Chips and Salsa - Semi Homemade Quick and Easy Recipe
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Prep Time
15 min
Cook Time
15 min
Total Time
30 min
Prep Time
15 min
Cook Time
15 min
Total Time
30 min
For the chips
  1. At least 1 cup oil (vegetable, canola, or preferably avocado); enough to cover at least 1 inch bottom of pan
  2. At least 1 dozen corn tortillas
  3. Salt
For the salsa
  1. Several ripe tomatoes
  2. A small bunch of cilantro
  3. 1/2-whole jalapeño
  4. 1 whole lime
  5. Salt
For the chips
  1. Stack and cut corn tortillas into triangles.
  2. Heat the oil in a pan over medium heat.
  3. Carefully slide cut tortillas into hot oil, avoid splattering. Do not overcrowd your pan.
  4. Push around and flip tortillas until golden brown.
  5. Remove with tongs or slotted spoon and drain on paper towels.
  6. Salt generously while hot.
For salsa
  1. Chop several ripe tomatoes and the cilantro.
  2. Depending on desired level of hotness, finely dice between 1/2 to a whole jalapeño.
  3. Remove the seeds and inner membrane to reduce heat level, include if you like it hot!
  4. Combine in a large bowl.
  5. Roll the lime on a flat surface or cutting board with the palm of your hands to release the juices.
  6. Cut the lime and squeeze over tomato mixture.
  7. Add store bought salsa.
  8. Mix together and salt according to taste.
  9. Serve with the fresh chips.
  10. Enjoy!
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Curry Lentil Tofu Quick and Easy Recipe
Serves 4
This Curry Lentil Tofu recipe has just 4 ingredients. Quick and easy recipe! Most of the items are from Trader Joe's.
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Prep Time
10 min
Cook Time
5 min
Total Time
15 min
Prep Time
10 min
Cook Time
5 min
Total Time
15 min
Ingredients
  1. Trader Joe's Coconut Milk
  2. Red Curry Paste
  3. Trader Joe's Ready to Eat Steamed Lentils
  4. Trader Joe's Super Firm Tofu
Instructions
  1. Drain, pat dry, and cut tofu into cubes and set aside.
  2. Break up the lentils and place into a bowl and set aside.
  3. Shake can of coconut milk and pour into a pot.
  4. Heat on medium.
  5. Add curry paste.
  6. Add lentils.
  7. Stir.
  8. Add tofu.
  9. Stir.
  10. Heat for 5-7 minutes.
Optional
  1. Add a little soy sauce to season
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