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"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
22779 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
19424 views
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
9279 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
19264 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
24126 views
Coconut Shrimp with Spicy Mango Sauce

Coconut Shrimp with Spicy Mango Sauce

This was a real treat. It reminded me of delicious passed appetizer I had at a wedding reception a few years…

Nancy Miyasaki
Sep 2010
Intermediate
5 votes
7795 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
15378 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
9925 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
6640 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
13193 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
15384 views
Fried plantains (tostones,patacones o fritos)

Fried plantains (tostones,patacones o fritos)

Fried plantains is one of the most traditional Caribbean foods. In the Dominican Republic is almost a must in…

Arturo Féliz-Camilo
Apr 2011
Professional
2 votes
5688 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
7937 views
Sardine rice (sardine locrio or pica pica locrio)

Sardine rice (sardine locrio or pica pica locrio)

Today I share another true classical Dominican traditional gastronomy recipe. The sardine locrio, sardine…

Arturo Féliz-Camilo
Aug 2011
Professional
1 vote
7540 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
7238 views