Tostones with Roasted Garlic Mayo
As I walk by the bananas in the grocery store, the often overlooked plantains cry out "use us, use us" and I put my head down and quickly move along regretting that I never do
Chicken and Rice (Arroz con Pollo)
Colombian-Style Arroz con Pollo was one of my favorite recipes growing up. My mom would make it at least once a week for lunch. Rice with chicken is one of the
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Carne Bistec - Colombian Steak with Onions and Tomatoes
Beef lovers, you'll love this quick Colombian steak dish cooked with onions, tomatoes and cumin. The onions and tomatoes create a flavorful sauce which is wonderful served over rice.
Puerto Rican Style Chicken A La Jamie
So my hubby, Normando Luis… OR as I call him: Normy and Norman. Well his family does this amazing rub on pork roast that they make for Christmas every year. You can find the recipe here: Reci…
One Pot Puerto Rican Chicken and Rice - Immaculate Bites
ne Pot Puerto Rican Chicken and Rice: An incredible chicken meal that would excite your taste buds. Flavored with sofrito sauce, spices, peas and olives. So easy to make and comes together quickly.
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Pollo Guisada starts with sofrito, the base of Puerto Rican cuisine. Sofrito is to Puerto Rican food what a mirepoix is to French cooking or the trinity is to Cajun/Creole Cuisine. The Guisada was full of pieces of chicken on the bone, peppers, garlic, onions, herbs, tomato sauce, potatoes, and cilantro. Delicious!!! The recipe follows and I heartily recommend that you try this one. Your family will love it.