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Captain Tim’s Pasta and Seafood Salad Caribbean Recipe

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Yum Serves 4 to 6 people. This delicious Caribbean inspired cold pasta and seafood salad recipe is great to take to all your summer barbeques. It will sure impress all your friends and family, and give a Caribbean kick to your typical menu. Ingredients: 1½ tbsp. lemon juice 1 tbsp. olive oil 2 c. elbow […]

10 Typical Foods of Puerto Rico

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Finding the 10 typical foods of Puerto Rico is difficult because there are so many different influences on their cuisine. Today on the island you can find many different food options with influences from Chinese to Italian, but below are the 10 most typical foods of Puerto Rico. Although Puerto Rico is a commonwealth of […]

Celebrate Tortilla Chips Day with Island Fever Salsa

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The perfect way to celebrate Tortilla Chips Day (February 24th) is with Island Fever Salsa! For many decades, tortilla chips have been one of the favorite snacks.  Tortilla chips come from Mexico, where they were originally made from tortillas, though their use was not widespread at first. This delicious snack originally made its debut in […]

Bacalaitos: A Puerto Rican Food Recipe

Yum Bacalaitos are a traditional Puerto Rican food recipe.  Growing up, thee were a favorite at family gatherings as an appetizer.  And they are a favorite kiosk/ roadside food stand snack here in Puerto Rico. 1/2 lb. codfish fillet 1 1/2 c. flour 3/4 tsp. salt 1 tsp. baking powder 1 1/2 c. water 2 […]

Flan – A Puerto Rican Food Recipe

Yum Flan is a traditional Puerto Rican food dessert and is a delicious light alternative to a cheesecake.  Making a flan can be a little intimidating if you’ve never tried it before, but it really can be quite straight-forward.  There are many ways to make adjustments to the recipe to highlight different flavors.  The Puerto […]