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Peruvian Chicken Stew

A recipe that my Peruvian fellows could find similar to the typical Seco but which in this form I do not dare to call like that any more.  368 more words


Salsita multiusos

Que rico es tener una buena receta de una salsita que nos sirva para acompañar diferentes platos!  ya sea para papitas cocidas o para echarla encima carnes y parrilla en general, sobre una buena hamburguesa o con un choclo entero …  esta les va a encantar! 107 more words



The base of all the best Puerto Rican dishes is sofrito, a brilliant blend of onion, pepper, garlic, cilantro and culantro.  I can’t believe in the five years I’ve been writing this blog I haven’t posted it yet.   418 more words


Puerto Rican Pigeon Peas and Rice, Arroz con Gandules

I know I’ve written of Christmas in Puerto Rico but, truly, it is a thing to behold.  The breezes were balmy and cool especially in the mountains where we spent a considerable amount of time during the Christmas holidays.   1,114 more words