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    Marty in the Morning Friday 13 June 2014


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    Neven's Recipies - Ham Tacos with Tomato Salsa

    Ham Tacos with Tomato Salsa, Chunky Guacamole and Salad

    Another great recipe for leftover ham- this is a twist on a family favourite. Pile your tacos high with guacamole, salsa, cheese and of course the ham to make these tacos nothing short of delicious.

    Serves 4

    400g leftover ham cut into strips

    2 heads of baby gem lettuce, shredded

    1 lime cut into 4 wedges

    4 tablesp. grated cheese

    8 taco shells

    Tomato Salsa

    12 cherry tomatoes, cut in half

    ½ cucumber, cut into small cubes or a mixture of black and green olives, chopped

    ½ red chilli, deseeded and finely chopped

    2 cloves garlic, finely chopped

    ½ red onion, finely chopped

    1 tablesp. coriander leaves, chopped

    1 tablesp. olive oil

    Juice of ½ lime

    Salt and freshly ground black pepper

    Chunky Guacamole

    2 ripe avocados, peeled and chopped

    Juice of ½ lime

    2 scallions, finely sliced

    ½ red chilli, deseeded and finely chopped

    2 cloves of garlic, chopped

    2 tablesp. low fat natural yoghurt

    To Cook

    Cooking time: 15 mins

    To make the Tomato Salsa: Palace the tomatoes and cucumber in a bowl and toss with the rest of the ingredients. Taste for seasoning

    To make the Chunky Guacamole: Then in another bowl mix the avocados, lime juice, scallions, chilli, garlic and yoghurt. Using a fork roughly mash everything together, season.

    Heat the taco shells as per the packet instructions.
    Bring everything to the table and let everyone help themselves.

    Serving Suggestions

    If you don’t have taco shells handy, this also works great in a wrap (perfect for school lunches).

    Listen back here to the interviews from Marty in the Morning
    Live from Venice and Verona from 2015

    Including clips from back stage at the Arena di Verona, comment from Irish audience members on tour with the Travel & recordings from a beautiful vineyard near Verona!

