Posted on 03. Mar, 2017 by Colin.
A recipe to make Aguardiente Sours using the standard Pisco Sour recipe with Colombian aguardiente instead of pisco.
Posted on 02. Mar, 2017 by Colin.
Frito-Lay has introduced its fourth and fifth varieties of Doritos corn chips. Part of a series examining how “emerging” Peru’s economy is.
Posted on 16. Feb, 2017 by Colin.
Short vignette on how I spent $20 on water during lunch in Lima, Peru on Valentine’s Day.
Posted on 06. Dec, 2016 by Colin.
Taking another look at La Moradita, the epic trainwreck soft-drink failure launched by Inca Kola in Peru. Maybe it started as a good idea?
Posted on 24. May, 2016 by Colin.
A look at Peruvians’ strange and quirky fear of the cold, especially cold drinks.
Posted on 09. Feb, 2015 by Colin.
An overview of the Arequipa tradition of sucking bones and eating skin, as well as some local varieties of animal organs.
Posted on 20. Jan, 2015 by Colin.
A look at Inca Kola’s epic failure to sell a chicha morada soda.
Posted on 30. Jul, 2014 by Colin.
Descriptions of the worst staples in Colombian food, which may be the continent’s worst cuisine.
Posted on 16. Oct, 2013 by Colin.
My top Lima tourism recommendations, including gastronomy, La Punta de Callao, Magic Water Circuit, Gamarra, Larco Museum, and more.
Posted on 22. Jan, 2013 by Colin.
Description of the tourism scene and the fun to be had on Colombia’s paradise island in the Caribbean Sea, San Andres.
Posted on 13. Nov, 2012 by Colin.
Descriptions and pictures of the best local food from Arequipa, Peru.
Posted on 23. Sep, 2012 by Colin.
SUMMARY:A breakdown by several criteria for which is the better country for expats to live in: Colombia or Peru.