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Coffee, Chocolate, Plantain, Oh My! A Ghanaian in Ecuador

Years ago when I wrote down my bucket list of places I wanted to visit, Ecuador was not on the list. I figured that if I ever had the opportunity to make my first visit to Latin America, it would probably be Brazil or Argentina or Peru… I was thinking about an epic yet authentic experience in one country that would represent my Latin America experience. 697 palabras más

Arts, Places And Culture

PLANTAIN OR BANANA??. Koke banan eller vanlig banan??

Hundreds of times I have been asked these questions: What is a plantain? how do you cook a banana? do you eat fried bananas in Venezuela?. 752 palabras más

Good Food

Patacone Fever! Plantain patties in 6 easy steps.

Have you ever purchased a new kind of vegetable or fruit at the grocery store, fully intending to use it, but then never get up the nerve to do so? 497 palabras más

Food At Restaurants

Day 137: Patacones

Today was wonderful. Busy, spontaneous, whirlwind of a day. But the best kind.


I woke up before sunrise, and went to work to teach for an hour. 347 palabras más