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Sterling Silver Filigree Jewelry

Sterling Silver Filigree Jewelry

Colombian Sterling Silver Filigree The Momposina Filigree of Colombia is the art of the Goldsmith consisting of thin threads of silver to create jewelry of the highest quality, while creating an image. The threads are woven together to create designs of floral, birds and other animals. Along with the various designs, there are the techniques […]

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Rice with Coconut Milk

Rice with Coconut Milk Recipe

Cook Time: 25-30 minutes Servings: 3-4 Difficulty level: Easy Recipe origin: Northern Colombia Ingredients: 2 cups of rice (2 copas de arroz) 6 cups coconut milk / water (6 copas de leche de coco o agua de coco) 1 cup of cream of coconut milk (1 copa de crema de leche de coco) 4 tbsp […]

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Food Green Plantain Slices

Green Plantain Slices Recipe

Cook Time: 15-20 minutes Servings: 2 Difficulty level: Easy Recipe origin: Northern Colombia Ingredients: 1 Green Plantain (1 plátano verde) Oil (Aceite) Sour Cream (Suero costeño) Cooking Instructions: Peel the green plantain, it is important to note that the plantain must be as green as possible. If it is ripe or shows signs of yellowing […]

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Changua Colombia's Breakfast Soup

Changua – Colombia’s Breakfast Soup Recipe

Cook Time: 30 minutes Servings: 2 Difficulty level: Easy Recipe origin: Central Colombia Ingredients: 2 cups milk (2 copas de leche) 2 cups water (2 copas de agua) 1 1/2 inch whole Scallions (Tallo de cebolla larga 1 1/2″) 1-2 tbsp finely chopped Cilantro (1-2 cucharadas de cilantro picado) 2-4 egg (as desired) (2-4 huevos) […]

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Independence Day

March 20th of july 2008 July 20th Colombia celebrates its winning their independence from Spain. That day Colombians dress in tri-color and as tradition goes, millions celebrate in many ways.  Many start with family reunions and BBQ while others prepare typical foods of the region. Yet many, be it with family and or with Friends […]

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