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Ingredients: 3 large avocados
Freshly ground pepper
1 cup chopped, cooked ham
1 cup mayonnaise
3 hardboiled eggs, chopped
Romaine or iceberg lettuce, shredded
... | Instructions: Carefully peel the avocados, cut into halves lengthwise, and remove and discard the pits.
In a bowl combine the ham and hardboiled eggs, season to taste with...
Ingredients: 3 cups shredded yucca or cassava
1 1/2 cups queso fresco (fresh cheese), grated
1 cup sugar
1 tablespoon butter, melted
3/4 cup grated coconut
1 cup coconut milk
1 teaspoon ground star anis... | Instructions: Preheat the oven to 400F.
In a large bowl place all the ingredients and mix well.
Place the mixture in a buttered baking...
Ingredients: 3 tbsp. oil
1 garlic clove
3/4 cup water
1 tsp. salt
2 cups cooked ground beef
1 dash cumin
1 1/2 cups rice
Ready-made pastry shell
Hard-boiled egg (optional)... | Instructions: Heat oil, brown the garlic and onion. Cook until onion softens. Add water.
Bring to boil and add rice. Let boil for 15 minutes.
Mix in mea...
Ingredients: 1/2 pound dried chick-peas, rinsed in cold water, picked over, and left in water to cover overnight or 4 cups canned chick-peas, drained
One 4-ounce piece salt pork, rind removed
1 large green bell... | Instructions: If using dried chick-peas, place the soaked peas in a large stockpot with the water and bay leaf and simmer, covered,...
Ingredients: 3 lb chicken pieces, skin and fat discarded
1 tbl corn oil
1 tsp salt
1/4 tsp black pepper
1/2 cup chopped onion
1 clove garlic, chopped fine
1/2 cup chopped ripe tomato
1 1/2 cup raw rice
1 c... | Instructions: In a large skillet brown the chicken in the oil over medium heat for 20 minutes.
Sprinkle with 1/2 tsp salt and the ...
Ingredients: 1 cup medium Pace Picante Sauce
⅓ cup olive oil
¼ cup apple cider vinegar
⅔ cup cilantro, chopped
2 cloves, minced
½ cup green onions, chopped
4 tablespoons water
&fra... | Instructions: On a cutting board, chop the cilantro finely.
In a small bowl, add all the ingredients and mix well. ...
Ingredients: 12-15 corn husks for wrapping
1/4 cup lard
1/4 cup butter, softened
2 teaspoons baking powder
2 cups masa harina
1 cup warm water
2 teaspoons salt
2-3 ears corn on the cob ... | Instructions: Add the cornhusks to a large pot. Pour boiling water over them and let them soak for at least 30 minutes to make them pliable.
Ingredients: 1 lb. brown sugar
1 cup water
1 lb. fresh grated coconut
Juice of 1/2 lime
... | Instructions: In a saucepan combine brown sugar and water.
Simmer gently until mixture forms a thick syrup.
Have a cup of cold water ready.
Drop a little of the boiling syrup into it.
When the syrup can be gathered up in the fingers as a s...
Ingredients: 8 pieces of cod
3 tablespoons tomato sauce
1 bulb of garlic
1 kg onion
1 chili pepper
1 jar of choricero peppers
... | Instructions: After soaking the cod for 40 hours to remove the salt, chop the onion finely, poaching it over a low heat with half a bulb of garlic.
When the onion is ready, add the choricero pep...
Ingredients: 1 pound prunes
1 pound currants
1 pound raisins
1 pound dates
1/2 pound figs
1/2 pound mixed dried fruits
1 cup Martell Cognac
1 cup cherry cordial
1 cup Port wine
2 1/2 cup... | Instructions: In a very large bowl, mix together prunes, currants, raisins, dates, figs and mixed fruit.
Pour Cognac, cherry cord...
Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups of water
1 teaspoon of salt
1/2 can of sweet corn
1 grated carrot, whole
2 tablespoon of corn oil
1/2 cup of chicken consommé
1 tablespoon of cold butter
1 1/2 cups of rice, washed w... | Instructions: Add 2 tablespoons of the oil, salt and grated carrot in a deep frying pan or a saucepan.
Over medium flame saute th...
Ingredients: Cake / Pan Lefi:
2 cups of sugar
2 cups of milk
1/2 cup of milk
3 teaspoons of baking powder
1 teaspoon of vanilla
1/2 large can of condensed milk
Large can of evaporated milk
... | Instructions: Cake / Pan Lefi: Beat the egg whites until it becomes "snow like".
Then slowly add the egg yolks, sugar, flour milk...
Ingredients: 5 medium bananas
2/3 cup shredded coconut
1/3 cup orange juice
3 tablespoons brown sugar
1 tablespoon butter
1 tablespoon lemon juice... | Instructions: Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
Arrange bananas first in a small (9-inch) greased pie plate or casserole dish add remaining ingredients, adding coconut last.
Bake 10 minutes...
Ingredients: 3/4 ounce vodka
3/4 ounce rum, 151 proof
2 ounces fruit punch
1/2 ounce orange liqueur
1/2 ounce banana liqueur
Cocoei, a locally-made anise-based liqueur... | Instructions: Pour all ingredients into a shaker with ice.
Shake and pour into a tall glass.
Top with Cocoei.
Ingredients: 2 pounds pork ribs
20 big tomatoes
Salt, pepper, vinegar and achiote (annatto) to taste
1 teaspoon ground oregano
1/4 teaspoon cumin
20 tomatillos (small green or white tomato)
8 cl... | Instructions: Wash well and leave the meat to dry. Season it with salt and pepper and little bit of vinegar and let it stand for a ...
Ingredients: 3 1/2 lb chicken
3 quarts water
2 small yellow onions, minced
4 medium garlic cloves, minced
1/4 tsp salt, or to taste
1/8 tsp black pepper, freshly ground
3/4 lb yucca, peeled
2 medium red-ski... | Instructions: Rinse the chicken under cold running water.
Put the chicken, water, half of the minced onions, 2 cloves garlic, and ...
Ingredients: 200 grams dried black beans
Pinch of bicarbonate of soda
Pancetta or bacon rashers
1 green pepper
2 cloves of garlic
Worc... | Instructions: Place the beans in a large saucepan or bowl. Cover with tap water leaving at least an inch of water above the beans a...
Ingredients: 4 slices bread
1/2 cup flour
1 lb. freshly ground lean beef
1/2 cup vegetable oil
Salt and pepper to taste
1 tsp parsley
... | Instructions: Soak bread in water for 5 minutes.
Combine all the ingredients in a large bowl.
Roll mixture into small balls. Coat with flour.
Fry in heated oil until golden brown. ...
Ingredients: 1/2 lb corn flour (masa harina)
1/2 lb dough flour or Maseca
4 oz vegetable oil
1/4 lb Mozzarella cheese, shredded
3 tablespoon vegetable oil
1/2 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
1/4 lb chorizo sau... | Instructions: Dough: Combine dough flour, corn flour, and salt in a mixing bowl. Stir in water gradually until smooth.
Ingredients: 2-3 pounds flank or skirt steak
1-2 onions, thinly sliced
2-3 oranges, juice only
Salt and pepper to season
1/4 cup oil... | Instructions: In a large stainless steel or glass bowl, mix the meat with the onions, orange juice, salt, pepper and oil.
Cover and marinate at least 1 hour, or better yet overnight.
Start a good fire ...