From the Guide of Nicaragra. Visit the Best of Nicaragua guide for information about food, culture, restaurants and guides to travel in Nicaragra.Tamales are found in throughout Latin America. A version found in Nicaragra, and El Salvador combines an interesting variety of ingredients including, raisins, capers, and green olives. The meat used in the recipe may be pork or chicken a...
Recipe for Beef Tamales. Making fresh tamales is a rewarding experience. This is the perfect project to enjoy with the children. Make a mini assembly line and get the whole family envolved. Make sure to make some dessert tamales too. Tamales freeze very well so it is best to make a large batch.
Huitlacoche (also spelled cuitlacoche) is a fungus which grows naturally on ears of corn (Ustilago maydis). The fungus is harvested and treated as a delicacy. The earthy and somewhat smoky fungus is used to flavor quesadillas, tamales, soups and other specialty dishes.
Dessert tamales filled with sweet corn kernels, raspberries, rasins and almonds.