Gallo Pinto

This is a simple appetizer found all over Central America. It could easily be made from leftovers.

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Honduran Frijoles Refritos (Refried Beans)

When I first moved into my neighborhood, my neighbor brought over something folded into a tortilla for both my husband and I. She said it was a typical breakfast and she wanted to share something from her culture. It turns out she handed us each a Baleadas, a tortilla with refried beans, a little sour cream, and a little queso fresco. We thought it was very good and we were quite touched. She said sometimes you could put eggs and other ingredients in there too.

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