Wild roasted cod with spaghetti squash and brown butter sauce

Wild roasted cod with spaghetti squash and brown butter sauce

  Sometimes it is not so bad to eat butter. Occasionally, in a moment of gastronomic gluttony I let myself go, releasing the guilt of eating too much or the wrong things. There is always a moment in everyone’s life of complete satisfaction, a moment where we are entitled and deserve the pleasure of that moment of gastronomic freedom. There is such liberation when you let go and put the idea of losing a few pounds behind you just for a few moments, your whole mind rest in harmony with every bite of food melting in your mouth. It is tricky business though to control your emotion, your appetite … [Read more...]

Majarete-Corn Pudding

Majarete-Corn Pudding

It’s fall! You know fall is here when the air starts to get colder, the trees are turning red and yellow and the day is getting shorter. Fall is my kind of season, a season for … [Read more...]

Hummus

Hummus with butternut squash

A yellow squash hummus With so much going on in the Middle East area these days it occurred to me that talking about Hummus is a little inconsequential, but I would rather speak … [Read more...]

Penne with chorizo and green-red veggies

Penne with chorizo and green-red veggies

Inspired by my delicious thin Argentinian chorizos as the only quick meat option in my refrigerator I came up with this delicious pasta “Penne with Chorizo and Green-Red Veggies”. … [Read more...]

Parrillada with Salty potatoes and Chimichurri

Parrillada with Salty potatoes and Chimichurri

Hola amigos. After a short vacation to Florida I feel rejuvenated.  The good thing about going on vacation is that you get a fresh perspective about your life. Vacations are good; … [Read more...]

Tuna Ceviche

Tuna Ceviche

Tuna Ceviche My Peruvian culinary adventure was born many years ago through my dear friend Betty and her Aji de Gallina, a poached chicken dish which is shredded and cooked with … [Read more...]

Carrot avocado soup

Carrot avocado soup

How I have come to this carrot avocado soup is something I ask myself? The answer is simple as it is the soup. It is all about making my son eat some healthy food other than white … [Read more...]

Homemade Burgers made with organic ground meat

Homemade Hamburgers

Although I am not a big hamburger eater, now and then I prepare it at home. I rarely order it in a restaurant. I don’t have a good relationship with ground meat unless I know where … [Read more...]

Rice and beans

Rice and beans

“Sometimes the simplest dish can make the greatest impact.” I read this somewhere and I cannot agree more. I am right at home with this dish; served with warmed rice, meat, … [Read more...]

Pollo alla Cacciatora

Pollo alla Cacciatora

In my mind a great recipe is one that offers the essence of all its fresh ingredients. Authentic Italian cuisine in my opinion gives you that. Real Italian food is all about … [Read more...]

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Ceviche Peruano de Pescado

Hello amigos! Today I am making ceviche-cebiche or sebiche- three different spellings for a dish that is as versatile as its name. Ok let’s talk ceviche and how is made. The … [Read more...]