Archive for Central America

Bacon and cheese stuffed ripe plantains {Canoas de plátano con tocino y queso}

Bacon and cheese stuffed ripe plantains

Recipe for bacon and cheese stuffed ripe plantains made with baked ripe plantains filled with crispy bacon, grated mozzarella and queso fresco. Served with spicy aji criollo hot sauce.

Homemade dulce de leche ice cream

Homemade dulce de leche ice cream

Easy recipe for homemade dulce de leche ice cream made with milk, cream, sugar, vanilla and dulce de leche. Can be made in the ice cream maker, or using a mixer/blender/food processor.

Fried plantains with cheese

Fried plantains with cheese

Easy recipe for fried plantains with melted cheese, made with sweet ripe plantains topped with grated quesillo or grated mozzarella.

Jalapeño cilantro salsa

Jalapeño cilantro salsa

Mild and creamy jalapeño cilantro salsa recipe made with fresh jalapenos, cilantro, garlic, lime juice and olive oil.

Mango passion fruit margarita

Mango passion fruit margarita

Mango passion fruit margarita recipe made with fresh mango slices, passion fruit juice, lime, sugar, tequila, orange liqueur, and ice.