Empanadillas de carne (Beef Empanadas)


Asian chicken salad

Want a light and refreshing lunch option? Want to use that leftover chicken? Here’s my Asian chicken salad recipe!

Roasted Brussels Sprout Salad

Want to try something different? Check this super easy recipe. If you are already using the oven, just add this for a delicious side dish!

Homemade Sofrito

How to make a staple in PR cuisine that you can use in multiple dishes.

Bacon. Mac. And . Cheese.

BACON. MAC. AND. CHEESE. Do you need more info? Maybe on how to make it. It’s cheesy, creamy, bacon-y. Bacon. That is all. #foodblog #foodie #cooking

Instant pot Short Ribs!

T’was another winter storm warning. I saw in one of our local supermarkets (Fareway) that they had a sale on short ribs. I had never had short ribs before (or at least cooked them), so I jumped at the challenge in making a good winter meal. Little did I know that the short ribs that…

Creamy & Cheesy Polenta

As a music nerd every time I see the snow fall down I hear the words of Shakespeare. Specifically the Rutter version Blow, blow, thou winter wind,   Thou art not so unkind   As man’s ingratitude; Thy tooth is not so keen, Because thou art not seen, Although thy breath be rude.  Heigh-ho! sing, heigh-ho! unto the green holly: Most friendship…

Rice noodle Chicken Stir fry!

So, I had to kind of clean out my fridge to some meal prepping that I did previously and I was craving some stir fry! I recently went to an asian market here in the Des Moines metro. It was my first time in an Asian Market and I am thinking of making another post…

Chocolate Peanut Butter blondies

It was a typical winter night and I was craving for something sweet, so I searched online for a basic blondie bar and then added peanut butter, chocolate chips and made it my own! I loved them and my co-workers are loving it too. I made a HUGE batch of these. It makes for almost…

An ongoing food journey!

Hi! I’m José Clavell. I’m a conductor, teacher, blogger, and Moe the westiepoo‘s dad. My main blog is theartofmusicalpoetry.com. That blog talks about music, my life in general and how my life is an intersection of language, culture and music. I am also a self -proclaimed foodie. I love to cook and now that I…