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Cooking Tostones (Fried Plantains) People need electricity to cook!

Only the hard ones will do

Pop the Coca Cola

Cut to the slant

Fry crush fry

Crispy love

Like home

Insatiable with desire


Not bananas!

My sole experience with plantains was accidentally buying one in a supermarket in Hell’s Kitchen, just off Columbus Ave. I thought I was buying a banana. 380 more words


New Year, New You Dinner Bowl

New year, new you? New year, new foods! For all of you go-getters clamoring to invest in a $1000 juice cleanse and “detox*” from the barrels of alcohol and bricks of sugar you consumed in the latter part of 2017: have I got the plan for… 1,672 more words


Kerala Banana Chips

I love banana chips. When I was younger I would always buy banana chips in bulk from local food store. And yes I remember my friends used to ask me to get banana chips whenever I visited hometown (Kerala). 470 more words

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Foodie Friday: Dominican Meatballs

One basket, four ingredients, 60 minutes to make an amazing dish…this is Foodie Friday “Chopped” edition. 357 more words


Antigua Cocina Guatemalteca (Antioch)

Eating at Antigua Cocina Guatemalteca is a delightful, surprising, and refreshing. Every single time. The food is familiar and comforting but provides a unique flavor profile. 321 more words


How Costa Rica Exporter Used Fruit to Cheat U.S. Consumers

Q Costa Rica (QCR) news reports on a pineapple racket. Ricardo Rudin Mathieu put labels bearing the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s organic seal on boxes of non-organic pineapples (those grown conventionally, with chemicals). 246 more words