Ingredients: 2 lbs of big fresh shrimp bought from an old toothless man with a big grin. His big cooler should be pretty well worn and kept in the middle of his shack. It also helps that he has old fishing net strewn about, so you are sure to get tangled in it. Maybe an old lazy dog with three legs adds a little extra fun. … [Read more...] about Boiled Shrimp in Salt Water
A nutritional snack/meal for 60 cents in Guatemala. When I’m in the mood for a simple meal and not wanting to do dishes, I make a quick trip to the market and gather these ingredients. I’ll sit outside my room with a nice view and open my trusty pocketknife and slap these ingredients on a hot fresh tortilla. Squeeze some lime and green picante sauce on top and enjoy nature’s … [Read more...] about Guatemala Tortilla with Avocado
This chicken meal will cost you about 15 Q in Guatemala. That is about 2 US dollars and includes the drink. The basket in the left rear has some tortillas in it. It's a pretty filling meal and these family run restaurants are pretty clean. They even brought me a bowl of soup to eat with my meal that was included. … [Read more...] about Typical meal in Guatemala for less than 2 US dollars.
Green Tomatoes (bought from some old farmer on the side of the road in overalls) White Flour Stone Ground Corn Meal Sea Salt & Fresh Ground Pepper Fresh Brown Eggs Canola Oil or your favorite oil … [Read more...] about Fried Green Tomatoes
When not pursuing his favorite sport of chasing balls around the house. Amos puts his skills to work in the kitchen. … [Read more...] about Famous Amos Potato Salad