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Arepa Dude

Walking through San Pedro Plaza I noticed a guy selling arepas de queso (corn cakes with cheese).  The smell was intoxicating, so I decided to buy one.   49 palabras más

Dish of the day: Sancocho de res

A very traditional Colombian dish, from Bogota region. A very filling stew, or “pot au feu” of beef, with a soup made with plantain, potato, cassava and maize. 16 palabras más


Maita's Arepas; How to make Arepas in 10 easy steps

Maita’s Arepas

We have a market near our home that sells locally grown fresh vegetables for great prices. Like green, red and yellow bell peppers for $ 0.69 each, or bags of large carrots for just $1. 997 palabras más


Dish of the day: Bandeja Paisa

A typical Sunday Colombian brunch. Frijoles (Red beans), avocado, grilled pork, chorizo, rice, arepa (a kind of corn bread) and fried plantain!! Very rich in protein and quite intense but the perfect dish to start a long day!


Rapidito Colombian Gourmet Bites

After a recent excursion to a rather fantastic Spanish restaurant in Chicago’s Lakeview, my restaurant advisor and I noted a Colombian restaurant on the landscape east of where we had experienced a wow factor in coastal Spain dining. 347 palabras más