Recipes

10 Puerto Rican Coquito Recipes for Your Holiday Party!

Puerto Rico

The holiday season just isn’t the holiday season in Puerto Rican households if there isn’t a bottle (or more) of coquito available for sharing with friends and family. Much like what eggnog represents in many homes, coquito is the holiday drink of choice in Puerto Rico. A delicious, creamy blend of coconut, spices, and rum, […]

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Easy Holiday Appetizer Ideas: 5 Empanada Recipes Guests Will Love!

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As you gear up for the holidays and plan for holiday entertaining, you’re most likely seeking easy holiday appetizer ideas to serve your guests! With so many options available – from fun dips and cheese balls to baked brie with fruit – it can be hard to choose. I am a fan of serving appetizers […]

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Puerto Rican Style Turkey Stuffing for Thanksgiving {Recipe}

Puerto Rico

One of my favorite Thanksgiving side dishes is stuffing. While I know there are many varieties of turkey stuffing – from classic herbed stuffing to cornbread stuffing – the Thanksgiving stuffing I ate growing up was nothing like those. My mami’s turkey stuffing recipe was taught to her by a friend of the family many […]

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10 Thanksgiving Leftover Recipes to Enjoy with Your Family!

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I don’t know about your Thanksgiving meal, but whether we cook in our household or visit either of our moms, there is always a wide variety of food. This results in plenty of Thanksgiving leftovers to enjoy the rest of the weekend! While we have no issue eating our Thanksgiving leftovers as-is, sometimes it’s nice […]

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27 Puerto Rican & Caribbean Thanksgiving Recipes: Give Thanks Island Style!

Puerto Rico

Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays. Family, lots of delicious food, and an opportunity to truly reflect on all that we have by giving thanks for everything that is good in our life. It really is a great family day! Being Puerto Rican, our Thanksgiving dinner menu has always consisted of many dishes that […]

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