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Impossible Chili Potstickers

Potstickers from scratch require manipulation.   For me, intricate food preparation is like running with scissors- it’s stupid, dangerous, and something always goes disfiguringly wrong.   My desire for a chili side dish to enhance our Chinese takeout food supersedes my personal … Continue reading

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Grilled Chili Jalapeno Poppers

I could only find size small latex gloves.   These will not fit me. This leaves two options: 1) allow Mrs. Chili365 to prep the jalapenos 2) prep the peppers bare-handed, hoping that I will not have the sudden urge to … Continue reading

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Chicken Chili Cheese Poofs (CCCP)

A delicious appetizer, I present Chicken Chili Cheese Poofs, my version of the CCCP. These are not to be confused with the union republics once known as the CCCP (AKA the Soviet Union). Should you have trouble telling the difference … Continue reading

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Crazy Chicken Chili Chips (Chili Nachos)

The calendar has struck April. The annual heirloom tomato ritual may now commence. Heirloom tomatoes will make fantastic salsa and undoubtedly anchor incredible chili. This harvest and consumption of perfectly ripe fruit will, of course, be occurring someplace else, not … Continue reading

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Dog Chili Dip

Day 67 (of 365) Never having achieved the opulence of its blood-blooded (and dare I say creepy) cousin- liver pate, hot dogs have been relegated to a spot near the bottom of the gastronomic food-chain. On a related note (just … Continue reading

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