Recipes

Tacos de Carne Molida: Simple Ground Beef Tacos for Cinco de Mayo! {Recipe}

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If you’re looking for a simple ground beef taco recipe to try this Cinco de Mayo, then these Tacos de Carne Molida will surely be a hit! This recipe for Tacos de Carne Molida is a bit unconventional – in essence it is a fusion of Puerto Rican food with Mexican cuisine and it is […]

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Puerto Rican Carne Molida (Picadillo Style Ground Beef) {Recipe}

Puerto Rico

If you’re looking for simple recipes with ground beef, you may want to give this carne molida recipe a try. Carne molida is a Puerto Rican ground beef recipe that is similar to picadillo (a name that might be more familiar). However, Puerto Rican carne molida is slightly different than Cuban picadillo and is cooked […]

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How to Make Puerto Rican Arroz con Gandules in a Rice Cooker (Rice with Pigeon Peas) {Recipe}

Puerto Rico

I am very fond of rice. Fond doesn’t even cover it. I’m actually quite in love with rice. You ask me what the ultimate comfort food is and I’ll quickly tell you rice and beans. I grew up eating rice on a daily basis, practically. There were days my mami made vegetables (of the root […]

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Sweet Chili Chicken & Rice Empanadas {Recipe}

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Empanadas are a wonderfully easy-to-make appetizer and one that I not only love to eat, but am happy to say, my family has grown to love as well! Though I grew up calling them pastelillos in Puerto Rico, my kids have come to know them as empanadas, much like the majority of Latin America calls […]

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Fun Way for Kids to Eat More Veggies! Green Mac and Cheese {Recipe}

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My kids both love mac and cheese, but my daughter has a special bond with the cheesy dish. She just loves the pasta and cheese combination and could eat it in a variety of flavors and for all of her meals if we let her. So, when I recently saw a couple of parents making […]

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