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by Fin Fan Fun Photo & Video on Jul 11, 2016

Arroz Atollado Colombiano (Colombian-Style Pork Risotto)

Plain boiled rice is eaten by most people in Colombia every day, but for entertaining, a more interesting rice dish is often served. Arroz Atollado is a typical dish from the Colombian region “Valle del Cauca” . Some people add chorizo or longani...
by My Colombian Recipes on Feb 27, 2016

Lengua en Salsa Criolla (Colombian-Style Tongue with Creole Sauce)

Lengua en Salsa Criolla is a dish that I’ve wanted to make for some time but wasn’t able to find cow’s tongue in my local grocery. When Rumba meats asked me to make a recipe using their product, I knew I had to make this traditional Colombi...
by My Colombian Recipes on Feb 24, 2016

Chicken and Vegetable Stew

You know those meals that remind you of your childhood and make you feel at home, no matter where you are? This Chicken and Vegetable Stew is one of those recipes for me! My mom made it at least once a week when I was a child growing up in Colombia.
by My Colombian Recipes on Feb 22, 2016

Aliños Colombianos (Seasoning Paste)

Aliños Sauce  is a seasoning mix paste that my grandmother kept in her refrigerator year-round. I use Colombian Aliños as a base in some of my recipes and to marinade meat or poultry. Ingredients ½ medium green pepper, chopped ½ medium red peppe...
by My Colombian Recipes on Feb 16, 2016

Plantain Cake (Torta de Plátano Maduro)

Colombians love plátanos and bocadillo or plantains and guava paste in English. We mix these ingredients to make a customary Colombian dish called Torta de Plátano. This dish requires the use of very ripe plantains, heavily spotted. This plantain c...
by My Colombian Recipes on Feb 8, 2016

Cazuela de Mariscos (Seafood Stew)

Colombia is bordered by the Atlantic and the Pacific Oceans, which provides the country with great seafood. This delicious creamy Cazuela de Mariscos is quick to cook and perfect for entertaining or as a weekend dinner dish for the whole family. I lo...
by My Colombian Recipes on Feb 2, 2016

Oxtail, Rice and Vegetable Soup

Food is one of the greatest sources of homesickness for those of us not living in our home-countries or home-states. Even if you love everything else about your new home, you likely still miss some of your favorite foods, that you can only get at ‘...
by My Colombian Recipes on Jan 28, 2016

Papas Chorreadas (Potatoes with Cream and Cheese Sauce)

Papas Chorreadas is a typical Colombian side dish, born in the Andean zone of the country, these creamy potatoes are delicious with meat dishes. And they are a must as a side dish for Sobrebarriga al Horno. Red potatoes covered with a delicious sauce...
by My Colombian Recipes on Jan 21, 2016

Coconut Flan (Flan de Coco)

Coconut Flan or Flan de Coco is very popular on the Coast of Colombia. Flan de Leche is the traditional flan and is the base for many other variations. This Flan de Coco is one of my favorites! Buen provecho! Ingredients (6 Servings) CARAMEL 1 cup su...
by My Colombian Recipes on Jan 14, 2016

Sopa de Cangrejo (Crab and Coconut Soup)

Winters in Medellín, Colombia are quite different than winters here in the Northeast United States. I was accustomed to no less than 60 degree temperatures during Colombian winters, so when I first experienced sub-zero temperatures, I realized this...
by My Colombian Recipes on Jan 11, 2016

Sudado de Albóndigas (Meatball Stew)

Sudado is a very common dish in Colombia. You can also make sudado with chicken, beef or pork instead of meatballs. My grandmother made this Sudado de Albóndigas at least once a week. When you talk about something that’s truly Colombian, there is...
by My Colombian Recipes on Jan 4, 2016

Mazamorra Chiquita (Boyacá Region Soup)

Mazamorra Chiquita is a very traditional Colombian soup from the Boyacá department located in the Andean Region of the country. Known as “The Land of Freedom”, this region was the scene of a series of battles which led to Colombia’s independen...
by My Colombian Recipes on Dec 28, 2015

Dulce de Noche Buena (Christmas Eve Dessert)

Noche Buena is the anual Christmas Eve feast in Latin America and Spain. December 24th in Colombia is a day when families get together to have a traditional Christmas Eve meal, dance and party, while the kids play and wait for their Christmas gifts t...
by My Colombian Recipes on Dec 21, 2015

Christmas around the world – Christmas Customs and Traditions

Christmas is an annual holiday celebrated by the Christians, on 25th December, in the major part of the world, to celebrate the Nativity of Jesus Christ. Christians believe that Jesus is the son of God, the Messiah sent from Heaven to save the world.
by Merry Christmas Wishes Quotes on Dec 18, 2015

Colombian Tamales

If you’ve ever visited Colombia or been to a Colombian party, especially during the Christmas season, or even have a Colombian friend, then you’ve probably tasted a tamal of some sort. Tamal is one of the most popular dishes at Christmas and...
by My Colombian Recipes on Dec 14, 2015

Sofía Vergara model and businesswoman

Sunday’s nuptials will mark her second wedding — she was previously married to her high-school sweetheart, Joe Gonzalez, though they divorced in 1993 — and the first for the 38-year-old former True Blood star.Watch the video below f...
by INTERTOTECH on Nov 21, 2015

Sofía Vergara model and businesswoman

Sunday’s nuptials will mark her second wedding — she was previously married to her high-school sweetheart, Joe Gonzalez, though they divorced in 1993 — and the first for the 38-year-old former True Blood star.Watch the video below f...
by INTERTOTECH on Nov 21, 2015

Hot Chocolate in Coconut Milk (Chocolate en Leche de Coco)

What’s not to love? For me this is heaven in a cup. Hot chocolate made in coconut milk or  Chocolate en Leche de Coco is a traditional Colombian recipe and this delicious drink is perfect this time of year! Ingredients: (4 servings) 2 cups coconut...
by My Colombian Recipes on Nov 6, 2015

Plátanos Calados (Plantains with Brown Sugar Syrup)

These plantains are simple, quick and easy to make and delicious. In Colombia Plátanos Calados or Plátanos en Tentación are eaten as a side dish or dessert with fresh white cheese. Buen provecho! Ingredients (Serves 4) 2 large very ripe plantains,...
by My Colombian Recipes on Oct 27, 2015


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