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Queso frito

Queso Frito (Fried Cheese) and Happy Holidays

Erica Dinho
5 from 9 votes
Course Side Dish
Cuisine Colombian
Servings 2 servings


  • 4 1-inch-thick slices of queso de freir
  • ΒΌ cup masarepa precooked corn meal
  • Oil


  • Heat oil in a nonstick pan over medium-low heat.
  • Meanwhile, dip cheese into the masarepa, just to lightly coat. Shake off any excess.
  • Arrange cheese in hot oil and cook about 2 minutes per side or until browned. Remove cheese with a slotted spoon and let drain for a couple seconds on paper towels. Serve warm.
Keyword Traditional Colombian
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