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10 Traditional Colombian Breakfast Dishes

17 comments October 16, 2013
10 Traditional Colombian Breakfast Dishes

A few weeks ago an American reader asked me what is the most popular traditional Colombian breakfast, and a lot of dishes immediately came to mind: arepa con quesito, huevos pericos, caldo de costilla, tamal, changua, calentado and cayeye, so I’ve decided to write a post about it. Here are ten of the most popular […]

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10 Sweet and Savory Yuca Recipes

8 comments September 17, 2013
Recetas de comida colombiana

I am a huge Yuca fan and prefer eating them over potatoes any day! For some new yuca recipe ideas, check out my post on Parade Magazine this week: 10 Sweet and Savory Yuca Recipes. Buen provecho!

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10 Popsicles (paletas) Recipes

3 comments August 28, 2013
10 Popsicles (paletas) Recipes

Here is the post I shared this week on Parade Magazine’s site: Mango, Passion Fruit, Coconut & More: 10 Exotic Popsicles Recipes. Paletas (popsicles) were a big part of my childhood. My mom makes the best popsicles and I can’t think of a better post to celebrate the last weeks of summer. Check out my list […]

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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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10 Tasty and Simple Cold Drinks

4 comments July 8, 2013
10 Tasty and Simple Cold Drinks

Here’s a list of some of my favorite cold drinks to keep you cool this summer. Enjoy!

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10 Recipes to Make with Green Plantains

3 comments June 15, 2013
10 Recipes to Make with Green Plantains

If you have green plantains at home and are wondering what to do with them, here are ten delicious recipes in which to use green plantains (plátanos verdes). Buen provecho!

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10 Ripe(Yellow) Plantain Recipes I Love

12 comments April 23, 2013
10 Ripe(Yellow) Plantain Recipes I Love

I am a big fan of plantains in any form and I have a serious weakness for ripe plantains (plátanos maduros). Plantains are popular in Colombia and Latin American cuisine, and we have many recipes to make with this delicious ingredient. Today, I want to share 10 of my favorite Ripe Plantain Recipes from My […]

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