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Metabolism-Boosting Mexican Recipes (Slide 12)

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Mexican cooks are great at turning tough chunks of meat into delicious and tender stews. This one, which uses tougher cuts of bison, such as chuck or brisket, is flavored with chili powder, cumin and tequila. Serve with warm tortillas.

Recipe: Mexican Bison Stew

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