#Cuban Recipes


Quick Cuban Black Beans

By Juliann Esquivel
In a hurry? These beans will be done in 30 minutes. They will taste as if...

Cuban Sandwich & Midnight Sandwich (Cubano & Media Noche...

By Juliann Esquivel
There is nothing like the Famous Crispy Cuban Sandwich. It is a hot pressed sandwich....

Cuban Cafe Con Leche & Toastada Cubana (Cuban Coffee & Milk &...

By Juliann Esquivel
There is nothing like a hot mug of frothy Cafe con Leche. This is the traditional...

Cuban Fried Green Plantains ( Tostones Cubanos)

By Juliann Esquivel
I was first introduced to fried green plantains when I first got married. My mother-in-law was...

Cuban Beef and Potato Stew, Carne con Papas

By Juliann Esquivel
This beef and potato stew is another traditional Cuban dish. In Spanish it is called Carne...

Cuban Roast Pork, Pernil O Pierna Asada Estilo Cubano

By Juliann Esquivel
I have never tasted more delicious roast pork then Cuban roast pork. Most often a fresh...

Cuban Empanadas, Cuban Meat Pies, Empandas Cubanas

By Juliann Esquivel
This recipe for Cuban Empanadas is my own tweaked version. I took my Mother-in-laws recipe and...

Cuban Tamales made with Fresh Corn, Tamales Cubanos de Maiz...

By Juliann Esquivel
I found out today that the corn I use in this recipe is called Maiz Criollo...

Cuban-Style Meatballs with Black Beans and Rice

By Christine Schnepp
Another keeper said my family. I found this in a cook book awhile back called Three...

Cuban Summer Fiesta!

By Aprie Allen
This meal was inspired by my Cuban heritage. When you prepare this meal, it will...

Aprie's Cuban Black Bean, Sauteed Chicken Breast over a Bed of...

By Aprie Allen
This is a recipe your family will truly adore and want to come back for more....

Pressed Cuban Sandwich

By Danelle New
These were common in FL, not so common here in NC. So true to form, I...

Pork Chops Cubano with Garlic-Citrus Sauce

By Patty Ward
A crunchy and tasty coating of garlic, onion, oregano, cumin, cilantro and Panko breadcrumbs* creates memorable...

Platanos Maduros

By Theresa Preece
Platanos Maduros... Cuban style fried sweet plantains. The trick is to to let your plantains ripen...

Cuban Pork Chops with Mojo

By Helene Mulvihill
Original Recipe from Guy Fieri. I just changed it up a little bit. Its fabulous and...

Cuban grilled chuck beef roast with grilled sweet potatoes and...

By Barbara Mayo
Who says chuck roast is a cheap cut of beef? This is a great way to...

Abuela's Tamal en Cazuela - Grandma's Tamale Casserole

By Jennie Pagano
Growing up I absolutely loved my Cuban grandmother's tamal en cazuela, I couldn't wait for it...

Piccadillo and White Rice

By Deneece Gursky
This recipe comes from my mother in law (2nd marriage) who was cuban. The ingredients mesh...

Cuban Yellow Rice & Vienna Sausages, Arroz Amarillo con...

By Juliann Esquivel
This wonderful recipe was taught to me by my mother-in-law back when I was a newlywed....

Cuban Sandwiches

By Deb Lund
I have, on occasion, had a Cuban sandwich while I was out dining, but never tried...

CUBAN SANDWICH HAM & CHEESEw/ a SHANDY BEVERAGE

By Nancy J. Patrykus
My first taste of a Cuban Sandwich, was in Ybor City,Fl. The ones at The Silver...

Picadillo

By Monika Rosales
A perfectly Cuban seasoned ground beef dish, can also be made with ground chicken, turkey or...

Cuban Black Beans and Rice

By Jenny Powers
This recipe is not only good but quick and easy. It is perfect for a weeknight...

Oven Roasted Pork Shanks

By Sherri Williams
It really is all about the pork! The pork shank is sometimes over looked...not any...
13 Non-Lettuce Healthy Summer Salads

13 Non-Lettuce Healthy Summer Salads


Ever get sick of eating lettuce-based salads? We definitely do. That’s when we turn to these easy, healthy, and refreshing summer lettuce-less salads to change things up! Bursting with summer vegetables and fruits, you’re going to love these flavorful dishes.

Who Invented the Hot Fudge Sundae?

Who Invented the Hot Fudge Sundae?


Thick and rich, hot fudge sauce turns ordinary vanilla ice cream into something magical. Cold vanilla ice cream gets slightly melted from the hot fudge and topped with whipped cream and a maraschino cherry. It’s a classic and easy dessert. But what’s the history of the hot fudge sundae and who invented it? Before we […]

10 Easy Baked Beans Recipes That’ll Become Your New Favorite

10 Easy Baked Beans Recipes That’ll Become Your New Favorite


A summer BBQ menu isn’t complete without a side of baked beans. They’re delicious with a juicy burger or a nicely grilled hot dog. It’s a classic side dish that can be prepared sweeter (think apples and brown sugar) or savory (hello bacon!). All these recipes start with canned beans which makes prep a breeze. […]