Grilled cheese gets a whole new ride in delicous tostones. Aaaaah I waaaant that!
Colombian food: Aborrajados (Ripe Plantain Fritters) This delicious side dish or snack can be prepared in different ways. If you like, you can add some guava paste between the plantains to go along with the cheese.
Empanadas de Plátano Maduro (Ripe Plantain Empanadas with Cheese) (can also add guava paste) [this was sticky and hard to work but the results were delish]
Hamburguesa de Patacón - Plantain buns = fry pieces, then squash flat with a plate, then fry again.
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Colombian Patacones con Carne Desmechada (Fried Green Plantains with Shredded Beef)
These traditional Patacones topped with a delicious shrimp and avocado salad are very easy to prepare and ideal to serve as a delicious snack at any time of the