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Chicharrón de Pescado con Ají de Mango (Fish Fritters with Mango Sauce)

4 comments September 28, 2014
Chicharrón de Pescado con Ají de Mango (Fish Fritter with Mango Sauce)

Chicharrón is a dish usually made from fried pork rind, but in Latin América and Spain, there are other variations of chicharrón made from chicken, beef and fish. The most popular Chicharrón in Colombia is made with thick, fried strips of pork belly. It has a crunchy texture and is one of the indispensable components […]

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Arepas de Yuca (Cassava Arepas)

5 comments September 24, 2014
Arepas de Yuca (Cassava Arepas)

Arepa is a patty made with precooked corn flour which can be baked, grilled or fried. They are popular in Colombian and Venezuelan cuisine, and are a very versatile food that can be eaten for breakfast, lunch or dinner. The most popular arepa in Colombia is made with corn flour (masarepa). However, we also make […]

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Simple Empanada Dough for Baking

8 comments September 20, 2014
Simple Empanada Dough for Baking

If making empanada dough from scratch intimidates you, don’t let it! Homemade empanada dough requires only a handful of ingredients, flour, salt, egg, cold water and butter, and it comes together in under ten minutes! I love using my food processor for my homemade dough because it is quicker and easier than making it using […]

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Simple Labor Day Menu

1 comment August 28, 2014
Receta de Coco Loco Colombiano

I hope you enjoy this holiday weekend, relaxing with friends and family, while eating some great food! Here are some tasty recipes for your Labor Day menu. Buen provecho!

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Sweetpotato, Chorizo and Cheese Cakes with Cilantro Sauce

10 comments August 13, 2014
Sweetpotato, Chorizo and Cheese Cakes with Cilantro Sauce

This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with California Sweetpotatoes and Latina Bloggers Connect. However, the recipe, pictures and all opinions are 100% my own. Did you know that sweetpotato can be spelled as one word? A sweetpotato is not a sweet potato, but is actually an entirely different vegetable than a potato and has […]

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Simple Meals with Buen Sabor

7 comments July 30, 2014
Buen Sabor

Over the last five years since creating this site, I’ve had the opportunity to work with wonderful companies, developing recipes, writing reviews, and sharing their products on my blog. Keeping you informed about the products and ingredients I use in my kitchen that make my food better and my life a little easier, is just […]

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Limonada de Sandía (Watermelon Limeade)

6 comments July 28, 2014
Limonada de Sandía (Watermelon Limeade)

One of the most refreshing ways to enjoy fresh fruit for me is by drinking a limonada de fruta, a fruit drink made with different types of fresh fruit, water, lime juice and sugar. Every stand at the beach on the Atlantic coast of Colombia serves large jars of fresh limeades. But you don’t have […]

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