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Going LOCO for LOCRO!

Going LOCO for LOCRO!

I’m still in South America, and you know what that means? MORE INSANELY DELICIOUS RECIPES from my partner’s homeland! The first time I heard about locro, I was in Mendoza visiting my partner’s best friend and his family. I misheard the name as ‘loco’, which means ‘crazy’ in Spanish. And after trying locro, I indeed have gone off the deep end. LOCO for LOCRO! I don’t even know what to call it. A stew? A thick soup? A strange casserole? The…

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Pastel de Papas — Potato Pie from Argentina

Pastel de Papas — Potato Pie from Argentina

It’s been awhile since I’ve shared something from my kitchen, and part of that reason is because I’ve been on the road. In early May, my partner and I launched a 6 week South American family-and-friend visiting tour. We’ve been in Argentina for almost a month now, and while this country is famous for everything that comes off the grill, there are of course some other dishes that deserve some kitchen time. Pastel de papas, or potato pie, is one of my favorite…

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