Classic Central and South American Dishes
Take a culinary tour of "the other Americas" by experimenting with traditional flavors of Venezuela, Chile, Peru, and more.
Tamales are extremely popular throughout both Central and Latin America. They consist of a meat filling wrapped in corn dough and corn husks, plantain leaves, or chard. Tamales vary in size, depending on the country and whether or not they are served as a main meal or smaller side dish or appetizer. These beef tamales take some time to prepare, but are well worth the wait!
Recipe: Beef Tamales
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