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Old 05-05-2012, 11:48 AM   #1
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Cinco de Mayo dinner plans? (Sat 5/5/12)

Okay I know the day is to be celebrated with Mexican but I am sorely lacking Mexican ingredients right now and don't feel like going to the store on a Saturday. I have a ham in fridge waiting to be cooked so I think it will be ham with mac'n'cheese and green beans for supper here.


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Old 05-05-2012, 12:21 PM   #2
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We are out of most good ingredients, including pretty much anything Mexican, so I'm still not sure what we will be eating tonight. It may be hot dogs and the Blue Box tonight, along with broccoli.

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Old 05-05-2012, 12:31 PM   #3
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Crusted rack of lamb, greek salad. Maybe some escargot for a starter. Depends on how much wine I have......
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Old 05-05-2012, 12:33 PM   #4
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We are off to SO's sister's for a combined Cinco de Mayo/Kentucky Derby party. Maybe we'll make combo mint julip/margaritas.
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Old 05-05-2012, 12:35 PM   #5
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I don't know yet... we might get take-out from a mexican place.
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Old 05-05-2012, 12:38 PM   #6
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Authentic Mexican Restaurant: Todo a Mexico

We are going for dinner with long time expat friends from all over the globe, that we know many years.

The owner, restaurateur, author and chef, Ventura Rocha Criolla is one of our dear friends, and he was the 1st Mexican to open a Mexican restaurant on European soil ... ( 1950s )

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Old 05-05-2012, 12:47 PM   #7
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tom yam gung(hot & fiery seafood soup) then thai yellow chicken curry made with scotch bonnet chilli's...well if it's meant to be hot..........!!
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Old 05-05-2012, 01:30 PM   #8
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I guess something with Mayo.

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Old 05-05-2012, 02:07 PM   #9
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We went out for Mexican for brunch today. No idea yet what dinner will be. Most likely takeout, since we have a lot going on this afternoon.
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Old 05-05-2012, 03:00 PM   #10
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Having delivered: Refries, Mexican rice, chicken tamales, beef burritos and chile rellanos. Yum!!!!

Derby time and then I will order.

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