Traditional Christmas Dinner Dominican Republic
Christmas and New Year Recipes. Bread â€œFlanâ€ Cake. Ponche de Desayuno (Breakfast Eggnog) Christmas Ginger Cookies. Turkey a la Dominicana Stuffed with Rice and Pigeon Peas. Ponche de Chocolate (Chocolate Eggnog) Pasteles en Hoja de Yuca (Cassava and Chicken Pockets) Christmas Carrot Cake. Empanaditas Dulces (Fruit Jam.
Without the special traditional dishes, lovingly prepared, Navidad just would not. a very large and substantial dinner is served with food, food and more food.
Dominican Republic. Moro de guandules con coco – rice with pigeon peas and coconut milk. Ensalada verde – Iceberg lettuce, onions, cucumber and tomatoes salad. Potato salad. Macaroni salad. Pasteles de hojas – a root tamales recipe and Christmas tradition adopted from Puerto Rico. Pig roast. Pollo al horno – roasted.
I had the brilliant (read: insane) idea of treating everybody to an â€œauthenticâ€ traditional Dominican Christmas meal on 23 December. But, enthusiasm aside .