Colombian Arepas - Why Don't You Make Me?
Arepas are one of my favorite dishes from Colombia. If you don’t know what an arepa is, it is a type of tortilla made from corn. You can eat them with a cup of hot chocolate for breakfast, or as a side dish with dinner. I was lucky enough to have my dad teach me … Continue reading "Colombian Arepas"
Arepas with Chicken and Avocado (Arepas con Pollo y Aguacate) | My Colombian Recipes
Arepas are a popular dish in Antioquia. They are very versatile, you can top them with almost anything and you can also serve them at any time of the day. Arepas are definitely my favorite Colombian dish. This Arepa con Pollo y Aguacate can be served for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Buen provecho! Ingredients (4 […]
Paletas de Maracuyá (Creamy Passion Fruit Popsicles) | My Colombian Recipes
If you love passion fruit I’ve got a special treat for you today, Creamy Passion Fruit Popsicles. Popsicles (Paletas) are one of the most popular treats in Latin America and one of my favorites during the summer season. Certain foods bring back wonderful memories of childhood and these simple, sweet treats trigger those memories for […]
"Hamburguesas" de Quinua con Verduras (Receta GFCFSF, Vegana)
Libre de gluten Libre de lácteos Libre de azúcar Permitido en la Dieta GFCFSF Permitido en la Dieta Vegana Sin grasas Sin huevos...
This cocktail has a mix of flavours and the effect of a Colombian Flag. It can be make a party much more interesting if you can try different mixers and
10 Traditional Colombian Breakfast Dishes | My Colombian Recipes
A few weeks ago an American reader asked me what is the most popular traditional Colombian breakfast, and a lot of dishes immediately came to mind: arepa con quesito, huevos pericos, caldo de costilla, tamal, changua, calentado and cayeye, so I’ve decided to write a post about it. Here are ten of the most popular […]
Torta Negra Colombiana (Colombian Black Cake) | My Colombian Recipes
Since starting this blog, I’ve had at least fifty people email me asking how to make Torta Negra Colombiana. Growing up in Colombia, it wasn’t a birthday party, wedding, anniversary or any other special event without Torta Negra. Considering all the queries for Torta Negra, I figured it was time to post a recipe for […]
Empanadas colombianas con ají picante y guacamole
Durante mi estancia en Madrid, este pasado mes de agosto, tuve la gran suerte de aprender de primera mano cómo hacer empanadillas colombianas y unas salsas que quitan el sentido. Blanca es una mujer dulce, cariñosa y muy buena cocinera. Aunque lleva muchos años en Madrid, su cocina sigue siendo fiel a sus orígenes y como sabe lo que me gusta la cocina y sobre todo la cocina internacional, se prestó amablemente a enseñarme, es un tesoro!!! Llegó con todos los ingredientes necesarios y se puso…
Pollo a la Criolla a Caballo (Chicken with Colombian-Style Creole Sauce) | My Colombian Recipes
This Pollo a la Criolla a Caballo was inspired by a traditional and popular Colombian dish called Bistec a Caballo, which is basically a piece of steak with a tomato and onion sauce, topped with a fried egg. Bistec a Caballo is typically made with beef, usually sirloin or skirt, but this variation is made […]