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Medellin

Well, after over two years of blogging and 510 posts, I spoke with my husband and although I don't feel entirely comfortable doing this, we have decided to make June "Help Support My Colombian Recipes Month". I have never felt comfortable having a ...

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Saffron (Azafran)

Saffron

It is known as the most expensive spice in the world, but a little pinch goes a long way. I love the taste and color that Safron gives to food. It has a delicious honey-flower flavor. Spain and India are known to be the biggest producers of this ...

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Cilantro

Cilantro

I adore cilantro and a Colombian kitchen isn’t complete without this delicious herb. Cilantro has a distinct flavor that can make this a love it or hate it herb. Colombia is not alone in its love of cilantro and use in most kitchens around the ...

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MANGO

mango

Mango is a tropical fruit that is sweet and juicy when ripe and an excellent source of vitamin A and C. In Colombia it is used in desserts, juice, salads, and sauces or just as a snack. Unripe mangoes with salt and lime are popular street snacks ...

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