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Chef Chat: Llama Inn's Erik Ramirez on Peru,  Williamsburg, and the Art of Stoner Food
Chef Chat: Llama Inn's Erik Ramirez on What He Learned Cruising the Streets of Peru

By Amanda Cargill for TheLatinKitchen.com

Is Peru for you? If you don’t yet know the answer and/or if you didn’t answer “yes,” [insert expression of shock, horror, and disbelief] then get thee to Llama Inn as fast as your MTA MetroCard will take you.


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3 Homemade "Un-Potato" Chips to Snack On
3 Healthy Potato Chip Alternatives to Satisfy Your Salty Craving

When the cravings for something salty, crunchy and not-so-healthy kick in, these potato chip alternatives will satisfy like no other.

This collection of recipes use good for you veggies (and some delicious dipping sauces!) to keep the snacking guilt free.

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5 Avocado Fries Recipes That Will Make You Forget About French Fries
5 Quick and Easy Avocado Fries Recipes

We love fries and we love avocados and recently realized we can combine them into one awesome dish: avocado fries!

Genius, right?! These potato free bites are simple to throw together; crunchy, crispy, and golden on the outside, creamy on the inside; and make a great side to burgers and sandwiches. (They're also great on their own with an icy cocktail.) Read on for more.


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Give These 5 Latin Spiralizer Recipes a Whirl
Give These 5 Latin Spiralizer Recipes a Whirl

The Spiralizer has quickly become one of the most popular gadgets in the kitchen, mostly for its ability to make healthy substitutions for noodles and other carb-heavy ingredients.

The recipes ahead, however, offer much more than just zucchini "pasta," and keep a Latin flare in every bite.

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The 8 Best Food Scenes in Movie History
The 8 Best Food Scenes in Movie History

Movie going is always better when there’s a good food scene, right?

From banquets appearing out of thin air to singing and dancing tableware, we’ve compiled some of our favorite food scenes from, no doubt, some of our favorite movies.

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Get Cheesy with These Latin-Inspired Grilled Cheese Recipes
14 Latin-Inspired Grilled Cheese Recipes You Need to Try

Today we're taking full advantage of National Grilled Cheese Day, and serving up one (or all) of these delicious, Latin-inspired sandwiches.

This comfort food satisfies like no other, but the grilled cheeses ahead are an upgrade on the classic you know and love so well!

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6 Latin Queso Recipes for National Cheese Fondue Day
6 Tasty Queso Fundido Recipes for the Cheese Lover in You!

Happy National Cheese Fondue Day!

Though this cheesy holiday originated in Switzerland, it has a long history in Latin America under a name you know and love: queso fundido. Serve up these delicious dippin' recipes tonight!

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sangria
This Easy-to-Make Sangria Will Satisfy a Thirsty Crowd

Happy hour is about to get a whole 'lot sweeter!


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Free Burritos?!! Where to Eat Gratis on National Burrito Day
Where You Can Go to Get Free Burritos (Yes, Free!) on National Burrito Day

National Burrito Day is here! And don't play: we know you're excited as we are. To celebrate, our friends at Delish.com compiled a list of the places you can get cheap and even free burritos on this most wonderful food holiday.

Happy eating!

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7 Latin Superfoods You Should Be Eating Now
7 Latin Superfoods You Need to Add to Your Diet ASAP!

Superfoods are a hot-button topic for those looking to keep trim and healthy, but these new Latin options will take nutrition to the next level.

Chef Elizabeth Johnson of Pharm Table café in downtown San Antonio offers her favorite superfoods and other tips on how to avoid inflammation.

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