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Sonia’s Way: Mofongo & Puerto Rican Culture

Season 51 Episode 1 | 7m 22s

Mofongo connected ALMA’S WAY creator Sonia Manzano to her Puerto Rican heritage. In this segment, she’ll talk about why mofongo was included in the series, and introduce us to a Puerto Rican family in Queens, NY, cooking mofongo for the first time.

Aired: 02/21/24
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