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One Cuban dish you should try

Ropa Vieja, yes that means old clothes in Spanish, but in Cuba it’s also one of the most typical and tasty dishes.

It contains meat so Vegetarians should try something else. 386 more words


Foreign Flavours - Colombia: Ropa Vieja/Carne Desmechada & Plantain Empañadas + Avocado Sauce

Why  settle for ropa vieja when you can have ropa vieja empañadas? Right? Right!

I stumbled upon Erica Dinho’s mycolombianrecipes.com while looking into carne desmechada… 485 more words


Una completa

I walked into Gigi’s Bakery with the sole intention of having a cortadito and a pastelito de guayaba. Instead, I left with an Ironbeer in hand and my pants unbuttoned. 263 more words

L.A. Guide

Carne Mechada - Venezuelan Shredded Beef


Shredded beef is a key dish in Latin American cooking, from Cuba’s rather unappetizingly named but utterly delicious “ropa vieja” (“old clothes”) to Venezuela’s national dish Pabellon Criollo, where the beef is typically accompanied by white rice, black beans and slices of fried plantain. 424 more words


Crockpot Ropa Vieja

As part of my Whole30 I decided I needed to spread my culinary wings a bit. Recipes, even those that met the criteria, were to be put on the back burner till the end forcing me to try new dishes. 308 more words


PDX Eats: Cuban Happy Hour

Hilary: A couple of weeks ago, Ashley and I went on a sibling trip to Portland, OR, along with one of our brothers and his wife. 1,320 more words

The Savory Sisters