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Mofongo and Chicken in Criollo Sauce Recipe

2016-07-01T08:34:09+00:00

There are few dishes in Puerto Rico that are as treasured as mofongo. It's as classic as a refreshing piña colada, and you'll be hard pressed to find a restaurant on the island that doesn't offer it. Mofongo is made from mashed plantains, crunchy pork rinds, and flavorful garlic and is usually served right out of the [...]

Mofongo and Chicken in Criollo Sauce Recipe2016-07-01T08:34:09+00:00

Saborea Festival 2016 – What to do This Weekend

2016-04-04T15:33:45+00:00

Close your eyes. Imagine a beautiful beach and a weekend full of delicious food from Puerto Rico's best restaurants. Want to make this daydream a reality?  You can, this weekend at Saborea 2016! As Puerto Rico's largest culinary event of the year, Saborea is a can't-miss event for foodies and non-foodies alike. Taking place on Escambrón [...]

Saborea Festival 2016 – What to do This Weekend2016-04-04T15:33:45+00:00

The 9 Most Romantic Restaurants in San Juan, Puerto Rico

2017-02-10T15:49:42+00:00

With Valentine's Day right around the corner, it's time to start thinking about where you're going to take your special someone. Not sure where to go? Don't worry! We've got you covered. Whether you're a local wanting to try a new place, or you're visiting the island for a Valentine's getaway, these restaurants are sure to make you feel [...]

The 9 Most Romantic Restaurants in San Juan, Puerto Rico2017-02-10T15:49:42+00:00

Guava & Cheese Empanadas

2017-07-12T14:52:59+00:00

Guava & Cheese Empanadas Fun and funky recipe by our very own Epicurean Guide and Assistant Manager, Alexandra Ostolaza! Ingredients: 3/4 cup goat cheese Juice of 1 lemon  or lime (just enough to melt the cheese and make it into a slightly runny paste) 1/2 cup of guava paste, sliced thinly, small enough to fit [...]

Guava & Cheese Empanadas2017-07-12T14:52:59+00:00

Quinoa con habichuelas/ Black beans and Quinoa

2017-07-12T15:17:40+00:00

Rice and beans, or arroz con habichuelas, is one of the most common staple dishes in Puerto Rico, paired with practically any main dish you could think of. Growing up, we all ate rice and beans with dinner AT LEAST every other night! While beans are native to the Americas, rice was introduced to the Caribbean [...]

Quinoa con habichuelas/ Black beans and Quinoa2017-07-12T15:17:40+00:00

HIBISCUS TEA

2015-04-09T11:14:25+00:00

HIBISCUS TEA    Did you know that Puerto Rico's national flower is  the flor de maga (Maga Grandiflora)?  While it's very closely related to the common hibiscus flower, the maga's petals are larger and the flowers grow on large trees. It is endemic to the tropical climate of Puerto Rico and is grown as an ornamental plant with pink [...]

HIBISCUS TEA2015-04-09T11:14:25+00:00

Arroz con Dulce (Puerto Rican-style Rice Pudding)

2015-03-11T13:06:05+00:00

This sweet treat is a Puerto Rican dessert that is traditionally served around the holidays (Christmas and New Years).  However many restaurants and homes serve this delicious dish year round. Our version of rice pudding is extra sweet and thick, made with coconut milk and flavored with spices like ginger. Enjoy! Ingredients:   1 ½ cup medium grain rice 6 [...]

Arroz con Dulce (Puerto Rican-style Rice Pudding)2015-03-11T13:06:05+00:00

Flavors of San Juan featured on Real Food Finds

2014-07-31T15:34:05+00:00

  Foodie, blogger, adventurer, and traveler Doug Brown graced Flavors of San Juan Food & Culture Tours with a visit to our historical port of Old San Juan while on a recent Caribbean cruise. In search of an out-of-the-box experience that deviated from the typical cruise shore excursions, Doug and his friends decided to take [...]

Flavors of San Juan featured on Real Food Finds2014-07-31T15:34:05+00:00

Recipe: Pumpkin Flan

2014-04-26T20:28:12+00:00

Weekends are the perfect time for trying new recipes, learning new tricks, and enjoying great food with your loved ones.  Flavors of San Juan Food & Culture Tours shares with you one of our favorite Puerto Rican recipes, Flan de Calabaza (Pumpkin Flan). We like to think that no two flans are ever the same, [...]

Recipe: Pumpkin Flan2014-04-26T20:28:12+00:00

Mayaguez Culinary Fest 2014

2014-03-01T19:48:00+00:00

The coastal town of Mayaguez on the west coast of Puerto Rico is inaugurating its first-ever culinary fest this weekend. Around 80 industry experts will participate in the event, which is to be held as a benefit for the American Cancer Society. Besides great food, local celebrity chefs there will also be live music, fashion shows, and [...]

Mayaguez Culinary Fest 20142014-03-01T19:48:00+00:00
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