Yexenia’s Sabor: Roasted Confetti Corn With Sweet Potatoes & Parsnips


My friend… Yexenia (Yexenia’s Sabor) has gifted us a last minute recipe for those of you that are struggling to add something new and sweet to your holiday feast. This is a super quick, easy, and tasty side dish for Thanksgiving. I took a Latin inspired corn recipe, and added sweet potatoes, parsnips, and a dash of cinnamon. You will not More...

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By Urban Jibaro On Monday, November 16th, 2015

3 Restaurants In Brooklyn That Will Satisfy Your Latino Cravings!

This is an expanded version of our Instagram and Facebook posts… Esperate… are you even following me on Social Media? if not;  I can be found @UrbanJibaro across all platforms Craving Latino More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, November 15th, 2015

Rioja Wine: Tempranillo Day Just Changed My Holiday Wine Menu.

Over the last few years, I have developed a new interest in wine and now that I have, I do not understand why Latinos do not drink wine more often. I wonder why it is not a bigger piece of our culture. I have been More...

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By Urban Jibaro On Thursday, September 24th, 2015

Snacks Are My Kryptonite… So Let’s Try Something Different.

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GlucernaContigo #CollectiveBias I have not discussed this with anyone really but my biggest obstacle to managing More...

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By Urban Jibaro On Friday, September 18th, 2015

The busy Latino family’s guide to throwing an end of summer party (after Labor Day!)

We are certainly good at dragging out the Summer way past Labor Day… Our friends at Nestle have shared this busy Latino family’s guide to throwing an end of summer party. They even sent us some samples More...

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By Urban Jibaro On Thursday, September 17th, 2015

Looking To Diversify Your [Healthy] Plate? Chef Colondres Wants To Inspire Your Next Meal!

Disclaimer: This is NOT sponsored content, this is just me teaming up with some folks to bring you some great recipes. With many people (like you and me) looking to eat healthier, there are tons of recipes calling More...

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By Urban Jibaro On Thursday, July 24th, 2014

How to make Heart Healthy RICE & BEANS – Boricua Style!

Healthy Rice And Beans Learn this traditional dish with a remix twist by watching our latest cooking episode. It’s RICE & BEANS baby!  I make it really easy to cook this amazing latin staple. You will More...

By Urban Jibaro On Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014

Ronaldo’s Cocina: Let’s become Latino Fit?!?!

Let’s become Latino Fit?!?! Why do we constantly try to look like those people we see in the magazines, on TV, or even at your own gym. Are we setting ourselves up for failure? To me it is “CRAZY” that we More...

By Urban Jibaro On Monday, June 2nd, 2014

Ronaldo’s Cocina: How To Make Avocado Mango Pineapple Salad

I’m a Cuban/Colombian/American salsa-dancing, cross-fit training, former US Marine and classically trained chef living the dream. My recipes are Cuban-inspired, passion-infused, naturally healthy and full More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, February 3rd, 2013

From Bogota To Brooklyn, The Bistro You Been Waiting For.

Brooklyn is the new gateway to Latin America, I just got back from my trip and the menu was my passport. A few weeks back, I had a great opportunity to meet with my friend Lisa Velazquez to catch up and brainstorm More...