Growing up in Washington Heights there’s no holiday celebration without the Roast Pork Shoulder (Pernil). Ladies December crept up on us, and I know holidays can be stressful but I have to admit they are fun especially for the little ones. Although the holiday can be stressful we look forward spending time with Family and friends, eating delicious food and enjoying holiday cocktails.
How to make Sofrito from scratch
El sofrito/sazon es la base del sabor latino (is the base ingredients for the Latin taste),for many Latin dish especially in the Dominican and Puerto Rican household. If you grew up in a Dominican household you knew when it was dinner time because as soon as the doors to the house opened you were greeted by the delicious aroma scent of the sazón /sofrito, which intensified your hunger.