Puerto Rican Recipes


Pina Colada Delight

By Carol White
A creamy blend of coconut, pineapple and rum. This has to be one of the...

Cream Cheese and Honey Turnovers

By Ilean Maite Benvenuti
This is my take in the very traditional Puerto Rican "quesitos." They remind me of my...

Puerto Rican Spaghetti with Chicken

By Telisia Dodd
My mother use to cook this dish when we were kids , I love spaghetti ,...

Coquito (Puerto Rican Coconut Eggnog)

By Rebecca Figueroa
This is a very typical, traditional Puerto Rican drink served during the holidays. It can be...

Coquito (Traditional Puerto Rican Cordial)

By Juliann Esquivel
I got this recipe from a good friend and co-worker Samantha. She was born in Puerto...

Abuelita's Empanadillas

By Susan Feliciano
Abuelita is the name my children use for my husband's mother - Spanish for "little grandmother"....

Abuelita's Spanish Rice

By Susan Feliciano
This is one of the ways my mother-in-law cooks rice. She is from Puerto Rico, her...

Guava and Cheese Appetizers

By Kim Biegacki
My first experience eating Guava paste was when I took a class in college 2004 called...

Sofrito Feliciano

By Susan Feliciano
Sofrito is a seasoning used to flavor many Puerto Rican dishes. This recipe came from an...

COCONUT FLAN (COCONUT CUSTARD)

By Sweet Water From The Well
This recipe is perfect and is from Puerto Rico is my personal recipe and I am...

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....

Puerto Rican Rum Cake

By Cynthia Rivers Martinez
This is my children's father's favorite cake. It is made by one of my best...

Puerto Rican Pigeon Pea Rice & Pork/Arroz con Gandules y Puerco

By Juliann Esquivel
This recipe is delicious. It was given to me by my dear friend Anna's mother. They...

P.R. Pork Slow cooker

By Deb Crane
This recipe is so tasty! My son has a friend who's Grandmother lives in Puerto Rico....

Mike's Coquito

By Katrina Freed
Christmas 2010 our good friend Mike brought this drink to share. It is now tradition! ...

Spanish Style Pork Shoulder [Pernil]

By Zelda Hopkins
My Fellow is From Puerto Rico and this is the way his Mother fixed this every Holiday....

Picadillo

By Natalie Robello
I put several recipes together to make one that i liked. I know it is not...

Arroz Con Gandules

By Cathy LaFay
I think I got this from a goya can of beans.

Arroz con Grandules (Rice and Pigeon Peas)

By Rainn Thomas
This is a time honoured recipe from the kitchen of a woman that I adore and...

Empanadas (Beef Turnovers)

By Carol Perricone
When my husband and I went to Puerto Rico on vacation 3 years ago, we loved...

Black Bean and Chorizo Chili w Cilantro Cream Sauc

By benelisa cotto
I won a local chili cook off with this recipe.I created it when i had leftover...

Jan's Grandmothers Puerto Rican Chocolate Cake

By Cat Ireland
This is an heirloom recipe passed from Jans Grandmother to her Mom, to Jan, then lovingly...

Puerto Rican Flan Cheesecake

By benelisa cotto
it is creamy and rich.this is a family recipe that has been a part of ever...

Grandma's Coquito (Puerto Rican Eggnog)

By benelisa cotto
so creamy and delicious that it warms your belly and your heart.this is a traditional holiday...
Five Ways To Use Your Extra Thanksgiving Turkey

Five Ways To Use Your Extra Thanksgiving Turkey


While my Thanksgiving dinner may be smaller this year, I am still going to roast my usual-sized turkey. It’s just as easy to roast one that’s big or one that’s small. By roasting a larger one, I guarantee leftovers. They’re my favorite and I love to turn the turkey into a completely different dish. “I […]

20 Holiday Stuffing and Dressing Recipes

20 Holiday Stuffing and Dressing Recipes


We don’t care if you call it stuffing or dressing, Thanksgiving isn’t Thanksgiving without this delicious holiday side dish. While we love mom’s classic recipe, we also can’t wait to try these twists and changes to the stuffing we’ve always known. These dressing recipes will have you coming back for seconds and even thirds!

25 French Toast Recipes Your Family Will Love

25 French Toast Recipes Your Family Will Love


Perfect for the holidays or for a random Saturday morning, french toast is a family favorite. What can be better than bread dipped in egg and pan-fried to golden brown perfection? Oh yeah – changing it up! By adding fruit, turning it into a casserole, or combining other favorite breakfasts (like cinnamon rolls), the possibilities […]