Bolivian Recipes

Bolivian Recipes traditionally stem from a combination of Spanish cuisine with local native ingredients. This Bolivian food recipes website will introduce you to many traditional Bolivian recipes. Here you can find diverse recipes from drinks, appetizers, entrées and desserts.

The three staples of Bolivian food are potatoes, corn and beans. Over the years, these main staples have been combined with rice, wheat and meat creating traditional Bolivian food recipes. If you are looking for specific Bolivian food or even South American food recipes, you will find what you are looking for here and by using these staples you will create hearty and healthy meals.

The Bolivian food website will excite those who love to learn new cooking and meal techniques. Without forgetting Bolivian dessert recipes, you can create a whole meal finishing with a sweet dish that will leave your friends asking for more.

Palta Rellena

Palta Rellena Recipe type: Entree   Palta Rellena is a Bolivian chicken and shrimp stuffed avocado. Ingredients 4 oz shrimp, peeled and cooked 2 avocados ½ banana, sliced 2 tsp lemon juice ¼ cup mayonnaise 1 tbsp half & half salt and black pepper 1 pinch paprika 1 pinch sugar 1½ cups chicken, cooked and diced … Continue reading

Silpancho

Silpancho Recipe type: Entree   Silpancho is a Bolivian food recipe of steak with eggs in sauce. Ingredients cooking oil for deep-frying 4 potatoes, cut into strips 4 bananas, sliced 4 eggs 1 onion, finely chopped 1 #version# … Continue reading

Squash Soup

Squash Soup Recipe type: Soup   Squash Soup is a Bolivian food recipe with hot chilies, onions and carrots. Ingredients 2 tablespoons butter 2 medium onions, chopped 2 medium carrots, chopped 2 cloves of garlic, chopped 1 cup tomato puree 2 fresh, hot chilies, seeded and chopped 2½ pounds butternut squash, peeled and cubed 5 cups … Continue reading

Picante de Pollo | Spicy chicken

Picante de Pollo | Spicy chicken Recipe type: Entree   Picante de Pollo | Spicy chicken is a Bolivian food recipe with potatoes, peas and onions. Ingredients 1 whole Chicken (4-5 lbs) 3 lbs. peeled potatoes 1 cup green peas 1 large onion, diced 3 tablespoons of red chili pepper powder (ají) 1 tablespoon paprika ½ … Continue reading

Ground Beef Stew

Ground Beef Stew Recipe type: Entree   Ground Beef Stew is a Bolivian food recipe with onions, tomatoes and bananas. Ingredients 1 lb. coarsely ground or finely chopped beef 6 cups of water ½ cup of vegetable oil 2 large onions, coarsely chopped 2 large tomatoes, peeled and coarsely chopped 2 green bananas, sliced crosswise into … Continue reading