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YouTube Channel Is Ready and SET! #ElenaIveliz

Ive decided to take my blogging up a notch and start video tutorials for my recipes. It’s going to be a beautiful ride and should be loads of fun! SUBSCRIBE NOW TO MY CHANNEL!

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Authentic Puerto Rican Recaito

On todays “The Sofrito Chronicles” I bring you, Recaito… RECAITO is a base for many Puerto Rican dishes, and is a necessity in any Latin pantry.  Read any Puerto Rican or Latin American cookbook and chances are that you will

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Authentic Old World Puerto Rican Sofrito

What is Sofrito? First, you must understand that Puerto Rican food came from it mix of its Spaniard conquistadors, African slaves, and native Taíno roots. And while it’s quite similar to other Hispanic cuisines, Puerto Rican food still has unique

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Pollo Guisado – Puerto Rican Braised Stewed Chicken

One of my favorite dishes since childhood was my motherspollo guisado. If I told you that my sisters and I use to fight like animals for the wings would you believe me? You better, because the claws came out as

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