Mexican - Inspired Fried Spring Rolls
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This is a recipe that has been a family favorite for more than a decade. It is fairly simple to make but has a variety of ingredients to provide some good flavors.

Start by taking a can of black beans and putting it in a small colander. Then run water over the beans to remove the thick liquid that is in the can with the beans. When the beans are sufficiently rinsed, place them in a small bowl. Stir in a teaspoon of cumin.

Take two Roma tomatoes and chop them into cubes. Put these into a second bowl.

Cut a lime in half lengthwise and remove the pit. Squeeze some lime juice over the avocado flesh. Take the rest of the lime and squeeze it into the beans. Take a paring knife and cut parallel lines down the length of the avocado. Cut lines that cross the first set so that there is a grid of rectangular avocado pieces.

Rip off about four dozen cilantro leaves and put them in a pile.

Get a small container and put some tap water inside.

Next, take a large cutting board and put arrange two egg roll wrappers so that they are going diagonally. Take a small spoon and scoop out about a teaspoon of beans. Place it in a row near the bottom of one of the wrappers. Repeat with the other wrapper. Next, take a spoon of tomatoes and place them in the same place on each wrapper. You want to create a thin row. Then add a few avocado chunks and a few cilantro leaves to each. Take the bottom of one of the wrappers and roll it up slightly. Fold over the left and right flaps and continue to roll tightly. When you reach the top, dip your finger into the water and wet the inside of the top corner of the wrapper. Seal the roll. Fold the second spring roll.

Move both to another cutting board and continue filling the remaining wrappers. When all are filled, move the cutting board near to the stove.

Fill a skillet with vegetable oil, about half an inch deep. Place a few layers of paper towels on a large plate and get a set of tongs. Heat the oil to medium heat. Try putting one spring roll in and seeing if it sizzles. If it does, add about five more. After a few minutes, turn them and see if they have turned golden brown. If they have, turn them all and let them cook about two minutes before removing to drain on the paper towels. Cook the rest of the spring rolls, six or eight at a time, in the same way.

Cut in half and enjoy dipped in salsa.


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