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Chorizo Lentil Stew

Chorizo Lentil Stew
Prepare a delicious stew in less than 15 minutes. That is correct you can have an exquisite chorizo and lentil stew in less than 15 minutes using your IMUSA pressure cooker. Join us on this culinary voyage as chef George Duran shows us how to prepare his famous Chorizo and Lentil Stew.

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Cuisine: More Favorite Recipes
Recipe type: Lunch, Dinner
Serves: 6-8

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Ingredients
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 2 medium carrots, chopped
  • 1 green pepper, chopped
  • 2 cups brown lentils (about ¾ lbs.)
  • 6 cups chicken stock
  • 1 14.5 oz. can of diced tomatoes
  • 3-5 chorizo links (about 11 oz.), cut into ½ inch pieces
  • 4 garlic cloves
  • 1 bay leaf

Preparation
  1. Over medium high heat add oil to your IMUSA pressure cooker and sauté onions, carrots, and green peppers for 5 minutes. Add the of the ingredients to pressure cooker, mix them together, cover the pot (making sure the lid is properly sealed), and bring to high heat.
  2. When the orange pressure regulator pops up, lower heat to medium and let cook under pressure for 8 minutes. Turn off the heat and using a wooden spatula, gently press on the pressure control valve (located on the center of the lid) to allow all of the pressure to escape until the orange pressure regulator goes back down. Open lid and let rest for 5 minutes before serving.

 

Pina Colada Pancakes

 

Pina Colada Pancakes
Good old fashioned pancakes can get boring sometimes – so why not get creative with pineapple and coconut milk! This recipe also includes Rum Maple Syrup for topping! Yum!

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Cuisine: More Favorite Recipes
Recipe type: Breakfast
Serves: 10-12

Ingredients
  • For Pancakes:
  • pancake mix 1 cup
  • coconut milk ¼ cup
  • syrup from can of pineapple chunks ½ cup
  • canned chunk pineapple ¼ cup
  • For Rum Maple Syrup (Optional):
  • butter 1 tablespoon
  • rum 1 tablespoon
  • maple syrup ⅓ cup
  • Sweetened coconut flakes, toasted (optional)

Preparation
  1. In a medium bowl make pancake batter by mixing pancake mix, coconut milk, and pineapple syrup until well blended.
  2. Heat your IMUSA NON-STICK GRIDDLE on low heat and once thoroughly heated add about 1⁄3 cup of batter.
  3. Gently press about 8 thin slices of pineapple chunks with your finger throughout the pancake and let cook about one minute.
  4. Carefully flip pancake, making sure that the chunks don’t come off, and cook for another minute.
  5. Keep warm in a toaster oven set at 200oF until ready to serve with warmed rum-maple syrup and toasted coconut flakes.
  6. For Rum Maple Syrup: In a small saucepan melt butter on medium heat. Once it starts to bubble add rum. Mix with a wooden spoon until properly mixed and add maple syrup. Mix and keep warm until ready to serve.

Easy Lemon, Beet, and Pine Nut Couscous

 

Easy Lemon, Beet, and Butternut Squash Couscous
Did you know you could cook Couscous in a rice cooker? Couscous is a coarsely ground pasta made from semolina – a type of wheat. Use it as a delicious substitution to rice. This recipe includes beets and butternut squash to create a colorful and flavorful side dish.

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Cuisine: More Favorite Recipes
Recipe type: Lunch, Dinner
Serves: 6-8

Ingredients
  • finely chopped onion 1 cup
  • finely diced raw beets (about 3 medium beets) 2 cups
  • pine cuts ½ cup
  • butternut squash (about 8 oz.) 6 tablespoons
  • cous cous 2 cups
  • chicken stock 2 cups
  • salt 2 teaspoons
  • lemon zest 1 teaspoon
  • lemon juice 1 tablespoon

Preparation
  1. In a large sauté pan melt butter on moderate heat. Once bubbling, sauté onions and beets until soft, about 3 minutes.
  2. Add pine nuts and sauté for 2 more minutes.
  3. Place cous cous inside IMUSA rice cooker and add entire beet mixture with the butter.
  4. Add chicken stock, salt, lemon zest, and lemon juice, and mix with the included rice scoop until well combined.
  5. Cover IMUSA rice cooker and plug it in. Press down on the “Cook” switch and allow to cook until switch flips back up automatically (about 5-7minutes).
  6. Mix and fluff up cous cous with a fork and leave on “warm” until you’re ready to serve.

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Adobo Skirt Steak with Herbed Garlic Sauce

 

Adobo Skirt Steak with Herbed Garlic Sauce
Skirt steak is long and flat – prized for its flavor rather than its tenderness. This recipe includes a special marinade that has 10 ingredients – rich in flavor!

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Cuisine: More Favorite Recipes
Recipe type: Dinner, Lunch

Ingredients
  • brown sugar 2 tablespoon
  • ground coriander 1 teaspoon
  • lemon juice 1 tablespoon
  • red wine vinegar 1 tablespoon
  • chili powder 1 tablespoon
  • cumin 1 teaspoon
  • dried oregano 1 tablespoon
  • cinnamon ¼ teaspoon
  • garlic cloves 4
  • kosher salt 1 teaspoon
  • skirt steak (4 servings) 1 pound
  • garlic cloves 1
  • salt ½ teaspoon
  • ground black pepper ¼ teaspoon
  • cilantro 1 cup
  • fresh mint ½ cup
  • olive oil ¼ cup
  • lemon juice 2 tablespoons

Preparation
  1. Prepare steak marinade by combining first 10 ingredients in a bowl and whisking them together.
  2. Place steaks into a large resealable plastic bag and add marinade
  3. Shake well, making sure that steaks are evenly covered, and marinate in refrigerator for 1 hour or up to 24 hours.
  4. In the meantime make the herbed garlic sauce by combining all of the ingredients in a blender or small food processor. Blend until smooth.
  5. Plug in your IMUSA Panini maker and allow pre-heating for about 5 minutes.
  6. Remove each steak, and in two batches, cook steaks in the Panini maker for 2-3 minutes for thin steaks or longer for thicker pieces (medium-rare).
  7. Serve steak drizzled with sauce.

Pressure Cooker Tomato Mac n Cheese

 

Pressure Cooker Tomato Mac n Cheese
Mac and cheese in a pressure cooker! This is a quick and delicious dish – perfect for the weeknight and your kids will love it!

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Cuisine: More Favorite Recipes
Recipe type: Lunch, Dinner
Serves: 6-8

Ingredients
  • chicken stock 2½ cups
  • elbow macaroni 3 cups
  • heavy cream 1 cup
  • can diced tomato 1 (15 ounce)
  • dried oregano 2 teaspoons
  • salt 1 teaspoon
  • black pepper 1 teaspoon
  • milk ½ cup
  • shredded cheddar cheese 1½ cup
  • shredded mozzarella cheese 1½ cup

Preparation
  1. In an IMUSA pressure cooker add first 7 ingredients and mix
  2. Bring to a boil and place cover on pressure cooker. Once the orange tab pops up bring down heat to medium high and allow to cook under pressure for 6 minutes.
  3. Turn off heat and release excess pressure by pressing on the release valve with a wooden spatula. Once the orange tab goes back down, open pressure cooker and mix in milk and both cheeses
  4. If needed, salt to taste, then serve.