Colombian Ajiaca is a chicken and potato soup native to the region of Bogotá, Colombia’s sprawling, high-altitude capital. It’s perfect for cold winter nights and whenever you need a bowl of comforting chicken soup.
Asopao is Puerto Rico’s national soup and one of the most important gastronomic recipes in Puerto Rico. This version features chicken, the most classic version of this one pot wonder.
Coquito means “Little Coconut” in Spanish, and is a traditional Christmas drink that originated in Puerto Rico. If you like coconut and rum, you’ll love Puerto Rican Coquito! This egg free creamy coconut-based alcoholic beverage is a staple during the holiday season.
A direct descendant Spanish Crema Catalana, Puerto Rican natilla is a rich milk custard flavored with cinnamon & lemon. It’s decadent, creamy and delish!
My stovetop macaroni and cheese features a velvety cheese sauce and crispy Panko bread crumb topping. It’s the ultimate comfort food!
Budin, or Puerto Rican Bread Pudding is a bread dessert that’s very popular in Puerto Rico, especially during the holidays. Unlike American bread pudding, Puerto Rican budin is served at room temperature or preferably cold. It is delicious, inexpensive, and easy to make!
This coconut cream cheese flan (flan de coco) recipe is out of this world. And I don’t even like flan like that. But this…THIS! The cream cheese is the key…
Mantecaditos are classic Puerto Rican shortbread cookies that feature a guava paste center, and are especially popular for Christmas!
Pastelón is a classic Puerto Rican dish made with layers of thinly-sliced sweet plantains, ground meat, and cheese! Think of it as a Puerto Rican version of lasagna. It’s the perfect casserole to make for a potluck or family gathering.
Puerto Rican chicharrones de pollo are deliciously crispy morsels of fried chicken, marinated with Latin spices and wrapped in a super crunchy crust.