Category: Recipes List

Authentic Puerto Rican Recaito, Condiments, Recipes List, Sofrito's

Authentic Puerto Rican Recaito

On todays “The Sofrito Chronicles” I bring you, Recaito… RECAITO is a base for many Puerto Rican dishes, and is a necessity in any Latin pantry.  Read any Puerto Rican or Latin American cookbook and chances are that you will come across recaito as one of the key ingredients in many sauces, stews, soups, stocks, […]

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Lunch / Dinner, Main Course, Platano / Plantain, Recipes List

Pastelón de Platano Maduros (amarillos) – Sweet Plantain Puerto Rican Lasagna

NOT YOUR MOM’S LASAGNA! Here is a great recipe for a Puerto Rican Pastelon made from platno maduros (sweet plantains)  My grandmother’s recipe to be exact.  Whenever we visited my abuelita in Philly, she would make this dish and have it waiting for us when we arrived. My grandmothers recipe is not to be confused […]

Ceviche's, Encebollado's, Fish, Main Course, Recipes List, Side Dishes

Encebollado de Atún con Curtido – Tuna and Yuca Stew w/Onion Citrus Salsa

Hi Everyone! I have been BEGGING my mom to make her DEE-Licious encebollado for a couple of years now.  I’ve come to the conclusion that her stove may have run away from home and afraid she might be living on microwavable food since not even my sisters have been graced with the presence of one […]

Condiments, Recipes List

Salsa De Guacamole – Guacamole Sauce

There is so much I can say about Guacamole Sauce. If you think you’re coming here to find an actual ‘Guacamole Dip” then you were wrong. Guacamole sauce is the next best thing after hot sauce. It can be added to soups, meats, burgers, hotdogs, potato chips, salads, sea food, nuggets, gyros, pizza, sushi, french […]