The Latin Kitchen

Dulce de Leche Desserts
16 Sinfully Sweet Dulce de Leche Recipes

Are there three sweeter words than dulce de leche? Just the mention spikes a sugar rush and a frantic search for a spoon. This thick, caramel-like sauce, swirled or spread onto everything from cafe to toast, is consumed throughout all of Latin America and has many different names, manjar blancocajetaarequipe.


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Ingrid Hoffmann's Aguadito
6 Delicious Latin Slow Cooker Recipes You Must Try

What started in the 1970’s as a simple bean cooker is now a celebrated device in many kitchens. Whether you call it by it’s trademarked name “Crock-Pot” or simply know it as a slow cooker, this culinary tool means one thing: an easy, one-pot meal that cooks slowly over the course of several hours, without supervision.


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10 Recipes for a Delicious Fall
10 Latin Recipes for a Delicious Fall

Celebrate the start of the new season by heading to the farmers market. Take in the deep and vibrant colors of the fresh produce (purple, orange, forest green) and let your imagination run wild with possibility. As the temperature drops and it's once again safe to turn the stove on, let your home fill with the aromas of roasted vegetables, simmering soups and stews, and the warm scents of cinnamon and nutmeg.


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Plated TLK Recipes
Order's Up! 10 Delish Recipes from The Latin Kitchen That Can Come Straight to Your Door

Ever wish you the weekly groceries you need to create healthy, Latin meals would magically show up on your doorstep? TLK has joined up with Plated to make your wishes come true!


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The 10 Hottest Peppers in the World!
The 10 Hottest Peppers in the World!

Latin American cuisine uses hundreds of varieties of peppers to create beloved smoky and spicy dishes that transcend borders -- from poblanos to jalapenos to pasillas. Why, you ask?  Well, not only do they add flavor, but peppers are actually good for you! The vitamins and minerals they contain can potentially serve anti-bacterial and anti-carcinogenic purposes.


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10 Dangerous Foods
10 Most Dangerous Foods

Though your kitchen may be oh-so-fresh and clean from floor to ceiling, there could be some hidden dangers lurking in your food. 

That’s right, you may be bringing back more than just canvas bags full of produce, you may be stocking your fridge withgerms and bacteria just waiting to make you sick. But rest assured, with a little know-how and practice, you can rid your fridge of these pesky invaders.


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Wine Pairings with Doreen Colondres
Doreen Colondres' Tips on Pairing French Wines with Latin Food

Miami-based chef Doreen Colondres, whose website The Kitchen Doesn't Bite and daily cooking segments on Fox’s Utilisma Network have made her a star in the Latin food sphere, has teamed up with the Bordeaux Wine Council to create a recipe guide that pairs Latin flavors with French wines.


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Best Taco Recipes
29 Terrific Taco Recipes You Must Try!

Tacos are one of the most delicious Mexican culinary treasures. It's a fact. Really, who doesn't like a taco? Hand-held pockets of juicy, finger-licking, hearty perfection. Plus, the staggering variety means that there is something for everyone...and often many for each of us. So, since we're in the business of Mexican culinary treasures, allow us to help you on your noble quest to find your favorite taco!


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TLK best Latin recipes
20 Recipes You Must Know From The Latin Kitchen

Happy Birthday TLK!  It's TLK's one year anniversary and we're celebrating the best way we know how: by cooking and eating. To make our menu, we've picked the 20 most popular Latin recipes on the site - the recipes that you, our readers, like the best! From croquetas to mojitos, dulce de leche (of course!) to churrasco, here's a roundup of the 20 best Latin recipes (as chosen by readers) on TLK.


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National Tequila Day
National Tequila Day: 20 Best Recipes You Must Know!

It's National Tequila Day!

Some holidays simply don't get the attention they deserve! For example, today's Tequila Day on July 24th! We can think of few other causes for celebration quite as exciting and mouth-watering as a frosted glass of smooth, throat-tickling tequila on a hot July day. Plus, while we love our tequila in a glass, we also love to cook with it!

Don't believe us, just take a look at some of these hearty meals and sip-able cocktails, all infused with your favorite Mexican spirit. 


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