My take on Top Chef Season 2 Ilan Hall's recipe of Fideos with Clams and Saffron
Absolutely Argentina in these beef filled empanadas.
not like traditional refried pinto beans, these black beans are simmered in broth until they're reduced down to a spreadable consistency
Chicken Soup for the Soul with lime, ginger, chipotle and corianer and chickpeas.
freshly made tortillas
Creme de Cacao + Heavy Cream + Guys + Dolls = Doncellita
An easy and versatile picadillo recipe.
Chicken and chorizo filled empanada
Homemade corn tortillas filled guajillo chuck roast.
make the most of the less-luxe meats like shoulder with a slow cooker - Cuban Pork Shoulder to serve with Black Beans and Rice
Chimichurri Chicken en Croute: cream cheese, chimichurri sauce, tender chicken - all wrapped up in puff pastry.
Feijoada: the pinnacle of pork and beans.
Peruvian Quinoa Corn Chowder
how to make lunch sexier than dinner: yellowtail ceviche with orange, cardamom, and pomegranate
Flavorful shredded pork with a chipotle kick to use in tacos, enchiladas, sandwiches, nachos, or whatever suits your fancy.
Heart-shaped empanadas with a creamy spinach and cheese filling.
Green Pipian sauce - Mexican sauce made of pumpkin seeds
Empanadas filled with cheese
Everything you've ever wanted to know about this citrusy fruit, commonly used in Latin American Sauces.
"Quindim de IaIá", a Brazilian egg and coconut Desert.
Puerto Rican Style Beans
Peruvian Roasted Chicken, first attempt at copying Pollo A La Brasa's insanely deelish chicken at home.
Isn't this basically a quesadilla...on bread? nonetheless, the Mexican Grilled Cheese Sandwich with cotija cheese and avocado looks perfect for lunch
a vegetarian burger with a Latin flair - Black Bean Burgers served with sour cream and salsa (and i'd add guacamole, too)
Beans, Beef, Sausage and Bacon, does it get better than that?
Patron Silver tequila + fresh lime juice + orange juice + agave nectar + watermelon cubes = Mellow Melon Margarita
Baked Plantains with Mojo Dip. These are lighter than traditional fried tostones.
Argentinian style Blood Orange Flan with two different caramel sauces.
If you are tired of Xmas cookies, why not try some Xmas empanadas?
Cuban garbanzo con chorizo
Puerto Rican soul food - veggie stew with plantains and beans.
Homemade Argentinian Chimichurri sauce. Used as a marinade & sauce for steak but also used it as dressing for a chickpea salad. Fresh and tastes of summer. Delicious!
Nicaraguan Shark Ceviche