Flag Counter CUISINE OF COLOMBIA

CUISINE OF COLOMBIA

Colombia's cuisine is the result of the fusion of food, culinary practices and traditions (mainly Spanish) local, European, Native American and African cultures
Only some photos in this blog are mine. if you see your photos and you don't want to be here please write me and I will remove immediately

Permalink
Permalink Sancocho
Permalink Picillo de Pescado (Salted Fish with Tomato and Onions)
Picillo, also known as Pisillo, is a traditional Colombian dish from Los Llanos Orientales. This region covers most of the area of the departments of Arauca, Meta, Vichada and Casanare. Picillo is also a very popular dish in Venezuela, while each country has it’s own variations, and can be made with dried meat or fish.
http://www.mycolombianrecipes.com/picillo-de-pescado-salted-fish-with-tomato-and-onions
Permalink Mazorca Desgranada (Corn Kernels Snack)
http://www.mycolombianrecipes.com/mazorca-desgranada-corn-kernels-snack
Permalink Crema de Mazorca (Corn Creamy Soup)
In the Andean zone of Colombia, corn is very popular and we use it in a lot of our recipes. This is a very easy to make ,rich and creamy Corn Soup recipe.
This Crema de Mazorca was one of my favorite soups as a kid. My mom used to serve it for lunch with white rice, avocado and grilled beef on the side.
http://www.mycolombianrecipes.com/corn-soup-crema-de-mazorca
Permalink These plantains are simple, quick and easy to make and delicious. In ColombiaPlátanos Calados or Plátanos en Tentación are eaten as a side dish or dessert with fresh white cheese.

Ingredients
(Serves 4)
2 large very ripe plantains, peeled and cut into 4 chunks each one
½ cup light brown sugar or grated panela
1 cup of water
2 cinnamon sticks
½ tablespoon butter
Directions
In a small pot place all the ingredients, cover and cook over medium heat for 15 to 20 minutes.
Transfer to a serving plate and serve with white cheese.
http://www.mycolombianrecipes.com/plantains-with-brown-sugar-syrup-platanos-calados
Permalink Arepas de Choclo con Quesito (Colombian Corn Cakes with Fresh Cheese)
Permalink
Permalink  

Arepa con Carne a la Criolla (Arepa with Beef a la Criolla)
Permalink  

mamoncillo