What is a traditional dinner in Colombia?

Bandeja Paisa, a traditional dish from Antioquia and the “Eje Cafetero” which consists of white rice, red beans, ground beef, plantain, chorizo, morcilla, chicharron, arepa, avocado and a fried egg. Along with Ajiaco, the bandeja paisa is considered to be one of the national dishes.

What is the main meal of the day in Colombia?

In general breakfast is quite important in Colombia and consists of fruit juice, coffee or hot chocolate, fruit, eggs and bread. Lunch which is served between 12 and 14pm is the main meal of the day – at least in the countryside.

What food is Medellin known for?

Flavors of Medellín: 7 Colombian foods you have to try

  • La bandeja paisa. Eating the bandeja paisa is like having several different Colombian dishes at once. …
  • Las arepas. There’s nothing quite like a hot arepa fresh off the skillet. …
  • Mondongo. …
  • Mazamorra. …
  • Fríjoles antioqueños. …
  • Sancocho. …
  • Buñuelos.

What do Colombians eat for snack?

Today, I want to tell you about ten of the most popular snacks you will find Colombians munching on.

  1. Arepas. …
  2. Deditos de Queso (“Cheese Fingers”) …
  3. Empanadas. …
  4. Pastel Gloria. …
  5. Bocadillo with Cheese. …
  6. Chicharrones. …
  7. Kebabs. …
  8. Papas Rellenas (Stuff Potatoes)
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