Cucumber Water

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Cucumber Water Recipe type: Drink   Cucumber Water is a Colombian food recipe for drinking on a hot day. Ingredients 2 large cucumbers, peeled, seeded, and roughly chopped Juice of 3 limes 6-8 tablespoons sugar Instructions Blend the cucumber, lime juice, sugar and 2 cups of cold water in a blender until frothy. Pour into a … Continue reading

Changua con Huevo

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Changua con Huevo Recipe type: Soup   Changua con Huevo is a Colombian food recipe of poached egg soup. Ingredients 3 cups chicken or beef broth 3 cups milk salt, pepper to taste 4 eggs 1⁄2 cup spring onions, chopped 1⁄2 cup cilantro, chopped Instructions In a saucepan, bring broth, milk, salt, and pepper to a … Continue reading

Natilla

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Natilla Recipe type: Dessert   Natilla is a Colombian food recipe for pudding. Ingredients 2 cups milk 2⁄3 cup sugar 3 cinnamon sticks 2⁄3 cup cornstarch cinnamon whipped cream Instructions Put 1 cup milk, sugar, and cinnamon in a saucepan. In a bowl, dissolve cornstarch with remaining milk and add to saucepan. Stir constantly over low … Continue reading

Ceviche

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Ceviche Recipe type: Appetizer   Ceviche is a Colombian appetizer recipe with fish. Ingredients 1 pound fresh skinless white ocean fish fillets, cut into ½ -inch cubes 1½ cups freshly squeezed lime juice, plus more if needed 1 medium white onion, diced 2 medium-large tomatoes, diced 2 jalapeños, stemmed, seeded, and finely chopped (or raw) ⅓ … Continue reading

Patacones

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Patacones Recipe type: Side   Patacones are a Colombian food recipe of fried plantains. Ingredients 4 green plantains cooking oil salt Instructions Peel the plantains. Slice each into 4 or 5 pieces. Heat 1 inch cooking oil on medium heat until hot. Fry plantains a few at a time, turning them over, until the pieces are … Continue reading