Found Recipes In All Things Considered's series, Found Recipes, cooks, bakers and food writers share dishes that have surprised or delighted them.

For chef and restaurateur Jose Garces, watching football on television as a boy also meant snacking on his mother's homemade empanadas. Jason Varney/ hide caption

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Folding Empanadas Into Your Super Bowl Spread

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A still-trim Elvis Presley enjoys a sandwich in 1958. His love of fatty foods hadn't caught up to him yet. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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Elvis Left The Building Long Ago, But His Food (And Music) Lives On

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Cookbook author Marilynn Brass says eating Virginia Lima's traditional Portuguese Sweet Bread is like biting into a cloud. Andy Ryan hide caption

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A Sweet Bread, A Wash Basin And A Shot Of Whiskey

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Poppy seed cookies bring back memories of watching Dallas with Aunt Ida, the Brass Sisters say. Maren Caruso/Getty Images hide caption

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J.R. Ewing And A Found Recipe For Poppy Seed Cookies

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Classic tuna noodle casserole is an often maligned yet much beloved hot dish. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Tuna Noodle Casserole, A Hot Dish In Need Of An Update, Gets One

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Beef Heart: An Unexpected Meal That Spans Generations

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