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Baked tuna fish empanadas

Tuna fish empanadas {Empanadas de atún}

Easy to make recipe for homemade tuna fish empanadas made with a filling of tuna fish, onions, bell peppers, olives, capers, paprika, and oregano. [read more]
Chocolate tres leches cake recipe

Chocolate tres leches cake with dulce de leche frosting

Recipe for a delicious chocolate tres leches cake topped with a creamy dulce de leche frosting and toasted coconut. [read more]
Spicy orange pomegranate salsa

Spicy orange and pomegranate salsa

Spicy orange and pomegranate salsa made with pomegranate arils, orange, onion, cilantro, hot pepper, lime juice, orange juice, cumin seeds, olive oil, salt and pepper. [read more]
Sauteed brussels sprouts with chorizo and cilantro

Brussels sprouts with chorizo and cilantro

Easy and simple recipe for sautéed brussels sprouts with chorizo and cilantro. [read more]
Mushroom tortilla soup recipe

Mushroom tortilla soup

Vegetarian mushroom tortilla soup recipe made with assorted mushrooms, cilantro, onions, garlic, jalapeños, tomatoes, spices, vegetable broth, lime juice and served with queso fresco, tortilla chips, and avocado. [read more]
Pasta with spicy avocado sauce

Pasta or spaghetti with avocado sauce

Pasta or spaghetti with a creamy avocado sauce made with ripe avocados, roasted hatch green chiles, tomatillos, roasted garlic, cilantro, and olive oil. Topped with crumbled queso freso and green onions. [read more]
Avocado cucumber sorbet

Avocado sorbet

Easy recipe for a refreshing savory avocado sorbet, made with ripe avocado, cucumber, limes, and cilantro. Add jalapeños for a spicy twist. [read more]
Chocolate cake

Simple chocolate cake

This basic and simple chocolate cake recipe is very easy to make and doesn’t even require a mixer. [read more]
Salmon and tuna poke inspired ceviche

Salmon and tuna poke inspired ceviche

Recipe for salmon and tuna poke inspired ceviche marinated with soy sauce, ginger, chili pepper, avocado oil, sesame oil, and chives. Drizzled with lime juice, pickled onions, cilantro, and served on green plantain chips. [read more]
Citrus pomegranate mojito recipe

Citrus pomegranate mojito with arak

Recipe for a colorful and refreshing citrus pomegranate mojito made with pomegranate juice, citrus fruit including blood oranges and mandarins, honey, mint, sparkling water, and arak (anise liquor). [read more]
Shrimp and corn chowder recipe

Shrimp and corn chowder {Locro de camarón y choclo}

Easy and quick shrimp and corn chowder recipe with a Latin touch. This shrimp chowder soup is inspired by the traditional Ecuadorian locro potato soup and is made with shrimp, corn, potatoes, seafood broth, milk/cream, onion, garlic, celery, annatto. [read more]
Grilled salmon and avocado salad recipe

Grilled salmon and avocado salad

Easy recipe for a grilled salmon and avocado salad with a spicy cumin lime cilantro dressing. [read more]
Champagne and strawberry ice cubes

Champagne and strawberry ice cubes

Easy to make champagne and strawberry ice cubes, these fun ice cubes can be added to bubbly/sparkling wine cocktails, white sangria, or to give an extra special touch to a glass of champagne. [read more]
Crab stuffed deviled eggs

Crab deviled eggs

Easy recipe for crab deviled eggs made with a creamy filling of crab meat, onions, bell pepper, radish, cucumber, and more. [read more]
Avocado chunky salsa

Chunky avocado salsa or side salad

Recipe for chunky avocado salsa made with ripe avocados, onions, hot peppers, lime, olive oil, and cilantro. [read more]
Cider roasted pork loin recipe

Apple cider roasted pork loin

Easy recipe for apple cider roasted pork loin, made by baking a garlic stuffed pork loin roast with hard apple cider and ripe apples. Served with an apple cider gravy sauce. [read more]
Langostino and Andouille sausage empanadas

Langostino and Andouille sausage empanadas

Recipe for langostino and Andouille sausage empanadas inspired by the flavors of Louisiana. These spicy empanadas can also be made with crawfish or shrimp, and are served with an avocado cilantro dipping sauce. [read more]
Hard apple cider sangria

Hard apple cider sangria

Hard apple cider sangria recipe made with hard apple cider, assorted fall/winter fruits (apples, pears, persimmon, figs, grapes, plums, oranges, pomegranate, and more), spiced ginger simple syrup, apple liqueur, sparkling wine and dry apple soda. [read more]
Latin style Bloody Mary ceviche

Bloody Maria or Bloody Mary Shrimp Ceviche

Bloody Mary shrimp ceviche recipe made with fresh tomato juice, orange juice, lime juice, Tabasco hot sauce, shrimp, red onions, tomatoes, cilantro, and vodka to taste. Use tequila for a Bloody Maria, or leave out the alcohol for a refreshing savory cocktail with ceviche flavor. [read more]
Green plantain patties with cheese

Green plantain patties stuffed with cheese {Tortillas de verde}

Recipe for Ecuadorian green plantain patties stuffed with cheese, also known as tortillas de verde, made with a dough of green plantains, a cheese filling, and cooked on a griddle or frying pan. [read more]