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Cooking in the Time of COVID: Chicken fried rice

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Reimi Navarro, Contributing Writer

October 13, 2020

BLOGS, CULTURAL FACTS, AND CUSTOMS: Chicken Fried Rice Origin: There’s no true consensus as to where Fried Rice originated, although many sources have cited that it started in Central Asia during the Han dynasty (202 BC- 220 AD). The dish was known as “muxufan,” since it was made wit...

Pour it up

March 2, 2015

Looking for something new, exciting, and a little out of the norm for your next get-together, house party, or kick back? Look no further. Here are a few simple, new recipes to add to your list! Exotic Drift Sort of like a Tequila Sunrise with a twist, the Exotic Drift will definitely take you places. At firs...

Last Call Recipe: Pecan Pie

November 19, 2013

Rafael Gutierrez/ The Paisano Ingredients: 1/2 cup of butter 1/2 cup of sugar 3/4 cup of corn syrup 1/4 cup of maple syrup 3 eggs 1 tsp. of vanilla 2 cups of pecan halves Prep: + Preheat oven to 325 degrees. + In a small bowl, slightly bea...