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Chili Tamales

The greatly antiquated man had made careful study of me, beginning the very moment we took ownership of the house.  Years later he ambled over to our modest yard with an oblong box in tow and apportioned a shocking revelation.  … Continue reading

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Holly Jolly Green Pork Chili

The dream is reoccurring.  Anthony Hopkins is standing over me “It puts the cushion roast in the slow cooker. It does so when it is told.”  Why Hopkins and not Ted Levin?  I have no clue. It makes the damn … Continue reading

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Chili Huevos Rancheros

Today’s 12 mile run through cold and snow was significant for two reasons 1) it was somewhere around mile 5 that I hatched the idea for Huevos  Rancheros 2) it was EXACTLY at mile 10 and a half that I … Continue reading

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Chili Out Chicken Taco

Man is restless by nature. Herein lies his greatest virtue and most tragic fault.  Evidently once one has, but tirelessly striving and endlessly toiling, reached the apex of success, he redoubles his effort to relentlessly tear down that which he … Continue reading

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Chili Tortilla Frankenstacks

When life gives you lemons, make lemonade. When life gives you processed cheese, however, it’s time to run like hell. Well, this  would be the typical modus operandi. Sidestepping my evolutionarily hardwired flight-or-fight stress response, today I’ve opted to engage … Continue reading

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Chili Corn Tortillas

Strength isn’t always the power to move mountains.  Sometimes it is the wisdom to know when to go around them.   My new mantra crystallized as I opted to glide up the two giant hills which heaved boldly skyward and marked … Continue reading

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Chicken Hustle Jive Chili

Day 210’s chili is inspired a fried chicken burrito once offered by a now-defunct local eatery.  As my schedule permitted no time to fry a chicken, I opted to use breaded chicken tenders as an alternative.  In place of gooey … Continue reading

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