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Monday 22 May 2017

Ice Cream So Close You Can Taste It

From TICO BULL - Uber customers can have an ice cream delivered to them on Friday. In 400...

Challenge Yourself To Go RAW!

COSTA RICA EXTRA - Since last November an Escazú restaurant offers a new option in the healthy foods...

The Power Of The “Imperial”!

QCOSTARICA - Imperial is Costa Rica's national beer, Ticos have been drinking it since 1924 and is no...

Cuba’s Flying Pizza

RICO’S JOURNAL – Watching this video brought back memories of my recent trip to Cuba. I didn’t try...

Little Caesars Pizzeria To Open First Restaurant in Costa Rica

QCOSTA RICA - The American pizza chain Little Caesars on Friday December 19 will be opening its first...

The “CHORIFRIJO”

COSTA RICA EXTRA -- While the family of the "Chifrijo" trademark battle it out with restaurants, one in...

Enjoy A Great Cup of Java and More This Weekend In Los Santos

Los Santos is holding its first coffee festival - Festival del Café - this weekend, where you can...

The Benefits of Eating Like a Local in Costa Rica

Eating like a local is one of the best ways to keep your cost of living low in...

Starbucks’ new super-expensive coffee: Geisha variety that sells for $7-a-cup

The Costa Rican Fince Palmilera is the company's most expensive coffee It is only available in 48 stores and...

Latin Americans Eat Junk Food To Feel Prosperous

(LATIN AMERICA NEWS) Via Fox News Latino-  Latin Americans see junk food as an "aspirational" product that helps...

RECIPE: a Vegan Macaroon Inspired by Costa Rica

I love me a good macaroon. And I love me some rich raw desserts. But as I write...

Light or Dark Roast Coffee, Which Has More Caffeine?

COSTA RICA EXTRA -- Which coffee has more caffeine? The short answer: It depends. Let’s dispel the most common...

Cervecita Bien Costarricense!

Q24N -  When Jesse Pine and his wife Agi moved from San Diego to Costa Rica three years...

Coffee At FRED el Explorador de Sabores

REVIEW:  FRED el  Explorador  de Sabores  is more than a coffee shop. Located in Plaza Mayor in Rohrmoser,...

Junk Food For The Festival de Luz Can Set A Family Back ¢20.000

The annual Festival de la Luz (Light Festival) is perhaps the most attended festival of the holiday season....

Turn Plantains Into Patacones

QTRAVEL by David Latt (Zester Daily) I was intimidated by plantains. Having eaten them in Latin American restaurants,...

Healthy is the New Sexy with Costa Rica’s Gallo Pinto

(PRNewswire) Adding a sexy, healthy spin to our familiar breakfast menu of pancakes, eggs and cereal is now...

Yummy Ceviche Goes Great With Costa Rica Christmas Dinner

COSTA RICA EXTRA - Ceviche (Spanish pronunciation: ) is a seafood dish popular in the regions of Central...

To Fridge of Not to Fridge Your Eggs?

An important distinction between Costa Rican eggs and in the United States and Canada is how they are...

Sugar From Costa Rica’s Mountains

Costa Rica and coffee are practically synonymous. But how much do you know about the country's caña (sugar...

HOT? Let This “Vodka-Lada” Help

QCOSTARICA - HOT? The last couple of days have been perfect beach weather in the Central Valley (San...

FAKE Olive Oil is Literally Everywhere! How To Know Whether It Is Fake Or Original?

Q24N - Olive oil is a part of the Mediterranean diet, and it has been used thousand years...

What Are Some of Nicaragua’s Popular Food?

TODAY NICARAGUA – Nicaragua is an interesting place, with a tumultuous history and a relatively peaceful present. and...

Tilapia That You Catch Yourself

QCOSTARICA (By Emiliana Garcia, Vozdeguanacaste) From a 200-square-meter lake, you can choose which Tilapia you want to eat...

Feria del Café 2014

Some 15.000 people are expected to attend the Feria del Café de Frailes, January 17, 18 and 19,...

Wait Continues For The First Hard Rock Cafe in Costa Rica

Natalia Santamaria Benavides, marketing and sales manager at Hard Rock Cafe Costa Rica. Photo: La Republica After facing building...

Maggi Wants You To Cook With Less Oil

QCOSTARICA - The Maggi brand launched a new product for those who want to use less in the...

Imaginary meal tricks the body into losing weight

YATZU (Planet Tech News) Salk researchers have developed an entirely new type of pill that tricks the body...

What to Eat in Costa Rica: Eight Dishes You Shouldn’t Miss

QTRAVEL via Travel & Leisure - Costa Rica is well known for its lush rainforests, epic surf spots,...

Enjoying Downtown San Jose’s International Restaurants

by Michael Miller (QCostarica) - We are often asked why we enjoy living in Downtown San José, Costa...

An Affordable Lunch in Costa Rica!

inding a good an affordable lunch in Costa Rica isn't that difficult, it you take the time look...

And Now The ‘Chiliguaro’ Is Also A Registered Name

COSTA RICA NEWS -- First it was the "chifrijo" that is being challenged by the registered owners of...