Browsing Tag: Pozuelo Crackers

This Will Crack You Up

This Will Crack You Up

Being married to the miller’s daughter, a bona fide baker in her own right of oven delights from who knows how many different kinds of breads, cakes, cookies, stuff I never heard of and can’t pronounce, to fun things to eat such as soft pretzels, our house is very rarely without at least one ...

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Crazu Chili

Crazu Chili

As you all read in the Spanish 001  article, I have been speaking, unbeknownst to me, Spanish since I was a little kid: Chili Con Carne.  My mom was a single parent working woman long before anybody thought to label it, and this recipe of her’s was one of my favorites and easy to put ...

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Taco Mix for Dipping (Taco Salad)

Taco Mix for Dipping  (Taco Salad)

 This recipe is great when you’re entertaining on a hot day.  My mom has been making this for a long time and it always refreshes.  The name of the dish is because of the similar ingredients of a typical taco, if there is such a thing, with the also not unusual cream cheese and sour cream so ...

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Shrimp Ball

Shrimp Ball

This is a great recipe if you are entertaining friends at a party. If you have left over shrimp and want to use them before they go bad, put them in a shrimp ball! 220 grams (7.7) oz of Dos Pinos cream cheese, softened 1/2  lb shrimp, cooked and diced, or 1 small can of salad shrimp 1 tablespoon ...

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Dos Pinos Potato Soup

Dos Pinos Potato Soup

  Dos Pinos is Costa Rica’s largest (and our favorite) dairy producer. Even though it does not snow in Costa Rica every now and then it can get a little chilly at night. This rich, creamy soup is great for a night that you want something quick and easy to put together that will warm you up ...

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Chicken Egg Salad

Chicken Egg Salad

If you like chicken salad or egg salad, this recipe is right up your ally. Chicken egg salad is great for sandwiches or even putting a spoonful on a Pozuelo Bo-Kitas cracker. This is definitely an anytime food – especially good using leftover Beer Can Chicken. 2 cups of diced chicken 5 hard ...

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Crab Cakes

Crab Cakes

Before moving to Costa Rica our family lived on the Chesapeake Bay for many years. Of course fresh blue crab was one of our favorites. Here in Costa Rica we have to rely on cans or tubs of crab meat but it’s still good. This recipe makes 6-8 crab cakes. The amounts are approximations. We ...

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