2011 March

March 2011

Peruvian Causa

March 28, 2011

Ingredients: *2 pounds yellow potatoes *4 Tablespoons aji amarillo paste *1/2 cup vegetable oil (do not use olive oil) *Juice from one key lime *1 can of tuna (can also use a Rotisserie chicken) *1/2 an onion, finely chopped *1 cup mayonnaise *Salt, to taste Directions: Bring potatoes to a boil. Cook until tender. Peel […]

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