By The Latin Kitchen | 07/20/2013 - 10:00
Armed with an intrepid sense of self-determination and patriotism, the masses of Bogota took to the streets in 1810 to rise up against Spanish rule. Now, 203 years later, we commemorate the efforts of these brave people and the beauty of Colombian culture by celebrating Colombian Independence on July 20th.
By Latina Staff | 02/21/2008 - 20:48
These flat corn cakes from Colombia are also popular in Venezuela. The precooked cornmeal, which can be called either masarepa or masa precocida, is available in Latin groceries, especially those that feature South American ingredients.