Category Archives: Informative

The best of Dominican Desserts!

Hello friends and fellow foodies! For some time we had been noticing the obvious: everyone loves desserts. What we found interesting is that, much as Dominican cuisine as a whole, Dominican desserts are largely unknown. I mean, it makes sense … Continue reading

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Gourmand World Cookbook Awards 2013

Hello friends and fellow foodies! Today we share some great news we received yesterday. Our “Diccionario Culinario Dominicano” (The Spanish edition of the “Dominican Cooking Lexicon) has been selected as one the world’s best 250 books of the first half … Continue reading

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Spaghetti Bolognese Dominican Heat Style

Hello friends and fellow foodies! One of the most simple, delicious and popular Dominican recipes is Spaghetti “A la Criolla” (Dominican Style spaghettis) Almost all popular eateries and street food trucks and stands have spaghetti made this way for breakfast … Continue reading

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The Dominican Cooking Lexicon

Hello friends and fellow foodies! A few weeks ago I shared with you, with some sadness, our new project: Diccionario Culinario Dominicano. We were of course very happy to present it in our Spanish site (elfogoncito.net) but it was bittersweet … Continue reading

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Diccionario Culinario Dominicano FREE today on Amazon!

dominican food Hello friends and fellow foodies! As promised the Diccionario Culinario Dominicano (Dominican culinary dictionary) will be available FREE today for digital download from Amazon. Don’t miss out and please don’t forget to  leave an honest review. Just click on the link (the book) … Continue reading

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DominicanHeat.Com

Hello friends and fellow foodies! Today I wanted to briefly explain what is probably more than evident by now. As many of you know, this is the English edition of my original Dominican food recipe website elfogoncito.net. As such, in … Continue reading

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Mamá Pura’s recipes. The cookbook!

Today’s a very special day for elfogoncito.net and its English speaking sister elfogoncitoinenglish.worpress.com Many of you, the older ones at the site, know who “Mamá Pura” is. “Mamá Pura” is my grandma and one of the three great traditional Dominican … Continue reading

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Celeriac, turnip-rooted celery, rooted celery, celery root and knob celery!

Hello friends! For some time I’ve been sharing some celeriac recipes and some of you have asked me about it, so I thought today was a good day as any to talk a bit about celeriac.(AKA “ turnip-rooted celery,  rooted … Continue reading

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