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Collection by Gianna Bond • Last updated 11 days ago

Gianna Bond

Pernil - Authentic Puerto Rican Slow Roasted Pork

3 reviews
5.5 hours

Puerto Rican pernil is one of my all time favorite dishes. You can eat this alone or make tacos, tostadas, quesadillas and it freezes well also. This is the best pernil recipe I have ever made and it gives a really tender, slow cooked juicy pork with wonderful flavors. Be sure you save the juice, separate it from the fat and add it back to the meat! Que rico!

Shredded Beef Enchiladas

47 reviews
8.5 hours

Beef Enchiladas made with tender shredded beef cooked in a simple homemade enchilada sauce, then layered in tortillas and cheese to make delectable enchiladas.

Italian Zucchini Bake

This Italian Zucchini Bake is made from scratch with Pecorino Romano and Parmesan! It's based on my Mom's zucchini casserole recipe that's a huge family

Pan de Leche -

3 reviews
43 minutes

Soft and fluffy buns filled with a creamy and smooth milk cream, you are going to love this Pan de Leche for an indulgent bread treat.


Pumpkin Coquito - A Puerto Rican Eggnog Cocktail Perfect for Fall!

This Pumpkin Coquito is extra creamy and filled with all the flavors of Fall! I took my 5-star rated Coquito and gave it a fun pumpkin twist!

Guava Pastelitos

Guava pastelitos (guava pastry) made with just puff pastry and guava paste. These sweet guava puffs look so fancy but are so easy!

Pernil Recipe | Puerto Rican Pork Shoulder — The Mom 100

9 reviews
6.5 hours

This Puerto Rican pork shoulder recipe is an amazing party dish.

Easy Chicken and Dumplings with Biscuits - This is Not Diet Food

Easy Chicken and Dumplings recipe using Pillsbury canned refrigerated biscuits and shredded rotisserie chicken, perfect cold weather comfort food.

A Self-Guided Walking Tour of Old San Juan - Somto Seeks

A walking tour is the perfect way to see Old San Juan. This guide, which includes a map, shows you how to create your own self-guided walking tour.

Family recipe: The best Coquito (Puerto Rican Eggnog) recipe | Fab Everyday

Coquito is Puerto Rican eggnog, made with rum and coconut milk. This is my adaptation of my family’s traditional coquito. This is the BEST coquito recipe!

10 Unforgettable Experiences To Have In Puerto Rico - Miss Adventures Abroad

If you are looking for an unforgettable Caribbean vacation destination, look no further than Puerto Rico. This beautiful island has something to offer everyone. City lovers will quickly become enchanted by the colorful and historic San Juan. Nature girls and boys are sure to love the incredible and lush El Yunque rainforest. Those looking to…

3 Excursions in Puerto Rico You Must Try on Your Next Family Vacation

These excursions in Puerto Rico were the best activities we did during our vacation! We loved these Puerto Rico tourism tips and things to do.

Southern Fried Yellow Squash

You don't have to "deep-fry" yellow squash to call it Southern-Fried. A simple & easy Southern side dish made with summer-yellow squash.

Puerto Rican Mofongo Relleno (Paleo, AIP) — The Curious Coconut

MOFONGO! This is my favorite Puerto Rican dish ever and it is surprisingly flavorful and addictive with only 4 simple ingredients. Learn my Puerto Rican in-laws' traditional recipe here! It's naturally Paleo and even AIP - feels like a treat but it is a great source of nutritious starch and healthy

Puerto Rico: Pernil Asado

Pernil or pernil asado is a leg or shoulder of pork marinated and roasted for several hours. This dish is a Christmas tradition in Latin America.