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Jerk Pork

Jerk Pork

Traditional Jerk Pork is made with the whole pig. I've been successful, though, with the Pork Shoulder roast. It's advantages are it's is widely…

John Spottiswood
Sep 2008
Advanced
5 votes
10169 views
"Wrapped children" (Dominican Traditional Dish)

"Wrapped children" (Dominican Traditional Dish)

Traditional Dominican dish. First of all, let me clarify this dish has nothing to do with child abuse!! It’s…

Arturo Féliz-Camilo
Jul 2011
Professional
2 votes
24752 views
Sweet corn "arepa"

Sweet corn "arepa"

One of the most traditional recipes in Dominican cookery. I'll post the salty version later. This is my mother in law's version.

Arturo Féliz-Camilo
Jun 2011
Professional
1 vote
21638 views
Dominican Cake

Dominican Cake

The Dominican is the most popular in the Dominican Republic. Dominican-Americans here in the the States also make it and sell it by the pound. It…

Yolanda Fernandez
Mar 2011
Advanced
2 votes
20696 views
Dominican style spaghettis ("A la criolla")

Dominican style spaghettis ("A la criolla")

Spaguettis "a la criolla" is a very common and traditional way to have spaguettis in Dominican Republic. A…

Arturo Féliz-Camilo
Jun 2011
Professional
1 vote
25783 views
Roasted pig's snouts and ears

Roasted pig's snouts and ears

I know this will be literally “hard to swallow” for many! LOL! But staying true to the site theme (Traditional Dominican food) Believe me when I say…

Arturo Féliz-Camilo
Apr 2012
Professional
1 vote
16660 views
Chicken rice (Locrio de pollo)

Chicken rice (Locrio de pollo)

Locrio is one of the most traditional Dominican dishes and I have already shared some of its variations. For some reason that I can't explain, I had…

Arturo Féliz-Camilo
Jul 2011
Professional
3 votes
14230 views
Cheese balls!

Cheese balls!

Today I share one of the “Doña Anadina’s” (my sous chef’s mother) golden recipes. She’s one of my most faithful and constant advisors in the…

Arturo Féliz-Camilo
Aug 2011
Professional
2 votes
7617 views
Deep fried fish "Boca Chica" Style

Deep fried fish "Boca Chica" Style

Hello everyone! Today I continue my mission of bringing you the most important recipes of traditional…

Arturo Féliz-Camilo
Sep 2011
Professional
2 votes
16417 views
Plantain baskets!

Plantain baskets!

Hello friends and fellow foodies!! Today I bring you a true marvel of Neo-Dominican Cuisine. A delicious, beautiful and creative finger food (I…

Arturo Féliz-Camilo
Jan 2012
Professional
3 votes
10913 views
West Indies Pollo Criollo (Creole Chicken)

West Indies Pollo Criollo (Creole Chicken)

This dish is from the Dominican Republic, contains a hint of nutmeg, and is simply good. Best refrigerated…

myra byanka
Jun 2012
Professional
2 votes
8875 views
Cuban Black Bean Soup

Cuban Black Bean Soup

It looks like a lot of ingredients, but the second half of the ingredients list is optional toppings. I just use whatever I have on hand, cilantro,…

Kimberly Lindstrom
Oct 2008
Intermediate
2 votes
9436 views
Russian Salad

Russian Salad

Hello friends and fellow foodies!! Some days ago, looking at how popular the potato salad recipe had become, I realized that one of the most…

Arturo Féliz-Camilo
Jan 2012
Professional
2 votes
7505 views
Mahi Mahi pan grilled fillet

Mahi Mahi pan grilled fillet

A simple and tasty way to prepare mahi mahi

Arturo Féliz-Camilo
Apr 2011
Professional
1 vote
6862 views
Caribbean Saltfish (Salted Codfish) Dinner

Caribbean Saltfish (Salted Codfish) Dinner

My saltfish dinner is paired with american sweet potato, dasheen, and sauteed Kale. Saltfish is basic meal…

Marie Phillips
Jan 2011
Intermediate
1 vote
8015 views