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Plantain Shrimp Baskets

Plantain And Shrimp Baskets With Coconut-Peanut Sauce

June 15, 2015 - 10:15 am in Condiments, Healthy Tips, Nutrition, Recipes
Plantain And Shrimp Baskets With Coconut-Peanut Sauce
3.8 (76%) 5 votes

Thinking about hosting a gathering for friends and family? Nothing against cheese and crackers or crudité platters, but with a little extra effort, you can put together a starter that will make your guests smile at the scrumptious combination of flavors in…

Camote Breakfast

Power Up with Camote and Eggs Breakfast

April 1, 2015 - 11:22 am in Condiments, Healthy Tips, Nutrition, Organic Foods, Recipes
Power Up with Camote and Eggs Breakfast
2.67 (53.33%) 3 votes

Camote, yams and batatas are just some the hundreds of tuberous vegetables species there are. Unlike yams, which are native to Africa and Asia, camotes…

Cilantro & Culantro

Culantro vs Cilantro: Two Distinct Wonderful Herbs!

March 5, 2015 - 12:10 pm in Condiments, Healthy Tips, Nutrition, Organic Foods
Culantro vs Cilantro: Two Distinct Wonderful Herbs!
4.33 (86.67%) 3 votes

Culantro and cilantro have been used for centuries in international cuisines such as Thai and of course Latino.  Few Latino cooks would actually get…

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How About Mexican Pozole Rojo for Dinner?

February 9, 2015 - 9:37 am in Condiments, Culinary News, Natural Health, Nutrition, Recipes
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Pozole is a traditional Mexican soup made with a variety of chiles. You can find pozole rojo, verde and blanco, each of them uses a different variety of chiles that imparts a distinctive color and flavor. The one I made is pozole rojo. I got this recipe during…

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Nopalitos con Camarones y sofrito: Cactus Paddles with Sofrito Shrimp!

February 3, 2015 - 12:08 pm in Condiments, Healthy Tips, Natural Health, Nutrition, Recipes
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Nopal is a species of the cactus family, which include over a hundred other species. Although it may be unfamiliar to most other Latin American countries, nopales are widely consumed in Mexico; their country of origin. Nopales are best when the paddles have…