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Hi all, here is a recipe that I hope you will enjoy.  You can substitute the homemade tortillas with the ones you can purchase at your local store.  Hard shell tortillas you best for this recipe.  You can also try making your own homemade tortillas which are a big part of Costa Rican culture and are easy to make if you have the tortilla mix which typically comes with instructions.     Instructions First make sure you start with a warm tortilla.  Then
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Frijoles Arreglados

27 November, 2018, 1 comments, on Most Traditional

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One of the most common things to do while cooking in Costa Rica is "Arreglar Frijoles", which translates to "Fixing beans".

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Costa Rican Spaghetti

20 September, 2018, 0 comments, on

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Another dish that is really easy to make and popular in many countries is spaghetti.  As with most countries, people in Costa Rica prepare it a little differently.  You can follow this recipe or cook them your own way.

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Lizano Chicharrones

21 August, 2018, 0 comments, on Popular Dishes

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Instructions 
 

Cut pork into 2 in cubes.  Mix everything together and place in a cooking pan.  Set heat to medium and cook for 10 minutes.  Serve with lemon halves.  And you are done.  Easy, quick and tasty.

Ingredients 

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Olla de Carne


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Ingredients
4 Tbsp Lizano
1 lbs Beef Stew
1.12 lbs yuca (cassava)
1 lbs of peeled potatoes
425 grms camote (yams)
2 green plantains (each cut in three and unpeeled)
2 corns on the cob (each cut in three)
1/2 gallon of water

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Gallo Pinto

27 March, 2015, 0 comments, on Most Popular

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Gallo Pinto (rice and beans Costa Rican style)

Ingredients:

1 Cup Cooked Rice
2 tsp salt
4 tbsp olive oil
1 Cup Black Beans
1/2 Onion (diced)
1/3 Red Pepper (diced)
1/2 tbsp tomillo
1/2 tbsp Ground Pepper
3 tbsp Lizano

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