August 2013

La Chamba Colombian Clay Cookware

17 comments August 13, 2013
La Chamba Pescado Frito Colombiano (Colombian-Style Fried Whole Fish)

I am a huge fan of Clay pots (Ollas de Barro), like the one in the My Colombian Recipes logo. So, when I found La Chamba Colombian cookware here in the United States, I was very excited! I love cooking and serving my traditional Colombian dishes in Colombian clay cookware. These clay posts and dishes […]

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Pasteles de Jamón y Queso (Ham and Cheese Pastries)

9 comments August 10, 2013
Pasteles de Jamón y Queso (Ham and Cheese Pastries)

Today I am sharing a simple recipe with you guys called Pasteles de Jamón y Queso. It is one of my favorite snacks and very popular in Colombia. When it comes to pastries, I love recipes that are simple to make, and with store-bought ingredients, to make it easier and faster. This Pasteles de Jamón […]

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10 Recipes to Make with Fresh Corn

4 comments August 7, 2013
10 Recipes to Make with Fresh Corn

Here are 10 recipes using fresh sweet corn to enjoy over the rest of the summer. 1. Arepas de Choclo con Quesito (Colombian Corn Cakes with Fresh Cheese)

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Paletas de Maracuyá (Creamy Passion Fruit Popsicles)

6 comments August 4, 2013
Paletas de Maracuyá (Creamy Passion Fruit Popsicles)

If you love passion fruit I’ve got a special treat for you today, Creamy Passion Fruit Popsicles. Popsicles (Paletas) are one of the most popular treats in Latin America and one of my favorites during the summer season. Certain foods bring back wonderful memories of childhood and these simple, sweet treats trigger those memories for […]

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Coco Loco (Colombian Coconut Cocktail)

8 comments August 1, 2013
Comida Colombiana

I have a killer summer cocktail for you today called “Coco Loco“! Coco Loco is a Colombian Coconut Cocktail, popular on the Caribbean coast of the country. Coco Loco literally translates to “Crazy Coconut“. This drink is usually sold by vendors around the beach who make them right in front of you while you wait. […]

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