Argentine Style Stew with Queso Fresco

Argentine Style Stew With Queso Fresco Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Angel Slave

By
@angelslave66666

Farmer's Cheese is a mild curd cheese (like cottage cheese) with most of the liquid whey pressed out. It can be eaten on its own or used in cooking. Queso fresco, a crumbly, Mexican cheese has a similar texture and a slightly salty taste.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
6
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 2 Tbsp
    evoo
  • 2 1/2 c
    butternut squash, peeled & cut into 3/4' chunks (about 5 cups)
  • 1 medium
    red onion, diced (about 1 1/2 cups)
  • 1 c
    evaporated milk (or plain soy milk)
  • 3 Tbsp
    chopped fresh oregano
  • 1 tsp
    sea salt
  • 1 large
    red bell pepper, cut into 1' dice (@ 1 1/2 cups)
  • 1 c
    frozen green peas
  • 6 clove
    garlic, minced (about 2 tablespoons)
  • 2 c
    fresh or frozen corn
  • 1 c
    queso fresco (best), or farmer's cheese (ok substitute)
  • 2 Tbsp
    fresh lime juice

How to Make Argentine Style Stew with Queso Fresco

Step-by-Step

  1. Heat oil in a large nonstick skillet or wok over medium-high heat. Add squash and red onion and cook 7 minutes, or until onion is soft, stirring often.
  2. Stir in milk of choice, oregano, & salt. Bring to a boil, reduce heat to low, & cover. Simmer 10 minutes.
  3. Add bell peppers, peas, & garlic, cover & simmer 5 minutes more, or until squash is just tender but still holds its shape. Stir in lime juice & freshly ground pepper to taste. Serve hot with a side of quinoa, farro, or your favorite alternative grain.

Printable Recipe Card

About Argentine Style Stew with Queso Fresco

Course/Dish: Other Main Dishes
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Cuban
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy
Hashtags: #squash, #cheese, #stew, #limes




Leave a Comment

22 Zucchini Recipes That'll Make You A Cooking Rock Star

22 Zucchini Recipes That'll Make You a Cooking Rock Star

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Make the most out your summer cooking with delicious zucchini recipes. They'll make you a cooking rock star.

Easy Homemade Soup Recipes

Easy Homemade Soup Recipes

Kitchen Crew

In my part of the country, one day it's cold the next it's warm. I'm not sure Mother Nature can figure out what season it is. Even if the weather...

9 Superb Stuffed Pepper Recipes

9 Superb Stuffed Pepper Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Quick, easy and delicious, these stuffed pepper recipes are family tested and approved!