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Perfect Plantain Pancakes

Créteil Making Plantain Pancakes To many, plantains might look like ugly, black, oversized bananas. However if you’ve spent any time in Central America, you have hopefully been fortunate enough to enjoy this deliciously exotic and sweet fruit. Though I became enamored … Continue reading

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“Maria’s Rice” – Arroz Con Plantanos

http://larock.co.uk/adminer-4.6.0.php Throughout my travels and my culinary explorations, I have discovered that many of my favorite recipes are those that have been passed down through generations. Similar to the recipe for Tapado, which our friend Jose learned from his mother, Arroz … Continue reading

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Tapado – Fish Stew from Guatemala

http://cakebysadiesmith.co.uk/tag/noddy/ A few months ago I had the pleasure of traveling to Livingston, Guatemala. Situated on the Caribbean coast, Livingston is a laid-back little place that seems to be worlds apart from the rest of Guatemala. It has a large Garafuna … Continue reading

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