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11 Coffee-Infused Recipes That Will Make Your Mouth Water

If mornings had a flavor, it would be coffee. Whether it’s a cafecito with condensed milk, a strong cortado or a reliable cafe con leche, nothing feels more comforting than a cup of coffee. But here's the truth: coffee can do more than jump your cables in the wee hours of the morning. In fact, coffee can be an ingredient in many savory food dishes as well. 


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Watermelon Cocktail Recipes
It's National Watermelon Day! Get Tipsy With Themed Cocktails

One of the best days of summer is hands down National Watermelon Day (Aug. 3rd). It's basically up there with gazpacho day, corn on the cob day, margarita day... you get the point. To celebrate, we've rounded up four delicioso drink recipes (and one non-alcoholc smoothie) for you to enjoy. Oh, and don't forget to check out our sister site, The Latin Kitchen, for even more mouthwatering watermelon ideas!


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Celeb Food Obsessions
6 Celebs Who Are Obsessed with Latin Food

We know your secret: you have a culinary Achilles' Heel. Don't be ashamed, everyone has one, a dish they can't ever give up. Sure you may try to play coy and keep away when you see it on the menu, but resistance is futile; you'll just end up indulging anyway.


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Peruvian Rice with Shrimp
15 Delish Recipes to Make For Peruvian Independence Day

It's Peruvian Independence Day, so we think it's time to really highlight some of Peru's amazing signature recipes. Beyond quinoa and potatoes, Peru boasts a bounty of veggies and seafood and a delicious tradition of farm-to-table foods.


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Rick Bayless, Marcela Valladolid and Aaron Sanchez
Must-See TV: The Best Cooking Shows to Watch When It's Just Too Hot To Leave Home

It’s official. We’re in the dog days of summer, and while picnics, barbecues, and poolside margaritas are fun in theory, there are times when it’s so freakin’ hot out that leaving the comfort of your cool, climate-controlled home – how did we survive before a/c? – is unthinkable. What to do? Watch TV, of course. But not just any TV: food TV!


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10 Latin BBQ Sides
10 Delicious Latin Side Dishes Perfect for Your BBQ Party!

At our BBQ partites this summer, the smell of garlic as it caramelizes on a searing churrasco make our mouths water. But what's a steak or hot dog without something extra special on the side? We know that the real showstoppers are side dishes. They're are filling, travel well, complement any protein, and have a flavor so addictive that they can stand alone, too. And as an added bonus, many sides can be made hours in advance--giving you time to actually enjoy yourself and spend time with your guests instead of being tied to the grill! 


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6 Facts About Tequila That Change Everything!
6 Facts About Tequila That Change Everything

Tequila, oh how we love you. But did you know that in order to be called “tequila,” a drink must meet certain characteristics – by law?! Yep, it’s true. But that’s not the only thing you never knew about tequila. Here are six facts about the Mexican liquor that you never knew:


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Juice It! Easy Juicing Tips and a Sweet Summer Recipe
Super Simple Juicing Tips and a Sweet Summer Recipe!

Natural juices have always been popular in Latin America. From refrescos to aguas frescas, they’re the drink of choice on hot summer days. Juicing is now big in the U.S. as well, thanks mostly to its nutritional benefits; liquefied fruits and veggies strengthen the immune system, boost energy, and provide essential vitamins.


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Meet the Press! 11 Awesome Recipes for Panini Makers
11 Awesome Latin Recipes for Panini Makers

We love the comforta and ease that Panini Makers bring into our lives. Sure, their name suggests that these counter-top contraptions are good for one thing, and one thing only, but that could not be further from the truth! The possibilities are endless, and we encourage you to take advantage of the summer’s easiest grilling with a simple Crab and Avocado Cakes or a traditional Cubano Sandwich.


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Lorena Garcia at the Billboard Latin Music Awards
EXCLUSIVE: Chef Lorena Garcia Talks Healthy Eating On-The-Go, Venezuelan Cuisine, And More!

Venezuelan-born Lorena Garcia has her hands in many different pots (literally). The world-famous chef, restaurateur, TV host, and author just took on a new gig -- spokeswoman for Colgate Total Mouthwash.


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