Recipe for Colombian limonada de coco (coconut/lime juice smoothie)

Colombian limonada de coco recipe

Colombian limonada de coco is a popular drink throughout Colombia which we loved and ordered with every meal when eating out. It’s a lime/coconut smoothie, which is particularly popular by the coastal Caribbean region in places like Cartagena and Barranquilla. Our recipe for Colombian limonada de coco is extremely simple to make, using only 4 ingredients … Read more Recipe for Colombian limonada de coco (coconut/lime juice smoothie)

Recipe for ajiaco – Colombian chicken and potato soup

Recipe for Colombian ajiaco chicken potato soup

Ajiaco is delicious Colombian comfort food. It is a chicken and potato soup, particularly popular in the capital city, Bogota. A typical Colombian ajiaco soup contains 3 different varieties of potatoes and the galinsoga herb. Locally this herb is called guasca and interestingly in the USA this herb is considered a weed and referred to as gallant soldier or potato … Read more Recipe for ajiaco – Colombian chicken and potato soup

Recipe for Colombian coco loco

Recipe for Colombian coco loco cocktails

We absolutely loved Cartagena in Colombia. We came here to celebrate Seb’s birthday with a boat trip around the islands. One of the things we discovered was the famous Coco Loco cocktail. Coco Loco literally means crazy coconut in Spanish. It’s a fresh coconut with vodka/tequila/rum/whiskey mixed in with the coconut water inside to produce an awesome beach … Read more Recipe for Colombian coco loco