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SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA - APRIL 30: Pork spare ribs from Heritage Barbecue in San Juan Capistrano on Friday, April 30, 2021. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz/MediaNews Group/Orange County Register via Getty Images)

The holidays always remind me of family and food. I’m of Dominican descent and my favorite thing is when my family gets together to make the yummiest dishes.

If you are visiting a Dominican family for Christmas dinner, here are some of the mouthwatering dishes you could expect to eat.

Or if you want to contribute to a potluck dinner, I got you. Click here to learn more about what to cook.

Enjoy and Happy Holidays!

  • 1. PUERCO ASADO OR ROAST PORK/CHICKEN

  • 2. PASTELES EN HOJA

  • 3. PATTIES OF YUCCA

  • 4. RUSSIAN SALAD

  • 5. TELERA BREAD

  • 6. EGGNOG

  • 7. TURRON

  • 8. DRY FRUITS AND NUTS

  • 9. APPLES/ GRAPES/ PEARS

  • 10. “GOMITAS”