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Yaniqueques (Dominican Johny Cakes)

Yaniqueques (Dominican Johny Cakes) by Yolanda Fernandez

Yaniqueque is flat bread, usually round. It is made with ingredients such as flour, salt, and water. This is a comfort food in the Dominican Republic. I learned how to make yaniqueques from my mother, but then I modified the recipe because I like it one way and she likes it in another. For example, she makes them small and fat. I…

2 votes
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Arroz con Azafran (Saffron Rice)

Arroz con Azafran (Saffron Rice) by myra byanka

Easy prep recipe for savory rice using Sazon Goya con Azafran. This recipe will work with Latin, Indian, and other cuisines.

1 vote
26463 views
Pumpkin with Shrimp or Camarao na Moranga

Pumpkin with Shrimp or Camarao na Moranga by Michele Grason

This is a traditional Brazilian recipe and perfect for the fall!

2 votes
16737 views
Shrimp appetizers

Shrimp appetizers by georges skaf

4 votes
35336 views
Brazil: Empadinhas de Camarao (Shrimp Empanadas)

Brazil: Empadinhas de Camarao (Shrimp Empanadas) by Danielle Pallaske

“Empadas (pies), Pasteis (turnovers) are among the famous Brazilian appetizers called salgadinhos (salty things). Empadas are made in different sizes, with the small ones being called empadinhas. These pastries are filled with a myriad of different ingredients, they are addictively delicious and freeze very well. Make ahead or make…

3 votes
10418 views
Bob Marley's Chargrilled-Jerk Chicken with Creamy Cucumber Dipping Sauce

Bob Marley's Chargrilled-Jerk Chicken with Creamy Cucumber Dipping Sauce by Danielle Pallaske

The flavors in the following recipe from Bob Marley's Restaurant does a beautiful job of melding together the jerk spices for what is the best jerk marinade I have ever used (homemade or store bought). You get a lovely citrus flavor from the habanero,…

2 votes
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Homemade Sofrito Seasoning

Homemade Sofrito Seasoning by myra byanka

This is a version of the seasoning used in much of Latin America. People often make a batch and freeze most of it in covered ice trays. Sofrito is added to things like soups, stews, sauces, rice, chicken dishes, etc. This version is made with ingredients readily available in groceries and Latin markets in America.

1 vote
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Homemade Smoked Sazon (Seasoning)

Homemade Smoked Sazon (Seasoning) by myra byanka

Don't buy Goya. Make your own dry sazon for Latin American cooking. This recipe contains no msg, is super easy to make, and is used to prepare meats, poultry, beans, soups, stews, etc. Annato powder (achiote) adds a beautiful color to dishes, such as rice.

1 vote
5922 views
Arepas

Arepas by Joy

A sweet masa pancake filled with cheese and topped with carnitas http://joyjoycreativeoutlet.blogspot.com/2010/06/arepas.html

2 votes
3981 views
Chimichurri

Chimichurri by Jeremy Cheng

4 votes
11371 views
pizza caseira

pizza caseira by abby

the creamy sauce with the scent of oregano leaves makes u love to eat more. simple and easy to do...

2 votes
2874 views
Smashed Avocado

Smashed Avocado by Jeremy Cheng

3 votes
9042 views
Arroz Con Pollo

Arroz Con Pollo by Dana Salvo

A very flavorful classic Latin dish. Chicken and Rice.

2 votes
5422 views
Brazilian Cheese Roll

Brazilian Cheese Roll by Thaís de Sant'Anna

It's not the traditional recipe , but isreally good!

1 vote
3352 views
Simple Chimichurri Sauce

Simple Chimichurri Sauce by Madi Moreno de Arjona

I found out about this sauce when I ordered some steaks from Schwan's and fell in love with it. I have tried a lot of recipes but this has come close, and now thanks to a new restaurant in McAllen "SOLO EMPANADAS", now I can enjoy it when ever I want without having to make it. By the way this tastes great on pork, chicken, toasted…

1 vote
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