With the talented food writer Mary Luz Mejia coming by to chat about maintaining a connection to her Colombian roots through food, this classic dish from the Pacific coast of Colombia seemed like a good choice. A version of Arroz con Pollo – chicken baked with rice – that’s found all across Latin America, Arroz Atollado is notable for its addition of Colombian chorizo, the distinctive Aliños seasoning paste for the chicken, and the plantain and avocado garnishes.
#GF #vegan option available
7pm TABLE TALK: Mary Luz Mejia
Award-winning food/travel journalist & food TV producer talks about reconnecting with her Colombian roots and sharing them with Canadians, one food festival, one recipe, one dish at a time.
Len Senater is the founder and proprietor of The Depanneur, who happily cooks for his friends and neighbours every Tuesday night.