    Music Played on the Show

    • 07:05
      Title: Una Furtiva Lagrima -- L'Elisir D'Amore
      Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano
      Performer(s): Juan Diego Florez (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Juan Diego Florez (Tenor)
      Album: The number one Opera album 2004 CD 1, Universal Classics and Jazz, 4762004
      Duration: 4:38
    • 07:11
      Title: Concerto For 2 Violins In D Minor (1st Movement) Vivace -- Concerto For Two Violins In D Minor Bwv 1043
      Complete Work Name: Concerto For Two Violins In D Minor Bwv 1043
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Kennedy (Violin)
      Performer(s): Kennedy (Violin), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Kennedy Plays Bach with the Berlin Philharmonic, EMI, 7243 5 57091 2 7
      Duration: 3:15
    • 07:16
      Title: Before The World Was Made
      Composer: Yeats Adapted By Scott
      Performer(s): The Waterboys
      Performer(s): The Waterboys
      Album: An Appointment With Mr. Yeats, Proper Records, PRPCD081
      Duration: 1:44
    • 07:18
      Title: Playboy's Theme
      Composer: Coleman, Cy.
      Performer(s): Cy Coleman (Piano)
      Performer(s): Cy Coleman (Piano)
      Album: Jazz TV Themes, HMV Jazz, 7243 5 33847 2 2
      Duration: 2:50
    • 07:24
      Title: My Father
      Composer: Collins, J.
      Performer(s): Nina Simone (Vocal/Piano)
      Performer(s): Nina Simone (Vocal/Piano)
      Album: Baltimore, Sony, 5127912
      Duration: 4:56
    • 07:35
      Title: What Does It Take (To Win Your Love)
      Composer: Bristol/Fuqua/Bullock
      Performer(s): Jr Walker And The All Stars
      Performer(s): Jr Walker And The All Stars
      Album: Motown Delights Soft Centered Soul, Motown, 0172772
      Duration: 2:27
    • 07:40
      Title: Gone With The Wind - Tara's Theme -- Not Available
      Composer: Steiner, Max
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): The Boston Pops Orchestra
      Album: John Williams and The Boston Pops Orchestra - Encore! - Disk 1, Philips, 475 6176
      Duration: 4:42
    • 07:49
      Title: Life Is A Long Song
      Performer(s): Jethro Tull
      Performer(s): Jethro Tull
      Album: The Very Best of Jethro Tull
      Duration: 3:35
    • 07:54
      Title: Down By The Salley Gardens
      Composer: Yeats, W.B./Arr Patrick Hawes
      Performer(s): Laura Wright (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Laura Wright (Soprano), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Laura Wright - The Last Rose, Decca, 2773051
      Duration: 4:01
    • 08:02
      Title: Sharing The Night Together
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): Dr Hook
      Performer(s): Dr Hook
      Album: Dr Hook Hits And History, Capitol
      Duration: 2:50
    • 08:04
      Title: Pachelbel's Frolics
      Complete Work Name: Pachelbel's Frolics
      Composer: Traditional
      Performer(s): Eileen Ivers (Violin)
      Performer(s): Eileen Ivers (Violin), John Doyle (Guitar)
      Album: Eileen Ivers Traditional Irish Records, Green Linnet Records, 1139
      Duration: 5:38
    • 08:13
      Title: Matchstalk Men And Matchstalk Cats And Dogs
      Composer: Coleman/Burke
      Performer(s): Brian And Michael
      Performer(s): Brian And Michael
      Album: Cool Sound Of The 70s, Telstar, TTVCD3148
      Duration: 4:25
    • 08:24
      Title: The Ugly Bug Ball
      Performer(s): Burl Ives
      Performer(s): Burl Ives
      Album: Summer Magic
      Duration: 3:10
    • 08:43
      Title: The Best Is Yet To Come
      Composer: Coleman, Cy/Leigh, Carolyn
      Performer(s): Tony Bennett (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Tony Bennett (Vocal), Cy Coleman & His Orchestra
      Album: The Essential Tony Bennett (Recordno: 510782 2), RPM/Columbia Legacy, 510782 2
      Duration: 2:34
    • 08:46
      Title: The Lake Isle Of Innisfree
      Composer: Yeats / Tobin
      Performer(s): Gabriel Byrne (Recitation)
      Performer(s): Gabriel Byrne (Recitation)
      Album: Sailing To Byzantium - Christine Tobin (Recordno: TBR02), Trail Belle Records, TBR02
      Duration: 1:35
    • 08:48
      Title: Before The World Was Made
      Composer: Morrison, Van
      Performer(s): Van Morrison (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Van Morrison (Vocal)
      Album: Van Morrison - Too Long In Exile, Universal, PROMO CD
      Duration: 4:21
    • 08:56
      Title: Eye Level (Theme From Van Der Valk)
      Composer: Trombey, Jack
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Simon Park Orchestra
      Album: The Best of Cult Fiction - Disk 1 - Cult TV Themes, Virgin, VIDCD 597 7243 5 76701 2 8
      Duration: 2:21
    • 09:00
      Title: On And On It Goes
      Composer: Mary Chapin Carpenter
      Performer(s): Mary Chapin Carpenter
      Performer(s): Mary Chapin Carpenter, Dave Archer, Piano
      Album: Songs From the Movie, Zoe, 011 4311472
      Duration: 4:25
    • 09:05
      Title: Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo -- Cavalleria Rusticana
      Composer: Mascagni, Pietro
      Performer(s): Wolfgang Meyer (Organ)
      Performer(s): Wolfgang Meyer (Organ), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Karajan Gold (Recordno: 4777341), Deutsche Grammophon, 4777341
      Duration: 3:37
    • 09:09
      Title: Stuck In The Middle With You
      Composer: Rafferty/Egan
      Performer(s): Stealers Wheel
      Performer(s): Stealers Wheel
      Album: Soft Rock Ballads (recordno: Vtdcd827), Emi, VTDCD827
      Duration: 3:21
    • 09:19
      Title: Tijuana Taxi
      Composer: Coleman, Ervan
      Performer(s): Herb Alpert (Trumpet)
      Performer(s): Herb Alpert (Trumpet), Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass
      Album: Herb Alpert - Definitive Hits, A&M Records, 490 886 2
      Duration: 2:07
    • 09:28
      Title: The Four Seasons: Spring (1st Movement) Allegro -- The Four Seasons
      Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Kennedy (Violin)
      Performer(s): Kennedy (Violin), English Chamber Orchestra
      Album: The Four Seasons (Recordno: 72435562532) ~~ H177601, EMI, 72435562532
      Duration: 3:02
    • 09:36
      Title: Only Love Can Break Your Heart
      Composer: Young, Neil
      Performer(s): Neil Young (Vocal, Guitar)
      Performer(s): Neil Young (Vocal, Guitar), Crazy Horse
      Album: After the Goldrush, Reprise, 244 088
      Duration: 3:08
    • 09:57
      Title: The Girl From Ipanema
      Composer: Jobim/Demoraes/Gimbel
      Performer(s): Antoino Carlos Jobim & Astrud Gilberto (Vocal) Stan Getz (Tenor Sax)
      Performer(s): Antoino Carlos Jobim & Astrud Gilberto (Vocal) Stan Getz (Tenor Sax), Stan Getz (Tenor Sax)
      Album: Astrud Gilberto - This Is Astrud Gilberto, Verve, 825 064 2
      Duration: 5:21

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