Things You Can’t Buy in El Salvador

I recently returned from a trip to DC and, as is customary among Foreign Service folk, stuffed my suitcases with random items ranging from bourbon to dry shampoo. In my nine months living in El Salvador, I’ve found that I can purchase most things I need locally — either in local grocery stores, markets and malls or atContinue reading “Things You Can’t Buy in El Salvador”

Recipe: Slow Cooker Butter Chicken

You can find pretty much every kind of food in San Salvador: American, Chinese, Mexican, Vietnamese. Some of it is “good for El Salvador,” and some of it is good, period. There is a new(ish) Indian restaurant in San Salvador, Swagat El Salvador, which has delicious cuisine prepared by Indian chefs. It could compete against any IndianContinue reading “Recipe: Slow Cooker Butter Chicken”