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Yucca Salsa

Did I mention there is one vegetable in the cornucopia of marketed delights here that you might best avoid? Yucca! Aptly named, believe me. I boiled several tuberous roots — just long enough to soften them — so I thought, and the things became a gooey mess. 85 more words

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La Isla Cuisine - Puerto Rican Deliciousness

I’m finally reviewing a favorite restaurant of mine – I finally remembered to take photos of the food before I ate it all!

La Isla has two locations, one in Seattle, WA on Market Street and another in Redmond, WA on Redmond Way. 391 more words

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#54: Eat at Sol Food. Get a taste of Puerto Rico.

A former co-worker at Restoration Hardware (hi, Shante!) turned me onto Sol Food. Now I can’t get the taste of its delicious veggie sandwich out of my head. 302 more words

Food & Drinks

Lechonera El Jibarito #1

So this is a pretty sweet story. @Xobejm has a classmate who has been with her since pre- K.

Celia and @xobejm have been friends ever since and one day we heard Celia’s parents own a restaurant. 258 more words


Three Generations, One Cookbook, and Memories of Puerto Rico

Originally published on August 25, 2014 as part of Feet in 2 Worlds Coming to the Table issue.

My grandmother, known fondly as “Tata,” inspired me to start cooking. 208 more words