Do you Meal Plan?
Many meals create leftovers that can turn up in a new form. Last week I cooked up chorizo sausages on a bun with frijoles (re-fried beans) and a Spanish rice on the side. It was delicious.
Sunday lunch, Husband put together burritos by using the leftovers and a few items we keep in stock all the time.
soft taco shells
leftover frijoles & rice
grilled red peppers (that he keeps in stock for sandwiches)
chopped green onion (we'll have these in the garden soon!)
green chili sauce
shredded cheese (he used Sargento's Mexican blend, but any favorite combination will do)
A few tips:
Heat the taco shells in the microwave with a damp paper towel so they don't over-dry.
Don't overfill; the shells will burst and you'll have a mess.
Other alternate ingredients: salsa, peppers, your favorite taco sauce
I told him lunch was delicious. He deflected the praise by saying, "Hey, they were your leftovers!" Well, I'll just say we make a decent team in the kitchen. Stumble It!