Tag Archives: boricua

“Arenque con trozo” (boiled plantains with stewed herring!)

“Tajo con trozo”, arenque con trozo (boiled plantains with stewed herring!) Dominican recipes, dominican food Hello friends! “Tajo con trozo” is a phrase that even for regular Dominicans will sound weird. You would have to be from the Dominican Northern … Continue reading

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Mangú! (/Man-Goo/)

Dominican mangu recipe Hello friends and fellow foodies!! It never ceases to amaze me that after almost 300 recipes I still find everyday popular récipes to publish like mangú (pronounced Man-Goo) Mangú practically runs through the veins of Dominicans. Few … Continue reading

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Dragonfruit shake!

Hello friends and fellow foodies!! The pitajaya, pitahaya, pitahayas, Pitaya or dragon fruit is not very common in Dominican cuisine but in the last years we have begun to see it with more frequency in the markets and to have … Continue reading

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Plantain baskets!

Hello friends and fellow foodies!! Today I bring you a true marvel of Neo-Dominican Cuisine. A delicious, beautiful and creative finger food (I did not invent it, this is just my version) that tastes very much Dominican, so Caribbean, so … Continue reading

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“Russian” salad!

Hello friends and fellow foodies!! Some days ago, looking at how popular the potato salad recipe had become, I realized that one of the most popular recipes in traditional contemporary Dominican cuisine had not been published yet: “Russian salad”! Years … Continue reading

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Delicious eggplant au gratin!

Hello dear friends and fellow foodies!! Since I started to write and share recipes the idea was to share from my personal experience and cookbook. With time I seen that to bring you the most traditional recipes I’ve had to … Continue reading

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What a great idea: Blue chips!

Hello my dear friends!! Today I share another discovery from our last trip. Maybe you’ve seen it before, but we had not and found it pretty cool and fun! ¡Blue chips come, incredibly, from blue potatoes! The blue is not … Continue reading

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Fogoncito news!

Hello Everyone! The last days have been of a lot of work, we have received many recipes, we have added many recipes to our “to try list” list, we have cooked a lot and naturally, we have eaten a lot! … Continue reading

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