Arepas with Chicken and Avocado (Arepas con Pollo y Aguacate)

Arepas are a popular dish in Antioquia. They are very versatile, you can top them with almost anything and you can also serve them at any time of the day. Arepas are definitely my favorite Colombian dish ....more

Camarones al Ajillo (Shrimp in Garlic Sauce)

Camarones al Ajillo also known as Gambas al Ajillo in Spain are an appetizer very simple and quick to make, yet it is delicious and elegant.This shrimp dish has a wonderful garlic flavor and you can also have it as a main dish over pasta or rice. This Camarones al Ajillo recipe ticks all the […] ...more

Fresa Colada (Strawberry Colada)

Classic Piña Colada is one of my favorite cocktails, however, on a trip to Cartagena many years ago, I fell in love with a Fresa Colada from the hotel where I was staying. It was incredible! Sweet, creamy and irresistibly pink ....more

10 Rice Side Dishes

Rice is a staple in Colombian cuisine and my family was no exception. We ate white rice as a side dish with almost everything. But as much as I love a steaming pot of freshly cooked white rice, I love making variations of rice side dishes that include other ingredients as well ....more

Ceviche Vegetariano (Vegetable Ceviche)

Ceviche, also known as cebiche or seviche, is a popular Latin American dish. Ceviche is usually made with raw fish that is marinated in citrus juice, such as orange, lemon or lime. Ceviche is one of my favorite spring and summer dishes ....more

Barilla® Spaghetti with San Marzano Tomato Meat Sauce

This post is sponsored by Barilla®, but as always, all words and opinions are my own. Thank you for supporting me in my collaborations with the sponsors who help keep My Colombian Recipes running! I hope you all had a wonderful Mother’s Day! ...more

Pollo a la Criolla a Caballo (Chicken with Colombian-Style Creole Sauce)

This Pollo a la Criolla a Caballo was inspired by a traditional and popular Colombian dish called Bistec a Caballo, which is basically a piece of steak with a tomato and onion sauce, topped with a fried egg. Bistec a Caballo is typically made with beef, usually sirloin or skirt, but this variation is made […] ...more

Patacón Loaded Nachos

Do you know what’s better than classic nachos? Patacón Loaded Nachos or simply, “Pataconachos”! I am also a huge classic nacho fan ....more

Skinny Cow® Milk Chocolate Dreamy Clusters and Giveaway

This is a sponsored post in collaboration with El Mejor Nido by Nestlé, with the opinions being 100% my own! Thank you for reading and supporting brands with which I work, as it helps keep My Colombian Recipes running. During the warmer months, I like to have already prepared, light desserts, such as Skinny Cow® […] ...more

One Pot Tomato and Seafood Pasta

This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with Ragú® and Latina Bloggers Connect. As always, thank you for reading and supporting brands with which I work as it helps support My Colombian Recipes. As I was making dinner last night, I kept thinking to myself just how much I enjoy cooking for my family and […] ...more