help from the grocery store and those rotisserie chickens. Though rotisserie chicken sometimes gets a bad wrap (it's bland, it's simple) you can turn that chicken into a new meal with just a few extra ingredients and a little bit of time. Click on for rotisserie chicken recipes that will be done before the delivery guy rings your doorbell. 


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