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Best Chicken Enchiladas

Best Chicken Enchiladas

Tastes like chicken! Popular and versatile, chicken is a low-fat alternative to red meat. It can be found in a multitude of cuisines, takes well to a variety of spices and is economical. Readers submitted their favorite chicken recipes and we supplemented with a few favorites of our own. Print Recipe Best Chicken Enchiladas Submitted […]

One Skillet Mexican Rice Casserole

One Skillet Mexican Rice Casserole

Going meatless As the meatless trend grows in popularity, the reasons for individuals going meatless vary. For some, a plant-based diet is a health decision, others choose a meatless diet for religious purposes and some choose vegetarianism over concern for animal welfare. For whatever the reason, vegetarian diets tend to be lower in saturated fat, […]

My best sweet salsa

My Best Sweet Salsa

Fruit or vegetable? As a child, I remember going into our family garden, picking the biggest, reddest tomato I could find, wiping any dirt off on my shorts and biting into this sun-kissed delight. The juice dripped down my chin and I relished every bite. It was my favorite then and that hasn’t changed. We […]

Huevos_Divorciados

Huevos Divorciados

Eggs High in protein and low in calories, eggs are an excellent and inexpensive choice when it comes to feeding your family. Packed with 6 grams of protein and only 70 calories, they provide a variety of essential vitamins and minerals. Once mainly considered a breakfast food, eggs today can be found topping burgers and […]

Sweet & Spicy Salsa

Submitted by Kenna Rathai, Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative Print Recipe Sweet & Spicy Salsa Course Appetizer Cuisine Mexican Skill Level Beginner Servings Ingredients 1 medium jalapeno pepper seeded and finely chopped1 medium ripe avocado diced2 cups strawberries finely chopped1/4 medium red onion finely chopped2 tbsp. cilantro finely chopped1 tsp. fresh lime juice1/4 tsp. sugarsea salt […]

Fiesta Taco Salad

Recipes & Remembrances Who: United Methodist Church of Chester, ILCost: $12.50 including shippingDetails: hard-backed, comb-boundPages of recipes: 127Send checks to: Jeanne Kleinschmidt, 1047 William St., Chester, IL 62233or call 618-534-5174 Print Recipe Fiesta Taco Salad Course Salad Cuisine Mexican Skill Level Easy Servings Ingredients 6 (6-inch) flour tortillas1 lb. Ground beef1 (15-oz.) can chili beans1 […]

Chicken Enchilada Bake

This recipe can be found in the following cookbook: Just Divine Who: St. John Vianney Women’s Society in ShermanCost: $15, including shippingDetails: soft-backed, comb-boundPages of recipes: 180Send checks to: Janet Kalb, 121 Crown Point, Sherman, IL 62684 or call 217-741-7129   Print Recipe Chicken Enchilada Bake Course Entrée Cuisine Mexican Skill Level Easy Cook Time […]

Guacamole

Presbyterian Possibilities Who: First Presbyterian Church of Carthage, IL Cost: $14, including shipping Details: soft-backed, spiral-bound Pages of recipes: 168 Send checks to: Diana Belknap, 2225 E. Co. Rd. 1200, Carthage, IL 62321 Print Recipe Guacamole Course Appetizer Cuisine Mexican Skill Level Easy Servings Ingredients 4 Haas Avocados ripe1/4 red onion finely chopped 1/2 Cup […]

Foil Wraps/Meal-In-One Taco Chicken Dinner

A New Beginning 2010 Who: Rose Hill Community Church, Rose Hill, IL Cost: $14, including shipping Details: soft-backed, spiral-bound Pages of recipes: 104 Send checks to: Amanda Clark, 10389 N. 700th St., Newton, IL 62448 Print Recipe Foil Wraps/Meal-In-One Taco Chicken Dinner Course Entrée Cuisine Mexican Skill Level Easy Servings Ingredients 4 Chicken breasts boneless, […]

Mexican Stuffed Shells

Divinely Delicious Who: Immanuel Lutheran Church in Altona, IL Cost: $15, including shipping Details: hard-backed, three-ring-bound Pages of recipes: 141 Send checks to: Patty Compton, 1308 Knox Rd. 2400 N., Oneida, IL 61467 Print Recipe Mexican Stuffed Shells Course Entrée Cuisine Mexican Skill Level Easy Servings Ingredients 20 jumbo pasta shells1 lb. Ground beef1 pkg. […]