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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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Plantain two ways!

Hello friends and fellow foodies! A few days ago we shared our Racairo™ friend’s congri (Dominican* bean rice). We promised some more of their videos and here we have another one. Racairo™ shares two very traditional plantain recipes: tostones and mangu (mahn-goo) … Continue reading

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Racairo™ @ Dominican Heat! (Racairo™ Style Salmon)

¡Racairo™ en fogoncito! Racairo, fogoncito.net, cocina dominicana, comida dominicana Hello everyone! The “sous chef” and I love movies and have loved movies for many years. Many years ago we met an excellent movie critic and shared with him many events since … Continue reading

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“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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Rulo tostones! (/Rule/-Oh/)

Hello everyone! Recipes keep piling up and I keep having a hard time sharing them! Today I found a bit of time to share another Dominican jewel! As you probably know, Caribbean people are very (VERY) fond of Musaceae. Puerto Ricans, … 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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