There's a lot of mediocre Mexican food in Mt. Kisco, but this is a surprising exception: The diner on Main St. (Rt. 117) in downtown Mt. Kisco has great huevos rancheros with chorizo. Good beans, good salsa, excellent chorizo. Under $8.
Next time you're making tamales try this cool kitchen hack: Steam the tamales in your slow cooker. It's the perfect technique to go with our shredded chicken tamales with ranchero sauce recipe.
Smoky-Sweet BBQ Beef Short Ribs
Beef ribs can stand up to strong flavors. Here, a spicy-sweet rub with chili powder, cumin, cayenne, garlic, and brown sugar coats the meat, which is roasted to tenderness. Finishing on the grill with a smoky chipotle barbecue sauce ensures the meat gets a nice char and the sauce lacquers.
Summer is in full swing, which (hopefully) means trips to the park or the beach. If you’re taking a picnic along, you should know a few food safety rules so you can pack, transport, and eat your meal without the threat of food poisoning. Liz Weinandy