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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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Stewed beef Dominican Style!

¡Hello friends and fellow foodies! Some time ago I shared the stewed chicken Santo Domingo style récipe and before that I had shared the stewed chicken, traditional style, (In the Spanish side of el fogoncito) but I still owed you … 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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El fogoncito’s first anniversary!

Hello my dear friends! Today is a very special day! Exactly one year ago, fighting my natural resistance to share my recipes, I decided to open this blog to share them. I first started with the Spanish side (elfogoncito.net) and … Continue reading

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A delicious “Lo Mein”!

Hello dear friends and fellow foodies!! Some days ago I shared my personal chow fan recipe! I admit that I’m a fan of Chinese food… well, I am a fan of food, period! LOL! For some time I have been … Continue reading

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