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Vegetarian Lunch Menu

6 comments July 27, 2009

This is a fantastic vegetarian menu. Buen Apetito! Orzo Salad Carrot Soup Plantain Cake Mango Juice

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Summer Brunch Menu

9 comments July 26, 2009

Vacation I am taking a few days off to go on vacation, so I prepared menus for every day of the week using some of my favorite recipes. I will be back with new posts next week. Please continue to comment as I may be checking them while on vacation and if not, I will […]

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Colombian Refajo (Refajo Colombiano)

33 comments July 17, 2009

Refajo is a popular Colombian cocktail made with beer and “Colombiana”, which is a soda from Colombia. It is a very simple recipe but refreshing and delicious. It is very popular in Colombian restaurants and it is a great accompaniment to our asados or grilled meats.

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Colombian Tree Tomato Juice (Jugo de Tomate de Arbol en Leche)

14 comments June 3, 2009

Tomate de Arbol or tamarillo is a popular Colombian fruit. It is tangy with a little sweetness, is a great source of Vitamin A, B6 and C and also contains Vitamin E and Thiamine. In Colombia it is used in juice, desserts, and sauces. In the United States I found it frozen in the Latin […]

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Pineapple Juice (Jugo de Piña)

8 comments June 2, 2009
Pineapple Juice

Jugo de Piña or Pineapple Juice is a simple and popular drink in Colombian homes.It is one of my favorite drinks and it’s very easy to make and delicious. Enjoy this refreshing and traditional Colombian fruit juice on a hot summer day. Buen provecho!

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Colombian Banana Drink (Jugo de Banano en Leche)

12 comments May 28, 2009

We Colombians love fruit juices and in fact, we end almost all our meals with them. Jugos de fruta are very popular in Colombian restaurants and homes. My mom would make a pitcher of some sort of fruit juice every day for us when I was growing up. Some people prefer the juices made with […]

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Watermelon Juice (Jugo de Sandía)

10 comments May 15, 2009
Jugo de patilla

This Jugo de Sandía or Patilla is delicious and extremely refreshing on a hot day. Try it, your kids will love you for it! Buen provecho!

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