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Vegetarian Lunch Menu

6 comments July 27, 2009
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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
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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

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
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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
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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
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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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