Spicy Black Beans


Spicy Black Beans Recipe type: Side   Spicy Black Beans is a Venezuelan food recipe called Caraotas Negra. Ingredients 450 grams dried black beans 1½ liters water ½ liter vegetable stock 1 red bell pepper, seeded and finely chopped 1 teaspoon salt 3 tablespoons olive oil 1 large white onion, peeled and finely chopped 1-3 hot … Continue reading



Salsa Recipe type: Appetiser   Salsa is a Venezuelan food recipe with lime juice. Ingredients 4 fresh tomatoes 3 yellow onions 2 jalapeno peppers 3 green onions 3 bunches of cilantro 60 ml. lime juice 6 garlic cloves 50 g. sugar 10 g. salt Instructions Dice tomatoes, yellow onions, green onions, cilantro, garlic, and mix. Add … Continue reading

Bean Salad


Bean Salad Recipe type: Salad   Bean Salad is a Venezuelan food recipe with tomatoes and onions. Ingredients 3 c. canned fava or kidney beans, drained and rinsed 1 large tomato, chopped and seeded ¾ c. chopped onion ¾ c. corn ¼ c. fresh Italian parsley, chopped 3 tbsp. red wine vinegar 2 tbsp. olive oil … Continue reading

Bean and Garlic Dip


Bean and Garlic Dip Recipe type: Appetiser   Bean and Garlic Dip is a Venezuelan food recipe for dip with pinto beans. Ingredients 2 cups pinto beans, ground ¼ cup mayonnaise or salad dressing 1 clove garlic, finely chopped 1½ teaspoons red chilies, ground ¼ teaspoon salt Pepper, dash Instructions Pinto beans can be home cooked … Continue reading



Cachapas Recipe type: Side   Cachapas is a Venezuelan food recipe for corn pancakes. Ingredients 5 ears corn, shucked ( or 2 15.25oz cans of corn) ¼ cup milk 2 tablespoons sugar ( or increased this to 4 tbsp) ½ teaspoon coarse salt ¼ teaspoon fresh ground pepper 1 large eggs ¾ cup finely ground cornmeal … Continue reading