Month: May 2016

Stuffed Bell Peppers

Print Stuffed Bell Peppers Ingredients 4 bell peppers (any color is fine) chicken stock, or salt water ½ white onion, diced 4 garlic cloves, minced 1 jalapeño, diced (optional) 1 carrot, diced 1 celery, diced 2-3 Tbsp sofrito (optional) ½ lb ground turkey 1 smoked turkey link, diced 16-oz can of diced tomatoes 1 Tbsp Read More …

Turkey Picadillo

Print Turkey Picadillo Ingredients olive oil or preferred oil 1 medium yellow onion, chopped ¼ green bell pepper, chopped ¼ red bell pepper, chopped 1 medium carrot, chopped 1 celery stem, chopped 6 garlic cloves, minced 2 heaping spoons of sofrito or green seasoning 1 lb. ground turkey dry seasonings (salt, pepper, cumin, turmeric) 1 Read More …

Tembleque de Calabaza

Print Tembleque de Calabaza Ingredients 1 cup of water 1 cup of whole milk ½ cup of white sugar Half can of coconut cream Lemon zest Cinnamon stick Pinch of salt 2 pieces of cut pumpkin(cut 4-5 inches) 4 oz. corn starch Pinch of ground cinnamon Toasted shredded coconut Instructions Add first 7 ingredients and Read More …

Fricasé en Pollo

Print Fricasé en Pollo Ingredients 1 whole chicken 1 tbs of kosher salt 1/2 tbs garlic powder 1/2 tbs cumin 1/2 tbs black pepper 1/2 tbs onion powder 1/2 tbs cayenne powder (for a spicier option) 3 tbs of vinegar 3 tbs achiote oil ½ cup of sofrito 1 small diced onion 5 minced garlic Read More …

Healthy Lasagna Criolla

Print Healthy Lasagna Criolla Ingredients Aciete de achoite 1-Medium spanish onion 1/2-Red bell pepper Sofrito 2-3 tbs Smoked turkey (diced) 1-Serrano pepper (optional if you like spice) Minced garlic (3-4 cloves) 1 lb Lean ground turkey 1/2 can Salsa de tomate 1 diced tomato 2 cups of Spinach Salt to taste Black Pepper 3-4 Zucchinis Read More …

Plátano Foster

Print Plátano Foster Ingredients ½ stick of butter for caramelized rum sauce ⅔ cup of brown sugar 1 teaspoon of vanilla abstract 1 cup of rum (light or dark) 1 teaspoon of ground cinnamon ½ stick of butter for plantains 2 ripe, blackened but not soft sweet plantains. (cut and sliced) 1 pint of your Read More …

Guineitos en Escabeche

Print Guineitos en Escabeche Serving Size: 6 Ingredients 12 medium size green bananas 1 ¼ cup of olive oil ⅓ cup of white vinegar 1 tsp of kosher or sea salt 10-12 whole peppercorns 2 bay leafs 4 garlic cloves 2 medium onions cut in thin ring slices. You can use red onions also to Read More …