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Latin America & Caribbean

If you want to discuss food in Latin America or the Caribbean, use this tag. We also have Location tags for each of the countries in those regions, which you can browse here.

Meet Goya: One of America’s Oldest Hispanic-Owned Food Companies

You may be surprised to learn that one of America’s oldest food companies is best known for its canned beans and packaged rice varieties. For more than 80 years, Goya Foods has been one of the leading...
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Grand Cayman

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by dcbbq 1 year ago

We're headed to grand Cayman for my first trip, and it looks like Chowhound posts are almost all from 6 or more years ago. We'll be 4 adults (one gluten avoider but not fanatical) and a so-far ver...

Tallow vs Lard

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by borisabrams 13 days ago

Hey! So i saw Epic's Grass Fed Tallow in a store and was intrigued by it. Online it seems that neither tallow nor lard have any real taste and can be used interchangeable. Does the same rin...

BVI recs - cheap eats to date night

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by georgeanna 3 months ago

Can anyone offer an update on BVI recommendations? We're bare boating for 10 days. Will have two nights aboard in Road Town, where we'll definitely eat out. Beyond that, we're unscheduled and open ...

Help - vegetarian food in Buenos Aires??

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by yvettem 4 years ago

Hi there! I'm staying in the Palermo neighbourhood of buenos aires in December. I'm wondering if anyone can provide some advice as to restaurants that would have vegetarian options. I'm vegetarian ...

Bermuda Rent A Chef?

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by wmp 8 years ago

We will be going to Bermuda for the first time - 2 families with kids from ages 9 - 19. We would like to hire a chef for an evening to cook for us at the house we have rented - any suggestions? ...

Bermuda: Portuguese food? Good casual food?

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by HaveSpoonWillCook 4 months ago

Hi fellow Chowhounders, happy to be visiting Bermuda next week! Does anybody have any recommendations for good Portuguese food? Also good not too greasy casual food or cool food stores? I understan...

Puerto Rico: Santurce market?

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by sarosenthall 6 months ago

Years ago, I read a Gourmet article in which the chef Alberto Ayala raved about the pique sauce he buys (in reused rum bottles) from a stand in the Santurce market in San Juan. (Stand is described ...

Who has Recent experience in CUBA?

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by ChristianW 7 months ago

Travel in Cuba is now possible, albeit a hurdle or two. There doesn't seem to much recent chatter about anything Cuban here on the Chow. I am reaching out for Chowhound suggestions.

Cartagena Colombia Trip Report Feb 2019

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by kroghj1 8 months ago

The postings on Cartagena are a little light so my wife and I figured we would contribute our findings from a recent 5 night trip to Cartagena Colombia. We found it very easy to eat well here wi...

Tucker's Point Bermuda

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by udunphy 3 years ago

This question has been asked before, but I would love some updated recommendations. My husband and I live in NYC and are visiting Bermuda and staying at Tucker's Point for 5 nights over Easter (...

Colombia: Bogota, Boyaca, Cartagena

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by dostrovs 9 months ago

We just spent 9 productive days in Colombia, visiting the region of Boyaca, Bogota and Cartagena. We have enjoyed our trip immensely. Even considerable effort on the part of Avianca to make our Col...

Curacao dining recommendations

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by jacolis 1 year ago

Hi all, Visiting Curacao for a week over Christmas. Trying to identify some good restaurants. Looking at some older threads I picked a few but some of the recommended ones have closed. Does a...

Recs in San Juan, St. Maarteen & St. Kitts

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by cincodemayo1 4 years ago

The fiancée and I can't take off a lot of time for a big honeymoon so we're doing a 7-day Royal Caribbean cruise out of Ft. Lauderdale. We're from South Florida, so no need for recs there, but we'r...

Grand Cayman - Copper Falls

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by HaveSpoonWillCook 10 months ago

This used to be our go-to for great steaks, ambiance, consistent quality. Then I went there a month ago with friends, and while my filet mignon was perfect, the striploins were so-so. Our sauces ca...

Five nights in San Juan

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by dcbbq 11 months ago

We'll be staying in the Condado, and are looking for post-hurricane updates

Vacation in Barbados

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by DatChef 1 year ago

I'm heading to Barbados in December with my family. (Husband and 2 teenage boys.) We're staying in St. James Parish not far from Holetown. We are staying in a house, not a hotel so we'd like to do ...

Aruba Recommendations

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by romeschica 1 year ago

Visiting in early December with a 4 and 2 year old. Will be staying in Palm Beach (near the Holiday Inn) and won't have a car rental. Please suggest outdoor dining options that is easy to get to...

Argentina (Buenos Aires) and Uruguay

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by dostrovs 1 year ago

There is a good reason why CH has such a paucity of the information on Argentina and Uruguay. Both of these sufficiently attractive countries are not culinary destinations. I will try to summarize ...

Dining in Bermuda

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by tracycaroline 1 year ago

Need some recs for an anniversary dinner in Bermuda in later June. I've checked out reviews, but have been uninspired. We are not looking for some thing fancy per se... just some good food with a...

Aruba Dining Advice

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by CocoDan 1 year ago

Haven't been back to Aruba for a few years. Wondering what's new on the dining scene? How about the old standbys? No El Gaucho! Want to Enjoy, CocoDan