Travel to Miami not required. Make Cuban croquetas de jamon (ham croquettes) at home with this easy to follow recipe. You can even make them in advance and cook from frozen! Croquetas are a perfect afternoon snack paired with Cuban coffee, light lunch, appetizer, or party food idea. * GoodieGodmother.com
Whether you're the one hosting a get-together or you want to come up with a creative dish to contribute to a friend's gathering, one thing's for certain: you'll rarely ever go wrong if you prepare something with a little international flair.
Cuban Black Bean Hummus from Food.com: This is a quick and delicious recipe that we enjoy at our house. We serve it with toasted baguette rounds, warm pita, and/or fresh veggie dippers. It is from "Memories of a Cuban Kitchen" by Mary Urrutia Randelman. Delicioso!