This was totally improvised but it turned out to be great, and I really love it.
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I wanted a hearty dinner but didn’t want to spend a lot of money or a lot of time on it. This recipe, which I found via AllRecipes, is really excellent and will be a regular addition to my rotation.
I was craving something a little different than your typical, workaday salad–this is what I came up with.
For the salad
- 1 medium bulb of fennel, trimmed (reserve 1 tbsp fronds for garnish)
- 1 small jicama… thing (root? bulb? what is this stuff?)
- 2 jalapeño peppers
- 2 spring onions
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This is a great recipe that I adapted from NoRecipes.com. Octopus, when braised in a liquid, particularly an acidic one, will turn out deliciously tender.
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