on the bean train, try latin red beans.
tomato based sauce with cumin, cilantro sofrito etc, serve over white or yellow rice. Look up recipes from Puerto Rico or the Dominican Republic.
I grew up on the stuff and lucky for me, my sisters had no interest in the hock.
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Weber 22 Kettle
Brinkman Vertical Charcoal (out on loan)
Weber Q 200
Weber Summit Series Gasser
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