Ecuadorian Shrimp Ceviche

Ecuadorian Shrimp Ceviche

Ceviche is such a sought-after dish in South America that many countries like Ecuador have restaurants called Cevicherias that specialize in it. Ceviche originated in colonial times, today Ceviche is served everywhere as an elegant appetizer or light healthy lunch.

Venezuelan Turnovers

Venezuelan Turnovers

Empanadas are as much fun to make as they are to eat!

Ecuadorian Fish Soup

Ecuadorian Fish Soup

Discover this delicious combination of herbs and spices that are measured to perfection to create the famous Fish Soup of Ecuador!

Ecuadorian Potato Soup

Ecuadorian Potato Soup

Potatoes come in all shapes and sizes in South America, so it’s no wonder this Ecuadorian Potato Soup is so inspiring.

Peruvian Meat and Potato Stew

Peruvian Meat and Potato Stew

Carnivores will surely crave this pork, chicken, beef combination. And with just the right spices and seasoning, this Peruvian favorite will have them fighting for seconds.

Peruvian Quinoa Stew

Peruvian Quinoa Stew

This hearty Peruvian favorite, featuring quinoa, the healthy grain, is relatively easy to make. You’ll find its zesty, tomato-based taste is hard to resist.

Venezuelan Shredded Beef

Venezuelan Shredded Beef

Pabellon Criollo, which is made with flank steak, Black beans, rice and fried plantains is one of Venezuela’s national dishes. Make it for yourself, and you’ll understand why it’s so popular.

Colombian Chicken and Vegetable Soup

Colombian Chicken and Vegetable Soup

Everyone knows that chicken soup means “good for you” in any language. We think this Colombian interpretation of the culinary classic is especially wonderful.

Colombian Beans

Colombian Beans

Depending on the area of Colombia, some people will use the yellow or ripe plantain rather than the green one used here. Pig’s feet or other pork product is a common addition to this dish.

Brazilian Rice with Crabmeat and Coconut

Brazilian Rice with Crabmeat and Coconut

It doesn’t have to be a special occasion for you to make this Brazilian delicacy, but it will feel like Carnaval when you get a taste of this decadent dish.

Argentine Bean and Vegetable Stew

Argentine Bean and Vegetable Stew

A garden full of goodness, this Argentinean meal-in-a-pot is a delicious, as it is healthy!

Colombian Corn Pudding

Colombian Corn Pudding

From dulce de leche to flan to corn pudding to pastries, South American cooking has something for even the most passionate sweet tooth. With a few simple ingredients like milk, rice, corn and sugar, these lovely treats are just a few minutes away.

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