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The Best Puerto Rican Food

What Puerto Rican food is the best of the best?

It was really hard to narrow down this list, but these are the Top 10 Puerto Rican Recipes I would share with someone who has never tried Puerto Rican food.

What should you know about Puerto Rican food? We don’t make bland food. It’s all packed with flavor and life!

This collection is what I would call “the essentials” if you’re trying to master the basics of Puerto Rican cuisine.

There is so much more to Puerto Rican food than just these recipes, but this is a great place to start!

Most of these are traditional Puerto Rican food, but I’ve also thrown in a couple newer classics as well.

If you’re a sweets lover like me, you’ll definitely want to check out my Top 11 Puerto Rican Desserts!

I’ll have to make a separate post for Puerto Rican appetizers because frituras might be my favorite category of all! Keep an eye out for that.

If you’d like see all the Puerto Rican recipes I’ve shared, check out that link.

Is there anything else you would add to this list? Please leave a comment below!

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White plate with espagueti verde garnished with grated cheese and cilantro
Espagueti Verde (Green Spaghetti)
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Johnnie B

Saturday 14th of November 2020

You have it right now young lady, Out of 760 emails received this one is of the best in all the West. Reminds me of my growing up in Brooklyn and my beautiful Mamasita, long gone now. I cannot thank you enough,and Bless your big heart for your kindness and you have no idea how much your Puerto Rican food is appreciated. GOD Bless you and all those you love. Respectfully Johnnie B

Rebekah

Saturday 14th of November 2020

Thank you, Johnnie. God bless you!