Lenny Karpman
MD Cardiologist, Chef, Traveller, Food author
Here is a collection of useful sites related to food
"Please, demistify Costa Rican fish...."
A collection of names used in Costa Rica cuisine plus an article about fish originally published at AM Costa Rica on Nov 29, 2005
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The Healthy Food Blog
An online journal that shows the importance of the foods that give vitamins and minerals which your body needs
In praise of the "casado"
The "casado" is the backbone of the Costa Rican menu. An article by Jay Brodell originally published in AM Costa Rica Oct 2005
Do you like Costa Rican Food?
A page from Tim´s The Real Costa Rica blog, with cookbook recommendations for you to prepare these dishes back home
How to play Tarzan in Costa Rica
A canopy tour in the Costa Rican rain forest is one of the best ways ways to defy gravity and get a bird´s eye view of the country.
Casual bird watching with Aventours
This nature-loving tour company will plan the perfect travel adventure with confort and enjoyment in mind
How to properly wash strawberries
Do you know what you have been eating with your strawberries? Watch this short video and learn how to clean this fruit.
Costa Rican Tamale recipe
Christmas season without tamales is just not complete. Here is the authentic recipe to try next Christmas or any time of the year.
Are you planning on visiting or moving to Costa Rica?
"Please, demistify Costa Rican fish...."
Weird factoids about Costa Rica
Did you know cookies made here are less tasty and are made with less sugar? Tangerines are called mandarines? There are no lemons?
Costa Rica Cuisine
Dining in Costa Rica doesn´t present the health problems that plague the unwary traveler elsewhere. From the Global Gourmet
The 31 places to go in 2010
Costa Rica makes #15 in this list compliled by the New York Times Travel Guide. It´s the birds what they recommend, though...
Creole Cooking School in Tilaran
Culinary enthusiasts: Learn to cook with fresh, local Costa Rican ingredients while staying in a secluded mountain Inn.