On the Caribbean coast of Colombia and Panama, arroz con coco is a typical side dish for fish. This Colombian recipe is made with white rice cooked in a base of coconut milk and combined with shredded coconut meat, water, salt, raisins, and sugar.
Cholado is a cross between a frozen dessert, fruit cocktail, and a drink, and derives from El Valle region of Colombia. It is made with crushed ice, fresh fruit
You might be thinking the ingredients sound a lot like a hot toddy, and you would be right. It's a hot toddy with a Columbian twist.
Empanadas come in all shapes and sizes! Many Latin American countries have their own version of this empanadas recipe. One country in particular that...
Carne Desmechada or Ropa Vieja is a very popular recipe in Colombia and Latin America. This classic beef dish is very easy, and is great over rice, patacones and arepas. It can also be used as a filling for tacos or empanadas.
This Dulce de Leche recipe is a confection from Latin America prepared by slowly heating sweetened milk to create a substance that derives its flavor from the Maillard reaction, also changing color.
Bandeja Paisa is probably the most popular Colombian dish, originally from the Andean region of the country where the people are called “Paisas” and the area where I was born and raised.
Coffee crusted pork chops are so incredibly juicy and flavorful. Best of all, they are super easy and fast.