Bacon Wrapped Prunes

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Bacon Wrapped Prunes Recipe type: Appetiser   Bacon Wrapped Prunes is a Venezuelan food recipe called Ojos de Buey. Ingredients 24 pitted prunes 12 bacon strips, cut in half 8 bamboo skewers, soaked in water for 20 minutes Instructions Preheat an oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Wrap each prune with one of the … Continue reading

Chicken Rice

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Chicken Rice Recipe type: Entree   Chicken Rice is a Venezuelan food recipe called Arroz con Pollo. Ingredients ½ cup olive oil ¼ cup tomato sauce 1 chicken, cut up ⅛ teaspoon saffron (powdered) 1 onion chopped 2½ cups chicken broth 1 each clove garlic minced 1 cup uncooked rice Salt and pepper to taste Instructions … Continue reading

Caramel Lemon Syrup

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Caramel Lemon Syrup Recipe type: Dessert   Caramel Lemon Syrup is a Venezuelan food recipe using brown sugar. Ingredients 4 tablespoons sweet butter 2 cups light brown sugar 1 cup lemonade Instructions Heat brown sugar and butter in heavy bottom, medium sized pan over medium heat until it begins to melt. Continue to cook, stirring constantly. … Continue reading

Homemade Cheese

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Homemade Cheese Recipe type: Side   Homemade Cheese a Venezuelan food recipe called Queso de Mano. Ingredients 2 gallons whole cow’s milk. 1 pint heavy cream 3 ml Calcium Chloride 1.5 ml rennet diluted in ⅓ cup of cool water 4 tablespoons (or to taste) non-Iodized salt for brine. Instructions Heat in a stainless pot in … Continue reading

Spicy Black Beans

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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