The St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort, Puerto Rico

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State Road 187 kilometer 4.2, Rio Grande, PR, 00745, United States   •  Weather:    •   Local Time:     •  Phone: (787) 809-8000  

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St. Regis Bahia Beach Chef Recipes

Bring Caribbean flair to your kitchen with recipes from Executive Chef, Rocio Varela, that you can make at home.

Plantain Mofongo stuffed with Chicken

Mofongo

  • 1 Large Fresh Plantain, peeled
  • 1 tsp Roasted garlic
  • 1 tsp Cilantro
  • 1 oz Butter
  • Salt, to taste
  1. Fry plantains until crisp. Place in mortar.
  2. Add cilantro, garlic, butter and salt. Mash.

Salsa Criolla

  • 2 tbsp Tomato paste
  • 1 Large Red Pepper, julienne
  • 1 Large Green Pepper, julienne
  • 1 Large Red Onion, julienne
  • 6 Leaves, Recao, halved
  • 2 tbsp Garlic, Minced
  • Salt, to taste
  1.  Sauce pot, sweat the peppers and onions until soft.
  2. Add tomato paste and garlic. Add water and simmer until thickened. Season.

Chicken breast

  • 1  chicken breast
  1. Season with adobo and grill the chicken
  2. Cut into sliceson a bias
  3. Place in a pan with garlic chopped and criolla sauce

Assembly:

  1. Mold, mofongo to desired shape or keep in mortar.
  2. Top mofongo with chicken  and sauce.

Garnish with herb oil and micro greens.