Category: New Jersey



In the heart of Frank Sinatra’s hometown sits the charming Zafra, the first restaurant owned by Cucharamama owner, Maricel Presilla.  The Cuban expression “making a zafra”, which means harvesting sugar cane, is represented with an authentic sugar cane… Read More

Cucharama Oven


If you are looking for a delectable meal off the beaten path look no further than Cucharamama.  Located just outside of Manhattan, this one-of-a-kind restaurant had me feeling the essence of Latin America.  Translated as “mother spoon”, hinted by… Read More