Karina Taveras is a cook who loves to write and a writer who loves to cook (with sazón!). Her stories have appeared in Saveur, Islands, and the NY Daily News. She’s the Executive Editor of Latinfoodie, a food and lifestyle blog, and host of Get Spiced NYC, a YouTube web series. Her favorite Dominican snacks are quipes and pastelitos.


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