Rice with chicken gizzards


Ingredients 200 g chicken gizzards, cleaned and chopped 2 cups chicken broth 1 cup of rice 1 teaspoon annatto oil 1/2 onion, chopped 1 clove garlic, crushed 1/2 teaspoon paprika A handful of chopped cilantro Medium red pepper, chopped Chillies pepper to taste (or ají Chombo if available) Curry powder to taste Salt and pepper …

Guacho de pollo — Chicken wet rice


Guacho de pollo Chicken wet rice Last Saturday we celebrated the 496 anniversary of the foundation of Panama “La vieja” (the old). It was founded on August 15, 1519 by Pedro Arias Dávila and other 100 inhabitants. At the time, it was the first permanent European settlement on the Pacific Ocean, replacing the two cities …

Special Basmati fried rice


This was the third most popular recipe on my 100 thousand views celebration post.  As any other fried rice, this recipe is perfect for using whatever you have available in your fridge (within certain limits, of course), is delicious with cooked ham, chicken, or prawns. You may spice it up with some coriander or chilies… …

November 5th 1903


At dawn on November 3 ships "Cartagena", the "Alexander Bixio" and the American "Nashville" arrived at the Bay of Colon. On board of the Colombian ships were 500 well-armed Colombian soldiers, commanded by the generals Tobar and Amaya, his intention was to seize the port and then march to the capital, which was made not possible because  …