This has to be my favorite way of making rice with beans, but I, too, can’t imagine Gallo Pinto without Salsa Lizano. Last time I looked, it wasn’t being imported to
Gallo Pinto is the national dish of Costa Rica and no one who’s visited will forget Tico beans and rice. This is the authentic recipe for “spotted rooster”
Rice and beans is a combination found all over the world, but it’s not just for lunch and dinner. This Costa Rican dish, which translates into “Painted Rooster
Salsa Lizano is a Costa Rican condiment and can be found in Latin American specialty markets or online.
Add black beans, reserved cooking liquid, and Salsa Lizano, stirring to combine. Simmer for 5 minutes, until slightly thickened and little bit of the liquid is
Salsa is the Spanish, Italian, Greek and Turkish (salça) term for sauce, and in English-speaking countries usually refers to the sauces typical of Mexican cuisine
There is a particular bottled salsa on every table in Costa Rica. It’s called Lizano and the first time you taste it you have to stop and think a minute. Do I like it
Lizano Recipes to give you ideas on how to cook Costa Rican style.
A casado (Spanish, “married man”) is a Costa Rican meal using rice, black beans, plantains, salad, a tortilla, and an optional entrée that may include chicken, beef
Chipotle Shrimp Salad. Plump, delicious grilled shrimp, crispy romaine lettuce, beans and corn mix, fresh salsa and avocado, shredded cheese topped with a smokey