If You Like Grilled Cheese, You'll Adore These Arepas

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ISO a Better Arepa

by zackly 11 months ago

I occasionally make arepas wiith P.A.N. pre-cooked corn meal water & salt. I find them too dense. I'm thinking of adding all-purpose flour and baking powder to make them a little lighter (leavened)...

ArepaZone in DC - Report

by Steve 2 years ago

There is a location of ArepaZone on 14th just south of Thomas Circle, one in Union Station, and I think they run a location in Audi Field, the new home of DC United. These are Venezuelan arepas...

Arepa Flour

by sch89 11 years ago

A friend from Venezuela has promised to make Arepas, but bemoans the fact she does not know where she can purchase the proper flour. If anyone knows where it can be found in Boston (please not outs...

Pilón Kitchen Venezuelan Food Truck | Windsor • Santa Rosa • Ukiah

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

A friend alerted me to a new Venezuelan food truck, Pilón Kitchen, at the Sunday morning farmers market in Windsor (Sonoma County). Last week I made a point to get over there to try it.


by Fritz 3 years ago

I'm looking for yellow corn arepas for home use in midtown. I found good ones in the fridge section of a distant market, but midtown would be more convenient. These are the ones I've found prev...

Aura's Kitchen | Colombian style Arepas @ Sunday Marina Farmers Market

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 years ago

On a rainy Sunday in January, I stopped by the booth for Aura's Kitchen at the farmers market in Marina. The simplest and quickest snack to grab was a hot, cheese-filled arepa to munch on in the ca...

Arepas, papusas, gorditas, sopes, huraches, panuchos....

by Shrinkrap 5 years ago

I've got a lot of masa harina I bought.....twice...to thicken some chili, and wan't to try some other things. On the one hand, I can get good prepared masa. OTOH, in the spirit of the reduce th...


by Carlucho 5 years ago

Is DFW ready to eat authentic Venezuelan food? By someone who cares quality ingredients, good cooking procedure, warm and kind service in a small family bussines. This could be my project in future...

Arepas in dfw?

by ChefJM 8 years ago

So I visited Venezuela in the spring and fell in love with these corn cakes called arepas. They are corn cakes made from masa dough. They can be eaten plain, stuffed with cheese and meats also. Ver...

Epa Chamo Venezuelan Arepas Bar and Grill - Durham, NC

by ToothTooth 5 years ago

Now open at 730 Ninth Street. http://www.yelp.com/biz/epachamo-durham Anyone been yet?

Hola Arepa

by gildeddawn 5 years ago

Just went for the first time last night, and thought it deserved a thread of its own. (Some mentions in other threads, I know, but I didn't find anything comprehensive.) We loved it! The food wa...

Arepa Fans - Avila Bistro (Aventura)

The Chowfather
by The Chowfather 5 years ago

New Venezuelan spot in Aventura next to Anthony's Coal Fired Pizza is serving legit arepas. - Arepa Pelua. Pulled beef & yellow cheese.

Arepas and Empanada suggestions

by MoPet 5 years ago

My first post, though I have perused Chow Hound frequently! I recently bought a package of frozen cheese arepas. Preparation ideas welcomed. Also would like suggestions for savory baked empa...

DTW- new Venezuelan restaurant-El Rey de las Arepas

by Michigan Mishuganer 5 years ago

El Rey de las Arepas 6874 St. John Street (near MI ave), Detroit (313) 307-2210 https://www.facebook.com/pages/El-Rey-de-las-Arepas/759053190823307 anyone try, any reports yet?

ISO authentic arepa/taco meat recipes

by itryalot 6 years ago

Looking for the following recipes: 1. Authentic shredded or pulled chicken and beef recipe for tacos - more Mexican. I have queso fresco but the reddish pulled meat is a mystery. 2. Authentic ...

Sausage Showdown: Ben's Chili Half Smoke VS Monserrate's Chorizo Arepa

by Steve 6 years ago

DATELINE: Arlington, VA Monserrate, a small Colombian market and restaurant on Glebe Rd., just north of Rte 50. Usually it looks deserted. As a 'side dish', they offer a big fat chorizo, all j...

The Arepa Lady Moves Indoors

by Dave Feldman 6 years ago

Serious Eats's Max Falkowitz reports that Cano's family will be running a year-round spot at 77-02AA Roosevelt Avenue that will include more varieties of arepas. I'm very happy for her. http:...

Where to buy true arepa flour in Monmouth County?

by DaphneW 6 years ago

I've been to a number of markets in the greater Monmouth County area and cannot find arepa flour. Well-intended folks who work at some of these spots have tried to steer me to cornmeal. Not the sam...

Arepa flour

by AikiLou 6 years ago

Does anybody know if(and or where) I can buy Arepa flour either in Berkshire County or I Rhode Island? Either location works well for me. Thanks...