Recent from my kitchen

Fried Sweet Plantain (Venezuelan Tajadas)
Fried sweet plantain slices are one of my favorite Venezuelan side dishes. Sweet ripe bananas that become soft and gooey[...]
Tender Skillet Potatoes
Buttery, garlicky and herb-seasoned skillet potatoes. Easy to make and delicious to eat with almost any main dish. It’s a[...]
Puerto Rican Sorullitos de Maíz (Corn Fritters)
Authentic sorullos or sorullitos de maíz y queso recipe. An easy 5 ingredients and 20 minutes Puerto Rican recipe. The[...]

Venezuelan Recipes

Fried Sweet Plantain (Venezuelan Tajadas)
Fried sweet plantain slices are one of my favorite Venezuelan side dishes. Sweet ripe bananas that become soft and gooey[...]
Venezuelan Cachitos (Small Bread with Ham)
Ham cachitos are one of the most popular breakfasts in Venezuela. You can find cachitos in almost any bakery.  This[...]
Dulce de Leche Cortada (Curdled Milk Dessert)
Dulce de leche cortada is one of the classic old fashioned Venezuelan desserts that I grew up with. It is[...]

​Portuguese Recipes

Portuguese Peri Peri Chicken (Frango piri piri)
This authentic Portuguese peri peri chicken is an easy recipe that has a lot of spiciness and flavor in every[...]
Portuguese Pasteis de nata (Custard mini Tarts)
Portuguese pasteis de nata is the most known Portuguese dessert and for a good reason. They are delicious mini tart[...]
Nando’s Portuguese Spicy Rice
Today I will teach you how to make the signature Nando’s Portuguese spicy rice. If you are a fan of[...]

​What's for dinner?

Garlic Basil Pasta (A Frugal Dinner Idea)
The easiest simple --- yet delicious --- dinner idea: garlic basil pasta (Aglio e olio). Fresh herbs and a lot[...]
Peruvian Chicken Stir-Fry (Pollo Saltado)
This delicious Peruvian chicken stir-fry or pollo saltado is one of my favorites recipes for a busy weeknight dinner. It’s[...]
Slow Cooker Skirt Steak (Carne Asada)
This slow cooker skirt steak is the tenderest meat ever. I love to use my crockpot for this easy carne[...]

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​Salads


​​​Hi! I'm María and I LOVE food, cooking it, seasoning it, baking it and of course eating it!
​I believe that everybody can cook amazing meals with the simplest ingredients. 



María Campos ​Food blogger, Recipe developer, Food photographer and Cat lady