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Passionfruit Mojitos by the Pitcher or Glass

Summer evenings in the neighborhood can be wonderful. Occasionally on a Friday some of us neighbors bring out folding chairs and sit together in one front year for a bit of happy hour while the kids go mental on someone else’s lawn. 225 more words

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KID IN THE KITCHEN: Tembleque (Tropical Coconut Pudding)

We spent the better part of last summer in Puerto Rico, and among the tasty things that my little guy fell in love with was… 275 more words

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Sangría Tropical (and rainforest paradise pictures)

When the heat gets tropical, so should the drinks.

On a recent trip to the mountains of Puerto Rico, I was inspired by a wonderfully cooling and exotic sangría I had up around and about… 494 more words

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Salmorejo de jueyes (Land Crab Stew)

There are a number of land crab species skittering about Caribbean coastlines. Some are edible and the one we eat most here in Puerto Rico (although I am told they mostly are imported from Venezuela these days) is… 335 more words

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Guingambó Guisado (Stewed Okra) Even if you think it's gooey, you'll like the food history

In Puerto Rico we call it guingambó (geen-gahm-BOH) or variations on that word, which seems to derive from the original African term for it. You may know it as… 575 more words

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Hot Chocolate, Chocolate Caliente - Sweet Memories

For my six-year-old, it was all about the creamy, sweet, warm yumminess of some homemade hot chocolate. For me, it was all about channeling my grandmother. 362 more words

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Top Five Hot, Cheap & Easy Recipe Posts for 2013!

I always like to have a look at which recipes really fired people up during the year.And this year it was a mix of steady veterans and newcomers, continental and Caribbean. 234 more words

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