As a visitor for vacation or business, it is good to know the best food Puerto Rico that you must enjoy.
Food is an essential ingredient in life that grows and revitalizes a man because the way to the heart of a man is through his belly. Food is the art the Puerto Ricans use to win the hearts of the natives and foreigners.
Home-made or restaurant foods in Puerto Rico are adventures a visitor must embark on.
Pastels (plantain cake)
Pastels are rectangular meat pies with a variety of ingredients. The food is covered in masa dough, which is afterward wrapped in a single banana leaf, and then the fillings are usually prepared with chicken or pork and other herbs or spices to bring out the flavor of the meat.
The guide to making Pastels is seen in the video below
Tostones (fried plantain slice)
Tostones can be homemade food or restaurant food. In purchasing Puerto Rico’s best food – tostones, from a restaurant, you are sure to enjoy food from one of the best cooks in Puerto Rico. Tostones is a food made from unripe (green) plantains. These plantains are usually sliced flat, fried, and deep-fried again. They are best taken with dips like ketchup, garlic mojo sauce, or mayonnaise to make a blend of a variety of savory tastes.
The video below details step-by-step instructions for preparing tostones at home or a restaurant
Arroz Con Gandules (rice with pigeon pea)
Arroz Con Gandules is one of the best foods in Puerto Rico and has warmed its way into the hearts of many. The art of preparing is simple and, the ingredients necessary to prepare this food include –
Here is a step by step guide on how to make Arroz Con Gandules
Cuchifritos (fried appetizer)
Cuchifritos refer to various fried foods made mainly of pork. The food Cuchifritos is made of pork fried meat that will be fried in deep oil and garlic.
Have a satisfying Cuchifrito by serving it hot.
Here is a step by step guide on how to make Cuchifritos – ᐅ How to Make【 Cuchifrito 】- Receta Land
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