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From the Kitchen: Plantain Fritters

Plantain fritters are a delicious and easy-to-make snack or side dish that is popular in many Latin American and Caribbean [...]

Recipe: Smash Tacos

Quick, easy, and tasty! Try this for your next taco treat. Thank you John Brockmeier for sharing. From the Howler [...]

Recipe: Chickpea And Black Bean Salad

A healthy and satisfying salad made with protein-packed chickpeas and black beans, mixed with fresh veggies and a zesty dressing. [...]

Simply Spanish: Wining & Dining

¿A qué horas abren? — What time do you open? ¿A qué horas cierran? — What time do you close? [...]

Reader’s Choice Dining: Grill Alvarito

Grill Alvarito Photo and contribution by Perry Thomas As you travel from Tamarindo to Huacas, before you get to town, [...]

Shrimp Mediterranean

When it comes to cooking with shrimp, there are endless possibilities. Whether you like them grilled, sautéed, or fried, shrimp [...]

Eight out of ten in Costa Rica take into account social networks where to eat out

QCOSTARICA – One in eight (78%) of people in Costa Ricans take into account what they see on social networks […]

Living Longer

Living Longer, Healthier & Happier         — Recipes from Costa Rica Cookbook Captures Flavors and Pura Vida […]

Piña Colada (instead of Cocktails)

The Pina Colada is one of the first things that comes to mind when people think of tropical drinks. Here […]

Recipe of The Month – Ceviche

Ceviche is a wonderfully refreshing snack or even meal made with white fish and cooked in lime juice. You can […]

Recipe of The Month – Snapper a la Talla

Ingredients Red Snapper a la Talla is perfect in its traditional presentation, a whole red snapper is butterflied and split […]

Golden Garden Cocktail

Ingredients A delightful cocktail made with Don Julio Tequila. This cocktail has a beautiful presentation and is just delishious. You […]

Brewing in Guanacaste

Alaks Three years after opening its doors as Costa Rica’s newest premier craft brewery, Brothers Of Ale Brewing is being [...]

La Carniceria Gourmet

La Carniceria Gourmet invites you to our store in Plaza Paseo del Mar, 2 km from the intersection of Huacas [...]

Recipe of the Month: Chef’s Special Tropical Cocktail

Chef’s Special Tropical Cocktail Ingredients This beautiful cocktail is sure to satisfy your tropical thirst. A rum cocktail with unique […]

Recipe of the Month: Lobster salad

Lobster Salad Ingredients This Lobster Salad is refreshing and a great complement to your dinner or even as a main […]

Recipe of The Month – Caesar Salad Dressing

Homemade caesar salad dressing is easy to make and much better than store bought. The Caesar is my favorite salad. […]

Recipe of the Month – Tacos de Pescador Fritos

Fish Tacos When you think of Tacos usually tortillas with beef, chicken or pork come to mind. Fish Tacos are […]

Recipe of the Month – Casarita Cocktail

Another winning cocktail. Are you ready to relax and watch the sunset in Costa Rica? Well, the Casarite Cocktail with […]

The Real Taste of Costa Rica “Chiliguaro”

There’s no question that chiliguaro is Costa Rica’s most famous cocktail. You can find this spicy shot at most bars [...]

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