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Fresh Corn & Avocado Dip

"I alter my sister's dip recipe by adding finely chopped jalapeno for a little heat. It's a different way of serving corn as a dip that can be made ahead of time and refrigerated until serving." —Pat Roberts, Thornton, Ontario

Black Bean and Corn Guacamole

Head to any Mexican restaurant and we guarantee you’ll see this combo on the menu. The bright colours and contrasting...


Mexican Hot Dogs

"My stepmom was born in Mexico and introduced us to hot dogs with avocado and bacon. We were instantly hooked....


Chicken, Nectarine and Avocado Salad

"This salad is really summery and comes together very quickly. Using granola adds crunch and makes it different. I've tried...


Grilled Corn Hummus Tostadas

"This recipe is a combo of Mediterranean and Mexican cuisines, giving it a unique taste. Avocado and hummus may sound...

Crunchy Chili Lime Shrimp

"Easy, quick and family friendly, this chili lime shrimp recipe is dairy free and comes together in about 30 minutes....


Mediterranean Cobb Salad

"I'm a huge fan of taking classic dishes and adding some flair to them. I also like to change up...

Italian Sausage & Egg Croissants

"Wake up your taste buds with eye-opening breakfast sandwiches featuring spicy sausage, fluffy egg, tomato and creamy avocado piled high...


Greek Brown and Wild Rice Bowls

"This fresh rice dish tastes like the Mediterranean in a bowl! It's short on ingredients, but packs in so much...


Creamy Avocado Manicotti

"I am always looking for creative ways to make vegetarian dinners a little different. I grow my own basil, and...


Nacho Tots

"This is an easy, versatile party appetizer that everyone loves. If you can't find chorizo, ground beef or ground chicken...

Caribbean Shrimp & Rice Bowl

"I had a similar rice bowl on vacation and re-created this lighter version at home. It takes me back to...


Flank Steak with Cilantro Salsa Verde

"Even though steak is always a winner in our house, to make it even more special I add jarred salsa...


Jicama and Pineapple Guacamole

"If you’re a fan of chunky pineapple guacamole, then this combo is for you. Crunchy diced jicama and juicy fruit...


California Burger Wraps

"I love the way these fresh flavours blend together. It's a snap to throw this together using leftover burgers for...


Anaheim Chicken Tortilla Soup

"Put a little spice in your menu with my favorite Anaheim pepper recipe. The peppers, jalapenos and cayenne heat up...