• Times
  • Total:5 Min
  • Preparation:5 Min
  • Servings: 1 jar

This mixture of spices is the perfect way to season chicken or red meat to be grilled, fried or roasted. You can also use it to season tofu. One of the perks of preparing it at home is that you can avoid using artificial additives. This is where we get the famous Boricua taste in our lechón and pavochón.

Puerto Rican Adobo Recipe

Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time5 mins
Total Time10 mins
Cuisine: Caribbean, Puerto Rican
Servings: 1 jar


  • 1 tablespoon ground coriander
  • 1 tablespoon oregano
  • 1 tablespoon ground black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1 annatto
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • Sea salt to taste
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