Secrets of Colombian Cooking, Expanded

Secrets of Colombian Cooking, Expanded

Book Title: Secrets of Colombian Cooking, Expanded

Author: Grizzly Publishing

Format: Paperback | 288 pages

Publication Date: 16 Aug 2012

ISBN-13: 9780781812894

". . . fills a void for the delightful, little-known and vibrant cuisine of this South American nation. You will be thrilled by the ethnic diversity and originality of the dishes passionately and thoroughly gathered by native chef Patricia McCausland-Gallo." -Jacques Pepin

From the coffee and cacao grown high in the Andes Mountains, to the tropical fruits of the Caribbean and Amazonian regions, the great cattle farms on the plains, and bountiful seafood from the Pacific Ocean and Caribbean Sea, Colombia is a country of varied and exotic culinary offerings.

Now updated with a new chapter on lighter Colombian fare, this bestselling Hippocrene cookbook shares even more secrets from this beloved cuisine. With a 16-page color insert, glossary of Colombian foods and ingredients, an introduction to Colombia's cuisine and regions, and of course, over 200 easy-to-follow recipes, this cookbook brings the vibrant culinary tradition of Colombia alive!

Sample recipes:

Ajiaco bogotano (Chicken and Potato Soup)
Crema de Zapallo o Ahuyama (Cream of Pumpkin Soup)
Bunuelos de Maiz (Corn Fritters)
Pernil de Cerdo (Fresh Leg of Pork)
Carne Desmechada (Stripped Beef)
Cocktail de Calamares (Squid Cocktail)
Pescado Frito (Whole Fried Fish)
Bolas de Tamarindo (Tamarind Balls)