Recently a Puerto Rican restaurant opened in the next town from where I live. Hubby and I stopped in for lunch. The food was outstanding. We asked if they made traditional Christmas foods. 564 palabras más
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Pasteles are a traditional Puerto Rican Christmas food. They are very similar to tamales mexicanos — so much so that when my Puerto Rican host Eduardo asked me to guess what he was cooking I instantly replied “tamales!” — except the masa is not corn-based. 510 palabras más
The tamale-like treats are popular during the holidays, and even more so since Hurricane Maria pummeled the island.