Sep 12, 2015


Copyright © by Norman Van Aken, 2013

Yield: 15-16 (3 inch) arepas


Arepas are rich, cheese-topped cornmeal cakes and wonderful in a rather hedonistic way, though you might not know it if your only prior experience of them comes from Latin American street fairs and carnivals. I adore these cakes and look for all manner of ways in which to use them. Try them with a lean bowl of chicken soup or Sopa de Pavo (page 71), or a bowl of chili.

Fried Shrimp

Sep 5, 2015


Croqueta Preparadas

Aug 29, 2015

  Gas up the 'Word On Food Mobile' Sherman!

Endangered Malaysian tigers have a reason to celebrate at the Palm Beach Zoo and Conservation Society in West Palm Beach - their habitat has been expanded and enhanced.

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Aug 22, 2015

    Taste Traveling for Honduran’s Favorite Soul Food

08/20/15 - Thursday’s Topical Currents discusses community health services for independent living. 

Hot Fudge Sundaes

Aug 17, 2015

   Blue Laws, Lightening Bugs & Ambrosial Dreams

Not lost in translation. Dim Sum “Touches the Heart”.


Aug 3, 2015

A Magic Carpet Ride back to India via The Big Apple!

Miami-Dade County Public Library System / Courtesy

Books have always been an integral part of any library.  Now, the Miami-Dade Public Library System offers arts programs and services for every age group and every interest.  

For this Sunday's Breakfast with the Arts, Caroline Breder-Watts talks with Jack Varela of MDPLS about the varied programs offered by libraries.

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