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Chicken Taco Rice

Helen in Indiana writes: “When I was in college, my friends and I would often get together to recreate our favorite recipes from home. My friend Laura used to make her mother’s Chicken Taco Rice. It was one our favorites, and one we all continue to make for our families. The original recipe uses white rice, but I’ve been using brown rice instead, and it’s just as yummy.” ... More

Shrimp Casserole Harpin

Kathy in Florida writes: “I remember this recipe from the 50s, back in the day when my mother used to make it with potato soup and fish sticks every other Friday. It was a tradition I’ll never forget. Here’s the recipe:” ... More

Eggplant Pasta

“I love Eggplant Parmesan, but don’t care for the time it takes. So, as we were sitting around trying to think of applications for this show [“Berry from Another Planet”], I thought: noodles. Can you make noodles out of eggplant? Turns out you can. Best thing about this dish is that you can get all the flavors of Eggplant Parmesan in 60 seconds.”—Alton Brown ... More

Emeril’s Sardines Portuguese-Style

“This dish is straight out of my childhood. I can remember special times when Hilda and Mr. John (my parents) would grill sardines with olive oil and set out lots of crusty Portuguese bread for serving. Yum! Wish I were 10 again.” —Emeril Lagasse ... More