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Recipe: Panamanian Patacones

One of the familiar side dishes in Panama is that of the double fried green plantain, called Patacones in Panama but in other countries this is called Tostones. 249 palabras más

First Beach Days! (Finally!!)

Four months! At times it feels like we just left Idaho, other times it’s like we’ve been here forever. We’re definitely a “routine” kind of family. 646 palabras más

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

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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

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