The Food of Dominican Republic / La Comida de República Dominicana
LETTERS Y and Z
– (pronounced like Jew-ca) Cassave or cassava, a long tuber vegetable. Also known as yucca. .(more information about Yuca – new window)
(frio frio) – Snow cone. Shaved ice with flavored liquid that is usually homemade local fruit flavors.
– Tangy yet sweet fruit. It has a dull brown skin with sticky orange flesh and lots of fiber. This fruit makes a wonderful juice drink.